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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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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Jules Kerinaiua
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Standard Half Bushel gun-metal grain measure

Standard Half Bushel gun-metal grain measure

Geoff Gray collection
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Measures
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London, England
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NSW Government
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1832
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Yirara College
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'Lipuru, Kukupanyu and Wajaparni' by Kuji Rosie Goodjie, 2007

'Lipuru, Kukupanyu and Wajaparni' by Kuji Rosie Goodjie, 200...

Canning Stock Route collection
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Paintings
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Kuji R. Goodjie
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2007
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Film negative - Family in garden, Hermannsburg, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Film negatives
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1920
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Postcard featuring two printed photograph oval portraits of men,

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Portrait of Namiatjira carved into an emu egg

Portrait of Namiatjira carved into an emu egg

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Engraved emu eggs
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Bourke, New South Wales, Australia
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Bill Reid
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1975
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Trans-Australian Railway. Type of Aboriginal met by surveyors in 1914

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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South Australia, Australia
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Trans-Australian Railway
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1914
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A timber house with a white picket fence

A timber house with a white picket fence

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Black and white photograph of the 1937 Australian Women's Cricket Team

Black and white photograph of the 1937 Australian Women's Cr...

Nance Pownall collection
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Photographs
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London, England
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Central Press Photos Ltd
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1937
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Decorated wooden carving by Declan Apuamati, Bathurst Island

Decorated wooden carving by Declan Apuamati, Bathurst Island

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Wood carvings
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Declan Apuatami
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Courtroom sketch 'Mr Simms' by Veronica O'Leary, 8 October 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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St George's Church, Heathfield Rd

St George's Church, Heathfield Rd

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1909
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Oilette, Kangaroos

Oilette, Kangaroos

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Bavaria, Germany
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Raphael Tuck & Sons
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Certificate awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, 1886, First Prize

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Springfield Merino Stud collection
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1886
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Poster with image by J Samuels

Poster with image by J Samuels "PRODUCED AS PART OF THE 'WE ...

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr. Jeffrey Samuels
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The rabbit dealer

The rabbit dealer

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr Percy R. Campbell
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Untitled work on paper, in the style of a bark painting, Yirrkala, 1948

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American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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1948
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A WORD OF WARNING TO MEMBERS OF THE CHURCH OF ENGLAND RESIDING IN THE COLONY OF NEW SOUTH WALES

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Aboriginal breastplate for U Robert, King of Big Leather and Big River Tribes

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E Milne collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Gwydir River, New South Wales, Australia
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Not provided
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1800
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Dance wand

Dance wand

Papuan Official collection
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Ceremonial objects
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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1915
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Glass plate negative - Expedition camp, central Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1923

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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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1923
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Certificate of naturalisation for Michael Victor Wensing

Certificate of naturalisation for Michael Victor Wensing

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Certificates
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1969
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Palace Gardens and Sydney Harbour (Botanic Gardens in view)

Palace Gardens and Sydney Harbour (Botanic Gardens in view)

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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Duke of Cornwall Hotel, Plymouth

Duke of Cornwall Hotel, Plymouth

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Painting depicts a large, wide-bodied serpent horizontally across bark and six fish

Painting depicts a large, wide-bodied serpent horizontally a...

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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Willanga Cottages by Gordon Syron

Willanga Cottages by Gordon Syron

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Oil paintings
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Coffs Harbour, New South Wales, Australia
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Gordon Syron
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1982
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Two houses near water with rowing boats and a jetty

Two houses near water with rowing boats and a jetty

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Dugong in tail down position, carved from wongai wood by Paul Tom, Moa Island

Dugong in tail down position, carved from wongai wood by Pau...

Paul Tom collection
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Wood carvings
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Moa Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Reverend Paul Tom
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2002
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Sample of rock collected on the moon during the Apollo XV11 Mission, 1972

Sample of rock collected on the moon during the Apollo XV11 ...

Department of Science and the Environment collection
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Geological specimens
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The Moon, ,
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President Richard M. Nixon
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1972
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Postcard featuring a photograph of German sailors and officials on Wingecarribee Riverbank, Berrima, N.S.W.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Berrima, New South Wales, Australia
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Native Climbing Tree with Vine

Native Climbing Tree with Vine

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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BROOKES SERIES LANDING AT ANZAC-GALLIPOLI

BROOKES SERIES LANDING AT ANZAC-GALLIPOLI

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Carrobboree [i.e.Corroboree] on the banks of the Murray

Carrobboree [i.e.Corroboree] on the banks of the Murray

The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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London, England
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J Carr
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1873
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Visit Pitt ST, Horden's

Visit Pitt ST, Horden's

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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Hordern Brothers
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Black and white photograph of US swimmer Dorothy Burns

Black and white photograph of US swimmer Dorothy Burns

National Sports Information Centre collection
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Photographs
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Los Angeles, California, United States of America
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Miss Dorothy Burns
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Courtoom sketch of 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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Wet specimen - Mountain Devil - whole specimen preserved

Wet specimen - Mountain Devil - whole specimen preserved

MacKenzie collection
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Zoological specimens
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Maurice Dry Cleaners vans, with the Sydney Harbour Bridge

Maurice Dry Cleaners vans, with the Sydney Harbour Bridge

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Sydney Harbour Bridge, Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Aus...
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Long necked turtle basket,

Long necked turtle basket,

Tooloyn Koortakay collection
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Baskets
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Ms Treahna Hamm
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Stool made by the Zilm family of Booleroo, SA, 1896

Stool made by the Zilm family of Booleroo, SA, 1896

Zilm family furniture collection
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Stools
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1896
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'Paraku and Walmajarri People' by Veronica Lulu, 2007

'Paraku and Walmajarri People' 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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Drawings
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York Minster

York Minster

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Postcards
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Botanical Gardens, Albury, NSW

Botanical Gardens, Albury, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Albury, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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The Cairn

The Cairn

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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John W. Alexander
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Postcard showing a three masted ship run aground with the name Chateaubriand

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sturt Bay, Yorke Peninsula, South Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1912
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Postcard of John Batman

Postcard of John Batman

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Stream anchor from Matthew Flinders' ship the 'Investigator'

Stream anchor from Matthew Flinders' ship the 'Investigator'

Matthew Flinders collection
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Anchors
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Middle Island, Recherche Archipelago, Western Australia, Australia
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Captain Matthew Flinders
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1803
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Courtroom sketch of 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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Convict love token from A. Woolley, Manchester, 1804

Convict love token from A. Woolley, Manchester, 1804

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Postcard featuring a coloured print of a soldier bugler beneath the draped flags of Great Britain and Australia

Postcard featuring a coloured print of a soldier bugler bene...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Glass plate negative - Week old baby sleeping in a wooden container, Innamincka station, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1919

Glass plate negative - Week old baby sleeping in a wooden co...

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1919
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Kookaburra & Snake

Kookaburra & Snake

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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John M. Cantle
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Photographic postcard of the All Blacks 1907 rugby team

Photographic postcard of the All Blacks 1907 rugby team

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Art Series
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1907
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The harbour from Woollahra Pt, Sydney, NSW

The harbour from Woollahra Pt, Sydney, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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'Tjunyinkya', painted by Johnnie Scobie Tjapanangka and Turkey Tolson Tjupurrula, 1977

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Johnnie S. Tjapanangka
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1977
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Envelope for Gypsy engine warranty

Envelope for Gypsy engine warranty

Neil Jensen collection
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Kogarah Public School

Kogarah Public School

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Kogarah, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Postcard featuring a coloured print of draped allied flags of surrounding a crest of the Union Jack

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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