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Australian Red Cross Society

Australian Red Cross Society

Ben Chifley collection no. 3
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Receipts
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The Hammerhead Shark, work on paper, Oenpelli, 1948

The Hammerhead Shark, work on paper, Oenpelli, 1948

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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1948
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Constance Mary Faithfull's three-piece lady's riding habit

Constance Mary Faithfull's three-piece lady's riding habit

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Riding habits
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Certificate

Certificate

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Prize certificates
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Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia
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1885
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Convict love token from G. Needham, 1818

Convict love token from G. Needham, 1818

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Convict love token

Convict love token

British-Australian Friendship Society collection
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Convict love tokens
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1797
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Bronte Beach

Bronte Beach

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bronte Beach, Bronte, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Luga di Lugano

Luga di Lugano

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Australian Natives - What, Ho! She bumps

Australian Natives - What, Ho! She bumps

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Norman A. Lindsay
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QSL card for VK2UB

QSL card for VK2UB

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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Black painted square metal storage box

Black painted square metal storage box

Norm Wilson PNG Patrol Officer collection
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Storage boxes
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School report

School report

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Painting depicts oval shapes, 3 men and 3 footprints.

Painting depicts oval shapes, 3 men and 3 footprints.

Maningrida Arts and Crafts 07/09/1973 collection
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Bark paintings
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Baku
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Photograph of indigenous cricket team

Photograph of indigenous cricket team

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Photographic prints
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Brass fastening pin for latch

Brass fastening pin for latch

Department of Defence collection
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Fasteners
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London, England
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Edward Thomas Loseby
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1846
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Film negative - Trig erected on Krupp Hill, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1903

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Film negatives
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1903
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Music stick

Music stick

Central Australian souvenirs collection
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Clapsticks
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THE POCKET NOVELTY CARD

THE POCKET NOVELTY CARD

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Convict love token engraved with the initials S.C., 1824

Convict love token engraved with the initials S.C., 1824

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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MABO Treaty, by Alan Moir

MABO Treaty, by Alan Moir

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Drawings
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Lovett Tower, Woden Town Centre, Phillip, Canberra, Australian Capi...
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Mr Alan Moir
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Aboriginal breastplate for Geroone, Chief of Unanderra

Aboriginal breastplate for Geroone, Chief of Unanderra

Harry Ziegler collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Unanderra, New South Wales, Australia
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Harry Ziegler
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1962
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Pencil drawing in Papunya style by Uta Uta Tjangala, Pintupi. 1971

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Papunya Art 2008 collection
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Pencil drawings
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Uta Uta Tjangala
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1971
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Ringtail Opossum and Young.

Ringtail Opossum and Young.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Admiralty House

Admiralty House

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Tirranna race club program 1905 and insert

Tirranna race club program 1905 and insert

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Programs
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The Bondman - Stromboli Sulphur Mines Scene 2, Act III

The Bondman - Stromboli Sulphur Mines Scene 2, Act III

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Origin of Murray Darling II

Origin of Murray Darling II

Vincent Serico collection
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Paintings
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Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Vincent Serico
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1992
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Mail Ticket certifying Charles Rasp and Thomas Lowe partnership in share of Broken Hill Mining Company bought from Samuel Hawkins, 1885

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Marisol Martinreyes collection
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Legal documents
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1885
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Cream coloured school copybook

Cream coloured school copybook

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Exercise books
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Descent to Bundanoon Gully, NSW

Descent to Bundanoon Gully, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bundanoon, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Snake and tree carving, made by Clifford Possum Tjapaltjarri, 1973

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Clifford Possum Tjapaltjarri Carving collection
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Sculptures
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Glen Helen Lodge, Northern Territory, Australia
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Clifford Possum Tjapaltjarri
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1973
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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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Glass plate negative - Woman carrying pet possum on her head while on the march, Pongaponga people, western Arnhem land, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1922

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glass plate negatives
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Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1922
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QSL card for VK2XM, Australia

QSL card for VK2XM, Australia

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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1936
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"SECOND PRIZE, GOULBURN, 1908, A., P., AND H. SOCIETY"

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1908
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World Tournament in Perth - Australia v Singapore August 23rd 1967

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History of Netball - Margaret Pewtress collection
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Scoresheets
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Carved emu egg by Sam Kirby

Carved emu egg by Sam Kirby

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Engraved emu eggs
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Swan Hill, Victoria, Australia
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Sam Kirby
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The Visit of the United States Fleet to Australia August 1908

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Post Office, Mansfield, Vic

Post Office, Mansfield, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mansfield, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Home of Peace, Marrickville

Home of Peace, Marrickville

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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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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1941
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Eve, Queen of Wurtimurti

Eve, Queen of Wurtimurti

L Richard Smith breastplate collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Queen Eve
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Letter

Letter

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1935
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First Prize awarded to Mrs V.M. Wilson for 'Tea cosy, knitted or crocheted' at the Golden Grove & Yatala Vale Show Society

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Golden Grove, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1968
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S.S. Arawatta 2114 Tons 14 Knots

S.S. Arawatta 2114 Tons 14 Knots

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Langvarwil brand bait cutter designed by James Matthams

Langvarwil brand bait cutter designed by James Matthams

CSIRO Division of Wildlife and Ecology collection
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Cutting tools
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Mr James Matthams
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Xanthorrhoea resinosa supsp. Resinosa

Xanthorrhoea resinosa supsp. Resinosa

Banks Florilegium collection
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Engravings
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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Album containing 27 photographs of significant sites around Canberra, from the 1930's

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Betty Hall collection
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Photograph albums
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Commonwealth Government Printers
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1930
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Australia, Balmoral Beach near Sydney

Australia, Balmoral Beach near Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Balmoral Beach, Mosman, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Raphael Tuck & Sons
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The Butcher

The Butcher

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr N Anderson
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1908
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Harbour Beach, Manly. N.S.W

Harbour Beach, Manly. N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Manly Beach, Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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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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Convict love token from Birmingham Bill

Convict love token from Birmingham Bill

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Letter

Letter

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Letters
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Shanghai, China
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1935
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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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Sarah
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Medicine is to be taken in Water

Medicine is to be taken in Water

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Dr E J. Chowne
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1906
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Large building and a street in Sydney (Australian Museum)

Large building and a street in Sydney (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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Sydney, Woolloomooloo Bay

Sydney, Woolloomooloo Bay

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Woolloomooloo Bay, Woolloomooloo, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Dark brown leather wallet used by Ben Chifley

Dark brown leather wallet used by Ben Chifley

MJ Brown collection
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Wallets
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Mr Joseph B. Chifley
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Bar.  Hydor Majestic, Medlow Bathes, Blue Mts

Bar. Hydor Majestic, Medlow Bathes, Blue Mts

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Medlow Bath, Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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