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Letter from Benny Zable to the Organisers of ANZART

Letter from Benny Zable to the Organisers of ANZART

Benny Zable collection no. 2
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Letters
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Industrial buildings with chimneys that are billowing smoke

Industrial buildings with chimneys that are billowing smoke

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Sunshine Review, no. 27, January 1955

Sunshine Review, no. 27, January 1955

Loretta Edmonston collection
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Newsletters
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Sunshine Harvester Works
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'Kinyu' by Eubena Nampitjin, 2007

'Kinyu' by Eubena Nampitjin, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Paintings
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Kilykily, Western Australia, Australia
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Eubena Nampitjin
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2007
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Into the Land of Heart's Delight

Into the Land of Heart's Delight

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mrs Ida Outhwaite
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Botanical Gardens, Sydney

Botanical Gardens, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Royal Botanic Gardens, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Typescript of letters written by William Pitt Faithfull between 1851 and 1854

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Documents
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William P. Faithfull
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1851
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Australian War Memorial, Canberra

Australian War Memorial, Canberra

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Australian War Memorial, Campbell, Canberra, Australian Capital Ter...
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Divining a site for the NMA

Divining a site for the NMA

Geoff Pryor collection no. 3
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Cartoons
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr Geoff Pryor
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1996
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Mauve satin covered ladies left shoe

Mauve satin covered ladies left shoe

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Shoes
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Switzerland
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Farmers Co Ltd
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1920
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Lantern slide - View from the sea of Point Charles lighthouse, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1905

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Lantern slides
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1905
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Wildflowers quilt

Wildflowers quilt

Nettie McColive collection
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Quilts
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South Australia, Australia
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Minetta 'Nettie' McColive
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1933
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Eurobin Falls, Mt Buffalo, Victoria

Eurobin Falls, Mt Buffalo, Victoria

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Eurobin Falls, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Telegram addressed to Lieutenant Commodore J Donovan regarding the birth of his son, 1942

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Donovan Family collection
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Telegrams
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Suva, Viti Levu, Fiji
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Lieutenant-Commander Jack Donovan
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1942
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Wunderlich Corrugated Durabestos

Wunderlich Corrugated Durabestos

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Redfern, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Wunderlich Limited
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1918
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View at Lorne, Vic

View at Lorne, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Lorne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Commodore 3 years

Commodore 3 years

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Photographs
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Post Office, Melbourne, in the 'Fifties'

Post Office, Melbourne, in the 'Fifties'

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Postmaster General's Department
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1850
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Black and white photographic postcard of the Australian cricket team, 1912

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Nanette Ward collection
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Photographic postcards
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London, England
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T Bolland
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1912
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Austinmer

Austinmer

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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Charles H. Kerry
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Brown envelope, postmarked

Brown envelope, postmarked "BRISBANE, Q, LAND, 1-AM, 1 JAN, ...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Envelopes
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Aboriginal breastplate for King Wanney, 1861

Aboriginal breastplate for King Wanney, 1861

King Wanney Breastplate collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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1861
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Convict love token from Josh Smale, 1834

Convict love token from Josh Smale, 1834

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Phonograph used by anthropologist AP Elkin on his first expedition in 1927 to the Kimberley

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Macleay Museum collection
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Phonographs
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United States of America
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Thomas A Edison Inc
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1906
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Group of figures, sitting and standing on the steps of Bluestone Cottage

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Postcard featuring a photograph portrait of W.F. Lloyd as a Labor Candidate in the Enoggera General Election 1912

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Enoggera, Queensland, Australia
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1912
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Small magnifying glass, given to astronomer William Bayly by Captain James Cook on his third voyage

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Captain Cook Magnifier collection
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Magnifying glasses
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Australia
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William Bayly
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1776
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Bulletin Post Cards

Bulletin Post Cards

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Packaging
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The Bulletin Newspaper Company Limited
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Water Filter with lid and tap

Water Filter with lid and tap

William and Jeanette Derham Family - Bendigo Pottery collection
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Water filters
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Western Australia versus Victoria 3 Sept 1964

Western Australia versus Victoria 3 Sept 1964

History of Netball - Margaret Pewtress collection
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Scoresheets
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Linocut of diving helmet titled 'Au Karem ar Araigi le' by Ellarose Savage, 2012

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Ellarose Savage collection no.2
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Linocuts
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Darnley Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Ms Ellarose Savage
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2012
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Christian's Minde Sussex Inlet

Christian's Minde Sussex Inlet

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Christians Minde, Sussex Inlet, Australian Capital Territory, Austr...
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Witch on her Broomstick

The Witch on her Broomstick

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mrs Ida Outhwaite
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Bark painting 'Yirritja Narra flying fox dance' 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 N. Milpurrurru
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1966
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Pen and ink sketch depicting a woman on horseback, a boy and cows

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Sketches
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Diary note on E R Mayne's sightseeing trip to Pretoria, South Africa, whilst on tour with the Australian Cricket Team in 1921

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Nanette Ward collection
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Edgar Richard Mayne
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Envelope addressed to Mrs I Maple-Brown, Springfield, Goulburn, NSW, Australia

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Envelopes
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Booka Bay, Ettalong, NSW

Booka Bay, Ettalong, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Ettalong Beach, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Certificate

Certificate

Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Manildra, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1959
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Convict love token from F. Buck, 1830

Convict love token from F. Buck, 1830

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Sepia photograph of Mr and Mrs Patrick Chifley

Sepia photograph of Mr and Mrs Patrick Chifley

Ben Chifley collection no. 3
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Photographs
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THE MORNING PARADE

THE MORNING PARADE

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Wolseley portable shearing plant

Wolseley portable shearing plant

Delma Keogh collection
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Shearing equipment
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England
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Wolseley Sheep Shearing Machine Company
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1925
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Soldier's Memorial, Adelaide, SA

Soldier's Memorial, 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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Weapon - Spear

Weapon - Spear

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spears
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Cape Stewart, North Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Handwritten recipes for

Handwritten recipes for "Preserved Apples", "Gooseberry Fool...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Manuscripts
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Convict love token from I. Worner

Convict love token from I. Worner

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Old Convict Settlement, Gosford

Old Convict Settlement, Gosford

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Gosford, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Cartmel Fell Church

Cartmel Fell Church

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Autograph book containing humorous messages written by Edna Thompson's school friends 1926-1928

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Thompson Family collection
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Autograph books
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Edna M. Thompson
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Red hard cover elephant folio scrapbook relating to John [Johnny] Warrens' soccer career, 1952-1956

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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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T-Model Ford Truck, used to promote Aeroplane Jelly

T-Model Ford Truck, used to promote Aeroplane Jelly

McCormick Foods Australia collection
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Trucks
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ford Motor Company of Australia Limited
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1924
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Two women and two boys playing tennis

Two women and two boys playing tennis

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Glass spearhead

Glass spearhead

Horne-Bowie collection
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Spearheads
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QSL card for VK2IQ, Zero Beat Radio Club Member

QSL card for VK2IQ, Zero Beat Radio Club Member

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Magellan Clouds

The Magellan Clouds

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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Kulpidja
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1948
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Cream-coloured partial dance program titled 'Exchange, 3rd March 1868'

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dance programs
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1868
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"GOULBURN A. P. & H. SOCIETY'S ANNUAL SHOW, FIRST PRIZE, Awa...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Certificates
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'Kumpupirnily' by Billy Atkins, 2008

'Kumpupirnily' by Billy Atkins, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Paintings
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Billy Atkins
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2008
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Bark painting

Bark painting

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Snake Bay, Melville Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Paddy Fish (Fisherman), Irimiati
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1965
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