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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Herbert Keys collection
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Boomerangs
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Sepia photograph of boy standing in front of partly-demolished building

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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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Weeping Rock, Wentworth Falls

Weeping Rock, Wentworth Falls

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Poster titled 'Telephone services link together the people of all nations'

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Australia Post Historical collection
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Postmaster General's Department
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1959
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The Royal Family Pop-Up Book

The Royal Family Pop-Up Book

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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Pop-up books
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Patrick Montague-Smith
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1984
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Ngaanyatjarra Council's 30th Birthday Party by Jean Inyalanka Burke, 2011

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Warakurna History Paintings collection no.2
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Jean I. Burke
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2011
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Picnic set

Picnic set

Felicita Carr collection
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Picnic sets
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1940
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Bark canoe

Bark canoe

Dr William Warner collection
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Canoes
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Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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The Stool Journals

The Stool Journals

Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Journals
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New Holland darter

New Holland darter

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Emu egg engraving of an echidna

Emu egg engraving of an echidna

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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Burchardia Umbellata

Burchardia Umbellata

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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A label with text starting

A label with text starting "This belt belonged to Hargreaves...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Labels
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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'Oh dear, this is so sudden

'Oh dear, this is so sudden

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Miss May Hartshorn
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1906
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Postcard featuring a colored print of a military officer in full green uniform, full length riding boots, cap and sword

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Tube of pale yellow glass for glass eye sclera

Tube of pale yellow glass for glass eye sclera

Paul McClarin collection
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Samples
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Fairy Frolic

Fairy Frolic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mrs Ida Outhwaite
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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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Finton Timpeapatua
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Familiar Australian Singers, with compliments of the Singer Sewing Machine Co, Parramatta

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Parramatta, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Singer Manufacturing Co
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Snake sculpture, Kuniya (python) and eggs

Snake sculpture, Kuniya (python) and eggs

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Wood carvings
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Amata, South Australia, Australia
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Tiger
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Ayers Rock bread

Ayers Rock bread

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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T-shirts
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Australian mining. Dryblowing

Australian mining. Dryblowing

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Raphael Tuck & Sons
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Bark painting 'Female spirit figure'

Bark painting 'Female spirit figure'

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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John N. Guymala
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Top grinding stone [stone implement]

Top grinding stone [stone implement]

Edmund Milne collection
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Upper grinding stones
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Gundabooka, New South Wales, Australia
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For Ktih & Kin - Port Pirie & Red Cross

For Ktih & Kin - Port Pirie & Red Cross

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Charity badges
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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A W. Patrick
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Stanley No.30 spirit level

Stanley No.30 spirit level

George Henry Taylor collection
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Spirit levels
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United States of America
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Stanley
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Langtree, Avenue, Mildura, Vic

Langtree, Avenue, Mildura, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mildura, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Souvenir fundraising badge from the display of a British Mk IV Tank at Adelaide on 5 September 1918

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Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Wartime badges
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Atkinson & Co
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1918
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Advance Australia - The Rabbit Pest in Australia, The Position in the Spring 1908

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Andrew Reeves collection no. 4
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Advertising posters
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Cobar, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr. William Rodier
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1908
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Emden's Gun

Emden's Gun

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Kodak
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The Ritz, Leura

The Ritz, Leura

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Leura, Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Scribing knife

Scribing knife

George Henry Taylor collection
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Woodworking tools
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Mr George H. Taylor
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Carved brown and pale green onyx kangaroo figure

Carved brown and pale green onyx kangaroo figure

Terence Lane collection
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Animal figures
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Mexico
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'Courting with a Nosepeg', painted by Kaapa Tjampitjinpa, 1974

'Courting with a Nosepeg', painted by Kaapa Tjampitjinpa, 19...

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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Kaapa M. Tjampitjinpa
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1974
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Brown's & Valley Lakes, Mt Gambier, SA

Brown's & Valley Lakes, Mt Gambier, SA

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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Contract with the Army written in Polish on green paper, titled 'Army Form Number B271a'

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Andrzej Jedrzejowski collection
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Contracts
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Photographic postcard depicting a man dressed in a suit

Photographic postcard depicting a man dressed in a suit

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Cartoon of Aboriginal activist and bureaucrat Charlie Perkins reclining in a chair reading a TV Guide

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Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Mr Ward O'Neill
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1980
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The Flood Tide Series -

The Flood Tide Series - "The Ragging.", Scene II, Act II.

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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1904
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Goanna sculpture

Goanna sculpture

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Wood carvings
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Kanginy
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Emperor of Germany in military uniform

Emperor of Germany in military uniform

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Bowl with burnt engraved designs

Bowl with burnt engraved designs

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Bowls
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Ikula
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Inscribed, miniature bone-handled pocket-knife from First World War troop carrier, 'Euripides'

Inscribed, miniature bone-handled pocket-knife from First Wo...

Alice Eaton collection
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Pocket-knives
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Boomerang with red pigment

Boomerang with red pigment

Daisy Bates and Herbert Browne collection
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Boomerangs
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Ooldea, South Australia, Australia
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Daisy M. Bates CBE
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Booklet on embroidery

Booklet on embroidery

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Instruction booklets
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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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Union of Australian Women - National Conference delegate 1950 1985

Union of Australian Women - National Conference delegate 195...

Union of Australian Women collection
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Membership badges
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Audrey McDonald
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1950
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Catholic Church, Mildura, Vic

Catholic Church, Mildura, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mildura, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Morrom - woman's wrist ornament

Morrom - woman's wrist ornament

Tooloyn Koortakay collection
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Personal adornments
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East Gippsland, Victoria, Australia
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Vicki Couzens
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2002
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The Call to Breakfast

The Call to Breakfast

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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Bark painting 'Six Mimi Spirits (four males and two females) walking' by Jimmy Namiridali Nonganyari, Croker Island, 1963

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Dr Karel Kupka collection
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Bark paintings
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Croker Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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January N. Namiridali
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1963
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Award of Merit certificate issued by the Amalgamated Engineering Union

Award of Merit certificate issued by the Amalgamated Enginee...

Andrew Reeves collection no. 5
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Certificates of appreciation
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Kalgoorlie, Western Australia, Australia
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Amalgamated Engineering Union
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1950
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Teacup and saucer that were reputedly owned by Captain James Cook, Royal Navy

Teacup and saucer that were reputedly owned by Captain James...

Frank Thompson collection
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Cups and saucers
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Captain James Cook
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Woolwich Dock, Sydney, N.S.W.

Woolwich Dock, Sydney, N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Woolwich Dock, Woolwich, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Zuiderzeeclub

Zuiderzeeclub

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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India
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Fred Mitchell
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1922
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The Blue Mts: ... Wentworth Falls

The Blue Mts: ... Wentworth Falls

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1906
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Central Station City Underground Railway Sydney

Central Station City Underground Railway 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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Kodak Ltd
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Bark painting depicting six crabs by Tom Djawa, Milingimbi, 1965

Bark painting depicting six crabs by Tom Djawa, Milingimbi, ...

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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Tom Djawa
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1965
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Courtroom sketch 'Michael and Lindy Chamberlain in court...' by Veronica O'Leary dated 6 October 1982.

Courtroom sketch 'Michael and Lindy Chamberlain in court...'...

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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