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'Tapu' by Wakartu Cory Surprise, 2007

'Tapu' by Wakartu Cory Surprise, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Fitzroy Crossing, Western Australia, Australia
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Wakartu C. Surprise
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2007
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Sign advertising Pelaco brand shirts, collars and pyjamas, with the slogan

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People's Paraphernalia collection no. 21
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Advertising signs
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Pelaco International Pty Ltd
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Mildred

Mildred

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Souvenir half main bearing of the Central Engine from the Southern Cross used on Pacific, Australian, Tasman and English flights 1928-1929

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Ellen Rogers collection
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Aircraft components
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Sir Charles E. Kingsford Smith
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1930
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Totem Place of Wild Honey

Totem Place of Wild Honey

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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Unknown
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1948
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Bark painting 'Frogs and baby ibis' by unknown artist, north-western Arnhem Land

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Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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Unknown
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"GOULBURN A. P. & H SOCIETY'S ANNUAL SHOW, SECOND PRIZE, Awa...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Certificates
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1938
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Pennant commemorating the Royal Visit 1954

Pennant commemorating the Royal Visit 1954

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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Pennants
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Emu egg carved with image of a man's face and animals by Bill Reid

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Bill Reid - John Cawte collection
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Engraved emu eggs
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Bill Reid
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Jimmy (King), Brisbane Water

Jimmy (King), Brisbane Water

L Richard Smith breastplate collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Brisbane Water, New South Wales, Australia
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Bark painting 'The Sacred Law-Givers for the Yirritja People of North East Arnhem Land' by Birrikidji Gumana, Gangan

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Dorothy Bennett collection
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Gangan Homeland Centre, Northern Territory, Australia
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Birrikitji Gumana
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Certificate

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Woodleigh Shorthorn Stud collection
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Prize certificates
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Royal Agricultural Society of NSW
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1981
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Document known as the 'Batman Land Deed', between John Batman and Aboriginal 'chiefs' of the Kulin nation, Port Phillip area, 1835

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The Christensen Fund collection no. 3
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Documents
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Tasmania, Australia
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Joseph T. Gellibrand
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1835
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Advertising card featuring King vs Smith

Advertising card featuring King vs Smith

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising cards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Colour Photograph - Part of a collage of photos of protests at the South African Embassy, Canberra.

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Kerry Browning 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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Edna Mary
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The Beach, Newcastle, NSW

The Beach, Newcastle, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Newcastle Beach, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Black Devereux Bowly clock, brought to Australia by the Blaxland family in the early 1800's.

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Daryl Blaxland collection
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Mantel clocks
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Red and gold empire line evening ensemble

Red and gold empire line evening ensemble

Ronald L Gale Masonic collection no. 2
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Evening ensembles
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Australia
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Mr David Stock
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1974
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Grevillea variabilis

Grevillea variabilis

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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The Heads Sydney N.S.W.

The Heads Sydney N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney Heads, Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Old Government house, Parramatta Park, N.S.W

Old Government house, Parramatta Park, N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Parramatta, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1909
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Convict love token from Elijah Swainson, 5th July, 1817

Convict love token from Elijah Swainson, 5th July, 1817

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Courtroom sketch 'NT Ranger, Mr. Roth.' by Veronica O'Leary dated 17 September 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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Painting depicts kangaroo in x-ray style

Painting depicts kangaroo in x-ray style

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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Jimmy Mijawmijal
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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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Francis 'Frank' M. Forde
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1943
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QSL card for VK3ME

QSL card for VK3ME

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Emu.

Emu.

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 5
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Bark paintings
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Beswick, Northern Territory, Australia
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George Baldu
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1968
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Passenger's small card pass valid for P&O RMS 'Strathmore' at Fremantle, Adelaide and Melbourne from 10-19 September, 1950

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Andrzej Jedrzejowski collection
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Passes
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1950
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QSL card for VK4BB, Queensland, Australia

QSL card for VK4BB, Queensland, Australia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Victoria versus Tasmania 1 Sept 1964

Victoria versus Tasmania 1 Sept 1964

History of Netball - Margaret Pewtress collection
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Scoresheets
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Postcard featuring a photograph of an army band, followed by soldiers marching three abreast, on a dusty road

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Card featuring a sepia photograph of two men in military uniform

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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I Love You

I Love You

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Poster made from two newspaper cuttings featuring colour photographs of Bali bombing victims

Poster made from two newspaper cuttings featuring colour pho...

Bali Bombings 2002 Memorial - Parliament of Victoria collection
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Posters
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Kuta, Bali, Indonesia
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2002
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Tube of pale yellow glass for glass eye sclera

Tube of pale yellow glass for glass eye sclera

Paul McClarin collection
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Samples
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Royal Agricultural Society passes

Royal Agricultural Society passes

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dark cream silk damask dress

Dark cream silk damask dress

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dresses
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1840
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RMS Orsova

RMS Orsova

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Exchange Studios
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1919
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Mary Willsallen and sulky in a show ring

Mary Willsallen and sulky in a show ring

Mary Willsallen collection
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Photographs
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Palace Gardens, Sydney / May Your Troubles Be Light As Bubbles

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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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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Shorn sheep in a pen outside a shed at Boondara

Shorn sheep in a pen outside a shed at Boondara

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Boondara, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1918
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Pen sketch of a woman milking cows

Pen sketch of a woman milking cows

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Sketches
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Letter of condolence

Letter of condolence

Bali Bombings 2002 Memorial - Parliament of Victoria collection
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Letters
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Kuta, Bali, Indonesia
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2002
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Letter

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Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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London, England
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1935
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Galanthus Nivalis

Galanthus Nivalis

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Postcards
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The Road to the Ocean Beach, Narooma

The Road to the Ocean Beach, Narooma

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Narooma, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Durban Whaling Industry A Blue Whale

Durban Whaling Industry A Blue Whale

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Great Britain
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Breadcarters (Northumberland) (Variation), 12 August 1946, details award wage regulations

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ET Fealy collection
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Information sheets
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VWBBA A Grade Premiership 1957 - Melbourne Red

VWBBA A Grade Premiership 1957 - Melbourne Red

History of Netball - Margaret Pewtress collection
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Certificates
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Custom House, Sydney

Custom House, Sydney

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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Stone implement

Stone implement

Peter Bindon collection no. 3
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Stone tools
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Pialligo, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Peter Bindon
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Handwritten text entitled

Handwritten text entitled "The Bachelor's Thermometer"

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Manuscripts
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Christmas card from the Australian Commonwealth Military Forces

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Cards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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S.S. Matunga

S.S. Matunga

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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1912
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Hon. Certificate awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, Wagga Wagga, 1887

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Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Certificates
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1887
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Courtroom sketch made at the1982 trial of Michael and Lindy Chamberlain by artist Veronica O'Leary

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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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Bernly Savoy Hotel.  Kings Cross. Sydney

Bernly Savoy Hotel. Kings Cross. Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Kings Cross, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Cataract Gorge, Tas.

Cataract Gorge, Tas.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Cataract Gorge, Launceston, Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
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Laura H. Davey
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Aboriginal votes count

Aboriginal votes count

Terry Fox collection
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Political badges
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