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Pass for Parliament House for Fred Daly

Pass for Parliament House for Fred Daly

Fred Daly collection
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Clapstick

Clapstick

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Clapsticks
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Boomerang

Boomerang

JW Lindo collection
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J W. Lindo
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Cremorne Point, Sydney Harbour

Cremorne Point, 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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Harding & Billings
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2007
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Black textured-vinyl covered timber case containing a metal depth micrometer and a small spanner

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Neil, Lynette and Barry Ross collection
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Winning in a Canter

Winning in a Canter

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Harding & Billings
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LAVENDER BAY, SYDNEY.

LAVENDER BAY, SYDNEY.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Lavender Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Spear

Spear

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Spears
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Jamieson Range, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Jackson Mclean
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Black and white photograph of 'King of Canberra' Fred Daly saluting the crowd

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Fred Daly collection
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Hon Frederick 'Fred' M. Daly
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Hermes typewriter used by Wallace Brown in the press gallery 1960s and 1970s

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Queensland Newspapers Pty Ltd collection
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Typewriters
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr Wallace Brown
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1960
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Bronte Beach, N.S.W.

Bronte Beach, N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Bronte Beach, Bronte, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Child's drawing ? Traditional Aboriginal Shelter

Child's drawing ? Traditional Aboriginal Shelter

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Banambul
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Certificate

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David Westcott collection no. 6
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Prize certificates
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Yackandandah, Victoria, Australia
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1893
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Child's drawing -  'The frog singing' by Clare Ahgala, St Francis Xavier School, Daly River NT

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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St Francis Xavier School, Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Clare Aghala
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Cardboard label from the Springfield Museum - Ausgustus Lucian Faithfull, 1855-1942

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Augustus L. Faithfull
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White ceramic dinner plate with 'CACS' in the centre

White ceramic dinner plate with 'CACS' in the centre

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Dinner plates
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Pennington, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Pennington Migrant Centre
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1940
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Child's drawing - Dreaming by Dianna Merrkiyawuy, Yirrkala NT

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Gove, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dianna Merrkiyawuy
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'Ngurrapalangu', painted by Uta Uta Tjangala, 1974

'Ngurrapalangu', painted by Uta Uta Tjangala, 1974

Fred Myers collection
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Paintings
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Yayayi, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Uta Uta Tjangala
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1974
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Cigarette card

Cigarette card

Turner Family collection
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THE HARBOUR BRIDGE, SYDNEY, N.S.W.

THE HARBOUR BRIDGE, SYDNEY, N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney Harbour Bridge, Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Aus...
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Courtroom sketch 'Professor Barry Boettcher. professor forensic science, Newcastle University.' by Veronica O'Leary dated 30 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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'Gordon Boy's Homes Highett Junior Atheltics 1965 David Mulholland' trophy

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David Mulholland collection
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Trophies
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Painting on card by Jill Dundiwuy Mununggur, Yirrkala NT - from the story 'The Brolga and The Emu' in the book 'Djugurba. Tales from the Spirit Time' (1974), probably p. 39

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Acrylic paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Jill Dundiwuy Mununggur
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1974
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Weapon - Spearthrower

Weapon - Spearthrower

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Spearthrowers
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Bone tool

Bone tool

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Bone china teacup and saucer with a coloured Commonwealth Parliament Coat of Arms insignia

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Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 1
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Cups and saucers
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England
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Wedgwood
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1988
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Notes on Western Australia

Notes on Western Australia

Joan Stanbury collection
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Books
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Miss Australia Company
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1959
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Dolls house and accessories handcrafted in Adelaide by Mrs Eva Howie for her daughter Clyde, 1930s

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Hetherington Family collection
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Dolls houses
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Eden Hills, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Mrs Eva A. Howie
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1930
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Gold miner's pick, Ballarat

Gold miner's pick, Ballarat

Victorian Goldfields collection no. 1
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Picks
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Ballarat, Victoria, Australia
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Wooden spear, used in the 'Seven Sisters' performance at the 'Tracking Kultja' festival at the NMA in 2001

Wooden spear, used in the 'Seven Sisters' performance at the...

Maruku Arts collection no. 2
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Spears
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Walter Pukutiwara
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2001
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Postcard featuring photograph of Kogarah streetscene

Postcard featuring photograph of Kogarah streetscene

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Kogarah, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Familiar Australian Singers, with compliments of the Singer Sewing Machine Co, Parramatta

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Parramatta, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Singer Manufacturing Co
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Four short metal cylinders

Four short metal cylinders

Neil, Lynette and Barry Ross collection
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Tools
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Star of the Sea - Roman Catholic Church, Watson's Bay, Sydney

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Watsons Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Protesters and police during the campaign to save the Franklin River

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Bob Brown collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Franklin River, Tasmania, Australia
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Peter Lord
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Men's 'Roleigh' grey felt hat issued to Juozas Stepanas at the Woodside Migration Camp in South Australia, 1949

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Dr A Stepanas collection no. 1
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Hats
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Woodside, South Australia, Australia
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Mr Juozas Stepanas
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1949
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Photograph of Fred Daly with an unidentified male holding a framed print titled

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Fred Daly collection
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Photographs
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Australian Labor Party
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Duke of Gloucester and Ben Chifley, 1940's

Duke of Gloucester and Ben Chifley, 1940's

Fred Daly collection
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Photographs
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Keith Goddard collection
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Spearheads
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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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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Kanginy
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WEL printed in black over female symbol

WEL printed in black over female symbol

Meredith Hinchliffe collection no. 1
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T-shirts
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1975
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OAK PARK POOL CRONULLA B65

OAK PARK POOL CRONULLA B65

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Ashfield, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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M A Broadhurst Photo
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Sydney Harbour

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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Kodak
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Star of the Sea - R.C. Church. Watson's Bay, N.S.W

Star of the Sea - R.C. Church. Watson's Bay, N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Watsons Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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The Catholic Church
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Victorian Women's Cricket Team wearing state blazers - Sydney 1934/35 interstate champtionships

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Elsie Deane collection
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Photographs
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Elsie Deane
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1934
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The beautiful Blue Lake, Mt Gambier, SA

The beautiful 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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Willie Burton with his horse and dog, 1890s

Willie Burton with his horse and dog, 1890s

Horse photographs and ephemera collection no. 2
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Photographs
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1890
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BONDI BEACH. Sydney. N.S.W.

BONDI BEACH. Sydney. N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Bondi Beach, Bondi, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Child's drawing by Richard Casey titled 'Purijirringa Kapi Ngui - Jukwartirringa Amintiya Alipwa Joramintiya Mipariyi' [Trees of Nguiu - Stringybark, Coconut, Ferntree, Fan Palm], St Therese's School, Bathurst Island NT

Child's drawing by Richard Casey titled 'Purijirringa Kapi N...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Richard C. Fernando
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Food storage container

Food storage container

Muriel Kelly collection
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Food storage containers
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Botanical Gardens, Sydney, NSW

Botanical Gardens, Sydney, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Royal Botanic Gardens, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Uranium play it safe

Uranium play it safe

Fred Daly collection
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Political badges
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Ancient and Modern Hymns

Ancient and Modern Hymns

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Books
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La Perouse Monument, La Perouse N.S.W

La Perouse Monument, La Perouse N.S.W

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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Timber handle for a hand saw

Timber handle for a hand saw

John Docker collection
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Tool handles
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Philadelphia, United States of America
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Henry Disston & Sons
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1920
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Government House, Sydney

Government House, 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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I [Love] Being Free from Smoking - Narcotics Education Inc., 1985

I [Love] Being Free from Smoking - Narcotics Education Inc.,...

Lindy Chamberlain-Creighton collection no. 2
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Badges
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Australia
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Mrs Lindy Chamberlain-Creighton
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1980
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Ein Kanot nebst einigen Landesbewohnern aus Lord-Mulgrave's-Insel

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The Christensen Fund collection no. 2
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Prints
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Torres Strait, ,
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R Cleveley
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1791
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Brush drawing 'Minyipuru Sisters' by Muuki Taylor, 2016

Brush drawing 'Minyipuru Sisters' by Muuki Taylor, 2016

Martumili Seven Sisters collection no.2
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Drawings
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Parnngurr, Western Australia, Australia
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Muuki Taylor
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2016
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Australia Post poster captioned 'We Deliver'

Australia Post poster captioned 'We Deliver'

Australia Post Historical collection
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1980
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