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Portrait photograph of Maisy Middleton

Portrait photograph of Maisy Middleton

Jon Lewis collection
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Portrait photographs
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Jon Lewis
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Postcard of Junction Street Nowra

Postcard of Junction Street Nowra

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Nowra, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1909
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Blue Lake, Mt Gambier, SA

Blue Lake, 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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Leg of Mutton Lake, Mt Gambier, SA

Leg of Mutton Lake, 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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Guwak ga Marrngu (Nightbird & possum).

Guwak ga Marrngu (Nightbird & possum).

Buku-Larrngay Arts collection no. 1
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Luwandi
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Plastic bag with Union of Australian Women Declares Peace on the World

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Union of Australian Women collection
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Plastic bags
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Audrey McDonald
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1950
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IBM input typewriter from the SNOCOM computer used by the Snowy Mountains Hydro-Electric Authority

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University of Sydney School of Engineering collection
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Typewriters
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University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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School of Electrical Engineering, University of Sydney
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1958
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Postcard featuring a coloured sketch of troops in barracks sitting down to

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Colt Model 1851 Navy revolver with accompanying leather holster and label referring to the bushranger incident.

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Revolvers
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United States of America
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Samuel Colt
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1850
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Painting no. 7, Rainbow Serpent story by Dick Roughsey - Everybody builds shelters because a storm is coming

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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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Note dated November 1890

Note dated November 1890

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dronepipe

Dronepipe

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Didjeridus
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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Handwritten recipes for potted beef

Handwritten recipes for potted beef

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Manuscripts
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Professor Henry and Luise Krips collection
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Spearheads
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Dieppe

Dieppe

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Ladies refurbished Roadmaster bicycle, which was ridden in Tasmania by Reima Mieztis

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Reima Miezitis collection
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Bicycles
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Australia
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Mrs Reima Miezitis
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1946
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Yatching, Sydney Harbour

Yatching, Sydney Harbour

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Greetings Sincere for Christmas

Greetings Sincere for Christmas

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Christmas cards
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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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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Marguerita Munkara
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Five girls on horseback including Bobbie and Valerie Faithfull.

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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People standing in the snow on train tracks at Katoomba railway station

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Katoomba, Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Kodak Ltd
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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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Marita Kantilla
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Courtroom sketch of the Chamberlain trial by Veronica O'Leary, dated 28 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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Terra Australis or Australia, the Parts Explored Between 1798 and 1803 by Matthew Flinders

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Matthew Flinders collection
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Atlases
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London, England
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Captain Matthew Flinders
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1814
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Kelly's Hotel

Kelly's Hotel

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Brisbane is awfully rippin', I've bought the place

Brisbane is awfully rippin', I've bought the place

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Brisbane, Queensland, 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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Quorn, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
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Country Women's Association
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1949
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Bark painting 'Creation Stories of the Manggalili Clan' by Narritjin Maymuru, Yirrkala, about 1965

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Department of Aboriginal Affairs 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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1965
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376 mile - Tents pitched beside railway tracks. Trans-Australian Railway

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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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Bark painting

Bark painting

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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Totemic Kangaroo

Totemic Kangaroo

Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ray Baku
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Sydney city for the air

Sydney city for the air

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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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Elizabeth Street from Flinders Street Station, Melbourne

Elizabeth Street from Flinders Street Station, Melbourne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Great Britain
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The Valentine & Sons' Publishing Co.
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1914
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Engraved boab nut 'Spearing Stockman' by Jack Wherra

Engraved boab nut 'Spearing Stockman' by Jack Wherra

Jack Wherra collection no. 1
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Nut carvings
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Mowanjum, West Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Jack Wherra
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1963
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Postcard featuring a printed pen and ink drawing of four machine gunners, firing through a break in the defences.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Condolence card from Thien to the victims of the Bali bombings

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Bali Bombings 2002 Memorial - Parliament of Victoria collection
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Greeting cards
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Kuta, Bali, Indonesia
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2002
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The Strange Snake

The Strange Snake

Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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Melville Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Tipantigalayanga
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The post which the Bush Ranger stood behind when Percy fired at him. The hole is shown in the picture

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Engraved boab nut 'Capturing the Cattle Killers' by Jack Wherra

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Jack Wherra collection no. 1
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Nut carvings
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Mowanjum, West Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Jack Wherra
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1963
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Advertising card featuring Pat Bradley

Advertising card featuring Pat Bradley

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Shell money

Shell money

Papuan Official collection
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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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Certificate awarded to V.M. Wilson at the Narromine Show for second prize for a painted table centre

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Narromine, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1967
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Postcard featuring a comic drawing of a soldier on a donkey with the pyramids in the background.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Two men wearing suits, with a large display of vegetables on wooden shelves, Goulburn Show, Grifffiths + Blake gardeners 1919

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Postcard featuring the gardens in Sturt Street, Ballarat, Victoria

Postcard featuring the gardens in Sturt Street, Ballarat, Vi...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Ballarat, Victoria, Australia
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The Crocodile, Tungarapia and the Wallaby, Ubraitja

The Crocodile, Tungarapia and the Wallaby, Ubraitja

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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Yalioura
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1948
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Weapon - Spear

Weapon - Spear

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spears
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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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U.S. Battleship Oregon

U.S. Battleship Oregon

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Washington, United States of America
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Unidentified

Unidentified

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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Yalioura
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1948
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Certificate awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, 1889, Special Prize

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Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Certificates
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1889
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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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Concepta Palipuaminni
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Carrington Hospital, Camden

Carrington Hospital, Camden

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Camden, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Black metal

Black metal "Winner" brand, hand operated sewing machine

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Sewing machines
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United States of America
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Miss Muriel Ester McPhee
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1916
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S.S. Aramac 2114 Tons 14 Knots

S.S. Aramac 2114 Tons 14 Knots

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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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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Luke R. Apuatjimi
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Ground painting commissioned for the opening of Tandanya in March 1990

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Tandanya collection no. 3
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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1990
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The beach, St Kilda, Vic

The beach, St Kilda, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Saint Kilda, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Daisy and Violet. The pretty grown-together Children

Daisy and Violet. The pretty grown-together Children

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Narrow wooden parrying shield

Narrow wooden parrying shield

Kilborn - Goojung Station collection
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Shields
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Overlooking Newcastel, NSW

Overlooking Newcastel, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
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