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Message stick

Message stick

Horne-Bowie collection
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1926
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Brown glazed toby jug depicting Sir Donald Bradman with box and certificate

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William and Jeanette Derham Family - Bendigo Pottery collection
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Toby jugs
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Pattern for knitting machine

Pattern for knitting machine

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Patterns
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Devonport, Mersey River, Tas

Devonport, Mersey River, Tas

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Devonport, Tasmania, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Possum by Maymirri 2

Possum by Maymirri 2

Buku-Larrngay Arts collection no. 1
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Maymirrirr Maymuru
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1985
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The Tourist.

The Tourist.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Journals
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Single cufflink

Single cufflink

Sir Hubert Opperman collection no. 2
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Cufflinks
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Chasm Is.

Chasm Is.

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 6
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Bark paintings
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Baijimma
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1969
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Greetings from the Antipodes [image of Aboriginal woman wearing red spotted scarf]

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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QSL card for 2WL

QSL card for 2WL

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Black fur and wool driving hat

Black fur and wool driving hat

Mary Ellerslie Massey collection
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Hats
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England
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Painting depicts a waisted rectangular figure within a thin rectangular frame

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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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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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Hand-coloured and annotated map of Holland

Hand-coloured and annotated map of Holland

Nance Pownall collection
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Maps
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Rotterdam, Holland
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Mrs Nancy M. Pownall
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1937
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Argent Street (Looking North), Broken Hill

Argent Street (Looking North), Broken Hill

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1909
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I like eating goose my father hunt it

I like eating goose my father hunt it

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Louis J. Tipungwuti
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Ship underway in open seas

Ship underway in open seas

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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West Maitland, N.S.W.

West Maitland, N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Maitland, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Harold Holt stamp

Harold Holt stamp

F Brice collection
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Rubber stamps
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Hon Harold E. Holt
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Bark painting depicting a Nyapililngu digging stick by Narritjin Maymuru, Yirrkala, 1967

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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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Narritjin Maymuru
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1967
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Painting depicts a fisherman holding spear over his head, and 2 large long-nosed fish.

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The Australian Scene collection no. 5
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Bark paintings
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mandarg
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Vue de la Cote Orientale de l'Ile Schouten

Vue de la Cote Orientale de l'Ile Schouten

The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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Prints
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Paris, France
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Charles A. Lesueur
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1803
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Bark painting depicting two people walking over a landscape

Bark painting depicting two people walking over a landscape

Air Commodore W Bolitho collection
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Bark paintings
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Port Keats (Wadeye), Northern Territory, Australia
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Five girls on horseback including Bobbie and Valerie Faithfull.

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Australian Aborigines

Australian Aborigines

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Australia
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Society for the Propagation of the Gospel in Foreign Parts
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Installation tool for boot lid hold-open tension spring

Installation tool for boot lid hold-open tension spring

Hugh Videion collection
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Engineering tools
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Fishermens Bend, Port Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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1946
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Album of carte-de-visite photographs relating to the trial of Arthur Orton (Tichborne claimant)

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Tichborne Claimant Album collection
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Photograph albums
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London, England
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London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company Limited
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1871
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Mail Ticket certifying Charles Rasp and Thomas Lowe partnership in share of Broken Hill Mining Company bought from Samuel Hawkins, 1885

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Marisol Martinreyes collection
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Legal documents
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1885
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Portrait photograph of Michael Driscoll

Portrait photograph of Michael Driscoll

Jon Lewis collection
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Portrait photographs
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Jon Lewis
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1986
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La Perouse

La Perouse

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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La Perouse, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Hazel & Florence Faithfull & their nurse (English) circa 1903

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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An undated invoice addressed to W Redlich

An undated invoice addressed to W Redlich

E Redlich collection
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Invoices
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W Redlich
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An after Christmas wail

An after Christmas wail

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Gibson wedding at Old House at Tirrannna

Gibson wedding at Old House at Tirrannna

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Cutting

Cutting

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Photograph of  William Hugh Anderson and Lilian Faithfull on horseback

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Cream-coloured dance program with 'Tuesday, Galatea Ball' handwritten on the front

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dance programs
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Ceramic demijohn with cork

Ceramic demijohn with cork

William and Jeanette Derham Family - Bendigo Pottery collection
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Demijohns
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Mr William Derham
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1888
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Federation-era flag

Federation-era flag

George and Sylvia Milne collection
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Flags
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Queen Victoria
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1901
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Melaleuca ericifloia

Melaleuca ericifloia

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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Certificate awarded to Mrs V.M. Wilson for second prize at the Trundle 49th Annual Show, 1959  for a cross stitch delphinium tray cloth

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Condobolin, New South Wales, Australia
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The Laehlander
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1959
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Top hat worn by Sir Henry Gullett

Top hat worn by Sir Henry Gullett

Wight-Gullett collection
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Top hats
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London, England
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Andre & Co Ltd, Hatters
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1905
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New Years card

New Years card

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Cards
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Macleay St, Potts Point, Sydney

Macleay St, Potts Point, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Potts Point, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Stockman's Departure

Stockman's Departure

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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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Cradock, South Australia, Australia
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Country Women's Association
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1946
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Boondara, showing horse teams pulling wagons loaded with wool bales

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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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Knife

Knife

Horne-Bowie collection
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Stone tools
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Mungeranie, South Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1926
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Postcard depicting Bert Bailey as Archie McPherson from the 'Squatter's Daughter'

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Ostrich Chick Hatching

Ostrich Chick Hatching

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mourning disc

Mourning disc

Charles Hart collection
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Mourning jewellery
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Lannon Harley
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Silver Challenge cup presented to L Emanuel 1878

Silver Challenge cup presented to L Emanuel 1878

Emanuel Family collection
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Trophies
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Hardy Bros, Silversmiths and Jewellers
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1878
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Mauve leather right shoe, with a baby Louis heel and a narrow pointed toe

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Shoes
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1910
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October 2002 12th Sat

October 2002 12th Sat

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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Bohemian Dramatic Co Sydney & Melbourne - Colonel Caren

Bohemian Dramatic Co Sydney & Melbourne - Colonel Caren

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Fraser and Jenkinson
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Triangular apron made of a length of melaleuca bark folded in half from Melville or Bathurst Island

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Charles Hart collection
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Aprons
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1928
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The School Paper,  A Royal Welcome

The School Paper, A Royal Welcome

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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Booklets
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Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
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1954
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Souvenir miniature cricket bat, signed by the 1987 Australian and English women's cricket teams

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National Sports Information Centre collection
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Commemorative objects
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England
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Gray-Nicholls
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1987
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Silver prize cup awarded to Wilhelm Greiffenhagen in March 1877

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Wilhelm Greiffenhagen collection
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Prizes
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Bendigo, Victoria, Australia
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1877
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Black and white photograph of US swimmer Duke Kahanamoku of Honolulu

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National Sports Information Centre collection
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Photographs
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Honolulu, Hawaii, United States of America
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Duke Kahanamoku
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