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Letter from Joan Richmond - Basra

Letter from Joan Richmond - Basra

Joan Richmond collection
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Letters
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Basra, Iraq
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1931
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Advertising card featuring Jules Dubourg

Advertising card featuring Jules Dubourg

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising cards
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Baker's Stadium, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1914
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Letter from Vane Lindesay thanking Maurice Horn

Letter from Vane Lindesay thanking Maurice Horn

Vane Lindesay collection no. 1
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Letters
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Mr Vane Lindesay
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1976
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Smiling woman

Smiling woman

Tania Verstak collection
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Photographs
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River, and a red letter

River, and a red letter "M" inside a gold shield

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1909
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Envelope for a Christmas card type-addressed to Mr W Glover

Envelope for a Christmas card type-addressed to Mr W Glover

Enid Treadgold collection
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Envelopes
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William R. Glover
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Convict love token from Charles Fry, 1833

Convict love token from Charles Fry, 1833

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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2004 Australian of the Year Finalist Award

2004 Australian of the Year Finalist Award

John 'Johnny' Warren collection
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Awards
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Johnny Warren MBE OAM
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Kooramook (possum rug)

Kooramook (possum rug)

Tooloyn Koortakay collection
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Drawings
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East Gippsland, Victoria, Australia
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Vicki Couzens
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2002
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Bark painting depicts six human figures with hair gathered into cone shape at top of heads

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Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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National Park near SYDNEY

National Park near 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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"The Perfection" hand powered grain grader or winnower

Ron Bell collection
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Agricultural equipment
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Painting depicts oval shapes, 3 men and 3 footprints.

Painting depicts oval shapes, 3 men and 3 footprints.

Maningrida Arts and Crafts 07/09/1973 collection
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Bark paintings
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Baku
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Certificate

Certificate

Colledge Family collection
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Prize certificates
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New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Emilie Roach
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1952
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Gorby Goobie

Gorby Goobie

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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Lhotzkya genethylloides

Lhotzkya genethylloides

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
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Botanical specimens
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
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1876
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Engine room and condensors at the Yelarbon Freezing Works, Queensland, 1926-1955

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Bert Wright collection
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Photographs
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British Military Pioneer Other Ranks Sword, used by Lieutenant Thomas Quinn, 73rd Regiment (ret), in Van Diemens Land

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Neil Martin collection
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Swords
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England
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Mr Thomas Quinn
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1820
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Eskbank Station

Eskbank Station

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Germany
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Mr Frederick P. Hobbs
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Sketches of Tommy's life - At the Base - No 9

Sketches of Tommy's life - At the Base - No 9

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Paris, France
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Launceston from Trevallyn, Tasmania

Launceston from Trevallyn, Tasmania

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1959
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Handwritten note regarding the fitting of new frames

Handwritten note regarding the fitting of new frames

Gweneth Meyers collection
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Notes
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1958
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Handwritten note found with sampler in folder

Handwritten note found with sampler in folder

Embroiderers' Guilds of Australia collection
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Documents
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Shell

Shell

L and T Hackney collection
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Shells
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Gilgandra, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Thomas P. Hackney
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1918
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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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Wooden board from a packing case for exported frozen rabbits, used by Wilkinson & Maher, Yelarbon, QLD

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Bert Wright collection
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Food packaging
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Yelarbon, Queensland, Australia
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Wilkinson & Maher
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1926
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The Blind Man.

The Blind Man.

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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Nandabitta
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1969
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The fig avenue, Botanical Gardens, Adelaide, SA

The fig avenue, Botanical Gardens, Adelaide, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Botanic Gardens, Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Smiling Aboriginal boy with the embossed mark, 'Chas P. Scott, Adelaide'

Smiling Aboriginal boy with the embossed mark, 'Chas P. Scot...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1916
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La Perouse

La Perouse

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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La Perouse, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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QSL card for VK-NS

QSL card for VK-NS

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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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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1945
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'Dhanggi', bark painting, native plant species

'Dhanggi', bark painting, native plant species

Mulkun Wirrpanda collection
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mulkun Wirrpanda
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2014
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Certificate awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, 1889, First Prize

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Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Certificates
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1889
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View from the pier, Henley, SA

View from the pier, Henley, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Henley Beach, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Photograph - Group of adults and children - Empire Day 1907

Photograph - Group of adults and children - Empire Day 1907

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Unknown maker toy train passenger coach

Unknown maker toy train passenger coach

Bruce Macdonald collection
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Toy railway carriages
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The Weir, Yarrawonga, Victoria

The Weir, Yarrawonga, Victoria

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Yarrawonga, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Wetsuit top

Wetsuit top

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Rodney Dillon collection
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Wetsuits
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Courtroom sketch 'Michael Chamberlain giving evidence...' 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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Pigmented plaited fibre armband

Pigmented plaited fibre armband

A Morrison collection no. 1
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Armbands
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Small booklet of soap leaves

Small booklet of soap leaves

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Soap flakes
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Tin of

Tin of "CSR" brand Golden Syrup

Dot Butler collection no. 2
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Canned foods
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Pathway in Pennington Gardens east, Adelaide, SA

Pathway in Pennington Gardens east, Adelaide, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Ground edge hatchet head [stone implement]

Ground edge hatchet head [stone implement]

Edmund Milne collection
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Edge-ground axe heads (stone)
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Toorale, New South Wales, Australia
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Electrode glove

Electrode glove

Graeme Clark, University of Melbourne - Cochlear Limited collection
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Health and medical equipment
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Visit of U.S.A. Fleet to Sydney

Visit of U.S.A. Fleet to 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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The Crown Studios
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1908
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Interior for Opening Parliament, C/S

Interior for Opening Parliament, C/S

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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The Bell Wether -

The Bell Wether - "The Sydney Mail" On the Land Series

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Bark painting 'Water lily bulbs' by Mithinarri Gurruwiwi, Yirrkala, 1965

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J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mithinarri Gurruwiwi
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1965
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Spearheads
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Postcard featuring a coloured print of the Australian flag, with an inset photograph of an observation unit

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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The Argonauts Club

The Argonauts Club

Australian Broadcasting Corporation collection no. 1
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Membership certificates
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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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Darryn J. Fernando
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Postcard featuring a coloured head portrait of a lady wearing a black hat and red feather plume

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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O Brock
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Men on horseback

Men on horseback

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Charles Hammond
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Narrabeen general view

Narrabeen general view

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Narrabeen, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Shell money

Shell money

Papuan Official collection
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Shell money
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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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Commercial Bank, Blayney NSW

Commercial Bank, Blayney NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Blayney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Stone tool - Knife

Stone tool - Knife

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Stone tools
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Northern Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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