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Percival Proctor Mk 1 monoplane VH-FEP

Percival Proctor Mk 1 monoplane VH-FEP

Frederick Edmunds collection
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Aeroplanes
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Luton, Bedfordshire, England
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Percival Aircraft Company Limited
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1942
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Royal Visit Souvenir 1954 - Welcome to Australia pennant

Royal Visit Souvenir 1954 - Welcome to Australia pennant

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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Pennants
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Breadcarters Award (Northumberland), 12 November 1943

Breadcarters Award (Northumberland), 12 November 1943

ET Fealy collection
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Information sheets
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Carpenter's folding rule

Carpenter's folding rule

Guiseppe Picone collection
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Folding rules
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Mr Guiseppe '. Picone
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Rushcutters Bay, Sydney N.S.W

Rushcutters Bay, Sydney N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Rushcutters Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Piece of felt

Piece of felt

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Textile lengths
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Postcard featuring a coloured printed drawing of four Austrian soldiers, clustered around a table in a dugout, watching one of their number write a letter.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Wood carving - Bunbulama - Yirrkala, 1948

Wood carving - Bunbulama - Yirrkala, 1948

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Wood carvings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mawalan Marika
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1948
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Australian Native - Seaside amusements

Australian Native - Seaside amusements

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Picture taking with the No.1A Autographic Kodak Junior...

Picture taking with the No.1A Autographic Kodak Junior...

Harold Stevens collection
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Instruction booklets
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New South Wales, Australia
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Eastman Kodak Company
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1922
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Woven bag

Woven bag

Papuan Official collection
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Bags
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Purari River, Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea
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Mr Francis Edgar Williams
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1922
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Federal Cycles, T.R. Balfour Cyle Manufacturer

Federal Cycles, T.R. Balfour Cyle Manufacturer

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Geelong, Victoria, Australia
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T R. Balfour
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White Star Liner SS Runic

White Star Liner SS Runic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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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 Puautjinni
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Naval ship in calm water

Naval ship in calm water

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Postcard depicting Bert Bailey as Archie McPherson from the 'Squatter's Daughter'

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Envelope containing Flory's hair

Envelope containing Flory's hair

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Envelopes
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Garden Party for Bishop Barlow

Garden Party for Bishop Barlow

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Custom-made hay baling hook

Custom-made hay baling hook

Barry Cranston collection
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Hooks
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Robert Lionel Faithfull

Robert Lionel Faithfull

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Portrait photographs
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Children canoeing [Narrabeen Lakes]

Children canoeing [Narrabeen Lakes]

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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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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Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Flora Tipungwuti
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QSL card for VK4K4, From the Heart of the Queensland Sugar Belt

QSL card for VK4K4, From the Heart of the Queensland Sugar B...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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St Vincent's Ladies' College, Sydney

St Vincent's Ladies' College, 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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1908
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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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Pencil and watercolour, on paper in Papunya style by unknown Pintupi artist, 1971

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Papunya Art 2008 collection
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Watercolour paintings
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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1971
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Folkestone Aero Speed Trophy presented by Mrs W.E. Davis, 1937

Folkestone Aero Speed Trophy presented by Mrs W.E. Davis, 19...

Dr Robert C Percival collection
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Trophies
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Folkestone, Kent, England
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Mr Edgar W. Percival
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1937
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Hotel Imperial.  Darlinghurst Rd. Kings Cross

Hotel Imperial. Darlinghurst Rd. Kings Cross

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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Aboriginal breastplate for Jemmy, King of Big River

Aboriginal breastplate for Jemmy, King of Big River

Illawarra Historical Society collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Big River, Illawarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Jemmy
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Glass plate negative - Group of Aboriginal children and women, Hermannsburg, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1923

Glass plate negative - Group of Aboriginal children and wome...

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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1923
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Envelope addressed to Mrs A. I. Maple Brown

Envelope addressed to Mrs A. I. Maple Brown

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Envelopes
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England
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1951
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Postcard with the following title

Postcard with the following title "Lallah Rookh. TRUGANINI. ...

Patricia Heath collection
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Photographic postcards
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Bruny Island, Tasmania, Australia
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Truganini
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Glass lens and brass lens cover for a telescope used by Rear Admiral John Gore

Glass lens and brass lens cover for a telescope used by Rear...

Jack Gallaway collection
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Telescope lenses
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Rear Admiral John Gore
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Rainforest shield, Tully River area, Queensland made by Andy, 1970

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Gladys Henry collection
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Shields
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Euramo, Tully, QLD, Australia
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Andy
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1970
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Excursion to the National Park, Wilson's Promontory

Excursion to the National Park, Wilson's Promontory

Jean Galbraith collection
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Travel books
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Section Grocery and Ironmonery Depts, Slack and Gander, Hornsby

Section Grocery and Ironmonery Depts, Slack and Gander, Horn...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Hornsby, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1906
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Murwillumbah Fire, Sept.15th, 1907

Murwillumbah Fire, Sept.15th, 1907

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Murwillumbah, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Hunting Woman by Pauline Woods

Hunting Woman by Pauline Woods

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Paintings
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Pauline Woods
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Mythological Mallierra (post initiation) ceremonies at Winparrku

Mythological Mallierra (post initiation) ceremonies at Winpa...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Paintings
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Charlie T. Tjungurrayi
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1978
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Kangaroos

Kangaroos

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Htel Macquarie, Port Macquarie

Htel Macquarie, Port Macquarie

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Port Macquarie, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Film negative - Men at Aparanya, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1903

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Film negatives
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Opparinna Creek, South Australia, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1903
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A Strange Sea-Creature.

A Strange Sea-Creature.

Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Tipiloura
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Barren Jack, Diversion Channel

Barren Jack, Diversion Channel

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Burrinjuck Dam, Burrinjuck, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1909
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Glass plate negative - Boab tree, near Derby, Western Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1916

Glass plate negative - Boab tree, near Derby, Western Austra...

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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1916
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Sand in the Face

Sand in the Face

Political Humour Competition 1999 collection
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Cartoons
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Geoff Pryor
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1999
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Kunzea Muelleri

Kunzea Muelleri

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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Film negative - Horses watering, Arnhem Land, 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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Fob medallion awarded to Corporal M O'Toole

Fob medallion awarded to Corporal M O'Toole

Terence Lane collection
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Fobs
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Australian Army
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1915
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Photocopy of technical diagram for installation and display of Parliament House Embroidery, top elevation

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Embroiderers' Guilds of Australia collection
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Diagrams
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The turtle and his friends

The turtle and his friends

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Michaela Tipungwuti
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Springfield before 1880s

Springfield before 1880s

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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The Sunny Day

The Sunny Day

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Marie C. Kantilla
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Embroidered silk postcard from World War One

Embroidered silk postcard from World War One

David Westcott collection no. 6
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Postcards
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1914
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Viola Calcarata

Viola Calcarata

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Postcards
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Two men with horses

Two men with horses

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Charles Hammond
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Untittled, square, batik silk scarf in blue, green and gold colours, by Nyukana Baker

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Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 7
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Scarves
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Nyukana (Daisy) Baker
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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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The lake and bridge, Yarrawonga, Victoria

The lake and bridge, Yarrawonga, Victoria

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Lake Mulwala, Yarrawonga, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Bridge Street, Sydney

Bridge Street, 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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