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Image Title and Collection What Where Who When
Petalostigma banksii

Petalostigma banksii

Banks Florilegium collection
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Engravings
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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At Maroondah Dam, Healesville, Vic

At Maroondah Dam, Healesville, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Maroondah Reservoir, Maroondah, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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A rose, with birthday message

A rose, with birthday message

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Postcards
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Grace Bros Annual General Meeting form of proxy

Grace Bros Annual General Meeting form of proxy

J B Young Ltd collection
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Documents
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Grace Bros
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1981
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Malvern Star the Cycle of Opperman

Malvern Star the Cycle of Opperman

Malvern Star collection
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Advertising posters
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United Kingdom
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Sir Hubert F. Opperman
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1934
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Post Office, Narrabri

Post Office, Narrabri

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Narrabri, New South Wales, Australia
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Postmaster General's Department
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Greeetings from Bowral - Bowral in snowtime

Greeetings from Bowral - Bowral in snowtime

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Bowral, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Snake Dreaming for Children by  Uta Uta Tjangala, 1972  polymer on board

Snake Dreaming for Children by Uta Uta Tjangala, 1972 poly...

Papunya Art 2008 collection
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Acrylic paintings
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Uta Uta Tjangala
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1972
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The Explorer's Tree Katoomba.

The Explorer's Tree Katoomba.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Machattie Park, Bathurst, 1905

Machattie Park, Bathurst, 1905

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bathurst, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1905
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Ngurrara 1

Ngurrara 1

Ngurrara 1 canvas collection
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Acrylic paintings
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Peter Skipper
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1996
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Panorama showing Safety Beach, Dromana, Vic

Panorama showing Safety Beach, Dromana, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Safety Beach, Dromana, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Album containing a collection of personal and theatrical photographs from the 1920s to the 1940s associated with Herbert Browne

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Herbert Browne collection
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Photograph albums
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Latvian natural-coloured linen waistcoat with black embroidery

Latvian natural-coloured linen waistcoat with black embroide...

Guna Kinne collection no. 1
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Waistcoats
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Riga, Latvia
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Mrs Guna Kinne
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1942
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Weapon - Spear

Weapon - Spear

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spears
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Sketches of Tommy's life - Out on rest - No 2

Sketches of Tommy's life - Out on rest - No 2

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Paris, France
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Postcard featuring a jockey on a horse - Cupidon

Postcard featuring a jockey on a horse - Cupidon

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Prince Street, Grafton, in Flood in 1890

Prince Street, Grafton, in Flood in 1890

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Grafton, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1890
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Ground edge hatchet head [stone implement]

Ground edge hatchet head [stone implement]

Horne-Bowie collection
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Edge-ground axe heads
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Kallakoopah Creek, Simpson Desert, South Australia, Australia
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Macauley and McDougall by Jean Burke

Macauley and McDougall by Jean Burke

Warakurna History Paintings collection
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Paintings
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Warakurna Community, Western Australia, Australia
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Jean I. Burke
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2011
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Letter

Letter

Robin Moorhouse collection
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Letters
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Penfolds Wine Pty Ltd
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1933
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Boomerang found near Canning Stock Route

Boomerang found near Canning Stock Route

James Ferguson collection
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Boomerangs
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Fibre basket by Rosie Williams, 2008

Fibre basket by Rosie Williams, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Baskets
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Rosie Williams
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2008
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Plate No. 2 from Carter's Floral Illustrations

Plate No. 2 from Carter's Floral Illustrations

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Prints
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Prince of Wales Hotel, Fitzroy Street, Esplanades, St Kilda, Vic

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Saint Kilda, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Glass plate negative - Bush scene, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory. The stringy-bark has had its bark removed for the purpose of constructing a canoe, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1911

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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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1911
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Town Hall gardens, Beeachworth, Vic

Town Hall gardens, Beeachworth, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Beechworth, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Certificate

Certificate

Woodleigh Shorthorn Stud collection
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Prize certificates
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Royal Agricultural Society of Victoria
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1984
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QSL card for VK-2HS

QSL card for VK-2HS

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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1935
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G.P.O. Sydney (General Post Office)

G.P.O. Sydney (General Post Office)

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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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Second World War Prisoner of War Banknote

Second World War Prisoner of War Banknote

David Westcott collection no. 6
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Banknotes
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1939
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Bark painting 'The Sea Voyage of the Djang'gawu Sisters' by Djunmal, Yawurriawurrungur

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Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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North-east Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Djunmal
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Black and white photograph of US swimmer Frances Cowells

Black and white photograph of US swimmer Frances Cowells

National Sports Information Centre collection
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Photographs
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San Francisco, California, United States of America
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Miss Frances Cowells
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1917
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Awelye

Awelye

Helen Eager and Christopher Hodges collection no. 1
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Carvings
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Utopia, South Australia, Australia
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Lucky Kngwarreye Morton
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2001
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Glass plate negative - Frank Feast, wearing a World War I uniform, walking beside the expedition buggy, central Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

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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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1920
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Now we're married oft' I think of 'Jim' boys, sleeping in the Church yard by the sea ...

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Redmond Nolan
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Manly from the air

Manly from the air

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Farm Cove, from Botanical Gardens, Sydney

Farm Cove, from Botanical Gardens, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Farm Cove, Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1905
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Fine bone china bowl in a presentation case, especially made by Wedgwood to commemorate the Australian Bicentenary in 1988

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Waterford Wedgwood Australia Limited collection
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Commemorative objects
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Staffordshire, England
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Wedgwood
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1987
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Handwritten recipe for pound cake

Handwritten recipe for pound cake

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Manuscripts
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Convict love token from B. Watson, 1829

Convict love token from B. Watson, 1829

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Landing Place, Captain Cook, Kurnell, Botany Bay

Landing Place, Captain Cook, Kurnell, Botany Bay

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Kurnell, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Captain James Cook
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1908
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"FIRST PRIZE, GOULBURN, 1908, A., P., AND H. SOCIETY"

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1908
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Prize ribbon from The Royal Agricultural Society of NSW Best Exhibit Beef Shorthorn Section, Royal Easter Show 1981

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Woodleigh Shorthorn Stud collection
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Prize ribbons
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Royal Agricultural Society of NSW
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1981
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Australia Day 1916

Australia Day 1916

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Wartime badges
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Australian Red Cross Society
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1916
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The beach looking east, Mornington, Vic

The beach looking east, Mornington, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mornington, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Diary of a boat trip from Melbourne to Japan via Sydney, Brisbane, Townsville, Magnetic Island, Cairns, Thursday Island, Hong Kong, Canton and Shanghai in 1935

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Lorelle Moore collection
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Diaries
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Victoria, Australia
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Lorelle Moore
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1935
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'Ngurti' by George Tuckerbox, 2007

'Ngurti' by George Tuckerbox, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Containers
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Jilji Bore, Western Australia, Australia
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George Tuckerbox
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2007
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Language of precious stones. Brilliant hopes, diamond

Language of precious stones. Brilliant hopes, diamond

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Great Britain
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Christmas card

Christmas card

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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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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The Mamandi, Warluk

The Mamandi, Warluk

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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Certificate of The Australian Service Order to SIR HUBERT OPPERMAN, KT, OBE, KGC, GCSJ, ASO, 18 December, 1990

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Sir Hubert Opperman collection no. 2
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Certificates
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A hospital

A hospital

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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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Enfield, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Enfield Progressive Association
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1948
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Dent Two Day Marine Chronometer No 1604 with accessories in a wooden case

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Department of Defence collection
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Chronometers
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London, England
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Dent & Co
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1850
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Postcard depicting images of characters played by W.H. Ayr of the Bohemian Dramatic Company

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Fraser and Jenkinson
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Handwritten note with a recipe

Handwritten note with a recipe "To rid blow flies"

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Notes
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Certificate awarded at the Bairnsdale and District Agricultural Society 82nd Annual Show, 1960  for second prize for a nasturtium luncheon set of table linen

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Bairnsdale, Victoria, Australia
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James Yeates & Sons Print
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1960
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Wooden shield with incised design from Hermannsburg, 1951

Wooden shield with incised design from Hermannsburg, 1951

Barrie and Jennifer Hadlow collection
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