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Cranko 'SHELL' toy train fuel wagon

Cranko 'SHELL' toy train fuel wagon

Bruce Macdonald collection
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Toy railway cars
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No.5 Kangaroo Hunting, Australia, compliments of Singer Sewing Machines

No.5 Kangaroo Hunting, Australia, compliments of Singer Sewi...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Australia
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Singer Manufacturing Co
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Jim Webb sitting at the wheel of a car with his wife Hope (nee Faithfull) standing beside him in the driveway

Jim Webb sitting at the wheel of a car with his wife Hope (n...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Courtroom sketch by Veronica O'Leary at the Chamberlain trial, dated 8 October 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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Weapon - Spearthrower

Weapon - Spearthrower

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spearthrowers
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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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Circular Quay, Sydney, N.S.W. in 1788

Circular Quay, Sydney, N.S.W. in 1788

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Circular Quay, Sydney Cove, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1910
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Pair of lady's two-tone calf-length boots

Pair of lady's two-tone calf-length boots

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Boots
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Farmers Co Ltd
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1880
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The picturesque track to Olinda Falls, Victoria

The picturesque track to Olinda Falls, Victoria

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Olinda Falls Reserve, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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W. Whyte's Chemist Shop

W. Whyte's Chemist Shop

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1909
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Colour photograph of Rodney Baker and Kit Hokanson in front of Tasmania's Peace Bus

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Hobart Peace Centre collection
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Photographs
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Rodney Baker
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1984
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Lily Molloy kneeling down and holding a posy in her lap

Lily Molloy kneeling down and holding a posy in her lap

Kevin Hannan collection
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Esna Studio
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1915
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Incised wooden narrow shield

Incised wooden narrow shield

South Eastern Australian Shields and Club collection
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Shields
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A Johannsen & Co Two Day Marine Chronometer No 8094, with accessories in a wooden case, used in HMAS Hobart

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Department of Defence collection
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Chronometers
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London, England
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A Johannsen & Co
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Postcard with an illustration depicting two kangaroos fighting

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1906
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Jacob's Ladder, below Sherbrooke Falls, Victoria

Jacob's Ladder, below Sherbrooke Falls, Victoria

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sherbrooke Falls, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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The Chalet, Mt Hotham, Vic

The Chalet, Mt Hotham, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mount Hotham, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Garden Walk & Mary River, Maryborough, Queensland.

Garden Walk & Mary River, Maryborough, Queensland.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mary River, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Eagle.

Eagle.

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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Nanguruma
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1969
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Gardiner Two Day Marine Chronometer No 5/3947 in wooden case

Gardiner Two Day Marine Chronometer No 5/3947 in wooden case

Department of Defence collection
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Chronometers
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London, England
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R Gardner
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1893
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Berrima

Berrima

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Berrima, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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King Pepper of the Biria Burdekin River 1897

King Pepper of the Biria Burdekin River 1897

L Richard Smith breastplate collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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1897
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Spearheads
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Stingray.

Stingray.

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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Tarunga
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1969
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Glass plate negative - Wagon carrying 8-tonne load, Victoria River, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1922

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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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1922
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Cooma Street, Yass

Cooma Street, Yass

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Yass, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Mosman Bay

Mosman Bay

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mosman Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Manuscript containing handwritten reminiscences by Hope Webb (nee Faithfull) of Springfield

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Manuscripts
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Courtroom sketch 'Mrs Chamberlain' by Veronica O'Leary, dated 13 October 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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Ethel Faithfull, seated with baby Florence [Bobbie] on her lap and Lilian Hazel standing on the left.

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Wood carving - female human figure

Wood carving - female human figure

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Wood carvings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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View at Belgrave, Vic

View at Belgrave, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Belgrave, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Great Gardens of the Western World

Great Gardens of the Western World

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Gardening books
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St. Paul's Church from the South End of Swanston St., Melbourne, in the 'Fifties'

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1850
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Certificate awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, 1884, Second Prize.

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Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Certificates
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1884
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Large component to a bridge being floated on two barges on a river

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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'Puntawarri, Jilakurru and Kumpupirntily' by Dadda Samson and Judith Samson, 2008

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Canning Stock Route collection
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Dadda Samson
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2008
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Town Hall, Ararat, Vic

Town Hall, Ararat, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Ararat, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Two  photographs. One depicts Camelot, the other depicts trees with a coastline and a sailing ship in the background

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Lilian Faithfull and William Anderson on their wedding day.

Lilian Faithfull and William Anderson on their wedding day.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Painted shell with seascape from Torres Strait Islands

Painted shell with seascape from Torres Strait Islands

Axel and Roslyn Poignant collection
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Robilt toy train tank wagon

Robilt toy train tank wagon

Bruce Macdonald collection
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Toy railway cars
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A woman seated on the foundations of a partially completed brick house

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Parsons collection
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A child with cropped hair sitting in a metal cot bed with a doll and books.

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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The beach, St Kilda, Vic

The beach, St Kilda, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Saint Kilda, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Springfield Shearers, 1880.

Springfield Shearers, 1880.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Tjanpi! by Dianne Ungukalpi Golding

Tjanpi! by Dianne Ungukalpi Golding

Warakurna History Paintings collection
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Paintings
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Warakurna Community, Western Australia, Australia
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Dianne U. Golding
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2011
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Postcard featuring a comic drawing of a soldier on a donkey with the pyramids in the background.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Grand stand at East Melbourne Cricket Ground

Grand stand at East Melbourne Cricket Ground

Nanette Ward collection
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Photographs
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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1921
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Burswood, the old home of the Henty's, Portland, Vic

Burswood, the old home of the Henty's, Portland, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Portland, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Carved emu egg

Carved emu egg

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Engraved emu eggs
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Christ Church, Mt Gambier

Christ Church, Mt Gambier

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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Magpie

Magpie

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Neville W. Cayley Snr
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Sale of Horses, Toowoomba, Queensland.

Sale of Horses, Toowoomba, Queensland.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Woven plant fibre basket, with bands of fabric and feathers

Woven plant fibre basket, with bands of fabric and feathers

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Baskets
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Spearthrower with triple ringtail incisions

Spearthrower with triple ringtail incisions

Dr William Warner collection
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Spearthrowers
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Old Abbey

Old Abbey

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Barama spreads the Sacred Law.

Barama spreads the Sacred Law.

Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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Narritjin Maymuru
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Courtroom sketch 'Bradley' by Veronica O'Leary, 1982.

Courtroom sketch 'Bradley' by Veronica O'Leary, 1982.

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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Parramatta River, Sydney, from Walker's hospital

Parramatta River, Sydney, from Walker's hospital

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Parramatta River, New South Wales, Australia
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The Thomas Walker Convalescent Hospital
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Large fleece of superfine wool from the Macarthur merino flock, Camden Park, Sydney

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Ermenegildo Zegna collection no. 1
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Wool specimens
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Camden Park, New South Wales, Australia
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John Macarthur
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1988
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