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Black, velvet spotted, full length, short sleeved dress

Black, velvet spotted, full length, short sleeved dress

Mary Ellerslie Massey collection
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Evening dresses
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'Snake Dreaming at Naruingya', by Yumpuluru Tjungurrayi, 1976

'Snake Dreaming at Naruingya', by Yumpuluru Tjungurrayi, 197...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Paintings
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Warra Wea, Western Desert, Australia
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Yumpuluru Tjungurrayi
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1976
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Letter from Maurice Horn inviting Vane Lindesay to contribute material to

Letter from Maurice Horn inviting Vane Lindesay to contribut...

Vane Lindesay collection no. 1
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Letters
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Maurice Horn
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1976
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Vauxhall car parked outside a shed

Vauxhall car parked outside a shed

Colledge Family collection
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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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Tjanpi by Polly Pawuya Jackson

Tjanpi by Polly Pawuya Jackson

Warakurna History Paintings collection
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Paintings
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Warakurna Community, Western Australia, Australia
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Polly P. Jackson
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2011
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Right boot used by Jim Pike

Right boot used by Jim Pike

Jim Pike collection
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Boots
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Identity badge belonging to Jack Heenan showing the Holden logo

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Jack Heenan collection
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Identity badges
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GM Holden Ltd
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1970
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Advertising card featuring boxer Milburn Saylor, 'Light-weight Tornado', 18 April 1914

Advertising card featuring boxer Milburn Saylor, 'Light-weig...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising cards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Milburn Saylor
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1914
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Exercise book containing recipes

Exercise book containing recipes

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Exercise books
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Envelopes
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Club Hotel, Lakes Entrance, Vic

Club Hotel, Lakes Entrance, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Lakes Entrance, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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New Years card

New Years card

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Cards
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Necklace of opalescent maireener shells, 'Jewel of the Sea', made by Corrie Fullard, Tasmanian Aboriginal artist, 1997

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Corrie Fullard collection
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Necklaces
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Tasmania, Australia
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Corrie L. Fullard
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1997
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Advance Australia - The Rabbit Pest in Australia, The Position in the Spring 1908

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Andrew Reeves collection no. 4
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Advertising posters
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Cobar, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr. William Rodier
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1908
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Narra ceremony.

Narra ceremony.

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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Gawarrin
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1965
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Courtroom sketch 'Sgt. Charlwood.' by Veronica O'Leary, dated 20 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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Paradise Lost

Paradise Lost

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Books
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Warburton Mission: Leaving Time by Judith Yinyika Chambers

Warburton Mission: Leaving Time by Judith Yinyika Chambers

Warakurna History Paintings collection
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Warakurna Community, Western Australia, Australia
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Judith Y. Chambers
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2011
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Pineapple Farm, Horseshoe Bay, Magnetic Island, N.Q.

Pineapple Farm, Horseshoe Bay, Magnetic Island, N.Q.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Magnetic Island, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Courtroom sketch of the Chamberlain trial by Veronica O'Leary, dated 29 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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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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Ernesto and Doyle

Ernesto and Doyle

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Sepia photograph of a group of people gathered for a rural event

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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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Convict love token to Maria

Convict love token to Maria

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Fall of the West Lyn

Fall of the West Lyn

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Art drawings
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Reproduction of a possum skin cloak collected in 1853 from Maiden's Punt (Echuca)

Reproduction of a possum skin cloak collected in 1853 from M...

Tooloyn Koortakay collection
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Cloaks
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East Gippsland, Victoria, Australia
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Ms Treahna Hamm
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2002
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From A.H. Pierce to Alex Morrison

From A.H. Pierce to Alex Morrison

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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A H. Pierce
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1920
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Fibre basket by Janice Nixon, 2008

Fibre basket by Janice Nixon, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Baskets
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Janice Nixon
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2008
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Manytjimi Berries, a dot painting depicting three cross shapes

Manytjimi Berries, a dot painting depicting three cross shap...

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Acrylic paintings
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Turkey Tolson Tjupurrula
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1975
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Princess Street, Edimbourg

Princess Street, Edimbourg

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Edinburgh, Scotland
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Wattle Day badge

Wattle Day badge

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Commemorative badges
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Australian Wattle Day League
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1914
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Australia Welcomes The American Fleet

Australia Welcomes The American Fleet

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Chart of the Murray River from Wentworth to above Danger Island

Chart of the Murray River from Wentworth to above Danger Isl...

Trevor Reed collection
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Navigational charts
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Wentworth, New South Wales, Australia
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1885
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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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Mavis L. Kerinaiua
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Group of men (crew) in uniform hats on the deck of a ship

Group of men (crew) in uniform hats on the deck of a ship

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Telegram addressed to Lieutenant Commodore J Donovan regarding the birth of his son, 1942

Telegram addressed to Lieutenant Commodore J Donovan regardi...

Donovan Family collection
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Telegrams
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Suva, Viti Levu, Fiji
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Lieutenant-Commander Jack Donovan
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1942
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Pair of buckled sling back platform shoes with peek-a-boo toes

Pair of buckled sling back platform shoes with peek-a-boo to...

Ron Muncaster collection no. 1
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Shoes
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Ron Muncaster
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1994
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The beach, Lorne, Vic

The beach, 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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Postcard showing a No 33 Angel Islington tram travelling along a street

Postcard showing a No 33 Angel Islington tram travelling alo...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Islington, Greater London, England
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Award of Merit certificate issued by the Amalgamated Engineering Union

Award of Merit certificate issued by the Amalgamated Enginee...

Andrew Reeves collection no. 5
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Certificates of appreciation
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Kalgoorlie, Western Australia, Australia
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Amalgamated Engineering Union
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1950
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The Witch's Sister on her Black Bat

The Witch's Sister on her Black Bat

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mrs Ida Outhwaite
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Silver presentation case for a magnifying glass

Silver presentation case for a magnifying glass

Captain Cook Magnifier collection
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Presentation cases
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London, England
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William Bayly
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1776
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Hand-operated washing machine

Hand-operated washing machine

Torrens Island Quarantine Station collection
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Washing machines
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The Centenary Tower, Mt Gambier, SA

The Centenary Tower, Mt Gambier, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mount Gambier, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Matthew Flinders' 'A Voyage to Terra Australis' (1814) , Volume 2

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Matthew Flinders collection
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Travel books
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London, England
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Captain Matthew Flinders
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1814
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Fraser Island

Fraser Island

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Prints
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Ms Fiona Foley
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1990
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Sir Ernest Cable's property, Devon 1915

Sir Ernest Cable's property, Devon 1915

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Bale hook used by Dutch immigrant dockside worker Harry Duyker, 1950-1960s

Bale hook used by Dutch immigrant dockside worker Harry Duyk...

Dr Edward Duyker collection no. 1
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Hooks
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Port Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Herman '. Duyker
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1954
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On the road

On the road

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Jan Hendrik Scheltema
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Yirrumuuwu Amintiya Murtati

Yirrumuuwu Amintiya Murtati

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 Frances Peantumilui
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Ranunculus hirtus

Ranunculus hirtus

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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Convict love token from George Corney, 1831

Convict love token from George Corney, 1831

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Spear

Spear

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Spears
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Jamieson Range, Western Australia, Australia
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Jackson Mclean
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Turban shell used by Professor Graeme Clarke

Turban shell used by Professor Graeme Clarke

Graeme Clark, University of Melbourne - Cochlear Limited collection
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Shells
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Portland Cement works office, NSW

Portland Cement works office, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Portland, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Zeiss Ikon Nettar camera and case

Zeiss Ikon Nettar camera and case

Carmelo Mirabelli collection no. 1
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Cameras
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Undiscovered #1, from a series of ten prints by Michael Cook, 2010

Undiscovered #1, from a series of ten prints by Michael Cook...

Michael Cook collection
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Prints
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Mr Michael Cook
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2010
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Convict love token from 1830

Convict love token from 1830

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Abstract design on paper, Oenpelli, 1948

Abstract design on paper, Oenpelli, 1948

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Unknown
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1948
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