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Wooden club, Weapon

Wooden club, Weapon

Stan Mitchell collection
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Clubs
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Traditional life

Traditional life

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Yalata, South Australia, Australia
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Bretton Queamer
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Embroidery patterns

Embroidery patterns

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Embroidery patterns
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ENTRANCE HALL-PENITENTIARY, P.A.

ENTRANCE HALL-PENITENTIARY, P.A.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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J W. Beattie
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Australian animals in blue triangle

Australian animals in blue triangle

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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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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P Mudjana
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Negative holder Double Dark

Negative holder Double Dark

Turner Family collection
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Film holders
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View at Fiveways, Kalorama, Vic

View at Fiveways, Kalorama, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Kalorama, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Postcard featuring photograph of The Domain, Sydney

Postcard featuring photograph of The Domain, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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The Domain, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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Farmhouse with cattle in the foreground and a man on a horse-drawn plough

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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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Spencers Creek Camp

Spencers Creek Camp

Snowy Scheme - Joe Gordon collection
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Photographs
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Spencers Creek, Snowy Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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1951
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Untitled painting by Billy Petyarre

Untitled painting by Billy Petyarre

Helen Eager and Christopher Hodges collection no. 2
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Acrylic paintings
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Utopia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Billy Petyarre
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1990
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Dent Two Day Marine Chronometer No 1604 with accessories in a wooden case

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Department of Defence collection
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Chronometers
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London, England
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Dent & Co
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1850
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Brochure titled

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People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 1
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Promotional material
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People for Nuclear Disarmament
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Road to Weldborough, Tasmania

Road to Weldborough, Tasmania

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Weldborough, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Studio portrait photograph of Thomas Hinton standing beside a table.

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Thomas Hinton collection
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Albumen prints
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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John W. Beattie
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1900
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The beach, Mornington, Vic

The beach, Mornington, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mornington, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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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, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Patrick Kantilla
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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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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Lloyd Karyuka
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World Tunnel Record Holder medallion awarded to A S Novikov 1956

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Snowy Scheme Tunnelling Medal collection
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Medals
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Australia
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Amor Pty Ltd
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1956
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A man seated in a garden setting

A man seated in a garden setting

Enid Treadgold collection
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Photographs
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Banumbirr.

Banumbirr.

Y Pettinato collection
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Buranday
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ST ANDREW'S CATHEDRAL

ST ANDREW'S CATHEDRAL

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Star Photo Co
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Eucalyptus viminalis

Eucalyptus viminalis

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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Cream-coloured partial dance program 'VICTORIA BARRACKS [Military & Civil Cricket Club Ball], 4th October 1865'

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dance programs
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Military & Civil Cricket Club
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1865
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Bark painting, Kestrels and Chicks

Bark painting, Kestrels and Chicks

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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Minimini Numalkiyiya Mamarika
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1948
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Parrying shield made by Willie Dawson, 2014

Parrying shield made by Willie Dawson, 2014

Willie Dawson collection
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Shields
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Whyalla, Eyre Peninsula, South Australia, Australia
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Mr Willie Dawson
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2014
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Postcard featuring photograph of interior of new railway station, Sydney

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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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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Lillian
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Weapon - Spearhead

Weapon - Spearhead

Herbert Keys collection
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Spearheads
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W.W.F. [Waterside Workers Federation]

W.W.F. [Waterside Workers Federation]

Andrew Reeves collection no. 3
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Union badges
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Waterside Workers Federation (Port Adelaide Branch)
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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, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Arthur Pontimillui
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CAPOW On the road to Beijing

CAPOW On the road to Beijing

Union of Australian Women collection
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Political badges
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Audrey McDonald
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1950
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Bridge Street, Ballarat, Vic

Bridge Street, Ballarat, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Ballarat, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Carved and decorated wooden stingray made by Mani Luki in Snake Bay, Melville Island, 1965

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Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 2
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Wood carvings
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Milikapiti (Snake Bay), Melville Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Ter...
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Mani Luki
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1965
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W.W.F. [Waterside Workers Federation]

W.W.F. [Waterside Workers Federation]

Andrew Reeves collection no. 3
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Union badges
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Waterside Workers Federation (Port Adelaide Branch)
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The Printing Machine

The Printing Machine

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Journals
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Clock from the Australian Embassy in Jakarta, Indonesia

Clock from the Australian Embassy in Jakarta, Indonesia

Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade collection no. 2
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Wall clocks
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China
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Seiko Pty Ltd
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2004
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Transparent plastic packet of white and pink cotton balls

Transparent plastic packet of white and pink cotton balls

Torrens Island Quarantine Station collection
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Cotton wool balls
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Black and white photograph of Fred Daly and a wedding party, 1960

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Fred Daly collection
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Photographs
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Maastricht, Netherlands
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Hon Frederick 'Fred' M. Daly
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1960
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Bridge with houses in the background

Bridge with houses in the background

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Convict love token with a cross on a stand

Convict love token with a cross on a stand

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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1966 Best and Fairest trophy

1966 Best and Fairest trophy

John 'Johnny' Warren collection
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Trophies
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John N. Warren MBE OAM
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'Yumari', painted by Uta Uta Tjangala, 1978

'Yumari', painted by Uta Uta Tjangala, 1978

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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Uta Uta Tjangala
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1978
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Tirranna Picnic Races 15 January 1875

Tirranna Picnic Races 15 January 1875

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Programs
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Tirranna, New South Wales, Australia
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1875
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Australia Day 1918 Town Hall

Australia Day 1918 Town Hall

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Commemorative badges
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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A W. Patrick
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1918
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Looking over Centre of Hobart.

Looking over Centre of Hobart.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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New Bridge, Brisbane and Old Victoria Bridge, Brisbane

New Bridge, Brisbane and Old Victoria Bridge, Brisbane

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1905
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Photograph of three men grouped around electrical equipment

Photograph of three men grouped around electrical equipment

Gweneth Meyers collection
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Photographs
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Mr Morris H. Meyers OBE
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Fibre basket with strands of fabric

Fibre basket with strands of fabric

University of Sydney collection
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Baskets
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Wooden spear with metal blade

Wooden spear with metal blade

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spears
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Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Coogee, looking North

Coogee, looking North

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Coogee, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Life. Be in it poster: Every little bit helps!

Life. Be in it poster: Every little bit helps!

Alex and Paddy Stitt collection
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Advertising posters
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Florence Faithfull

Florence Faithfull

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Portrait photographs
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QUEEN VICTORIA MARKETS, SYDNEY.

QUEEN VICTORIA MARKETS, SYDNEY.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Queen Victoria Building, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Black and white photograph of Fred Daly with an unidentified man and woman, in front of the Brandenburg Gate, 1961

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Fred Daly collection
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Photographs
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Berlin, Germany
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Hon Frederick 'Fred' M. Daly
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1961
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Glass plate negative - Fish-tail bark and dug-out canoes, Melville Island, Northern Territory, in the background, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1911

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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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1911
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Stylised image of an African woman with a raised fist.

Stylised image of an African woman with a raised fist.

Union of Australian Women collection
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Badges
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Audrey McDonald
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1950
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Steps leading up through ferns.

Steps leading up through ferns.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Big House at Springfield.

Big House at Springfield.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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