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Spearhead

Spearhead

Horne-Bowie collection
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Three nurses and a child, in front of a Christmas tree in a hospital ward

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Gunyan White Sand Crab by Narritjin Maymuru

Gunyan White Sand Crab by Narritjin Maymuru

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Bark paintings
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Blue Mud Bay, North-east Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Narritjin Maymuru
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Goulburn to Sydney Road Race 1926 - Fastest Time medal

Goulburn to Sydney Road Race 1926 - Fastest Time medal

Ken Ross collection
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Sports medals
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Ken Ross
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1926
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Group of Aboriginal people, one wearing a shirt

Group of Aboriginal people, one wearing a shirt

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Sailors from Japanese Squadron passing along Swanston St Melbourne, 14th May 1906

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Imperial Japanese Navy
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1906
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'Tapu' by Wakartu Cory Surprise, 2007

'Tapu' 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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Hospital, Narrandera

Hospital, Narrandera

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Narrandera, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1910
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German newspaper article

German newspaper article "Kommt wieder nach Australien"

Vienna Mozart Boys Choir collection no. 1
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Newspaper clippings
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Listen in to 2GB Every Sunday at 9am

Listen in to 2GB Every Sunday at 9am

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Darlinghurst, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Scout's Artist badge certificate

Scout's Artist 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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1946
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May your New Year be a Happy One Loving greetings now are spoken, ..

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Stanford Merthyr Colliery Explosion, Oct., 1905

Stanford Merthyr Colliery Explosion, Oct., 1905

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1905
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Convict love token from Wm Hy. Stanford, April 28, 1820

Convict love token from Wm Hy. Stanford, April 28, 1820

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Corbi Moth fishing fly

Corbi Moth fishing fly

Noel Jetson collection
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Fishing lures
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Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Noel Jetson
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1970
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Photographic postcard depicting Zeynard's Marvellous Midget Circus - Little person balancing on one leg on a ball

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Scout's National Service Record

Scout's National Service Record

Barry Williams collection
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Cards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Barry Williams
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1942
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Mosman Street, Charters Towers

Mosman Street, Charters Towers

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Charters Towers, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Use Only Fresh Milk, published by the NSW Fresh Food & Ice Company Ltd

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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New South Wales, Australia
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NSW Fresh Food and Ice Company Ltd
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Sepia photograph of a military band

Sepia photograph of a military band

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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The Mayor (Alderman H. Bell D.L) leading the music. Jubilee of Vernon Park

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Vernon Park, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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Flemington Race Course

Flemington Race Course

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Flemington, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Como Bridge George's River

Como Bridge George's River

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Como, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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Wet specimen - Horse, brain

Wet specimen - Horse, brain

MacKenzie collection
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Zoological specimens
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Sand in the Face

Sand in the Face

Political Humour Competition 1999 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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1999
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Stone knife and sheath

Stone knife and sheath

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Stone tools
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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'Yawalurra', painted by Dinny Nolan Tjampitjinpa, 1975

'Yawalurra', painted by Dinny Nolan Tjampitjinpa, 1975

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Paintings
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dinny Nolan Tjampitjinpa
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1975
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Certificate

Certificate

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Certificates
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Letter

Letter

E Redlich collection
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Letters
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Reverend Allan G. Rankine
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1961
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Manuscript containing the account of Edward Russell of the association of John Batman and the runaway convict Eliza Cunningham, 1825

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John Batman Documents collection
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Manuscripts
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Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
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John Batman
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1825
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Sketches of Tommy's life - Out on rest - No 8

Sketches of Tommy's life - Out on rest - No 8

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Paris, France
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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R.C. Presbytery, Bathurst

R.C. Presbytery, Bathurst

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bathurst, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Aboriginal breastplate for Dicky, King of Clyde Road

Aboriginal breastplate for Dicky, King of Clyde Road

E Milne collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Batemans Bay, New South Wales, Australia
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Not provided
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1931
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A ram, seen from the side.

A ram, seen from the side. "Jubilee II"

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Photographs
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QSL card for 3GI, National Broadcasting Service

QSL card for 3GI, National Broadcasting Service

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1991
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God's Blessing on the Day

God's Blessing on the Day

Margot Child collection
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Cards
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Mrs Margot Child
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Postcard featuring Caulfield Cup winner - Murmur

Postcard featuring Caulfield Cup winner - Murmur

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1899
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Mask

Mask

Papuan Official collection
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Masks
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Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea
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1923
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Convict love token from M.L., 1820

Convict love token from M.L., 1820

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Manly Wharf, Sydney.

Manly Wharf, Sydney.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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L & H Publishing Co
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Martin Place, Sydney

Martin Place, 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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Victoria versus New South Wales 4 Sept 1964

Victoria versus New South Wales 4 Sept 1964

History of Netball - Margaret Pewtress collection
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Scoresheets
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People on steps and verandah of Bluestone Cottage listening to a young woman speaking to them from the path.  Florence Faithfull and Ethel Faithfull.

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Canoe ornament

Canoe ornament

Papuan Official collection
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Carvings
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea
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Mr A P Lyons
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1914
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The Museum, Sydney, N.S.W (Australian Museum)

The Museum, Sydney, N.S.W (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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1908
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Oval grey wax bas-relief portrait plaque of Captain James Cook

Oval grey wax bas-relief portrait plaque of Captain James Co...

Wax Matrix Portrait Plaque Captain Cook collection
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Plaques
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England, United Kingdom
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Captain James Cook
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1777
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Film negative - Aboriginal children bathing, Sunday Island, Western Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1916

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Film negatives
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Sunday Island, Western Australia, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1916
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Photograph of group of men inside and around a tent

Photograph of group of men inside and around a tent

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Photographs
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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North Head Quarantine Station
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Home from the hare drive, Series 10 - with the settler

Home from the hare drive, Series 10 - with the settler

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Charles H. Kerry
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Church of St Jude Randwick decorated for wedding Aug 1890

Church of St Jude Randwick decorated for wedding Aug 1890

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Six men in hats. Trans-Australian Railway

Six men in hats. Trans-Australian Railway

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Jessie Harris (nee Baker) with her children,  Jessie, Phyllis, George (Tom).

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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The Stool Journals

The Stool Journals

Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Journals
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Black and white cartoon titled 'Photographing marbles'

Black and white cartoon titled 'Photographing marbles'

Judy Horacek collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Ms Judy Horacek
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1997
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Wet specimen - Pig - whole specimen preserved

Wet specimen - Pig - whole specimen preserved

MacKenzie collection
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Zoological specimens
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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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1947
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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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Card

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Margot Child collection
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Mrs Margot Child
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Memorandum relating to a photo of Edward Kelly to be shown to all men at the police station,1878

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Ned Kelly Memorabilia collection
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Notes
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Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia
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Edward 'Ned' Kelly
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1878
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Four horses and a carriage in front of Camelot

Four horses and a carriage in front of Camelot

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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