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Convict love token from Samual Phillips, May 2nd, 1820

Convict love token from Samual Phillips, May 2nd, 1820

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Men posing next to a steam locomotive on a bridge over a tunnel

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Film negative - Mt Kikinguana, discovered and named by the Mackay expedition, western Petermann Ranges, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1926

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Film negatives
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Petermann Ranges, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1926
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'Courting with a Nosepeg', painted by Kaapa Tjampitjinpa, 1974

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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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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Fairies were dancing in and out

Fairies were dancing in and out

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mrs Ida Outhwaite
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Convict love token from Thomas Spicer, January 17, 1818

Convict love token from Thomas Spicer, January 17, 1818

Timothy Millett collection
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Mary Willsallen driving a sulky

Mary Willsallen driving a sulky

Mary Willsallen collection
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The Surf Life Saving Club, Deewhy, NSW

The Surf Life Saving Club, Deewhy, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Dee Why, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Surf Life Saving Australia
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HMS Drake

HMS Drake

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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England
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Raphael Tuck & Sons
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Lake Manapouri, New Zealand

Lake Manapouri, New Zealand

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Lake Manapouri, South Island, New Zealand
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John M. Cantle
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Monkey Brand

Monkey Brand

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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King William Street, Adelaide, SA

King William Street, 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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1943
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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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Therese M. Munkanome
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Fig Tree, Lane Cove River, NSW

Fig Tree, Lane Cove River, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Lane Cove River, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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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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Four men and one boy outside a tent.

Four men and one boy outside a tent.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Long-handled carriage whip.

Long-handled carriage whip.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Whips
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Courtroom sketch 'Jury and defence counsel. 1982...' by Veronica O'Leary.

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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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Breaksea Lighthouses, Albany WA, Souvenir of Albany, Kaglan River, Albany WA

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Albany, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Certificate awarded at the Wangaratta Agricultural and Industrial Society Annual Show, 1968 for first prize for a calico apron

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Wangaratta, Victoria, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1968
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Royal Tour

Royal Tour

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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Commemorative badges
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Champion, awarded to Mrs V. Wilson for 'Piece Fancy Work' for her 'Jacobean bird' textile panel at the 1953 Manilla 19th Annual Show

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Manilla, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1953
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Julia M. Timaepatua
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Handwritten letter of congratulations from Dr Irene Crespin to Edna Thompson on her receipt of a British Empire Medal

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Thompson Family collection
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Ainslie, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Dr Irene Crespin
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1977
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Tents set up on goods train carriages.  Trans-Australian Railway

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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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Black and white cartoon titled 'Cemetery of Women'

Black and white cartoon titled 'Cemetery of Women'

Judy Horacek collection no. 2
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Ms Judy Horacek
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1995
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Ration card

Ration card

Bridge Family collection no. 3
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Nyurpaya painting

Nyurpaya painting

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Paintings
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Nyurpaya
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The Beatles: Away with Words

The Beatles: Away with Words

Reverend John Grosse collection
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Badges
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Reverend John Grosse
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Wooden paddle

Wooden paddle

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Paddles
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Lubras Camp, Maloga

Lubras Camp, Maloga

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Maloga, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Washing day in camp

Washing day in camp

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr James A. Turner
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Postcard featuring a coloured head portrait of a

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Group of women on the deck of the T.S.S. Ballarat [1912]

Group of women on the deck of the T.S.S. Ballarat [1912]

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1912
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Ceremonial shovel used for the turning of the first sod at works on railways commenced at Port Augusta, Oodnadatta, Tarcoola and Alice Springs between 1912 and 2001

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Australian National Railways Commission collection
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Shovels
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Port Augusta, South Australia, Australia
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Baron Thomas Denman
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1912
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Kit bag from Light Horse uniform

Kit bag from Light Horse uniform

James Taylor Light Horse collection
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Military uniforms
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Sergeant James S. Taylor
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Sunset over a river, with embossed plants and snow.  Wishing you a merry Christmas

Sunset over a river, with embossed plants and snow. Wishing...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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Painted plaster sculpture depicting a caricature of Malcolm Fraser.

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Peter Nicholson collection no. 3B
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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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Letter with envelope from Joan Richmond - Darwin

Letter with envelope from Joan Richmond - Darwin

Joan Richmond collection
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Letters
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Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
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1931
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Letter from Margaret Peden to Miss M.G. Wood, 28 October 1930

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Australian Women's Cricket Council collection
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Letters
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Chatswood, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Margaret Peden
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1930
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John Poole Marine Chronometer No 2659, with accessories in a wooden case

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Department of Defence collection
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Chronometers
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London, England
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John Poole
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1855
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QSL card for VK2DK

QSL card for VK2DK

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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Merrylands, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1936
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Letter to Mons. F. Rouge from Jean V. Augsburger

Letter to Mons. F. Rouge from Jean V. Augsburger

Neil Jensen collection
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Presbyterian Ladies College, Sydney - The Quadrangle

Presbyterian Ladies College, Sydney - The Quadrangle

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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Letter

Letter

Betty Hall collection
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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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1941
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A good thing draw-ers you

A good thing draw-ers you

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Queen's Gardens, Bendigo, Vic

Queen's Gardens, Bendigo, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bendigo, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Good bye Sweetheart good bye

Good bye Sweetheart good bye

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Redmond Nolan
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1907
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Carved pearlshell pendant that resembles a dhari headdress with a morning star in the middle

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Tony Shibasaki collection
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Pendants
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Thursday Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Mr William A. Shibasaki
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2001
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My grandfather and my grandmother danced at the Pukimani

My grandfather and my grandmother danced at the Pukimani

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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Concepta Puautjimi
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Cathedral Rocks, Kiama, NSW

Cathedral Rocks, Kiama, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Kiama, South Coast, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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1938
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Looking to the rocks from the beach, Dromana, Vic

Looking to the rocks from the beach, Dromana, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Dromana, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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'Weinberg's Mahalla Cigarettes' tobacco tin containing cigarette cards collected by Alice Eaton (néeYoxon)

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Alice Eaton collection
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Cigarette cards
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Motot boat, Lachlan River

Motot boat, Lachlan River

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Lachlan River, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Portrait photograph of Peta Toppano

Portrait photograph of Peta Toppano

Jon Lewis collection
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Portrait photographs
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Convict love token from 1830

Convict love token from 1830

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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The Yurlunggurr Serpents intertwine in the  Mirarrmina Waterhole.

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Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mawalan
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Hands Off!! Rainforests

Hands Off!! Rainforests

Cairns and Far North Queensland Environment Centre collection
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Banners
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Ida Mc Leish
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Painting by Gordon Syron - Middle of tryptic

Painting by Gordon Syron - Middle of tryptic

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Oil paintings
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Gordon Syron
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In Springvale Tea Gardens, Tasmania

In Springvale Tea Gardens, Tasmania

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Tasmania, Australia
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