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Autographed photograph of US swimmer Ethelda Bleibtrey, Toowoomba, Queensland

Autographed photograph of US swimmer Ethelda Bleibtrey, Toow...

National Sports Information Centre collection
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Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia
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C W. Callaghan
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Letter

Letter

E Redlich collection
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Reverend Allan G. Rankine
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1961
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The landing jetty, Colombo - Lipton series

The landing jetty, Colombo - Lipton series

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Colombo, Western Province, Sri Lanka
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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View of Bathurst & Mt Panorama, from Peacock's Orchard

View of Bathurst & Mt Panorama, from Peacock's Orchard

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bathurst, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Framed composite picture dedicated to Miss N Rogers from CTP and MJU in appreciation of loyalty and friendship

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Ellen Rogers collection
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Aviation ephemera
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Charles T. Ulm
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1930
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Bishop Gselle came to Nguiu

Bishop Gselle came to Nguiu

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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Richard C. Fernando
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Ram 'Field Marshal  Jnr'

Ram 'Field Marshal Jnr'

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Embroidery patterns

Embroidery patterns

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Embroidery patterns
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Two Service Men

Two Service Men

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Photographic prints
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Street with shops, cars, and a chemist shop

Street with shops, cars, and a chemist shop

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Open Hearth Dept. (Filling Ingot Moulds)

Open Hearth Dept. (Filling Ingot Moulds)

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Kuring Gai Chase

Kuring Gai Chase

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Ku-ring-gai Chase, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Prize card awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, 1889

Prize card awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, 1889

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1885
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Underwater metal detector

Underwater metal detector

Doug Seton collection no.1
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Diving equipment
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Melbourne by Night / Midsummer Night's Dream

Melbourne by Night / Midsummer Night's Dream

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1923 5CV 'Type C' torpedo' Citroen motor car that Nevill Westwood drove on the first around Australia circuit by a car in 1925

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Ron Westwood collection
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Motor cars
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France
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1923
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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John M. Munkara
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Federation-era flag

Federation-era flag

George and Sylvia Milne collection
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Flags
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Queen Victoria
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1901
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Totemic creatures.

Totemic creatures.

Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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David D. Malangi
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A hall prepared for a Vice Regal visit

A hall prepared for a Vice Regal visit

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Plate No.11 from Carter's Floral Illustrations

Plate No.11 from Carter's Floral Illustrations

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Letter from Stephen White to his son George, 1860

Letter from Stephen White to his son George, 1860

Tony Hill collection no. 4
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Stephen White
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1860
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Wirth's Circus at Ipswich

Wirth's Circus at Ipswich

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Wirth's Circus
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Handbell - Note D# Octave 6 Pattern 7

Handbell - Note D# Octave 6 Pattern 7

Jennifer Anne Murphy collection
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Musical instruments
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London, England
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Whitechapel Bell Foundry
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1910
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The Parramatta from near Gladesville, 1906

The Parramatta from near Gladesville, 1906

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Parramatta River, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1906
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Sir Ernest Cable's property, Devon 1915

Sir Ernest Cable's property, Devon 1915

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dobbie Son & Hutton Marine Chronometer No 5475, with accessories in a wooden case, used in HMAS Australia

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Department of Defence collection
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Chronometers
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London, England
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Dobbie Son & Hutton
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1942
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Certificate of merit awarded by the Victorian Education Department to Lesley Robertson on 19 November 1918

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Les Robertson collection
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Certificates
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Victorian Department of Education
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1918
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'Krar-Aimai 101' linocut print by Brian Robinson

'Krar-Aimai 101' linocut print by Brian Robinson

Brian Robinson collection no.3
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Linocuts
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Gardiner Two Day Marine Chronometer No 5/3947 in wooden case

Gardiner Two Day Marine Chronometer No 5/3947 in wooden case

Department of Defence collection
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Chronometers
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London, England
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R Gardner
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1893
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Painting depicts a rectangular figure with a diamond pattern down the centre

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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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Nanuwunda
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1948
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Rose Gardens & Jens Hotel, Mt Gambier, SA

Rose Gardens & Jens Hotel, 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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Nowra Bridge, NSW, 1906

Nowra Bridge, NSW, 1906

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Nowra, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1906
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Belmore Bridge, during 1893 Flood

Belmore Bridge, during 1893 Flood

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Maitland, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1893
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Breaking camp

Breaking camp

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Mr James A. Turner
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Convict love token engraved with the initials E.M. and B.M.

Convict love token engraved with the initials E.M. and B.M.

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Second World Netball Tournament Australia 1967

Second World Netball Tournament Australia 1967

History of Netball - Margaret Pewtress collection
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Certificates
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Basket decorated with shells

Basket decorated with shells

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Muriel Maynard collection
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Baskets
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Tasmania, Australia
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Ms Muriel Maynard
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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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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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Germaine Vigona
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Florence Faithfull in profile seated on a rocking chair.

Florence Faithfull in profile seated on a rocking chair.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Cream-coloured partial dance program titled 'St Leonard's, Wednesday 22nd December 1869'

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dance programs
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1869
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QSL card for 3AK

QSL card for 3AK

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Pennington Gardens, Adelaide, SA

Pennington Gardens, 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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Painting depicts two human figures with four kangaroos and a serpent

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mithili
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Scrapbook with textured white plastic cover and brown cord binding, relating to John [Johnny] Warrens' soccer career

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John 'Johnny' Warren collection
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Scrapbooks
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Johnny Warren MBE OAM
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Robilt mechanical toy train set in a box

Robilt mechanical toy train set in a box

Bruce Macdonald collection
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Toy train sets
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Brass winding key for chronometer

Brass winding key for chronometer

Department of Defence collection
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Keys
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St Albans, Hertfordshire, England
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Thomas Mercer Ltd
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1923
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Jungle Gym presented to Ainslie Primary School by Prime Minister James Scullin in 1930

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Ainslie Primary School Collection no 1
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Recreational equipment
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Chicago, Illinois, United States of America
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Jungle Gym Inc
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1923
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Second Prize card awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, Wagga Wagga, 1889

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Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1889
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Ready for the Saw, Warburton

Ready for the Saw, Warburton

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1909
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Arthur Street, Montgomery

Arthur Street, Montgomery

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Wet specimen - Bat - whole specimen preserved

Wet specimen - Bat - whole specimen preserved

MacKenzie collection
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Zoological specimens
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Lady Dilke (nee Pearl Faithfull) in a garden - Pearl in the sweet peas

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Invitation from the Government of Victoria to Mr Bolton and Lady to attend the Royal Review at Flemington on 10 May 1901

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People's Paraphernalia collection no. 8
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Invitations
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Government of Victoria
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1901
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Autographed cricket bat used by Don Bradman

Autographed cricket bat used by Don Bradman

Don Bradman collection
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Cricket bats
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England, United Kingdom
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William Sykes Ltd
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1934
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Sketches of Tommy's life - Out on rest - No 5

Sketches of Tommy's life - Out on rest - No 5

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Paris, France
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Toby, King of Vanrook

Toby, King of Vanrook

Toby of Vanrook Breastplate collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Vanrook, Queensland, Australia
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King Toby
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Fremantle Town Hall, Western Australia

Fremantle Town Hall, Western Australia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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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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"Bandjalang 3" by Bevan Hayward [Pooaraar]

Pooaraar Bevan Hayward collection no. 1
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Drawings
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