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Bark painting depicting a totemic crocodile by Yirawala, Croker Island, 1965

Bark painting depicting a totemic crocodile by Yirawala, Cro...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Croker Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Yirawala
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1965
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Australia - A Native Wurley

Australia - A Native Wurley

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Bronte Beach, Sydney, NSW

Bronte Beach, Sydney, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Bronte Beach, Bronte, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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With Greetings from Picton

With Greetings from Picton

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Picton, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Doctors, nurses and patients in a hospital ward

Doctors, nurses and patients in a hospital ward

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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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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Bark painting 'Djeigung the Galbu Snake' by Mithinarri Gurruwiwi, Yirrkala, 1967

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Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 4
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mithinarri Gurruwiwi
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1967
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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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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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Post Office, Wangaratta, Vic

Post Office, Wangaratta, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Wangaratta, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Painting by Charlie Tjararu Tjungurrayi

Painting by Charlie Tjararu Tjungurrayi

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Acrylic paintings
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Charlie T. Tjungurrayi
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1971
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Emu egg carved with image of a man in a hat by Bill Reid, 1998

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Bill Reid - John Cawte collection
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Engraved emu eggs
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Bill Reid
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Invitations
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Lake Alexandrina 'Sister' Basket

Lake Alexandrina 'Sister' Basket

Lake Alexandrina 'Sister' Basket collection
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Baskets
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Lake Alexandrina, South Australia, Australia
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Coogee Beach N.S.W

Coogee Beach N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Coogee Beach, Coogee, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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A two storey building and street lamp with brick pedestal

A two storey building and street lamp with brick pedestal

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Doronicum Grandiflorum

Doronicum Grandiflorum

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Gt. Collins St., looking West, from Russell St. Melbourne, in the 'Fifties'

Gt. Collins St., looking West, from Russell St. Melbourne, i...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1850
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Convict love token from Benjamin Sparks, 1832

Convict love token from Benjamin Sparks, 1832

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Kangaroos

Kangaroos

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Slouch hat from Light Horse uniform

Slouch hat from Light Horse uniform

James Taylor Light Horse collection
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Military uniforms
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Sergeant James S. Taylor
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Scout's Fireman badge certificate

Scout's Fireman badge certificate

Barry Williams collection
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Certificates
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Barry Williams
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1943
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Five men and two camels.

Five men and two camels.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Cartoon of former New South Wales Labor Premier Jack Renshaw

Cartoon of former New South Wales Labor Premier Jack Renshaw

Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Ward O'Neill
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1982
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Wild Harry

Wild Harry

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Spear

Spear

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Spears
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Jamieson Range, Western Australia, Australia
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Jackson Mclean
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Hypolaena fastigiata

Hypolaena fastigiata

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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Pukumani Poles

Pukumani Poles

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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Anacleta Timaepakua
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Hand written letter from Ch. Campbell dated 14 January 1835

Hand written letter from Ch. Campbell dated 14 January 1835

Gallaway-Gore collection
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Letters
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1835
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

E Milne collection
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Spearheads
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School report

School report

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Reports
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1926 Crossley Landaulette 'Canberra' car used for the 1927 Royal Tour and at the opening of Parliament House

1926 Crossley Landaulette 'Canberra' car used for the 1927 R...

Victor Alberts collection no. 1
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Motor cars
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Manchester, England
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Crossley Motors Ltd
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1926
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Australia Unlimited - Immigration Builds a Nation

Australia Unlimited - Immigration Builds a Nation

Bernard Freedman collection no. 1
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Booklets
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Commonwealth Immigration Office
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1956
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Mort's Dock, Balmain

Mort's Dock, Balmain

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Balmain, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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School report

School report

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Reports
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Aboriginal breastplate for King Tommy of Waverney

Aboriginal breastplate for King Tommy of Waverney

Errol Beutel collection no. 2
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Waverney, Queensland, Australia
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Errol Beutel
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1974
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Australian Settler's Home On Fire.

Australian Settler's Home On Fire."by P. Power

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Town Hall, Newcastle, NSW

Town Hall, Newcastle, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Greeting from one man's family, 4BH

Greeting from one man's family, 4BH

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The fisher's return, Bondi, NSW

The fisher's return, Bondi, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Bondi, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Four Macleay St, & Macleay Regis, Potts Point

Four Macleay St, & Macleay Regis, Potts Point

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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Kaffir Beauty - depicts an African mother and child

Kaffir Beauty - depicts an African mother and child

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Pencil sketch depicting a range of mountains

Pencil sketch depicting a range of mountains

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Sketches
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Courtroom sketch 'Lindy and Michael Chamberlain.' by Veronica O'Leary, dated 14 September 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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Black and white photographic postcard of Hotel Bondi

Black and white photographic postcard of Hotel Bondi

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Bondi, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Two storey building with thick ivy growing over the top, and four men standing outside

Two storey building with thick ivy growing over the top, and...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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1907
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Playing Football

Playing Football

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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Barry Ullungurra
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Helichrysum Apiculatum

Helichrysum Apiculatum

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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Wooden bangle painted with a colourful design

Wooden bangle painted with a colourful design

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Bangles
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Bronwyn Bancroft
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1990
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Silver coloured metal coffeepot

Silver coloured metal coffeepot

Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 1
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Coffeepots
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Parliament of Australia
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South Channel lighthouse, McCrae, near Rosebud, Vic

South Channel lighthouse, McCrae, near Rosebud, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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McCrae, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Film negative - Expedition party on march, central Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1926

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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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1926
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View from the War Memorial Drive, Adelaide, SA

View from the War Memorial Drive, Adelaide, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Close up marry me, mine think it!

Close up marry me, mine think it!

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1901
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Richea Procera

Richea Procera

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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Postcard featuring a coloured printed drawing of four Austrian soldiers, clustered around a table in a dugout, watching one of their number write a letter.

Postcard featuring a coloured printed drawing of four Austri...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Illustration of Lady Howards Gum

Illustration of Lady Howards Gum

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Drawings
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Central Australian souvenirs collection
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Spearthrowers
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Convict love token to Sarah Wassell, 1841

Convict love token to Sarah Wassell, 1841

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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The Omrah Chronicle, account of voyage Sydney to London 1899

The Omrah Chronicle, account of voyage Sydney to London 1899

Ben Chifley collection no. 3
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Booklets
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