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Glass spearhead

Glass spearhead

Horne-Bowie collection
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Spearheads
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Postcard featuring photograph captioned Carrying on the Western Roads

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Charles H. Kerry
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Nifty Perfume

Nifty Perfume

Mary Nicholson collection no. 2
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Sculptures
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North Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Peter Nicholson
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1988
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Woman and four men standing outside a shop

Woman and four men standing outside a shop

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Baths on Beach at Queenscliff

Baths on Beach at Queenscliff

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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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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Post & Telegraph Office, Mulgoa

Post & Telegraph Office, Mulgoa

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mulgoa, New South Wales, Australia
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Postmaster General's Department
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Depicts a man wearing a hat wheeling a wooden garden trolley with three children

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Standard Half Bushel gun-metal grain measure

Standard Half Bushel gun-metal grain measure

Geoff Gray collection
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Measures
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London, England
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NSW Government
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1832
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Photocopy of typescript giving information on the Faithfull brothers' university studies

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photocopies
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Turtle

Turtle

Dr Karel Kupka collection
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Bark paintings
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Bayma
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Brown leather armchair associated with Ben Chifley

Brown leather armchair associated with Ben Chifley

Ben Chifley collection no. 2
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Armchairs
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Barton, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Joseph B. Chifley
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Six documents, and a lace sample

Six documents, and a lace sample

Ben Chifley collection no. 3
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Documents
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Painting no. 6, Rainbow Serpent story by Dick Roughsey - Goorialla showing the men how to dance properly

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Dick Roughsey Rainbow Serpent collection
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Oil paintings
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Dick Roughsey OBE
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Bark painting 'Two Mimi Spirits (males) dancing' by Paddy Compass Namatbara, Croker Island, 1963

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Dr Karel Kupka collection
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Bark paintings
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Croker Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Paddy C. Namatbara
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1963
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Banaitscha/Banatja - # 1 of 5

Banaitscha/Banatja - # 1 of 5

Peter Redlich collection no. 1
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Munggurrawuy Yunapingu
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Wilmot Straham in his mia mia, Warrnambool, Vic

Wilmot Straham in his mia mia, Warrnambool, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Warrnambool, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1906
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QSL card for VK-2-10

QSL card for VK-2-10

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Dinner menu from R.M.S. Niagara with the autographs of the 1913 Australian Cricket team

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Nanette Ward collection
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Menus
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Edgar Richard Mayne
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1913
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The day before payday: Civil Service Series -

The day before payday: Civil Service Series -

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1910
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Dog's coat in black fabric with bound edges associated with Milo Dunphy

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Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Animal accessories
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Myles J Dunphy
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1927
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Sacred Heart Convent, Rose Bay N.S.W.

Sacred Heart Convent, Rose Bay N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Rose Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The ringbarked country

The ringbarked country

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Alfred R. Coffey
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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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Invitations
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Photographic prints depicting the toy theatre

Photographic prints depicting the toy theatre

Everitt and George Family collection
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Photographic prints
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Mourning Rites.

Mourning Rites.

Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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Ramingining, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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David D. Malangi
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Ringtail Opossum and Young.

Ringtail Opossum and Young.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Steel borders

Steel borders

Behind the Lines 2007 collection
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Cartoons
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Mr Sturt Krygsman
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2007
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Certificate

Certificate

Woodleigh Shorthorn Stud collection
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Prize certificates
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Royal Agricultural Society of Victoria
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1982
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Black duck

Black duck

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Neville W. Cayley Snr
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Scout's Oarsman badge certificate

Scout's Oarsman 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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Macquarie Lighthouse, Sydney

Macquarie Lighthouse, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Outer South Head, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Stubbies brand pair of green sailing shorts worn by Will Baillieu, Starboard Grinder on Australia II during the 1983 America's Cup

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Will Baillieu collection
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Shorts
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Australia
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Stubbies
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1983
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Painting depicts a central figurative shape in black within rectangles with rounded corners in rings of alternating colours

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Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Snake Bay, Melville Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Naunu
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1965
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"Doc" (Doctor) Evatt seated in front of a newspaper

Fred Daly collection
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Photographs
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Certificate

Certificate

David Westcott collection no. 6
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Prize certificates
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Beechworth, Victoria, Australia
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1892
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Opening of Parliament

Opening of Parliament

Marcia Rankin collection
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Oil paintings
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Sir Ivor H. Hele CBE
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1954
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Coffee service produced to commemorate the opening of the Sydney Harbour Bridge in 1932

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Gwenda Heginbothom collection
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Coffee services
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Sydney Harbour Bridge, Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Aus...
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1931
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Oceana Series A - Hawkesbury River, NSW

Oceana Series A - Hawkesbury River, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Hawkesbury River, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Belmont, Lake Macquarie, NSW

Belmont, Lake Macquarie, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Belmont, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Squatter board game, second edition

Squatter board game, second edition

Squatter Game collection
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Board games
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Mr Robert Lloyd
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Horse and Cowboy 1999

Horse and Cowboy 1999

Liesl Rockchild collection
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Bush toys
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Santa Teresa, Northern Territory, Australia
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Tristan Young
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1998
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Anti-Warism at a University: suggestions for Change

Anti-Warism at a University: suggestions for Change

Elsie Gare collection no. 1
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Pamphlets
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Mr Gregg Landy
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Hurstville Public School

Hurstville Public School

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Hurstville, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1906
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Bark painting depicting Ganalbingu clan funerary rites by George Milpurrurru

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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Bark paintings
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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George Milpurrurru
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Byrnes Bush, Botany

Byrnes Bush, Botany

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Botany, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Jimmy (King), Brisbane Water

Jimmy (King), Brisbane Water

L Richard Smith breastplate collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Brisbane Water, New South Wales, Australia
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Envelope addressed to W P Faithfull Springfield, Goulburn

Envelope addressed to W P Faithfull Springfield, Goulburn

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Envelopes
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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William P. Faithfull
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An undated invoice addressed to W Redlich

An undated invoice addressed to W Redlich

E Redlich collection
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Invoices
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W Redlich
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Ledger of wages for household servants

Ledger of wages for household servants

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Ledgers
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The Way of Life

The Way of Life

E Redlich collection
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Engraved emu eggs
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Warangesda Mission Station, Darlington Point, New South Wales, Aust...
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Joe Walsh
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1906
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Wool sample box

Wool sample box

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Display cases
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Pigmented oval shield

Pigmented oval shield

Olive Pink collection
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Shields
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Miss Olive Pink
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Australia Day 1916

Australia Day 1916

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Wartime badges
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Australian Red Cross Society
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1916
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QSL card, Greetings from VK2ED

QSL card, Greetings from VK2ED

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1935
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Sydney Heads, The Entrance to Sydney Harbour

Sydney Heads, The Entrance to Sydney Harbour

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney Heads, Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Four children, decorated with pictures of flowers, a letter and two cats

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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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1908
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Voucher for half-bottle of wine in honour of the Queen's Silver Jubilee

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Neil Jensen collection
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Four children.

Four children.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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