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Group of women on the deck of the T.S.S. Ballarat [1912]

Group of women on the deck of the T.S.S. Ballarat [1912]

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1912
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Jimmy Toby
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RKO Radio Pictures

RKO Radio Pictures

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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RKO Radio Pictures Inc
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1940
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Silver coloured metal coffeepot

Silver coloured metal coffeepot

Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 1
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Coffeepots
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Parliament of Australia
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Marianne Kantilla
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Annual gala sports, 1914. Friendly Societies, Portland

Annual gala sports, 1914. Friendly Societies, Portland

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1914
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Wild orchid detail

Wild orchid detail

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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The Spit Middle Harbour

The Spit Middle Harbour

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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The Spit, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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HMAS Melbourne

HMAS Melbourne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Marita Kantilla
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Certificate of Airworthiness for aircraft HB-OFU in Great Britain and Northern Ireland, 1937-1938

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Neil Jensen collection
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Aviation documents
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Postcard featuring printed composite black and white photographs of fisherman William Ferrier, 1905.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Warrnambool, Victoria, Australia
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1905
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Canadian Aviation Electronics (CAE) Scintillometer, Model 963, Serial Number 173

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Bureau of Mineral Resources collection no. 1
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Geophysical survey equipment
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Sydney Heads from Manly

Sydney Heads from Manly

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney Heads, Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1919
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Magpies

Magpies

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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John M. Cantle
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Man and woman being pulled through water by a boat.

Man and woman being pulled through water by a boat.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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The frog singing

The frog singing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Laurie Percy
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Over the range

Over the range

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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IN THE BIGHT / PARADE-SHUN

IN THE BIGHT / PARADE-SHUN

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mervyn Tungurtalum
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Clarice Anderson as a young girl with long dark hair in a ponytail, wearing a pale-coloured dress, holding flowers and leaning on carved wooden furniture

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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'Marapinti' by Josephine Nangala, 2008

'Marapinti' by Josephine Nangala, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Kiwirrkurra Community, Western Australia, Australia
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Josephine Nangala
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2008
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Australia - A Native Family

Australia - A Native Family

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Poster - 'South Africa is a political prison'

Poster - 'South Africa is a political prison'

Kerry Browning collection
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Political posters
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South Africa, Africa
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This is a map of Bathurst Island. X we live here.

This is a map of Bathurst Island. X we live here.

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mark V. Puautjimi
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The weir, lower side, Yarrawonga, Victoria

The weir, lower side, Yarrawonga, Victoria

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Lake Mulwala, Yarrawonga, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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This is my mother

This is my mother

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Jackie Tipungwuti
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Convict love token from A.B.

Convict love token from A.B.

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Photograph of line of mounted light horsemen

Photograph of line of mounted light horsemen

James Taylor Light Horse collection
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Photographs
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Sergeant James S. Taylor
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Australian against the Billabomb

Australian against the Billabomb

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Political badges
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Australia
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People for Nuclear Disarmament
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1981
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The barge is coming to Bathurst Island

The barge is coming to Bathurst Island

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mario J. Munkara
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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A brick building with a tower and school boy in front

A brick building with a tower and school boy in front

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Certificate

Certificate

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Certificates
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Six koalas

Six koalas

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Possum by Maymirri 2

Possum by Maymirri 2

Buku-Larrngay Arts collection no. 1
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Maymirrirr Maymuru
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1985
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Peter Koongotema
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Message stick

Message stick

Horne-Bowie collection
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Message sticks
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Not provided
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1926
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Card awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, 1886, Champion Prize

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Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1886
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Unadorned emu egg

Unadorned emu egg

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Emu eggs
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Gracedale, Lorne, Vic

Gracedale, 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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Reef Fish

Reef Fish

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Wood stick frayed both ends

Wood stick frayed both ends

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Paintbrushes
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lucille Poantamului
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Paperweight of mulga wood with a brass fitting at centre top

Paperweight of mulga wood with a brass fitting at centre top

Justice Else-Mitchell collection no. 1
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Paperweights
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Aboriginal Boy, South Australia

Aboriginal Boy, South Australia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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South Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Bohemian Dramatic Co Sydney & Melbourne - Vene Linden

Bohemian Dramatic Co Sydney & Melbourne - Vene Linden

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Fraser and Jenkinson
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Black leather lash with wooden handle

Black leather lash with wooden handle

Neville Locker collection
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Whips
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Point Puer, Carnarvon Bay, Tasmania, Australia
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1834
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Plane table frame used by Captain James Cook

Plane table frame used by Captain James Cook

Captain Cook Plane Table Frame collection
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Surveying equipment
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England
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Captain James Cook
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1768
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Grand Organ, Town Hall, Sydney, N.S.W

Grand Organ, Town Hall, Sydney, N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney Town Hall, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1905
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'Oijal and the yams' - Yirrkala, 1948

'Oijal and the yams' - Yirrkala, 1948

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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1948
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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James Tipungwuti
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Small magnifying glass, given to astronomer William Bayly by Captain James Cook on his third voyage

Small magnifying glass, given to astronomer William Bayly by...

Captain Cook Magnifier collection
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Magnifying glasses
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Australia
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William Bayly
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1776
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TO QUARANTINE LAUNCH AEDES

TO QUARANTINE LAUNCH AEDES

Torrens Island Quarantine Station collection
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Signs
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Torrens Island, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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1930
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Convict love token from Jo Holloway, 1831

Convict love token from Jo Holloway, 1831

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Cartoon depicting a Chinese man standing in front of a group

Cartoon depicting a Chinese man standing in front of a group

Clarrie King collection
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Cartoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Clarrie King
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1972
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Port Keats (Wadeye), Northern Territory, Australia
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Bruce Tchinburur
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Yellow circles on a light brown background with yellow dots

Yellow circles on a light brown background with yellow dots

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Rushcutters Bay, Sydney (Showing Road)

Rushcutters Bay, Sydney (Showing Road)

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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Chasm Is.

Chasm Is.

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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Baijimma
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1969
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