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Glass replica diamond and emerald wattle arrangement brooch

Glass replica diamond and emerald wattle arrangement brooch

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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Brooches
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Australia
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Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
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1954
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Teleprinter printout related to the dismissal of the Whitlam government 'The Victorian Upper House rejected annual Budgets on two occasions...'

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Pat Rawlings collection
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Telegrams
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Australian Associated Press
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1975
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Woodworking brace

Woodworking brace

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Woodworking braces
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GRANVILLE SHOW 1952, blue felt show pennant with gold-coloured block text

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Colledge Family collection
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Prizes
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Granville, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Emilie Roach
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1952
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Port Keats (Wadeye), Northern Territory, Australia
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Bill Arun
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Cream-coloured envelope postmarked

Cream-coloured envelope postmarked "SYDNEY, N.S.W., 14 JAN, ...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Envelopes
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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'Krar-Aimai 101' linocut print by Brian Robinson

'Krar-Aimai 101' linocut print by Brian Robinson

Brian Robinson collection no.3
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Linocuts
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Brian Robinson
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Adze

Adze

Edmund Milne collection
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Manly Beach Harbour Side

Manly Beach Harbour Side

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Manly Beach, Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Give me Sydney any day

Give me Sydney any day

Balarinji Art collection no.2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Polo team members standing in front of a dais and a scoreboard

Polo team members standing in front of a dais and a scoreboa...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Red Cross Appeal, Adelaide 1918

Red Cross Appeal, Adelaide 1918

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Wartime badges
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Atkinson & Co
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1918
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Convict love token from E.H. Elliot

Convict love token from E.H. Elliot

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Hydrocotyle geranifolia

Hydrocotyle geranifolia

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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1875
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Circular tea strainer

Circular tea strainer

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Tea strainers
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Pair of slippers made from wood, leather, cloth and gold thread, Castellorizian formal attire worn by Rose Pappas

Pair of slippers made from wood, leather, cloth and gold thr...

George Pappas collection no. 1
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Slippers
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Megisti, Greece
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Rose Pappas
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1922
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Aldebaran

Aldebaran

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Aquilegia Alpine

Aquilegia Alpine

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Australian cyclist Alex McBeath napping at the 6-day cycle race, New York, 1925

Australian cyclist Alex McBeath napping at the 6-day cycle r...

Cycling in Australia - Ephemera collection no.1
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Photographs
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Department of Immigration card verifying Mr Capelluti's change of address in 1958

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Rosa Cappelluti collection
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Cards
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1958
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String bag made from unknown fibre, by Verna Nicholls

String bag made from unknown fibre, by Verna Nicholls

Tayenebe collection
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Baskets
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Verna Nichols
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St Joseph's Convent, Mount St, North Sydney, NSW, novitiate building

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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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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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May F. Timaepatua
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'Life. Be in it' Come 'n try Gardening in Winter badge

'Life. Be in it' Come 'n try Gardening in Winter badge

Ivy Lovric collection
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Badges
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Mr Alex Stitt
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1988
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Letter by Charles Harris to his grand daughter Louese White

Letter by Charles Harris to his grand daughter Louese White

Tony Hill collection no. 4
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Letters
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Mr Anthony Hill
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Club

Club

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Clubs
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Eastman Kodak folding camera used by James Pitkeathly

Eastman Kodak folding camera used by James Pitkeathly

James Pitkeathly collection no. 1
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Cameras
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Eastman Kodak Company
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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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Yalangbara, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Bawili
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Untitled child's drawing

Untitled child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Kelvin Caviage
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Black and white photograph - Edgar Percival between two assistants

Black and white photograph - Edgar Percival between two assi...

Dr Robert C Percival collection
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Photographs
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Phar Lap's Heart

Phar Lap's Heart

MacKenzie collection
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Zoological specimens
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Timaru, South Island, New Zealand
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Alick Roberts
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1926
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Fancy! Mr. and Mrs. Bland Holt

Fancy! Mr. and Mrs. Bland Holt

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1909
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Use Victor Baking Powder

Use Victor Baking Powder

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1909
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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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Tweed Heads, New South Wales, Australia
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Fingal Head Primary School
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Wedgwood medallion made from dark grey clay from Sydney Cove, 1789

Wedgwood medallion made from dark grey clay from Sydney Cove...

Sydney Cove Medallion collection
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Medallions
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England
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Josiah Wedgwood
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1789
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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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Tweed Heads, New South Wales, Australia
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Lewis
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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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Albinia Island, Queensland, Australia
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Gaye Goongorra
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No.1 Carpenters' Shop

No.1 Carpenters' Shop

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Glass plate negative - An episode in the great fire ceremony, Forrest River mission, Western Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1916

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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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1916
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Shell money

Shell money

Papuan Official collection
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Shell money
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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Professor Wallace Edwin Armstrong
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1923
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[Red Cross] Dieu Defend Le Droit - September 1917

[Red Cross] Dieu Defend Le Droit - September 1917

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Wartime badges
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North Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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A W. Patrick
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1917
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Colour Photograph - Part of a collage of photos of protests at the South African Embassy, Canberra.

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Kerry Browning collection
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Photographs
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Goulburn to Sydney Road Race 1931 - Fastest time medal

Goulburn to Sydney Road Race 1931 - Fastest time medal

Ken Ross collection
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Sports medals
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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W Kerr
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1931
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Cast brass kangaroo figure made by the International Harvester Company in Geelong in the late 1930s

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Terence Lane collection
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Sculptures
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Geelong, Victoria, Australia
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International Harvester Company (Australia)
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1935
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My island in the sun

My island in the sun

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Edna M. Tipiloura
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Plate No. 16 from Carter's Floral Illustrations

Plate No. 16 from Carter's Floral Illustrations

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Prints
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London, England
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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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Jeffrey Y
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Stylised drawing of a white dove carrying an olive branch

Stylised drawing of a white dove carrying an olive branch

Union of Australian Women collection
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Badges
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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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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Woodenbong, New South Wales, Australia
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Donna Charles
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Glass plate negative - Luritja man demonstrating method of attack with boomerang under cover of shield, 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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Bird sculpture

Bird sculpture

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Wood carvings
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Ikula
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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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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dhaymangu
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Post Office, Orange NSW

Post Office, Orange NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Orange, New South Wales, Australia
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Postmaster General's Department
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1906
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Letter from DeHavilland Aircraft Co Ltd to Mons F. Dufaux, 11 March 1936

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Neil Jensen collection
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Business letters
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The Visit of the United States Fleet to Australia August 1908

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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Kangaroo.

Kangaroo.

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Sam Manggudja Garnarradj
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1974
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Bottle green cricket cap with insignia the

Bottle green cricket cap with insignia the "W.P.C.A"

Nanette Ward collection
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Caps
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Edgar Richard Mayne
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lupulung
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Monty Banjo
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