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The men are playing snooker

The men are playing snooker

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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Henry V. Dunn
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Adelaide from the hill

Adelaide from the hill

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1905
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Toronto, Lake Macquarie, NSW

Toronto, Lake Macquarie, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Toronto, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1909
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Church Bazaar 1904: Hazel F.; Hedie Moriarty after Chisolm; Miriam Morrice; Hope [Chaffey?] & Florence F. after Maple-Brown

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Tintype portrait of a young woman 1880s

Tintype portrait of a young woman 1880s

Bothwell Museum collection
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Tintypes
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Bothwell Museum
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1880
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Austral Railway Models toy train bogie van

Austral Railway Models toy train bogie van

Bruce Macdonald collection
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Toy railway cars
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A mountain track

A mountain track

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr James A. Turner
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QSL card for VK6-QSL

QSL card for VK6-QSL

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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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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Margaret Knox Gwyneth & Florence Faithfull on roof of big house

Margaret Knox Gwyneth & Florence Faithfull on roof of big ho...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Bush Tucker

Bush Tucker

Mary Nicholson collection no. 2
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Sculptures
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North Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Peter Nicholson
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1988
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Girl dressed as Old Mother Hubbard, wearing glasses and is knitting

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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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1905
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Relics of Convict Discipline

Relics of Convict Discipline

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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John W. Beattie
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Dancing

Dancing

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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Augusta Tipungwuti
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Painting on masonite  by Gurangi, 1964 -  depicting six goannas.

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Dr Alex Van der Leeden collection
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Paintings
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Numbulwar, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Guragi
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1964
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Length of blue tapestry wool

Length of blue tapestry wool

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Yarns
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Potty talks to the Forest Creatures

Potty talks to the Forest Creatures

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mrs Ida Outhwaite
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There are a lot of donkeys on the beach

There are a lot of donkeys on the beach

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Bavaria, Germany
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Solomon Bros, LTD
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Marmite for Appetite, Keeps You Tuned Up

Marmite for Appetite, Keeps You Tuned Up

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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Sanitarium Health Food Co.
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Spearheads
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Silver presentation case for a magnifying glass

Silver presentation case for a magnifying glass

Captain Cook Magnifier collection
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Presentation cases
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London, England
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William Bayly
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1776
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Digitalis Ambigua

Digitalis Ambigua

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Postcard featuring Botanical Gardens Tramways

Postcard featuring Botanical Gardens Tramways

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Rockhampton, Queensland, Australia
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Costume design in gouache and pencil on paper with card backing, showing an Aboriginal woman wearing a feathered pubic apron and wristbands

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Beth Dean Carell collection no. 2
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Design drawings
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Sample of rock collected on the moon during the Apollo XVII Mission, 1972

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Department of Science and the Environment collection
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Geological specimens
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The Moon, ,
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President Richard M. Nixon
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1972
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Laughing Jackass

Laughing Jackass

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Watson 514402 monocular microscope and box

Watson 514402 monocular microscope and box

School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine collection
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Microscopes
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London, England
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W Watson and Sons Ltd
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Convict love token from John Waine, 1832

Convict love token from John Waine, 1832

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Album containing 97 menus, 20 seating plans and 47 photographs from Parliament House dining rooms...

Album containing 97 menus, 20 seating plans and 47 photograp...

Betty Hall collection
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Albums
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr H L. Napthali
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1918
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Stream anchor from Matthew Flinders' ship the 'Investigator'

Stream anchor from Matthew Flinders' ship the 'Investigator'

Matthew Flinders collection
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Anchors
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Middle Island, Recherche Archipelago, Western Australia, Australia
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Captain Matthew Flinders
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1803
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Print - An Accommodating Fare or Gallantry before Comfort

Print - An Accommodating Fare or Gallantry before Comfort

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Prints
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London, England
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Thomas McLean
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1834
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Letter

Letter

Betty Hall collection
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Letters
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Sir Robert 'Bob' G. Menzies
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1944
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The Mitchell Library

The Mitchell Library

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mitchell Library, State Library of New South Wales
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1926
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CHAMPION awarded to Mrs V. Wilson for her 'Jacobean bird' textile panel at the Uralla Show, 1954

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Uralla, New South Wales, Australia
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Uralla Times Print
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1954
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Blue grey zip front shift dress

Blue grey zip front shift dress

Hanna Lemberg collection
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Dresses
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Certificate awarded for first prize at the Coonamble Pastoral and Agricultural Association 80th Annual Exhibition  for a knitted poppy tea cosy

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Coonamble, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1965
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Coprosnia Reptans

Coprosnia Reptans

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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1875
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Certificate awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, 1889, First Prize

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Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Certificates
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1889
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Special Service Australian Squadron In Waters World Tour 1923-24

Special Service Australian Squadron In Waters World Tour 192...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Armadale, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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1923
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Certificate for First Prize awarded to A M Gordon for cut and finish Ladys Costume

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David Westcott collection no. 6
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Prize certificates
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Albury, New South Wales, Australia
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Albury and Border Pastoral, Agricultural and Horticultural Society
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1890
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Carved human figure

Carved human figure

Papuan Official collection
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Carvings
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea
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Mr A P Lyons
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Bandicoot

Bandicoot

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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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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Gatji, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Clovelly

Clovelly

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Clovelly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Convict love token from James Talbot, 1838

Convict love token from James Talbot, 1838

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Manarrngu Mokuy.

Manarrngu Mokuy.

Y Pettinato collection
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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David D. Malangi
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Leather dog shoe worn on long bush walking trips in the Blue Mountains by the Dunphy's fox terrier named Dextre

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Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Animal accessories
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Myles J Dunphy
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1925
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Lost in the fog

Lost in the fog

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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Mount Cook, Southern Alps, New Zealand

Mount Cook, Southern Alps, New Zealand

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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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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1984
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Parliament House (Sydney)

Parliament House (Sydney)

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Parliament House, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Embroidered silk postcard from World War One

Embroidered silk postcard from World War One

David Westcott collection no. 6
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Postcards
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1914
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North Sydney

North Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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North Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Breaking the record

Breaking the record

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Duncan Thompson's rugby league cap

Duncan Thompson's rugby league cap

Ian Thompson collection
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Caps
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Farmers Co Ltd
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1922
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The painting consisting of three horizontal sections with the central section having a small circle

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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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Tuki Puruldatemiri
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1965
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Dendrobium discolor

Dendrobium discolor

Banks Florilegium collection
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Engravings
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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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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Richard C. Fernando
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Bill

Bill

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