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Image Title and Collection What Where Who When
The Men, Adungun, work on paper, Oenpelli, 1948

The Men, Adungun, work on paper, Oenpelli, 1948

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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1948
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Child's drawing of night-time camp scene by Ancilla Munkara, Bathurst Island NT

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ancilla Munkara
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Matthew Flinders' 'A Voyage to Terra Australis' (1814), Volume 1

Matthew Flinders' 'A Voyage to Terra Australis' (1814), Volu...

Matthew Flinders collection
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Travel books
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London, England
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Captain Matthew Flinders
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1814
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Program for the Tirranna Race Club 6 January 1870

Program for the Tirranna Race Club 6 January 1870

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Programs
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Tirranna, New South Wales, Australia
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1870
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Entrance to Queen Elizabeth Park, Mt Gambier, SA

Entrance to Queen Elizabeth Park, 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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Genuine sale marvelous art bargains

Genuine sale marvelous art bargains

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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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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Heather Henderson (nee Menzies) with her daughter, Edwina

Heather Henderson (nee Menzies) with her daughter, Edwina

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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'Time Change'

'Time Change'

Diana Boyer collection
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Diana Boyer
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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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Campbell Arcade, Melbourne, Vic. Subway from Flinders Street Railway Station to Delgraves Street

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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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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Sunshine stripper harvester

Sunshine stripper harvester

David Crane and Alice Sutton collection no. 1
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Stripper harvesters
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Sunshine, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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1911
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Stanwell Park

Stanwell Park

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Stanwell Park, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Portrait photograph of Charles Waterstreet

Portrait photograph of Charles Waterstreet

Jon Lewis collection
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Portrait photographs
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Jon Lewis
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1986
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Victoria St & Darlinghurst Rd. Kings Cross. N.S.W

Victoria St & Darlinghurst Rd. Kings Cross. N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Kings Cross, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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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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Kullberg Chronometer No 1332

Kullberg Chronometer No 1332

Australian Survey Office collection no. 2
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Chronometers
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Swearing in Lord Dudley as Govr. Genl.

Swearing in Lord Dudley as Govr. Genl.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Hatchet head

Hatchet head

Douglas Seaton collection
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Hatchets
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Russell River, Queensland, Australia
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Design pattern

Design pattern

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Painting no. 16, Rainbow Serpent story by Dick Roughsey - Goorialla goes down onto the sea, leaving the country peopled with animals as well as humans

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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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Convict love token from R. Turner, 1834

Convict love token from R. Turner, 1834

Timothy Millett collection
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Palm leaf bound with a narrow length of palm leaf forming a circular armband

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Dr La Mont West collection
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Armbands
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Lockhart River, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1964
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Postcard featuring a drawing of a wounded soldier being tended by a nun wearing a red cross arm band.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Machinery in a factory, including a component with two wheels that sits on a track

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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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Christ  Church Cathedral, Grafton, NSW

Christ Church Cathedral, Grafton, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Grafton, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Red bird of paradise

Red bird of paradise

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Art Series
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Silkscreen print of three ceramic jar forms, by Nyukana Baker, Malpiya Davey, Alison Carroll, 2004

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Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 7
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Screenprints
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Nyukana (Daisy) Baker
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2004
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Sir David Beatty

Sir David Beatty

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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London, England
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Invitation printed on cream card; addressed to Dr R. L. [Faithfull] and Miss Faithfull from Mrs Fairfax

Invitation printed on cream card; addressed to Dr R. L. [Fai...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Fremantle Town Hall, Western Australia

Fremantle Town Hall, Western Australia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Fremantle, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1909
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Bark painting 'Yingapungapu' by Banapana Maymuru, Yirrkala

Bark painting 'Yingapungapu' by Banapana Maymuru, Yirrkala

Dr Howard Morphy collection no. 3
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Banapana Maymuru
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1976
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German forces soundly asleep on the ground

German forces soundly asleep on the ground

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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May Gibbs - We're still above Water!

May Gibbs - We're still above Water!

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Cecilia M. Gibbs
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Unfinished pencil sketch

Unfinished pencil sketch

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Sketches
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Woven pandanus Yawkyawk sculpture in orange, yellow, purple and neutral tones

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Yawkyawk collection
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Sculptures
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Yikarrakkal, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ms Marina Murdilnga
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2005
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Brass carriage clock in leather box used by Lord Forrest

Brass carriage clock in leather box used by Lord Forrest

Commonwealth Grants Commission collection
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Carriage clocks
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France
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Couaillet Family
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1892
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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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Great Northern Juvenile Athletic and Schools Exhibition Association
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1935
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There are a lot of donkeys on the beach

There are a lot of donkeys on the beach

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Bavaria, Germany
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Solomon Bros, LTD
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Courtroom sketch of the Chamberlain trial by Veronica O'Leary, October 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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Holster for a Colt Model 1851 Navy revolver

Holster for a Colt Model 1851 Navy revolver

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Holsters
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The El Alamein Memorial Fountain, Kings X, Sydney

The El Alamein Memorial Fountain, Kings X, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Kings Cross, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Australian Army
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Glass spearhead

Glass spearhead

Horne-Bowie collection
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Spearheads
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Miss Helen Bowie
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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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The front of the brick house and garden at 70 Stuart Street, Griffith, ACT

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Parsons collection
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Courtroom sketch 'Lindy Chamberlain listens to Ian Barker, QC' by Veronica O'Leary, 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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Bird sculpture

Bird sculpture

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Wood carvings
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Wingellina, Western Australia, Australia
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Jean I. Burke
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1982
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Metal punch

Metal punch

Torrens Island Quarantine Station collection
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Punches
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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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Therese M. Munkanome
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Postcard featuring a tram depot

Postcard featuring a tram depot

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Weapon - Tasmanian Aboriginal club - wooden

Weapon - Tasmanian Aboriginal club - wooden

E Milne collection
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Clubs
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Tasmania, Australia
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New South Wales Artillery

New South Wales Artillery

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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Queensland spear 1

Queensland spear 1

E Milne collection
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Spears
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Painting depicting a crocodile, by David Milaybuma

Painting depicting a crocodile, by David Milaybuma

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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David Milaybuma
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Queen Elizabeth Park, Mt Gambier, SA, showing rowan tree planted by Queen Elizabeth II, Feb 1954

Queen Elizabeth Park, Mt Gambier, SA, showing rowan tree pla...

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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1954
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Valentines Series - Caddy Plays the Game

Valentines Series - Caddy Plays the Game

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Courtroom sketch of the Chamberlain trial by Veronica O'Leary, 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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Courtroom sketch of Michael Chamberlain in the witness stand by Veronica O'Leary, 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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Piece of a turtle shell

Piece of a turtle shell

Herbert E Read collection
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Animal parts
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Envelope addressed to

Envelope addressed to "Mrs A.I. Maple Brown, Fonthill, Lake...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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