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Bark painting 'Flying Fox' by George Milpurrurru, Milingimbi, 1966

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J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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George Milpurrurru
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1966
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Dark cream silk damask dress

Dark cream silk damask dress

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dresses
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1840
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Eight Totems of Mer T-shirt

Eight Totems of Mer T-shirt

1992 Torres Strait Islands Cultural Festival collection
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T-shirts
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Murray Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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1992
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Fifteen Royal Agricultural Society Member Badges

Fifteen Royal Agricultural Society Member Badges

Colledge Family collection
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Membership badges
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New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Emilie Roach
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1925
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Turtle and sea creatures

Turtle and sea creatures

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dolores Tipuamantumirri
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Thelymitra Antennifera

Thelymitra Antennifera

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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William Street, Perth, Western Australia

William Street, Perth, Western Australia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Albert H. Fullwood
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Bark painting 'Tribal country of the Kangaroos & their mythical journey' by Yirawala, Croker Island, 1970

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Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 7
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Croker Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Yirawala
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1970
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Untitled, by Narritjin Maymuru

Untitled, by Narritjin Maymuru

Dr Howard Morphy collection no. 3
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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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The Crocodile, Tungarapia and the Wallaby, Ubraitja

The Crocodile, Tungarapia and the Wallaby, Ubraitja

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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Yalioura
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1948
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Sherbrooke Falls, Victoria

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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1923
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Postcard featuring a sepia photograph of a large gathering of men, women and children, around two large

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Geological Map, Canberra, ACT

Geological Map, Canberra, ACT

Thompson Family collection
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Geological maps
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Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Bureau of Mineral Resources
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1953
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Ginger Megs

Ginger Megs

Reverend John Grosse collection
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Badges
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Reverend John Grosse
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British red woollen military jacket

British red woollen military jacket

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Military uniforms
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Courtroom sketch 'Michael Chamberlain' by Veronica O'Leary, dated 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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Postcard featuring printed composite black and white photographs of fisherman William Ferrier, 1905.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Warrnambool, Victoria, Australia
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1905
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Certificate

Certificate

Woodleigh Shorthorn Stud collection
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Prize certificates
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Royal Agricultural Society of Victoria
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1966
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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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Aotus villosa

Aotus villosa

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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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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Photograph of racehorse

Photograph of racehorse "Carbine"

Nanette Ward collection
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Photographs
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London, England
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Sport & General Press Agency Ltd
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1913
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Prize card awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, 1887

Prize card awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, 1887

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1887
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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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Claudia Kantilia
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Looking south along Nepean highway, Frankston, Vic

Looking south along Nepean highway, Frankston, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Frankston, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Pair of buckled sling back platform shoes with peek-a-boo toes

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Ron Muncaster collection no. 1
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Shoes
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Ron Muncaster
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1994
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Convict love token from Samuel Sergent, 1830

Convict love token from Samuel Sergent, 1830

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Album of pressed seaweed and moss specimens collected at Port Arthur, Van Diemens Land, 1836

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Port Arthur seaweed album collection
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Botanical specimens
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Port Arthur, Tasman Peninsula, Tasmania, Australia
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T W Tyzack, Melbourne, metal stamp, no base or handle

T W Tyzack, Melbourne, metal stamp, no base or handle

William and Jeanette Derham Family - Bendigo Pottery collection
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Stamps (tools)
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Keith Goddard collection
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Spearheads
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Miser's purse

Miser's purse

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Purses
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Sepia photograph of a group of people gathered for a rural event

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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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The Cathedral, Iona

The Cathedral, Iona

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Postcards
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Watering the cattle

Watering the cattle

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr Percy R. Campbell
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Postcard of a man riding bicycle rollers, about 1904

Postcard of a man riding bicycle rollers, about 1904

Cycling in Australia - Ephemera collection no.1
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Postcards
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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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Pardon for convict Mary Jones, issued by John Franklin on 15 May 1839

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Gowans Auctions collection
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Legal documents
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1839
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Courtroom sketch 'Michael Chamberlain being cross examined by Mr Ian Barker, QC for the crown.' by Veronica O'Leary, dated 21 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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Spear

Spear

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Spears
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Photocopy of technical diagrams for installation and display of Parliament House Embroidery, front elevation

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Embroiderers' Guilds of Australia collection
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Diagrams
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The Moon Man and His Son

The Moon Man and His Son

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Marianne Kantilla
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Convict love token engraved with the name Frost

Convict love token engraved with the name Frost

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Matthew Flinders' 'A Voyage to Terra Australis' (1814) , Volume 2

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Matthew Flinders collection
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Travel books
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London, England
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Captain Matthew Flinders
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1814
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Black and white photograph of US swimmer Lucy Freeman

Black and white photograph of US swimmer Lucy Freeman

National Sports Information Centre collection
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Photographs
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New York, United States of America
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Miss Lucy Freeman
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1917
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Professor Henry and Luise Krips collection
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Spearthrowers
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Colour Photograph - Part of a collage of photos of protests at the South African Embassy, Canberra.

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Kerry Browning collection
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Photographs
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The Man, Naljanio

The Man, Naljanio

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Unknown
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'Bama Bama story - rats from  Manguldji', by Narritjin Maymuru, 1967

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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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Narritjin Maymuru
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1967
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Four generations. Mrs R Valentine, her Daughter Mrs Galloway (Lizzie) her daughter Mrs Les Green and Vally Green

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Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Photographs
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Rupert Kay
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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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Laurie Tipiloura
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The Race Course, Grafton, NSW

The Race Course, Grafton, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Grafton, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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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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Julienne Tipiloura
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'Colonial View' by Bevan Hayward [Pooaraar]

'Colonial View' by Bevan Hayward [Pooaraar]

Pooaraar Bevan Hayward collection no. 1
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Drawings
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Mr Pooaraar Bevan Hayward
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1992
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Awelye

Awelye

Helen Eager and Christopher Hodges collection no. 1
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Carvings
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Utopia, South Australia, Australia
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Lucky Kngwarreye Morton
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2001
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Malta - Entrance to Grand Harbour

Malta - Entrance to Grand Harbour

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Malta
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The Long walk's 'Where is the love?' t-shirt

The Long walk's 'Where is the love?' t-shirt

Michael Long collection no. 1
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T-shirts
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Metal plate inscribed with Christmas greetings

Metal plate inscribed with Christmas greetings

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Cards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Photograph of Tirranna races 1904

Photograph of Tirranna races 1904

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Richard Hollis & Sons .66 calibre single shot percussion pistol probably used by bushranger Frank Gardiner

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Thelma Brown collection
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Pistols
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Birmingham, West Midlands, England
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Richard Hollis & Son
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1832
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Naval ship in calm water

Naval ship in calm water

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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