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Eagle.

Eagle.

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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Nanguruma
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1969
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Her Majesty's Queensland Native Police by Bevan Hayward [Pooaraar]

Her Majesty's Queensland Native Police by Bevan Hayward [Poo...

Bevan Hayward collection no. 1
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Drawings
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Mr Bevan Hayward
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1992
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Adrienne Augarde and a Cobar Copper Mine, 1910

Adrienne Augarde and a Cobar Copper Mine, 1910

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Cobar, New South Wales, Australia
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Adrienne Augarde
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1910
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Convict love token for James Godfrey

Convict love token for James Godfrey

Convict Love Token collection no. 1
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England
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1820
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The enemy

The enemy

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Mr James A. Turner
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Duke Street, Woolloomooloo, Sydney

Duke Street, Woolloomooloo, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Woolloomooloo, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Katherine L. Farran
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Racing silks worn in the 1897 and 1898 Melbourne Cup races on Gaulus and The Grafter

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William Forrester collection
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Riding habits
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Nameplate for Ludwig Leichhardt 1848

Nameplate for Ludwig Leichhardt 1848

Bristow Smith collection
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Nameplates
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Moreton Bay, Queensland, Australia
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Ludwig Leichhardt
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1848
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Royal Agricultural & Horticultural Society of South Australia Incor...
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1935
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Brass telescope eyepiece used by Captain John Gore

Brass telescope eyepiece used by Captain John Gore

Jack Gallaway collection
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Telescope accessories
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London, England
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Peter Dollond
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Weapon - Spearthrower

Weapon - Spearthrower

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spearthrowers
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Logbook detailing distances travelled and running information for the trip from England to Australia on a Vespa scooter

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Nicholas Lidstone collection
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Logbooks
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Pulpit Rock, Cora Lynn, Tas

Pulpit Rock, Cora Lynn, Tas

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Corra Linn Gorge, Tasmania, Australia
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Laura H. Davey
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Referendums to be held on Saturday, 27th May 1967...

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Jack Horner collection
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Booklets
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Commonwealth of Australia
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1967
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At Maroondah Dam, Healesville, Vic

At Maroondah Dam, Healesville, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Maroondah Reservoir, Maroondah, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Man, woman, and a young girl

Man, woman, and a young girl

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Two Australians

Two Australians

Political Cartooning 2006 collection - John Spooner
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Cartoons
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Mr John Spooner
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2005
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Cave Garden, Mt Gambier, SA

Cave Garden, 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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Letter to Margaret Pewtress from NSW Women's Basketball Association

Letter to Margaret Pewtress from NSW Women's Basketball Asso...

History of Netball - Margaret Pewtress collection
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Business letters
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Brass winding key for chronometer

Brass winding key for chronometer

Department of Defence collection
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Keys
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London, England
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Edward Thomas Loseby
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1846
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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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Agricultural Bureau of South Australia
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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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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Carved bird

Carved bird

Papuan Official collection
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Carvings
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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1915
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Convict love token from Charles Williams, 1836

Convict love token from Charles Williams, 1836

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love token from Peter Martin, 1836

Convict love token from Peter Martin, 1836

Timothy Millett collection
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Thomas Walker Convalescent Hospital Parramatta River, 1914

Thomas Walker Convalescent Hospital Parramatta River, 1914

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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Charles H. Kerry
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1914
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Swimming pool, Goulburn River, Shepparton, Vic

Swimming pool, Goulburn River, Shepparton, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Goulburn River, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Film negative - A billabong, south of the Roper River, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1928

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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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1928
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A glazed and decorated porcelain soup tureen with platter

A glazed and decorated porcelain soup tureen with platter

Hanbury Clements Covered Tureen collection
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Tureens
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The Strike, 1909

The Strike, 1909

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia
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Broken Hill Proprietary Limited
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1909
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Postcard titled 'The Girls I left behind me' by May Gibbs

Postcard titled 'The Girls I left behind me' by May Gibbs

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Cecilia M. Gibbs
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Cockburn Creek, Tamworth, 1910

Cockburn Creek, Tamworth, 1910

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Tamworth, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1910
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Painted marine turtle shell featuring thirteen totemic animals representing the clans of the Lardil people of Mornington Island

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Blair Gardner collection no. 1
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Artworks
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Lindsay Roughsey
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1978
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Westella

Westella

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Handwritten letter from Joan Richmond - London

Handwritten letter from Joan Richmond - London

Joan Richmond collection
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Letters
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Glass plate negative - A widow, Yandruwandha people, 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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Pages 5 to 8 of the copy of the Jerilderie Letter, which was originally composed by Ned Kelly

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Christies Auction collection
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Letters
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Stringybark Creek, Victoria, Australia
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Edward 'Ned' Kelly
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1879
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Greetings from Armidale, 1907

Greetings from Armidale, 1907

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Armidale, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Arms of the State of New South Wales

Arms of the State of New South Wales

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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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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Hand-made sympathy card

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Bali Bombings 2002 Memorial - Parliament of Victoria collection
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Cards
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Kuta, Bali, Indonesia
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2002
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Inflatable yellow rubber raft used by Paul Smith and Bob Brown on the Franklin River in 1976

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Paul Smith collection
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Rafts
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Franklin River, Tasmania, Australia
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Paul E. Smith
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1976
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Film negative - Home of Bullion Mine, near Barrow Creek, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1924

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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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1924
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Convict love token from D. Greenfield, 1833

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Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Base Hospital, Wangaratta, Vic

Base Hospital, 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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The Serpent, Aitja

The Serpent, Aitja

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Tatalara
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1948
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Drawing depicting Governor Davey's Proclamation to the Aborigines 1816

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Governor Davey's Proclamation to the Aborigines 1816 collection
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Drawings
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Lieutenant-Governor George Arthur
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1829
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Pocket-size diary of 1954 belonging to Edna Thompson, containing details of her daily activities while living in Japan

Pocket-size diary of 1954 belonging to Edna Thompson, contai...

Thompson Family collection
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Diaries
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Japan
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Edna M. Thompson
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1954
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Convict love token engraved with the names Richard Painter and Abel Deeley, 1838

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Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Circular metal film canister

Circular metal film canister

Robert and Irene Goard collection
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Film cans
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Certificate of Registration for A. Jedrzejowski

Certificate of Registration for A. Jedrzejowski

Andrzej Jedrzejowski collection
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Certificates
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Robbery Under Arms, No. 2

Robbery Under Arms, No. 2

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Charles Hammond
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Cycad Nuts

Cycad Nuts

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Unknown
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1948
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Card of appreciation

Card of appreciation

Margot Child collection
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Cards
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Mrs Margot Child
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Cream can

Cream can

David Crane and Alice Sutton collection no. 1
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Milk cans
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Cootamundra, New South Wales, Australia
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Studio photograph of a collaged diorama featuring a figure labelled 'Wolseley'

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Thomas Hinton collection
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Albumen prints
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Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
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Duval & Co.
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'Mala and the bad uncles at Tjikarri', painted by Johnny Warangula Tjupurrula, 1976

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Paintings
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Johnny W. Tjupurrula
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1976
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Cottage Home, Bath Street, Port Sunlight

Cottage Home, Bath Street, Port Sunlight

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Sugarbag Dreaming by Jimmy Wululu

Sugarbag Dreaming by Jimmy Wululu

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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Jimmy Wululu
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Black & White is easy to carry

Black & White is easy to carry

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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