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Dalimbu.

Dalimbu.

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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Bukanda
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1969
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Cardboard box, with the words

Cardboard box, with the words "S. Wolf Mainz Shuhmaaren - S...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Boxes
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South Australian and Australian cricketer Bill Whitty

South Australian and Australian cricketer Bill Whitty

Nanette Ward collection
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Photographic postcards
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Edgar Richard Mayne
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1957
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Holden tiepin

Holden tiepin

Jack Heenan collection
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Tiepins
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GM Holden Ltd
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1970
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National Park, N.S.W.

National Park, N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Snowcapped Hills of Yass

Snowcapped Hills of Yass

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Yass, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Dancing

Dancing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Margot Womatakimmi
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Bark painting of birds, fish and snakes

Bark painting of birds, fish and snakes

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Bark paintings
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Ceduna, South Australia, Australia
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Djorrupum
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'Melbourne' a panoramic view, supplement to 'The Australasian'

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Melbourne Australasian supplement collection
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Wood engravings
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Sterling silver cigarette box presented to Lieutenant Commander Jack Donovan, RAN

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Donovan Family collection
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Cigarette boxes
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Lieutenant-Commander Jack Donovan
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1941
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Stromkarlen, Trollhattan.

Stromkarlen, Trollhattan.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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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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Needlework pattern

Needlework pattern

Bridge Family collection no. 4
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Needlework patterns
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Federation-era flag or bunting

Federation-era flag or bunting

John Ramsay collection
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Flags
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Dandenong, Victoria, Australia
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King George V
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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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Farm Cove, from Botanical Gardens, Sydney

Farm Cove, from Botanical Gardens, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Farm Cove, Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1905
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Black and white photograph of US swimmer Charlotte Boyle, 1921

Black and white photograph of US swimmer Charlotte Boyle, 19...

National Sports Information Centre collection
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Photographs
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New York, United States of America
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Miss Charlotte Boyle
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1921
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Received three letters so pleased Georgie very happy at school pleasant trip love from all, Innes

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Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Telegrams
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Black velvet horse riding helmet

Black velvet horse riding helmet

Colledge Family collection
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Sports safety helmets
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England
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Miss Emilie Roach
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1914
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Watson's Bay - Sydney

Watson's Bay - Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Watsons Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Herbert Beecroft
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Silkscreen print poster 'Stop the Miss Victoria Quest'

Silkscreen print poster 'Stop the Miss Victoria Quest'

Tanya McIntyre collection
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Posters
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Victoria, Australia
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Tanya McIntyre
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1984
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Land Rights Not Uranium

Land Rights Not Uranium

Robert Darby collection no. 2
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Political badges
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Robert Darby
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1975
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Autograph book containing the autographs of Australian, English, Scottish & South African cricketers that Mayne played against during the 1921 tour to England and South Africa

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Nanette Ward collection
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Autograph books
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Edgar Richard Mayne
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1921
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Postcard featuring a photograph of an Anzac ceremony

Postcard featuring a photograph of an Anzac ceremony

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Hornsby, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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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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Dominic Tipiloura
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'Wayampajarti' by Wakartu Cory Surprise, 2007

'Wayampajarti' by Wakartu Cory Surprise, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Paintings
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Fitzroy Crossing, Western Australia, Australia
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Wakartu C. Surprise
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2007
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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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A Sun 2 computer system used by Geoscience Australia that is referred to as

A Sun 2 computer system used by Geoscience Australia that is...

Geoscience Australia collection no. 1
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Computer hardware
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Geoscience Australia
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View from Palace Gardens, Sydney, N.S.W (Botanic Gardens)

View from Palace Gardens, Sydney, N.S.W (Botanic Gardens)

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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Grevillea Wilsoni, clemetis pubescens

Grevillea Wilsoni, clemetis pubescens

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Bon Marche Stores
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Plerelare shell necklace, made by Betty Grace

Plerelare shell necklace, made by Betty Grace

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Betty Grace collection
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Necklaces
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Tasmania, Australia
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Betty Grace
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Carbon fibre leg brace with velcro straps and a shoe worn by Australian Paralympic cycling champion, Sue Powell

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Susan (Sue) Powell collection
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Prostheses
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Hayes Station

Hayes Station

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Cream-coloured partial dance program titled 'St Leonard's, Wednesday 22nd December 1869'

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dance programs
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1869
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Enfield, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Enfield Progressive Association
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Cream-coloured partial dance program with 'Faithfull' handwritten on the cover in pencil

Cream-coloured partial dance program with 'Faithfull' handwr...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dance programs
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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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Marguerita Munkara
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Black and white photographic postcard of the Australian cricket team, 1912

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Nanette Ward collection
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Photographic postcards
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London, England
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T Bolland
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1912
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Honour the War Chests

Honour the War Chests

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Pamphlets
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Chalet, Lorne, Vic

Chalet, Lorne, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Lorne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Courtroom sketch of Michael Chamberlain in the witness stand by Veronica O'Leary, 1982.

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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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Glass plate negative - Week old baby sleeping in a wooden container, Innamincka station, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1919

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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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1919
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Small red and white checked cotton bag containing tea leaves

Small red and white checked cotton bag containing tea leaves

Dot Butler collection no. 2
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Tea-leaves
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Japanese porcelain condiment set, featuring a mustard pot flanked by a salt and pepper shaker, in the form of three kangaroos on a shaped plinth

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Terence Lane collection
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Condiment sets
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1930
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Glass plate negative - Plane of marine denudation at Fannie Bay, Darwin, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1905(?)

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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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1905
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Suspension Bridge, N. Sydney

Suspension Bridge, N. 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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1906
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Mercy Hospital, East Melbourne, Vic

Mercy Hospital, East Melbourne, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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East Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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The Williams at Felspar

The Williams at Felspar

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Album containing documents, drawings and photographs relating to the Bendigo Pottery [Vol A, 1-36]

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William and Jeanette Derham Family - Bendigo Pottery collection
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Albums
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Handwritten poem by Keith Dodd

Handwritten poem by Keith Dodd

Ruby Lee collection
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Notes
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1936
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Sketch of Beth Dean in a seated dance pose wearing an orange-brown costume with white swirls, [5 min Sketch by Bill Constable 1950]

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Beth Dean Carell collection no. 2
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Sketches
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Courtroom sketch 'Mr Gormack. Defense Witness. Oct. 19. 1982, son Paul attacked by dingo.' 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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Wellington Caves

Wellington Caves

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Wellington Caves, Wellington, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1912
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Gold and silver plated brass handbuilt model of the Fokker tri-motor monoplane 'Southern Cross', flown by Sir Charles Kingsford-Smith

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Austin Byrne collection no. 1
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Models
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Austin E. Byrne
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1931
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Horne-Bowie collection
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Spearheads
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Epitaphs on a Schoolgirl

Epitaphs on a Schoolgirl

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Manuscripts
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Convolvulus Erubescens

Convolvulus Erubescens

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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Renown model vertical boiler and engine (donkey engine).

Renown model vertical boiler and engine (donkey engine).

Bruce Macdonald collection
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Small scale models
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Final Journey

Final Journey

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Len Maynard collection
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Artworks
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Len Maynard
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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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Great Northern Juvenile Athletic and Schools Exhibition Association
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1935
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