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Painting depicting a stingray in X-Ray style taken from a hut

Painting depicting a stingray in X-Ray style taken from a hu...

Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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Australian swimmers Fanny Durack and Mina Wylie with British swimmer Jennie Fletcher

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National Sports Information Centre collection
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Photographs
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Australia
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Miss Sarah Frances 'Fanny' Durack
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1910
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Quasimodo Colston

Quasimodo Colston

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Cartoons
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Geoff Pryor
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1997
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Black fur and wool driving hat

Black fur and wool driving hat

Mary Ellerslie Massey collection
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Hats
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England
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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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Letter and envelope

Letter and envelope

Thompson Family collection
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Letters
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Edna M. Thompson
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Stackhousia linarifolia

Stackhousia linarifolia

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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1876
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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South Australia, Australia
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Agricultural Bureau of South Australia
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1939
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Renown toy train steam locomotive

Renown toy train steam locomotive

Bruce Macdonald collection
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Toy locomotives
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North Terrace, Adelaide

North Terrace, Adelaide

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Cycling jersey that belonged to Ken Ross

Cycling jersey that belonged to Ken Ross

Ken Ross collection
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Sports clothing
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Mr Ken Ross
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Camel Cull by Eunice Yunurupa Porter, 2012

Camel Cull by Eunice Yunurupa Porter, 2012

Warakurna History Paintings collection no.2
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Paintings
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Eunice Y. Porter
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2012
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Bullion box

Bullion box

Neville Locker collection
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Strongboxes
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'Milmilngkan', bark painting by John Mawurndjul, 2010

'Milmilngkan', bark painting by John Mawurndjul, 2010

John Mawurndjul collection
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Bark paintings
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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John Mawurndjul
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2010
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'The Percival `Gull'...Supreme in Comfort and Performance'

'The Percival `Gull'...Supreme in Comfort and Performance'

Neil Jensen collection
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Pamphlets
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Spearheads
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Card permit authorising A Jedrzejowski to drive mechanically-propelled vehicles of Groups 1 & 3

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Andrzej Jedrzejowski collection
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Drivers licences
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1947
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Luna Park, St Kilda, Vic

Luna Park, St Kilda, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Saint Kilda, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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At the shaft

At the shaft

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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J Hutchings
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Painting depicts

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J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mungurrawuy Yunupingu
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1965
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Cream coloured Christmas card with robin decoration

Cream coloured Christmas card with robin decoration

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Christmas cards
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Botanical Gardens, Sydney, NSW

Botanical Gardens, Sydney, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Royal Botanic Gardens, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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A scene at the Blue Lake, Mt Gambier, SA

A scene at the Blue 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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Poster advertising 'To Western Australia by Trans-Australian Railway'

Poster advertising 'To Western Australia by Trans-Australian...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 6
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Advertising posters
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Mundaring Weir, Mundaring, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Trans-Australian Railway
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Browne's & Valley Lakes, Mt Gambier, SA

Browne'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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Two Emus Hut painting

Two Emus Hut painting

Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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'Medicine Story' painted by Uta Uta Tjangala, 1971

'Medicine Story' painted by Uta Uta Tjangala, 1971

Uta Uta Tjangala collection
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Paintings
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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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Greetings for the New Year Happiness attend thy ways, ...

Greetings for the New Year Happiness attend thy ways, ...

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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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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No. 5. How We Beat The Favourite

No. 5. How We Beat The Favourite

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Charles Hammond
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Hunter-Bailey & Uralla wards, R.A Hospital for Children, Sydney

Hunter-Bailey & Uralla wards, R.A Hospital for Children, Syd...

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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1908
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Postcard featuring a coloured head portrait of a

Postcard featuring a coloured head portrait of a "Russian" l...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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First Prize card awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, Wagga Wagga, 1889

First Prize card awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, Wa...

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1889
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The School Paper,  A Royal Welcome

The School Paper, A Royal Welcome

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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Booklets
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Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
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1954
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Double Bay and Darling Point

Double Bay and Darling Point

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Double Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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Convict love token engraved with the initials J.T. and S.B., 1827

Convict love token engraved with the initials J.T. and S.B.,...

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Convict love token from H.V., 1842

Convict love token from H.V., 1842

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Eskbank Station

Eskbank Station

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Germany
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Mr Frederick P. Hobbs
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Multi-coloured pastel drawing re-interpreting markings etched into the underside of an old possum skin cloak

Multi-coloured pastel drawing re-interpreting markings etche...

Tooloyn Koortakay collection
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Drawings
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East Gippsland, Victoria, Australia
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Lee Darroch
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1999
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Aboriginal breastplate for King Wanney, 1861

Aboriginal breastplate for King Wanney, 1861

King Wanney Breastplate collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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1861
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Horne-Bowie collection
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Spearheads
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Lorna Doon, Sassafras, Victoria

Lorna Doon, Sassafras, Victoria

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sassafras, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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View of the C.M. Customs Club at Kulangsu Amoy from the recreation ground. Aug 1921

View of the C.M. Customs Club at Kulangsu Amoy from the recr...

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1913
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Aboriginal breastplate for Bulgra, King of Arremutta 1920

Aboriginal breastplate for Bulgra, King of Arremutta 1920

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Arrawatta, New South Wales, Australia
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Bulgra
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1920
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From the Willow Bridge, Warburton, Vic

From the Willow Bridge, Warburton, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Warburton, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Certificate awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, 1889, First Prize

Certificate awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, 1889, F...

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Certificates
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1889
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Esdaile model railway bogie coach - not painted

Esdaile model railway bogie coach - not painted

Bruce Macdonald collection
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Toy railway carriages
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Painting on canvas by Jane Gordon

Painting on canvas by Jane Gordon

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Paintings
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Jane Gordon
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Long time before the real white people came to Arnhem Land, the Macassans...stopped in the river

Long time before the real white people came to Arnhem Land, ...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Toby Gabalga
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Group of people in swimsuits, kneeling in a line on the beach

Group of people in swimsuits, kneeling in a line on the beac...

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

Sunset

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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Ancilla Munkara
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Pages 21 to 24 of the copy of the Jerilderie Letter, which was originally composed by Ned Kelly

Pages 21 to 24 of the copy of the Jerilderie Letter, which w...

Christies Auction collection
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Letters
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Stringybark Creek, Victoria, Australia
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Edward 'Ned' Kelly
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1879
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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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Michael Munkara
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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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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Carolyn Wendy
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Blue wren

Blue wren

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Neville W. Cayley Snr
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The Princess of Wales Fashion Handbook

The Princess of Wales Fashion Handbook

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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Books
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London, England
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Tim Graham
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1984
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Morning Star

Morning Star

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 6
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Bark paintings
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Niljermarija
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1969
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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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Photographs
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?Eternity? sign by Arthur Stace

?Eternity? sign by Arthur Stace

Stan Levit collection
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Signs
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Arthur Stace
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1960
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Convict love token from Miss Smith, March 21, 1781

Convict love token from Miss Smith, March 21, 1781

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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