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Logbook detailing distances travelled and running information for the trip from England to Australia on a Vespa scooter

Logbook detailing distances travelled and running informatio...

Nicholas Lidstone collection
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Logbooks
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American Fighter Aeroplane Headdress

American Fighter Aeroplane Headdress

Solomon and Josephine Ahmat collection
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Headdresses
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Mafili Nona
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Card to accompany cake

Card to accompany cake

Margot Child collection
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Cards
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Mrs Margot Child
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1900
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Leather aviation helmet

Leather aviation helmet

Dr Robert C Percival collection
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Aviation helmets
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Mr Edgar W. Percival
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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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White Lion Hotel, Banbury

White Lion Hotel, Banbury

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Flyer relating to the final milk delivery by Lincoln Park Dairy, Essendon, Victoria

Flyer relating to the final milk delivery by Lincoln Park Da...

Conway Tighe collection
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Leaflets
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Essendon, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Wet specimen - Horse - heart. This may be the Army horse heart used to compare with Phar Lap's heart at the AIA.

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MacKenzie collection
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Zoological specimens
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Sir Colin MacKenzie
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Page with two poems

Page with two poems

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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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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Letter from James Turner, dated 24 March 1864.

Letter from James Turner, dated 24 March 1864.

Bernard Freedman collection no. 1
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Personal letters
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Ballarat, Victoria, Australia
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James Turner
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1864
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Nock & Kirby's old Quay Store!

Nock & Kirby's old Quay Store!

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Nock & Kirby's
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Mark II Expo '67 Sound Chair

Mark II Expo '67 Sound Chair

Expo '67 - Sound Chair collection
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Chairs
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1967
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Barkly Street, showing the town hall, Ararat, Vic

Barkly Street, showing the 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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Spearhead

Spearhead

Bruce Coaldrake collection
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Spearheads
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Mr Bruce Coaldrake
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Keith Goddard collection
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Spearheads
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Mount View

Mount View

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Katoomba, Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Postcard depicting Mary Pickford of Paramount-Artcraft Pictures

Postcard depicting Mary Pickford of Paramount-Artcraft Pictu...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Darlinghurst, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1923
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A tea set with ATSIC logos

A tea set with ATSIC logos

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Tea sets
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Yirrkala, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Mesh bag formed from two-ply looped fibre-string

Mesh bag formed from two-ply looped fibre-string

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bags
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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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Convict love token from Henry Bidulph, 1827

Convict love token from Henry Bidulph, 1827

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Smoking pipe used by Ben Chifley

Smoking pipe used by Ben Chifley

MJ Brown collection
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Smoking pipes
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Mr Joseph B. Chifley
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Hungarian Lilliputians Midget City

Hungarian Lilliputians Midget City

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Hungary
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Plate No. 2 from Carter's Floral Illustrations

Plate No. 2 from Carter's Floral Illustrations

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Prints
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Bent bark armband from Melville or Bathurst Island

Bent bark armband from Melville or Bathurst Island

Charles Hart collection
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Armbands
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The Australian Flag from Sydney

The Australian Flag from Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Printing Press

The Printing Press

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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John W. Alexander
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A town

A town

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Convict love token from G.G., Jan 10th, 1820

Convict love token from G.G., Jan 10th, 1820

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Extract from Mr Charles Matcham's letters to a relative in England 1834

Extract from Mr Charles Matcham's letters to a relative in E...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Documents
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Victorian XI 1936

Victorian XI 1936

Ruby Lee collection
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Notes
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Victoria, Australia
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Mrs Lorna Smith
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1936
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Instruction booklet titled 'Armstrong's How to Draw 'Em Short-Hand Way'

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People's Paraphernalia collection no. 6
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Instruction booklets
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Harrold B. Armstrong
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1944
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Morning Star by David Malangi

Morning Star by David Malangi

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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David D. Malangi
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Six women playing cricket

Six women playing cricket

Ruby Lee collection
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Photographs
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Back of Springfield house

Back of Springfield house

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Black and white photograph of Florence Faithfull at Springfield on Lilian Faithfull's wedding day

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Souvenir cup from the opening of Old Parliament House on 9 May 1927

Souvenir cup from the opening of Old Parliament House on 9 M...

Bernice Spence Fryer collection
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Commemorative cups
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England, United Kingdom
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Aynsley and Sons
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1926
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'Feeling Blue', basket made from natural fibre and found man-made material, by Leonie Dickson

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Tayenebe collection
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Baskets
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Ms Leonie Dickson
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'Flying dingoes', painted by Mick Namarari Tjapaltjarri, 1974

'Flying dingoes', painted by Mick Namarari Tjapaltjarri, 197...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Paintings
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mick N. Tjapaltjarri
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1974
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The Pass of Brander, Loch Awe

The Pass of Brander, Loch Awe

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Convict love token engraved with the initials R.T. and C.S., 1833

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Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Aboriginal ceremony 'opening the bora'

Aboriginal ceremony 'opening the bora'

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Charles H. Kerry
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A bush fire alarm

A bush fire alarm

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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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spearthrowers
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Umbakumba, Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Nangiliana
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Two-piece full-length dress consisting of a bodice and a skirt in burgundy duchess satin with inserts of cut velvet in a geometric and floral pattern

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dresses
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1875
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Kerang Agricultural & Pastoral Society 1885 'Chaff Cutter'

Kerang Agricultural & Pastoral Society 1885 'Chaff Cutter'

David Allen medals collection
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Medals
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1885
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Cathedral Square, Christchurch, N.Z

Cathedral Square, Christchurch, N.Z

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Mary Gilmore's typewriter

Mary Gilmore's typewriter

Fran Johnson collection
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Typewriters
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L.C. Smith & Bros Typewriter Company
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Italian Wine Wholesaling and Wine Lounge of Rob. Bartholomay

Italian Wine Wholesaling and Wine Lounge of Rob. Bartholomay

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Watts River, Vic

Watts River, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Watts River, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Charles H. Young
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Convict love token from A. Woolley, Manchester, 1804

Convict love token from A. Woolley, Manchester, 1804

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Hawkesbury River, NSW, 1907

Hawkesbury River, NSW, 1907

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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1907
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Bananas

Bananas

Political Cartooning 2006 collection - John Farmer
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Cartoons
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Mr John Farmer
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2006
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Devonport, Mersey River, Tas

Devonport, Mersey River, Tas

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Devonport, Tasmania, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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The Museum, Sydney, N.S.W (Australian Museum)

The Museum, Sydney, N.S.W (Australian Museum)

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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1908
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Blast funace Dept [Turbo-Blower]

Blast funace Dept [Turbo-Blower]

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Hand-drawn family tree of the Pitt family

Hand-drawn family tree of the Pitt family

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Genealogical charts
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Black, velvet spotted, full length, short sleeved dress

Black, velvet spotted, full length, short sleeved dress

Mary Ellerslie Massey collection
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Evening dresses
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The plough, evening

The plough, evening

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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J Hutchings
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Certificate awarded at the Traralgon and District Agricultural Society's 80th Spring Exhibition, 1968 for a tatted butterfly doily

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Traralgon, Victoria, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1968
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