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Governance Training by Eunice Yunurupa Porter, 2011

Governance Training by Eunice Yunurupa Porter, 2011

Warakurna History Paintings collection no.2
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Eunice Y. Porter
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2011
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Weapon - Spearthrower

Weapon - Spearthrower

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spearthrowers
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Black and white autographed photographic postcard of Australian swimmer Les Boardman

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National Sports Information Centre collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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James C. Cruden
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1912
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Australian Troops March Through London - H.R.H Prince of Wales Taking the Salute

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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London, England
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J. Beagles & Co.
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Compliments of the Season [Boat in a harbour]

Compliments of the Season [Boat in a harbour]

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Pastoral Australia particulars at government, shipping and travel offices

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People's Paraphernalia collection no. 21
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Posters
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James Northfield
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1930
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The Tourist.

The Tourist.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Journals
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Novadu Terpi - Pattern book

Novadu Terpi - Pattern book

Guna Kinne collection no. 2
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Books
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Latvia
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1939
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On the Murrumbidgee River: By lagoon and creek

On the Murrumbidgee River: By lagoon and creek

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Murrumbidgee River, New South Wales, Australia
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Painted Wandjina board by Lily Karadada

Painted Wandjina board by Lily Karadada

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Mowanjum, West Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Lily Karadada
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Certificate of Honour awarded by the Commonwealth of Australia to Lesley Robertson for Services Rendered in Connection with the Sale of War Savings Certificates, 1919

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Les Robertson collection
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Certificates of appreciation
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Commonwealth of Australia
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1919
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The Final Hearing of the Kenbi Land Claim of 1995, (turtle shell) by Gullawun Daniel Lee, 1999

The Final Hearing of the Kenbi Land Claim of 1995, (turtle s...

Gullawun Daniel Roque Lee collection
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Cox Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Gullawun D. Lee
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1994
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Fibre basket by Sarah Brooks, 2008

Fibre basket by Sarah Brooks, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Baskets
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Sarah Brooks
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2008
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Farm Cove, Sydney

Farm Cove, 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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1906
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The children are playing basketball

The children are playing basketball

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Anne M. Munkara
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'Kumpupirnily' by Billy Atkins, 2008

'Kumpupirnily' by Billy Atkins, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Billy Atkins
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2008
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Magpie

Magpie

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Smoking pipe used by Ben Chifley

Smoking pipe used by Ben Chifley

MJ Brown collection
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Smoking pipes
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Mr Joseph B. Chifley
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Romania

Romania

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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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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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1928
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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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Western Suburbs, Brisbane rugby league cap worn by William Fahey, 1916

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Patricia Fahey collection
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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1916
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Stone church

Stone church

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Jardines New Fast China Coasters

Jardines New Fast China Coasters

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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I [Love] Being Free from Smoking - Narcotics Education Inc., 1985

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Lindy Chamberlain-Creighton collection no. 2
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Badges
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Australia
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Mrs Lindy Chamberlain-Creighton
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1980
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United Hospital Auxiliaries of N.S.W.

United Hospital Auxiliaries of N.S.W.

Ben Chifley collection no. 3
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Receipts
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Kuring-gai Chase, Pittwater, NSW

Kuring-gai Chase, Pittwater, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Ku-ring-gai Chase, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Convict love token from Henry Stanley, 1837

Convict love token from Henry Stanley, 1837

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Sketches of Tommy's life - At the Base - No 9

Sketches of Tommy's life - At the Base - No 9

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Paris, France
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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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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Letter from Joseph Sharpe to William Mussen, March 1867

Letter from Joseph Sharpe to William Mussen, March 1867

Alexander Mussen collection
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Letters
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Pyramul, New South Wales, Australia
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Joseph Sharpe
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1867
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Courtroom sketch 'Bradley' by Veronica O'Leary, 1982.

Courtroom sketch 'Bradley' by Veronica O'Leary, 1982.

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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Leather dog shoe worn on long bush walking trips in the Blue Mountains by the Dunphy's fox terrier named Dextre

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Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Animal accessories
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Myles J Dunphy
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1925
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Sydney Harbour from Mosman Bay

Sydney Harbour from Mosman Bay

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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Convict love token from Thomas Linsdale, 1836

Convict love token from Thomas Linsdale, 1836

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Fishing No.1

Fishing No.1

The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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Prints
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London, England
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John H. Clark
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1813
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School report

School report

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Convict love token

Convict love token

Convict Love Token collection no. 2
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Convict love tokens
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Glass plate negative - Members of vice-regal party standing around three Dort cars, 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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Central Australia, Australia
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Unknown
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1923
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Penrose Gullies, a short drive from the Laurels

Penrose Gullies, a short drive from the Laurels

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1906
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Postcard featuring Melbourne Cup winner - Acrasia

Postcard featuring Melbourne Cup winner - Acrasia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1904
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The Glen, Sassafras, Vic

The Glen, Sassafras, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sassafras, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Painting of 'walka', a brightly coloured pattern

Painting of 'walka', a brightly coloured pattern

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Acrylic paintings
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Tjunkaya Tapaya
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Animal long bone awl

Animal long bone awl

Gladys Henry collection
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Awls
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Euramo, Tully, QLD, Australia
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Not provided
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1970
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Three-panel mural of postage stamps, which depicts the flag-raising ceremony at Sydney Cove in 1788, Bicentenary of Australia, 1788-1988

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Garnet Watkins collection
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Murals
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Bentley, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Alban Watkins
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1981
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'Canning Stock Route Country' by Clifford Brooks, 2007

'Canning Stock Route Country' by Clifford Brooks, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Wiluna, Western Australia, Australia
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Clifford Brooks
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2007
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Glass plate negative - Natives prisoners, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1905(?)

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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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1900
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Drawing captioned 'Azaria Chamberlain Court Case, Darwin, Sept 82, Jo Darbyshire'

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Kerry Sharp collection
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Drawings
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Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ms Jo Darbyshire
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1982
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Book with loose leaf titled Territory of Papua and New Guinea, Department of Native Affairs, Departmental Standing Instructions, General Field Administration

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Norm Wilson PNG Patrol Officer collection
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Instruction books
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Brown and black glazed terracotta mug made by Peter Ward, 2004, using a design created in 2000 by Nyukana (Daisy) Baker

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Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 7
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Mugs
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Nyukana (Daisy) Baker
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2000
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The Suburb Manly with the palace of Cardinal Moran, Sydney

The Suburb Manly with the palace of Cardinal Moran, Sydney

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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Paramount Six Day Cycle Race sash

Paramount Six Day Cycle Race sash

Ken Ross collection
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Sashes
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Mr Ken Ross
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Scout's Carpenter badge certificate

Scout's Carpenter badge certificate

Barry Williams collection
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Certificates
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Barry Williams
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1943
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Hawker, South Australia, Australia
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Country Women's Association
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1946
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Weight and Centre of Gravity Schedule for G-AERD, 16 March 1980

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Neil Jensen collection
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Aviation documents
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A black and white photograph entitled

A black and white photograph entitled "Walkyrie School Walky...

Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Photographs
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Walla Walla, New South Wales, Australia
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Ditton 25th March 1908

Ditton 25th March 1908

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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The Travels of the Man, Jundaruna

The Travels of the Man, Jundaruna

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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Minimini Numalkiyiya Mamarika
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1948
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Sheet of paper with a speech by the Captain of the M.V. 'Fair Sea' written in pencil on one side

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J Wyszogrodzki collection no. 1
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Maritime documents
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Aspidium Aculeatum

Aspidium Aculeatum

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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1873
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