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'Murrnyi / Murrtjumun', bark painting, native plant species

'Murrnyi / Murrtjumun', bark painting, native plant species

Mulkun Wirrpanda collection
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mulkun Wirrpanda
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Postcard featuring a coloured print of the Allied flags, identified by their nation's names, around a shield featuring the Union Jack

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Model wooden club with a large pineapple head

Model wooden club with a large pineapple head

JC Le Souef collection
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Small scale models
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Elwood, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Albert A. Le Souef
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1868
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Trevellyn, Launceston, Tas

Trevellyn, Launceston, Tas

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Trevallyn, Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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The Salvation Army - Appreciation Day

The Salvation Army - Appreciation Day

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Charity badges
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Salvation Army
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The Legend of the Birds

The Legend of the Birds

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Barunga, Northern Territory, Australia
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David Gentian
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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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Djalun
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Mustering [sheep] -

Mustering [sheep] - "The Sydney Mail" On the Land Series

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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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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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Yirara College
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Negative holder Double Dark

Negative holder Double Dark

Turner Family collection
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Film holders
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Australian bush scene, with a quote from A.B. Paterson

Australian bush scene, with a quote from A.B. Paterson

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Postcards
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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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Boomerang

Boomerang

JC Le Souef collection
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Boomerangs
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Coranderrk, Victoria, Australia
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Not provided
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1982
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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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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Yirara College
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Film negative - Expedition camp, Aparanya, South Australia, from the north-west, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1903

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Film negatives
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Musgrave Ranges, South Australia, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1903
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Cranko 'SHELL' toy train fuel wagon

Cranko 'SHELL' toy train fuel wagon

Bruce Macdonald collection
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Toy railway cars
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Welcome to democracy

Welcome to democracy

Political Cartooning 2006 collection - Dean Alston
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Cartoons
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Mr Dean Alston
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2006
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Gannon and Gibson Grocers

Gannon and Gibson Grocers

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Auburn, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1917
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Painting on masonite by  Larangana, 1964 - depicts a river and a snake, together with three fish, a stingray, nine birds and twenty three eggs.

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Dr Alex Van der Leeden collection
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Numbulwar, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Larangana
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1964
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Film negative - Smithy at Mt. Davies camp, Tomkinson Ranges, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1903

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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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1903
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Sculpture - wood - human male

Sculpture - wood - human male

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Wood carvings
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Glass plate negative - Week old baby sleeping in a wooden container, Innamincka station, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1919

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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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1919
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Poster -

Poster - "International Women's Day"

Union of Australian Women collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Audrey McDonald
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1950
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Brisbane Institute of Social Service

Brisbane Institute of Social Service

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Dam, Audley

The Dam, Audley

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Charles H. Kerry
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1907
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Metal pendant with 'Looking unto Jesus'

Metal pendant with 'Looking unto Jesus'

Reverend John Grosse collection
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Pendants
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Reverend John Grosse
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Employment reference for W H Treloar from McDonald's Motor Works and Garage, Hamilton

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Eric J Treloar collection
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Business letters
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N McDonald
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1911
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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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Unknown
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St George's Anglican Cathedral, Perth, WA

St George's Anglican Cathedral, Perth, WA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Clare Wilkinson (nee Faithfull) wearing a dark feathered hat

Clare Wilkinson (nee Faithfull) wearing a dark feathered hat

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Woman wearing a choker.

Woman wearing a choker.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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William Alfred Harris wearing a cap, with his wife, Jessie (nee Baker) and their children.

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Sixty-two rectangular plastic strips, each one a different colour or shade, held together by a screw

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Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Colour charts
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1955
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The Blue Lake and Lake Drive, Mt Gambier, SA

The Blue Lake and Lake Drive, 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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A terrier with ribbon collar, sitting on a cushion

A terrier with ribbon collar, sitting on a cushion

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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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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Weipa, Queensland, Australia
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Roy Chevathen
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Mrs Bland Holt

Mrs Bland Holt

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Art Series
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Circles connected by lines

Circles connected by lines

Balarinji Art collection no.2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Clapstick

Clapstick

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Clapsticks
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Bark painting 'The butterflies who sustain the 'shades' with nectar' by Binyinyuwuy, Milingimbi, 1967

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J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Binyinyuwuy
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1967
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Advertising card featuring Jeff Smith

Advertising card featuring Jeff Smith

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising cards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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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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Gloria
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Convict love token from Robert Francis, 1848

Convict love token from Robert Francis, 1848

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Ruins - Old Age Pensioner's Cottage. North Sydney Tornado

Ruins - Old Age Pensioner's Cottage. North Sydney Tornado

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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North Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1906
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Wooden skis

Wooden skis

George and Robert Dovers collection
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Skis
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Antarctica
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Robert G. Dovers
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1951
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Rectangular cardboard box containing

Rectangular cardboard box containing "Improved Persil Made F...

Thompson Family collection
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Laundry soap
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Reproduction painting of eight figures camping on a beach with two dingoes

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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Replicas
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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George French Angas
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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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Iris Yunkaporta
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Convict love token from T. Jones to Mary, 1819

Convict love token from T. Jones to Mary, 1819

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Australian Bush Life: Waiting for the Coach

Australian Bush Life: Waiting for the Coach

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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Souvenir octagonal white bone china side plate with a picture of the Speaker of the House of Representatives chair

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Allen and Helena Lister collection
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Side plates
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Dudley, Staffordshire, England
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Shelley Potteries
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1920
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Child's drawing by unknown child, St Therese's School, Bathurst Island NT

Child's drawing by unknown child, St Therese's School, Bathu...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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St Therese's School
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Certificate

Certificate

Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Manildra, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1959
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Bird with concentric circles

Bird with concentric circles

Balarinji Art collection no.2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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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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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Hazel Rose
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Emu Place

Emu Place

Balarinji Art collection no.2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Poster - Johnson P Mlambo, Chairman, PAC of Azania'

Poster - Johnson P Mlambo, Chairman, PAC of Azania'

Kerry Browning collection
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Political posters
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South Africa, Africa
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Pan Africanist Congress
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Australian Republican Movement

Australian Republican Movement

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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T-shirts
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Throwing a Boomerang.

Throwing a Boomerang.

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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