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'Dreaming at Kampurarrpa (Kamparrarrpa)', painted by Turkey Tolson Tjupurrula, 1976

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Turkey Tolson Tjupurrula
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1976
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Girl holding doves

Girl holding doves

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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Stage prop titled 'Lightening Stones'

Stage prop titled 'Lightening Stones'

Beth Dean Carell collection no. 3
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Desmonde Downing
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Convict love token from Richard Kedge, 1849

Convict love token from Richard Kedge, 1849

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Garden Party,  H. Government House, Sydney

Garden Party, H. Government House, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Government House, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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NSW Government
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Horne-Bowie collection
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Spearheads
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Old kitchen at Headal

Old kitchen at Headal

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Film negative - A lone huntsman, photographed by Herbert Basedow, Petermann Ranges, Northern Territory, 1926

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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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1926
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Parsley Bay

Parsley Bay

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Parsley Bay, Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Shaving brush of coarse blonde animal bristles and pine wood

Shaving brush of coarse blonde animal bristles and pine wood

Vincenza Duble collection
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Shaving brushes
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Keith Goddard collection
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Spearheads
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Circular Quay, Sydney

Circular Quay, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Circular Quay, Sydney Cove, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Begger's Opera. Red Cross Fete, 1922

Begger's Opera. Red Cross Fete, 1922

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic Postcards
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India
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Fred Mitchell
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1922
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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1949
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Art Linens and Taffetas... at Beard Watson's

Art Linens and Taffetas... at Beard Watson's

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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North Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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No. 2. - From the Wreck - Adam Lindsay Gordon

No. 2. - From the Wreck - Adam Lindsay Gordon

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Charles Hammond
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Handwritten note

Handwritten note

Ruby Lee collection
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Peggy Howard
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Nice girl

Nice girl

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Rocket Clock from Play School

Rocket Clock from Play School

Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) - Play School collection ...
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Clocks
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
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The Australian Flag from Sydney

The Australian Flag from Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Twenty eight loose glass eyes

Twenty eight loose glass eyes

Paul McClarin collection
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Glass eyes
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Mr Paul McClarin
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Glass plate negative - The game of 'gorri', Humbert River station, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1922

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1922
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Page two of Jim Maple Brown's speech at his wedding

Page two of Jim Maple Brown's speech at his wedding

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Pages
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Walker Hospital, Sydney

Walker Hospital, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Concord, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Eriostemon squameus

Eriostemon squameus

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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Dawsonia Superba

Dawsonia Superba

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
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1873
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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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Cassian Tipiloura
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Postcard featuring a coloured drawing of a British bulldog, with Union Jack and Australian flags on his collar

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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1918
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Main entrance, Kenmore Asylum

Main entrance, Kenmore Asylum

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Kenmore, Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Cataract Gorge from the air, Launceston, Tas

Cataract Gorge from the air, Launceston, Tas

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Cataract Gorge, Launceston, Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Sketches of Tommy's life - At the Base - No 2

Sketches of Tommy's life - At the Base - No 2

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Paris, France
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Painting depicts x-ray kangaroo taken from hut

Painting depicts x-ray kangaroo taken from hut

Dorothy Bennett collection
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Unknown
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Courtroom sketch 'Mr. Ian Barker QC.' by Veronica O'Leary dated 16 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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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Orroroo, South Australia, Australia
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1937
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Square rigged ship with some sails up

Square rigged ship with some sails up

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Liverpool, Merseyside, England
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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For Bali

For Bali

Bali Bombings 2002 Memorial - Parliament of Victoria collection
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Community posters
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Kuta, Bali, Indonesia
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2002
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Glass plate negative - Katherine River, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1922

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1922
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The Mall, Leura

The Mall, Leura

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Leura, Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Aster Orarius

Aster Orarius

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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1875
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Embroidery patterns

Embroidery patterns

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Painting depicts bird on tree and goanna

Painting depicts bird on tree and goanna

Dr Karel Kupka collection
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Bark paintings
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Bayma
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1963
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Wishing well and bowling green, Lorne, Vic

Wishing well and bowling green, Lorne, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Lorne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Armband

Armband

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Courtroom sketch 'Lindy & Michael in court. Judge Muirhead. Darwin' 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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Titchener toy train locomotive

Titchener toy train locomotive

Bruce Macdonald collection
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Toy locomotives
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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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Leah Kerinaiua
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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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Four men and one boy outside a tent.

Four men and one boy outside a tent.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Miss Billie Bourke

Miss Billie Bourke

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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England, United Kingdom
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J. Beagles & Co.
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Fossil Island, Eaglehawk Neck, Tas

Fossil Island, Eaglehawk Neck, Tas

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Fossil Island, Tasman Peninsula, Tasmania, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Miss Maud Jeffries

Miss Maud Jeffries

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Talma & Co
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Ladies Hall, Australiasian Mission College

Ladies Hall, Australiasian Mission College

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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Mary Dunn
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Letter

Letter

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Letters
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The Ocean Beach, Manly, NSW

The Ocean Beach, Manly, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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South Steyne Beach, Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Heliopolis Red Cross Hospital, Cairo

Heliopolis Red Cross Hospital, Cairo

Adrian Luck collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Cairo, Egypt
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Red Cross
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1916
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Ayers Rock fruit salad

Ayers Rock fruit salad

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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T-shirts
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Convict love token from Samual Phillips, May 2nd, 1820

Convict love token from Samual Phillips, May 2nd, 1820

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Round, pale pink velvet powder applicator with a pink ribbon hand holder

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Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Powder puffs
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String bag

String bag

Professor WEH Stanner collection no. 1
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Bags
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