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Turtle  totem in sacred well of Baku's tribe.

Turtle totem in sacred well of Baku's tribe.

Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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North-east Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Baku Ray
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Canberra Parliament House.

Canberra Parliament House.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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A J. Bowden
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Pages of scrapbook containing sketch of Alexander Mussen's grave

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Alexander Mussen collection
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Scrapbooks
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Alexander Mussen
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Winston Churchill

Winston Churchill

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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London, England
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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From Sublime Point, Bulli Pass, NSW

From Sublime Point, Bulli Pass, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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South Coast, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Bronte Beach Sydney, N.S.W

Bronte Beach Sydney, N.S.W

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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I Love You

I Love You

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Photograph of Bob Hart in De Soutter aircraft VH-UPR of Victorian Interstate Airways

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Eric J Treloar collection
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Photographs
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Victoria, Australia
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Mr William H. Treloar
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1930
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Dance hat with string and emu feathers at the top

Dance hat with string and emu feathers at the top

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Headdresses
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Djambarrpuyngu Mortuary Rites.

Djambarrpuyngu Mortuary Rites.

Y Pettinato collection
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Binyinyiwuy
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Elizabeth Street from Flinders Street Station, Melbourne

Elizabeth Street from Flinders Street Station, Melbourne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Great Britain
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The Valentine & Sons' Publishing Co.
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1914
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Postcard featuring a coloured print of a red haired women wearing a tartan head-dress and sporran

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Stuart Shaw
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1918
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Corra Lynn, North Esk River, near Launceston, Tasmania

Corra Lynn, North Esk River, near Launceston, Tasmania

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Corra Linn Gorge, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Tarraford River, Glen Innes NSW

Tarraford River, Glen Innes NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Glen Innes, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Black and white photograph of two women swimmers at Tooowoomba, Queensland, 1911

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National Sports Information Centre collection
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Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia
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1911
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Bark painting Freshwater Turtles and Grass Snakes by Djikululu

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Y Pettinato collection
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Djikululu
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Bicornual basket

Bicornual basket

Muralambeen Bicornual Basket collection
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Baskets
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North Queensland, Queensland, Australia
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Pair of earings by B M Bancroft, 1990

Pair of earings by B M Bancroft, 1990

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Pierced earrings
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Bronwyn Bancroft
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1990
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Convict love token from J. Winterson

Convict love token from J. Winterson

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Audley, National Park N.S.W

Audley, National Park N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Audley, Royal National Park, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1909
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Dead Island, Port Arthur, Tasmania

Dead Island, Port Arthur, Tasmania

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Isle of the Dead, Port Arthur, Tasman Peninsula, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Handmade wooden gold mining cradle on rockers

Handmade wooden gold mining cradle on rockers

Claude Dunshea collection no. 1
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Gold washing cradles
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Bowral, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Claude Dunshea
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1950
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Keith Goddard collection
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Spearheads
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Australian Pictorial Diary for 1967, containing details of daily personal and school events

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Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Diaries
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Alco Inc
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1966
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Macleay St, Potts Point, Sydney

Macleay St, Potts Point, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Potts Point, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Painting depicts a fresh water crocodile surrounded by one

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J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mick Gubargu
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Champion Prize card awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, 1887

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Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1887
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Bereavement card, newspaper clippings and four telegrams

Bereavement card, newspaper clippings and four telegrams

Ben Chifley collection no. 3
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Documents
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Narooma

Narooma

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Narooma, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1916
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Surfing at Bondi NSW

Surfing at Bondi NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bondi Beach, Bondi, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Woven pandanus fibre armband, pigmented in stripes

Woven pandanus fibre armband, pigmented in stripes

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Armbands
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Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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Blast furnace at the Lithgow ironworks in N.S.W

Blast furnace at the Lithgow ironworks in N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Handwritten note regarding the fitting of new frames

Handwritten note regarding the fitting of new frames

Gweneth Meyers collection
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Notes
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1958
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Letter from William Mussen to Alexander Mussen, May 1863

Letter from William Mussen to Alexander Mussen, May 1863

Alexander Mussen collection
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Letters
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Montreal, Canada
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William Mussen
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1863
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Shell necklace with pink button and opalescent green maireener feature shells, by Dulcie Greeno

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Dulcie Greeno collection no. 1
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Necklaces
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Tasmania, Australia
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Dulcie Greeno
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View of Gunnamatta Bay, Cronulla, NSW

View of Gunnamatta Bay, Cronulla, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Gunnamatta Bay, Cronulla, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Porcelain caricature wine bottle

Porcelain caricature wine bottle

Carmelo Mirabelli collection no. 1
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Wine bottles
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Elongated diamond-shaped burnished wooden parrying shield decorated with blue pigment

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19th Century NSW Aboriginal Artefacts collection
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Shields
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Upper Darling River Region, New South Wales, Australia
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1840
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Top grinding stone [stone implement]

Top grinding stone [stone implement]

E Milne collection
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Upper grinding stones
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Gundabooka, New South Wales, Australia
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The Pass Road, Bulli

The Pass Road, Bulli

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bulli Pass, Bulli, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Caricature of an adult mouse and six young mice seated in front of a board

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Harry B. Neilson
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Bottle and Rock Glass, Vaucluse, Watson's Bay

Bottle and Rock Glass, Vaucluse, Watson's Bay

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Vaucluse, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Tarleton's Private Hotel. Bondi N.S.W

Tarleton's Private Hotel. Bondi N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bondi, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Album containing photographs of Herbert (1905) and his mother and father

Album containing photographs of Herbert (1905) and his mothe...

Herbert Browne collection
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Photograph albums
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Randwick Race Course, Sydney, NSW

Randwick Race Course, Sydney, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Randwick Racecourse, Randwick, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Photographic postcard of Jack Moriarty of the Fitzroy VFL football club

Photographic postcard of Jack Moriarty of the Fitzroy VFL fo...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Jack Moriarty
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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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Landscape painting.

Landscape painting.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Watercolour paintings
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Cordula Ebatarinja
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1967
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Certificate awarded at the Canowindra Pastoral, Agricultural and Horticultural Association 61st Annual Exhibition, 1962 for first prize for an organdie throwover

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Canowindra, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1962
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Sugar cane cutting knife

Sugar cane cutting knife

Carmelo Mirabelli collection no. 1
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Knives
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Two sets of playing cards within a box, featuring the logo of the FJ Holden

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Jack Heenan collection
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Playing cards
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GM Holden Ltd
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1948
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Bark painting depicting two birds and three bottle-shaped objects

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Maningrida Arts and Crafts 1982 collection
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Bark paintings
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Frank Malkorda
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Convict love token from Joseph Podmore and John Sheperd, 1769

Convict love token from Joseph Podmore and John Sheperd, 176...

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Glass plate negative - Group Aboriginal children and women, Hermannsburg, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1923

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glass plate negatives
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1923
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Dancing Ceremony of spear country by Djardie Ashley

Dancing Ceremony of spear country by Djardie Ashley

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Bark paintings
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Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
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Djardie Ashley
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Horne-Bowie collection
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Spearheads
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Leg of Mutton Lake, Mt Gambier, SA

Leg of Mutton Lake, 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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Primula Auricula

Primula Auricula

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Polo team members standing in front of a dais and a scoreboard

Polo team members standing in front of a dais and a scoreboa...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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'Time Change'

'Time Change'

Diana Boyer collection
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