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Embroidery sampler on coarse linen or hessian, mainly featuring cross stitched letters and numbers [Margaret Stool Montrose, 1855?]

Embroidery sampler on coarse linen or hessian, mainly featur...

Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Textile samplers
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1855
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Blue and white glazed terracotta mug made by Peter Ward and decorated by Tjunkaya Tapaya, 2004

Blue and white glazed terracotta mug made by Peter Ward and ...

Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 7
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Mugs
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Tjunkaya Tapaya
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2004
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R.C. Rickmers

R.C. Rickmers

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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The Rock Pool, Maroubra, NSW

The Rock Pool, Maroubra, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Maroubra Beach, Maroubra, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Bark painting depicting the Wawilak Sisters story by Mathaman Marika, Yirrkala, 1965

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J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mathaman Marika
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1965
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Biography of cartoonist Edward Scafe Scorfield

Biography of cartoonist Edward Scafe Scorfield

Vane Lindesay collection no. 1
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Biographies
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Mr Vane Lindesay
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1976
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Artwork by Vikki Vasilevski titled 'War and Peace'

Artwork by Vikki Vasilevski titled 'War and Peace'

Dr Di Bretherton collection
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Photographic slides
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Dr Di Bretherton
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1985
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Vietnam Aid Appeal 1972

Vietnam Aid Appeal 1972

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Charity badges
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New Zealand
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People for Nuclear Disarmament
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1972
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Bark painting depicting the ceremonial Wawilak ground by Dawidi Djulwadak, Milingimbi, 1964

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J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dawidi
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1964
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Piece of a turtle shell

Piece of a turtle shell

Herbert E Read collection
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Animal parts
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Birchgrove oval, Balmain

Birchgrove oval, Balmain

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Balmain, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1921
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Painting depicts an abstract pattern of cross-hatching with horizontal and vertical lines.

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Maningrida Arts and Crafts 04/06/1974 collection
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Bark paintings
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Manakudok-adjiripa, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Peter Djalaya
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Elizabeth Bay, Sydney

Elizabeth Bay, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Elizabeth Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Let us tempt you!

Let us tempt you!

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Bernly Private Hotel Kings Cross. Sydney. N.S.W

Bernly Private Hotel Kings Cross. Sydney. N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Kings Cross, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Yacca walking-stick

Yacca walking-stick

C Warren Bonython collection
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Walking-sticks
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South Australia, Australia
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Charles W. Bonython
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1947
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Convict love token from I. Worner

Convict love token from I. Worner

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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[Thomas] Walker Hospital near Sydney

[Thomas] Walker Hospital near 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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The Thomas Walker Convalescent Hospital
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1907
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Convict love token engraved with initials S.P. and T.G., 1817

Convict love token engraved with initials S.P. and T.G., 181...

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Rose Bay, Sydney N.S.W

Rose Bay, Sydney N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Rose Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Group of school boys

Group of school boys

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Professor Henry and Luise Krips collection
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Spearheads
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The Old Mill, Morley's Creek, Gundagai

The Old Mill, Morley's Creek, Gundagai

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Gundagai, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Envelope to Mrs. John Richmond

Envelope to Mrs. John Richmond

Joan Richmond collection
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Envelopes
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Frankston, Victoria, Australia
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1932
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Scots School, Bathurst, Swimming Pool Fund

Scots School, Bathurst, Swimming Pool Fund

Ben Chifley collection no. 3
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Receipts
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"SECOND PRIZE, GOULBURN, 1905"

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1905
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QSL card for VK5LD

QSL card for VK5LD

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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South Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Postcard featuring Melbourne Cup winner - Patron

Postcard featuring Melbourne Cup winner - Patron

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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1894
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Woman's hat made of dark green velvet and surrounded by ostrich feathers

Woman's hat made of dark green velvet and surrounded by ostr...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Hats
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United States of America
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New Railway Station, Sydney, NSW, from Pitt Street

New Railway Station, Sydney, NSW, from Pitt Street

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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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Elongate oval red pigmented wooden shield [Lyurulyuru Dreaming], painted by Dinny Nolan Tjampitjinpa, 1972

Elongate oval red pigmented wooden shield [Lyurulyuru Dreami...

Lew Parlette collection no. 2
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Shields
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dinny Nolan Tjampitjinpa
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1972
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Sincere greetings from Botany

Sincere greetings from Botany

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Botany, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Exercise book containing reports on religious sermons

Exercise book containing reports on religious sermons

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Exercise books
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Lady Martin Beach, Double Bay, NSW

Lady Martin Beach, Double Bay, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Double Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Mr Scott's country cottage. Mrs S. & Wenty at the door

Mr Scott's country cottage. Mrs S. & Wenty at the door

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Hyde Street, Bellingen, 1921

Hyde Street, Bellingen, 1921

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bellingen, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1921
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The camping area, Dromana, Vic

The camping area, Dromana, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Dromana, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Two Australians

Two Australians

Political Cartooning 2006 collection - John Spooner
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Cartoons
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Mr John Spooner
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2005
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Union Hotel, Trundle

Union Hotel, Trundle

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Trundle, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Essendene, Katoomba

Essendene, Katoomba

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Katoomba, Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Album of drawings by Panga with loose leaf letters, photograph and booklet

Album of drawings by Panga with loose leaf letters, photogra...

Panga collection
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The Tourist.

The Tourist.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Journals
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Adelaide Bridge, Torrens lake, Adelaide, SA

Adelaide Bridge, Torrens lake, 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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Photograph depicting Moir family picnic at Delta Downs Station, North QLD, c1890s

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Delta Downs Station collection
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Photographs
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Delta Downs Station, Normanton, Queensland, Australia
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Alphonse Chargois
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1890
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Sticker 'Smash Vesteys Racism'

Sticker 'Smash Vesteys Racism'

Jim Bradman collection no. 1
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Stickers
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Rocket Brigade, Newcastle

Rocket Brigade, Newcastle

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Stockton, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
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The Rocket Brigade
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Greetings from Brisbane

Greetings from Brisbane

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Good luck be with you

Good luck be with you

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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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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Jackson Mclean
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'CROPPING Bobbara' postcard pack, by Diana Boyer

'CROPPING Bobbara' postcard pack, by Diana Boyer

Diana Boyer collection
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Convict love token from T. Jones to Mary, 1819

Convict love token from T. Jones to Mary, 1819

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Mask

Mask

Papuan Official collection
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Masks
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Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea
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1923
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Photocopy of technical diagrams for installation and display of Parliament House Embroidery, front elevation

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Embroiderers' Guilds of Australia collection
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Diagrams
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Painting on masonite by Marbi (aka Mack), 1965 - depicting trees, kangaroo and turtle

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Dr Alex Van der Leeden collection
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Paintings
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Numbulwar, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Marbi
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1965
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Australian Natives - Taking down the poor Bushies. A fool and his money soon parted

Australian Natives - Taking down the poor Bushies. A fool an...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Norman A. Lindsay
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Welcome home to the 10th and 11th East Yorkshire Battalions and the 146th Heavy Battery programme

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Enid Treadgold collection
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Programs
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Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire, England
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British Army
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1918
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Depicts a man wearing a hat wheeling a wooden garden trolley with three children

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Glass plate negative - Youth on raft, Worora people, George Water, Western Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1916

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1916
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