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Ground floor verandah of main house at Springfield

Ground floor verandah of main house at Springfield

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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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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Maria J. Orsto
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Convict love token engraved with the names E. Frost, M. Throne, S. Noon

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Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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I went to bush and see a horse and I ride a horse

I went to bush and see a horse and I ride a horse

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Cyril J. Kerinaiua
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Australian mining.  Prospecting for gold

Australian mining. Prospecting for gold

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Raphael Tuck & Sons
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1909
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Head ornament

Head ornament

Olive Pink collection
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Headbands
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Miss Olive Pink
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Courtroom sketch of a witness at the Chamberlain trial 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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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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Evelyn Pilakui
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Handwritten note for a reorder of

Handwritten note for a reorder of "demiamber shell frames", ...

Gweneth Meyers collection
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1955
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Euphrasia Brownii

Euphrasia Brownii

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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Black and white photograph of E.R. Mayne walking off the cricket field, 1921

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Nanette Ward collection
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Cheltenham, Gloucesterchire, England
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Edgar Richard Mayne
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1921
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Johnny Warren's Australian tracksuit top

Johnny Warren's Australian tracksuit top

John 'Johnny' Warren collection
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Sports clothing
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Oakhampton Castle

Oakhampton Castle

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Drawings
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Water buffalo carved by Albert Croker, Melville Island, 1964

Water buffalo carved by Albert Croker, Melville Island, 1964

Albert Croker collection
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Wood carvings
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Melville Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Albert Croker
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1964
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Glass plate negative - Frank Feast, wearing a World War I uniform, walking beside the expedition buggy, central Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1920
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Pincushion with pins

Pincushion with pins

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Pincushions
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Invitiation 'To meet His Excellency Dr. Hsu Mo, Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary of the Republic of China', 1941

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Betty Hall collection
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr H L. Napthali
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1941
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Letter

Letter

Betty Hall collection
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr H L. Napthali
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1942
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Railway Station, Muswellbrook

Railway Station, Muswellbrook

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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The Crown Studios
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Paxton's Flower Garden

Paxton's Flower Garden

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Books
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Cartoon depicting Peter Costello tossing a coin into a cup labelled N.M.A.

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Geoff Pryor collection no. 3
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Cartoons
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr Geoff Pryor
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1996
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Anvil [stone implement]

Anvil [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Glenthompson, Victoria, Australia
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Surf Bathing, Manly, Sydney

Surf Bathing, Manly, Sydney

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Sailors from Japanese Squadron passing along Swanston St Melbourne, 14th May 1906

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Imperial Japanese Navy
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1906
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Nardin No 2281

Nardin No 2281

Bureau of Mineral Resources collection no. 1
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Chronometers
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The Block, Sydney.  A bit of the Commonwealth

The Block, Sydney. A bit of the Commonwealth

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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Rifle club pendant

Rifle club pendant

Frank and John Burdett collection
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Pendants
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On the Interstate Line, Mt Lofty, South Australia

On the Interstate Line, Mt Lofty, South Australia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mount Lofty, Mount Lofty Ranges, South Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Pine trees with hills in the background

Pine trees with hills 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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Sir Charles Wentworth Dilke - Wenty in the flowerbed at the Scotts

Sir Charles Wentworth Dilke - Wenty in the flowerbed at the ...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Letter from Percival Aircraft Co. to Mons. F. Dufaux

Letter from Percival Aircraft Co. to Mons. F. Dufaux

Neil Jensen collection
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Botanical gardens, Sydney

Botanical gardens, Sydney

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Government House, Sydney

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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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Black bible associated with Ben Chifley

Black bible associated with Ben Chifley

Ben Chifley collection no. 3
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Bibles
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Mr Joseph B. Chifley
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Black and white cartoon titled 'Damn feminists'

Black and white cartoon titled 'Damn feminists'

Judy Horacek collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Ms Judy Horacek
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1997
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Pamphlet titled 'The Australian Golf Club Kensington Sydney'

Pamphlet titled 'The Australian Golf Club Kensington Sydney'

Thompson Family collection
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Pamphlets
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Kensington, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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St Mary's Cathedral, Sydney, NSW

St Mary's Cathedral, Sydney, NSW

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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Sugar cane cutting knife

Sugar cane cutting knife

Carmelo Mirabelli collection no. 1
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Knives
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Brisbane Q. The Town Hall

Brisbane Q. The Town Hall

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Raphael Tuck & Sons
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1906
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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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Richard C. Fernando
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Convict love token from William Pritchard, 1830

Convict love token from William Pritchard, 1830

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Pitt Street, from Herald Corner

Pitt Street, from Herald Corner

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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1907
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Railway Station, Springwood

Railway Station, Springwood

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Springwood, Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Circular metal film canister used by Frank Hurley

Circular metal film canister used by Frank Hurley

Robert and Irene Goard collection
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Film cans
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Always in our hearts. Royal Tour Souvenir 1954 Australia

Always in our hearts. Royal Tour Souvenir 1954 Australia

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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Commemorative badges
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Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
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1954
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Black and white framed photograph of the four Faithfull brothers involved in the bushranger incident

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Portrait photographs
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George Serras
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Race to the Gold Diggings board game

Race to the Gold Diggings board game

Race to the Gold Diggings Board Game collection
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Board games
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Convict love token from W. Barnett

Convict love token from W. Barnett

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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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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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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Merlene Poantulura
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Bark painting 'Head of Animal (Kangaroo)' by Yuwunyuwun Marruwarr, Gunbalanya, 1974

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Yuwunyuwun Marruwarr
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1974
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Letter from Joan Richmond - Basra

Letter from Joan Richmond - Basra

Joan Richmond collection
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Letters
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Basra, Iraq
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1931
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Rough seas, Australia coast

Rough seas, Australia coast

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1906
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Throwing a Boomerang.

Throwing a Boomerang.

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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Charles H. Kerry
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Soldier's Memorial, Adelaide, SA

Soldier's Memorial, 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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Peggy's Pont, Balmoral Beach, NSW

Peggy's Pont, Balmoral Beach, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Balmoral Beach, Mosman, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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1929
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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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Jane F. Poantumilui
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Large group of children and some adult figures, which appear to be school children and teachers.

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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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Standard

Standard "FIELD SERVICE POST CARD"

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Linocut titled Kaiwalagal, by David Bosun and Solomon Booth, 2001

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David Bosun and Solomon Booth collection
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2001
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