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1866 Melbourne Cup

1866 Melbourne Cup

John Tait collection
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Trophies
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London, England
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1865
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Australian mining. The upper stopes of a gold mine

Australian mining. The upper stopes of a gold mine

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Raphael Tuck & Sons
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Encased photograph of Edward Robert Gore

Encased photograph of Edward Robert Gore

Gallaway-Gore collection
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Mr Edward R. Gore
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'Yingapungapu' by Narritjin Maymuru, Yirrkala, 1974,

'Yingapungapu' by Narritjin Maymuru, Yirrkala, 1974,

Dr Howard Morphy collection no. 1
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Narritjin Maymuru
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1974
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Postcard featuring Canadian boxer Tommy Burns

Postcard featuring Canadian boxer Tommy Burns

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Cartoon of Philippines presidential candidate Cory Aquino running alongside a tank being driven by President Ferdinand Marcos

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Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Philippines
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1985
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Native Bear and Aboriginal Lighting a Fire

Native Bear and Aboriginal Lighting a Fire

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Photograph of Minnie Valentine, Jim Valentine and Minnie's relations

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Turner and Valentine Families 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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Adrian Intalui
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Special Prize card awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, Wagga Wagga, 1887

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Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1887
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Film negative - Alice Springs, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

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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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1920
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Damaged auto-collimator, a relic from the 2003 bush fire that destroyed the Mount Stromlo Observatory

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Mount Stromlo Observatory collection
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Astronomical equipment
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Mount Stromlo, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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2003
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Underground cells, Point Puer, Tasmania

Underground cells, Point Puer, Tasmania

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Point Puer, Carnarvon Bay, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Young man wearing military uniform - 'Think this is Malcolm McKellar'

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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1949
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Postcard featuring racehorse - Cruciform

Postcard featuring racehorse - Cruciform

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Art Series
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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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Cylindrical basket

Cylindrical basket

Enid Bowden collection
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Glass plate negative - Nell Basedow hanging out washing, expedition camp at Dickerie Waterhole, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1919

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1919
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The Harvest

The Harvest

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Schools demonstration, Fremantle Oval, WA

Schools demonstration, Fremantle Oval, WA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Fremantle, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Platypus

Platypus

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Photographic print depicting the toy theatre

Photographic print depicting the toy theatre

Everitt and George Family collection
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Photographic prints
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Young man in a suit standing beside an outdoor seat

Young man in a suit standing beside an outdoor seat

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Marrickville Railway Station, Marrickville.

Marrickville Railway Station, Marrickville.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Marrickville, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Colonising Species, by Kevin Gilbert

Colonising Species, by Kevin Gilbert

Eleanor Williams-Gilbert collection
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Linocuts
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1989
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June Flood 1950,  Grafton. Prince St. West side, between, Pound and Fitzroy Sts

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Grafton, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1950
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Throwing stick

Throwing stick

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Vernon Graham collection
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Weapons
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Two storey building with thick ivy growing over the top, and four men standing outside

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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1907
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Portrait photograph of Charles Perkins

Portrait photograph of Charles Perkins

Jon Lewis collection
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Jon Lewis
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The Mountain Road, Shoalhaven, NSW

The Mountain Road, Shoalhaven, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Shoalhaven District, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Giant clam shell

Giant clam shell

Australian Fisheries Management Authority collection
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Shells
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Shell money

Shell money

Papuan Official collection
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Shell money
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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Professor Wallace Edwin Armstrong
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1923
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Scots School, Bathurst, Swimming Pool Fund

Scots School, Bathurst, Swimming Pool Fund

Ben Chifley collection no. 3
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Receipts
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'Turtles, wind and rain', by Narritjin Maymuru, 1978

'Turtles, wind and rain', by Narritjin Maymuru, 1978

Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies 18/01/1979 collection
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Bark paintings
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Drill Hall, Australian National University, Acton, Canberra, Austra...
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Narritjin Maymuru
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1978
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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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Cast kangaroo candlestick

Cast kangaroo candlestick

Terence Lane collection
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Candlesticks
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Sheffield, England
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John Figorski & Co
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1885
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Spearheads
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Igor Zorich collection
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Spearheads
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Plaster death mask of the head of bushranger Ned Kelly

Plaster death mask of the head of bushranger Ned Kelly

Dale White collection
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Masks
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Melbourne Gaol, Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Edward 'Ned' Kelly
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1880
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Postcard featuring a coloured Italian print of a Transatlantic liner on the quayside, with numerous uniformed soldiers

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Goodenia humilis

Goodenia humilis

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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Norris Hotel Orient Bairnsdale

Norris Hotel Orient Bairnsdale

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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F W Niven & Co
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Panorama of the lakes, Mt Gambier, SA

Panorama of the 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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King Street, Sydney

King Street, Sydney

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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Lady Dilke (nee Pearl Faithfull) in a garden - Pearl in the sweet peas

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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The barge is bringing a house

The barge is bringing a house

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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Malcolm Apuatjimi
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Carmelo Mirabelli's suitcase and suitcase straps

Carmelo Mirabelli's suitcase and suitcase straps

Carmelo Mirabelli collection no. 1
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Suitcases
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Things that grow on Bathurst Island

Things that grow on Bathurst Island

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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Vincent Tipiloura
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Handwritten note

Handwritten note

Ruby Lee collection
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Notes
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Peggy Howard
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Barren Jack, Towers & Flying Foxes

Barren Jack, Towers & Flying Foxes

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Burrinjuck Dam, Burrinjuck, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Embroidery patterns

Embroidery patterns

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Embroidery patterns
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Christmas greetings.  The Bridge, Mosman's Bay, Sydney

Christmas greetings. The Bridge, Mosman's Bay, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mosman Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, 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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Unknown
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Emu

Emu

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Marlborough Art Co
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Safety Beach, Dromana, Vic.

Safety Beach, Dromana, Vic.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Safety Beach, Dromana, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Glass plate negative - Branding horses in stockyard, 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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Australian Comic Alphabet - A

Australian Comic Alphabet - A

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Emu egg carved with image of Alva Reid by Bill Reid

Emu egg carved with image of Alva Reid by Bill Reid

Bill Reid - John Cawte collection
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Engraved emu eggs
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Bill Reid
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Glass plate negative - Balami and his wife Indamun, Western Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1916

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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