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Dianthus Carthus Ianorum

Dianthus Carthus Ianorum

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Postcard featuring a comic drawing of a soldier and three men in tunic style clothes

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Post office, Smithfield

Post office, Smithfield

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Smithfield, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Postmaster General's Department
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The Wood Nymph

The Wood Nymph

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Billy Lambert Holwood Kings Plains, 1834

Billy Lambert Holwood Kings Plains, 1834

Billy Lambert Breastplate collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Holmwood, Kings Plains, New South Wales, Australia
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Billy Lambert
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Australian bicentennial commemorative medal depicting explorers Blaxland, Wentworth and Lawson

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Coles-Myer collection
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Commemorative medals
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Victoria, Australia
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Coles-Myer Ltd
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1813
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Original Primus Stove

Original Primus Stove

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Nelson & Co
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Belmont Guest House, Dromana, Vic

Belmont Guest House, 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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Turtle  totem in sacred well of Baku's tribe.

Turtle totem in sacred well of Baku's tribe.

Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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North-east Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Baku Ray
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Handwritten recipe for elderberry wine

Handwritten recipe for elderberry wine

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Manuscripts
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The Argus of Melbourne press pass

The Argus of Melbourne press pass

Bernard Freedman collection no. 2
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Passes
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Barbed fish trap

Barbed fish trap

Papuan Official collection
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Fish traps
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Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea
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Sir Hubert Murray
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1912
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Hotel Pacific, Lorne, Vic

Hotel Pacific, 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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Cowboy 1998

Cowboy 1998

Liesl Rockchild collection
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Bush toys
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Engawala, Northern Territory, Australia
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Clifford Tilmouth
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1998
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Convict love token from E.H. Elliot

Convict love token from E.H. Elliot

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Acetylene Gas generated by Brandts Automatic BB System, published by Brandt Bros, Sydney and Melbourne

Acetylene Gas generated by Brandts Automatic BB System, publ...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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W.S. Grubb and Co.
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Certificate

Certificate

Woodleigh Shorthorn Stud collection
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Prize certificates
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Royal Agricultural Society of Victoria
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1963
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Melrose, South Australia, Australia
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The Mount Remarkable Agricultural Society
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1947
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The King's Grotto, Fairy Cave, Buchan

The King's Grotto, Fairy Cave, Buchan

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Buchan Caves, Buchan, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Skin Hunters

Skin Hunters

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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A MacInnes
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The Witch on her Broomstick

The Witch on her Broomstick

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mrs Ida Outhwaite
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Certificates
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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South Australian Chamber of Manufacturers
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1947
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Botanical Gardens, Sydney

Botanical Gardens, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Royal Botanic Gardens, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Rally For The Rivers

Rally For The Rivers

Bob Brown collection no. 1
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Posters
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Franklin River, Tasmania, Australia
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The Specialty Press
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1981
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Fibre basket by Rosie Williams, 2008

Fibre basket by Rosie Williams, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Baskets
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Rosie Williams
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2008
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Poster - 'Boycott South African Safari Dried Fruit...'

Poster - 'Boycott South African Safari Dried Fruit...'

Kerry Browning collection
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Political posters
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South Africa, Africa
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The Walker Hospital, Parramatta River, N.S.W, 1906

The Walker Hospital, Parramatta River, N.S.W, 1906

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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1906
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'Kumpupirntily' by Jakayu Biljabu and Dadda Samson, 2007

'Kumpupirntily' by Jakayu Biljabu and Dadda Samson, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Paintings
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Jakayu Biljabu
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2007
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Man standing beneath a roll of honour in the club room of East Melbourne Cricket Club

Man standing beneath a roll of honour in the club room of Ea...

Nanette Ward collection
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Photographs
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East Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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1921
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Bark painting 'Rainbow Serpent wrapped around tree' 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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Burnished, wooden fighting club

Burnished, wooden fighting club

19th Century NSW Aboriginal Artefacts collection
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Clubs
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North-west NSW, Australia
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1800
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Royal Agricultural and Horticultural Society of South Australia
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1938
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Handmade wooden gold mining cradle on rockers

Handmade wooden gold mining cradle on rockers

Claude Dunshea collection no. 1
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Gold washing cradles
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Bowral, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Claude Dunshea
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1950
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Inv: 'Dance of the long-legged Swamp Bird', on Bark: 'Diver Duck Dance'

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Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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Cape Stewart, North Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Bilinyarra
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The Museum, Sydney, N.S.W (Australian Museum)

The Museum, Sydney, N.S.W (Australian Museum)

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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1908
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Sir Ernest Cable's property, Devon 1915, depicting the interior of the house

Sir Ernest Cable's property, Devon 1915, depicting the inter...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Manual of instructions for using the St George Supermatic electric stove, 1952

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Dr Edward Duyker collection no. 2
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Instruction booklets
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Peakhurst, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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St George Ranges Pty Ltd
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1947
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Panorama of Castlemaine, Vic

Panorama of Castlemaine, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Castlemaine, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Convict love token from G. Johnson, 1841

Convict love token from G. Johnson, 1841

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Wharves, boatsheds and crowds

Wharves, boatsheds and crowds

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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T-Model Ford Truck, used to promote Aeroplane Jelly

T-Model Ford Truck, used to promote Aeroplane Jelly

McCormick Foods Australia collection
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Trucks
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ford Motor Company of Australia Limited
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1924
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The pink cockatoo [Lophochroa Leadbeater]

The pink cockatoo [Lophochroa Leadbeater]

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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England, United Kingdom
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Large bed of daffodils in bloom with a young girl kneeling beside them wearing a pinafore and a large hat

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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'Mungily' by Veronica Lulu, 2007

'Mungily' by Veronica Lulu, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Mulan, Western Australia, Australia
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Veronica Lulu
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2007
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Dance hat with string and emu feathers at the top

Dance hat with string and emu feathers at the top

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Headdresses
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Royal visit 1954 souvenir flag

Royal visit 1954 souvenir flag

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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Flags
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Good bye Sweetheart good bye

Good bye Sweetheart good bye

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Redmond Nolan
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1907
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Double Bay, Sydney [showinng Darling Point]

Double Bay, Sydney [showinng Darling Point]

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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Glass plate negative - Women's camp fight, photographed by Herbert Basedow

Glass plate negative - Women's camp fight, photographed by H...

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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1900
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Certificate awarded to Mrs V.M. Wilson at the Bribbaree P.A.H. & I. Association 37th Exhibition, 1962  for first prize for a bridge cloth

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Bribbaree, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1962
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Latvian natural-coloured linen waistcoat with black embroidery

Latvian natural-coloured linen waistcoat with black embroide...

Guna Kinne collection no. 1
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Waistcoats
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Riga, Latvia
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Mrs Guna Kinne
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1942
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Chateau de Chillon, Switzerland

Chateau de Chillon, Switzerland

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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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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Bark painting 'Nakidjkidj and Mimih at Nimbuwa Rock' by Bobby Barrdjaray Nganjmirra, Gumardir River Outstation, 1970

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Peter Brokensha and Bobby Bardjarai Nganjimirra collection
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Bark paintings
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Gumardir River Outstation, Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory,...
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Bobby B. Nganjmirra
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1970
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Aboriginal stockman hat

Aboriginal stockman hat

Bruce Breaden collection
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Akubra hats
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Akubra Hats Pty Ltd
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Armband

Armband

Charles Hart collection
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Armbands
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Harvest moon

Harvest moon

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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J Hutchings
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Aboriginal 'bora' ceremony

Aboriginal 'bora' ceremony

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Charles H. Kerry
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Helicopter Ride with Brooksy to see My Father's Ngurra by Ken Shepherd

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Warakurna History Paintings collection
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Paintings
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Warakurna Community, Western Australia, Australia
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Ken Shepherd
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2011
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The inked-in image: a survey of Australian comic art

The inked-in image: a survey of Australian comic art

Vane Lindesay collection no. 1
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Manuscripts
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Vane Lindesay
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1969
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