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Wool Train Smash at Nundah January 1899

Wool Train Smash at Nundah January 1899

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Nundah, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Film negative - Local men lining one side of a safe place to cross a river, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1928

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1928
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Group of figures, sitting and standing on the steps of Bluestone Cottage

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Double Bay, Sydney

Double Bay, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Double Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Convict love token from W. Clements, 1827

Convict love token from W. Clements, 1827

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Blue dance program titled 'Programme, Government House, 1868'

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dance programs
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1968
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Emanuel Brothers stock book June 1951 - October 1965

Emanuel Brothers stock book June 1951 - October 1965

Emanuel Family collection
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Ledgers
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Pencil and watercolour, on paper in Papunya style by unknown Pintupi artist, 1971

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Papunya Art 2008 collection
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Watercolour paintings
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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1971
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Entrance to Cataract Gorge, Launceston

Entrance to Cataract Gorge, Launceston

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Cataract Gorge, Launceston, Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Australian Aboriginal. An Old Warrior

Australian Aboriginal. An Old Warrior

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Film negative - Heavy scientific instruments are carried over rough and hilly country by the natural owners of the land, Mt McCulloch, Petermann Ranges, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1926

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Mount McCulloch, Petermann Ranges, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1926
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Sydney Heads from Manly

Sydney Heads from Manly

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney Heads, Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1919
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Horne-Bowie collection
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Spearheads
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Propert 'Trailaway' touring caravan, a unique example built by the company in 1956 for advertising purposes

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Thomas Propert collection
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Caravans
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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The Propert Co
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1956
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Georges River, Como, Sydney

Georges River, Como, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Georges River, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1905
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Glass plate negative - Sinkhole in limestone rock, Nullarbor Plain, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Nullarbor Plain, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1900
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Dummy

Dummy

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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NSW Bookstall Co Ltd
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Renown model vertical boiler and engine (donkey engine).

Renown model vertical boiler and engine (donkey engine).

Bruce Macdonald collection
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Small scale models
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Woman in a creased robe

Woman in a creased robe

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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On the wind

On the wind

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Warakurna Roadhouse by Roshanna Yinga Williamson

Warakurna Roadhouse by Roshanna Yinga Williamson

Warakurna History Paintings collection
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Paintings
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Warakurna Community, Western Australia, Australia
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Roshanna Y. Williamson
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2011
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VWBBA A Grade Runners- Up 1959 won by Melbourne Blue

VWBBA A Grade Runners- Up 1959 won by Melbourne Blue

History of Netball - Margaret Pewtress collection
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Certificates
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The Man, Mik-mik

The Man, Mik-mik

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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Film negative - Aboriginal children bathing, Sunday Island, Western Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1916

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Sunday Island, Western Australia, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1916
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Two women wearing hats, the woman on the left is holding a book

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Programme Official Opening J. B. Young Limited, Queanbeyan, 23 May 1956

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J B Young Ltd collection
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Programs
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Queanbeyan, New South Wales, Australia
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Queanbeyan Age Print
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1956
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Button Brasso

Button Brasso

Mary Nicholson collection no. 2
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Sculptures
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North Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Peter Nicholson
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1988
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The Sun, London, Thursday, June 28, 1838

The Sun, London, Thursday, June 28, 1838

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Newspapers
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Red card holder for Copy of Freedom, City of London

Red card holder for Copy of Freedom, City of London

Dr Robert C Percival collection
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Card holders
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Mr Edgar W. Percival
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Railway Station. Granville.

Railway Station. Granville.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Berlin, Germany
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Merchant Mills Dept [18

Merchant Mills Dept [18" Milling Rolling]

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Public School, Campbelltown

Public School, Campbelltown

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Campbelltown, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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A tisket, a tasket, I've found a yellow basket

A tisket, a tasket, I've found a yellow basket

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Cards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Burnished, wooden fighting club

Burnished, wooden fighting club

19th Century NSW Aboriginal Artefacts collection
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Clubs
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North-west NSW, Australia
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1800
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Shell money

Shell money

Papuan Official collection
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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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Wooden arrow with cardboard fletching or fin

Wooden arrow with cardboard fletching or fin

Chai Vang and Por Ye collection
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Arrows
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Martin Place, Sydney

Martin Place, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Martin Place, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Undiscovered #1, from a series of ten prints by Michael Cook, 2010

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Michael Cook collection
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Mr Michael Cook
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2010
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Letter

Letter

Betty Hall collection
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr H L. Napthali
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1945
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Vauxhall car parked outside a shed

Vauxhall car parked outside a shed

Colledge Family collection
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A WORD OF WARNING TO MEMBERS OF THE CHURCH OF ENGLAND RESIDING IN THE COLONY OF NEW SOUTH WALES

A WORD OF WARNING TO MEMBERS OF THE CHURCH OF ENGLAND RESIDI...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Documents
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Fishguard route to Ireland

Fishguard route to Ireland

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Wales
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Champion Prize card awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, 1887

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Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1887
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Black and white photograph of Randwick Junior Rugby Union Football Club, 2nd Grade Runners-Up, 1920

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National Sports Information Centre collection
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Photographs
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Randwick, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Randwick Rugby Union Football Club
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1920
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Ray and Dallas Maple Family collection no. 2
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Boomerangs
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South Australia, Australia
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Howard Maple
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1930
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Fitzroy Falls, Bowral N.S.W

Fitzroy Falls, Bowral N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Fiztroy Falls, Fitzroy Falls, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1906
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Wolseley portable shearing plant

Wolseley portable shearing plant

Delma Keogh collection
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Shearing equipment
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England
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Wolseley Sheep Shearing Machine Company
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1925
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Embroidery patterns

Embroidery patterns

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Embroidery patterns
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Magnificent bird of paradise

Magnificent bird of paradise

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Art Series
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Kalimna, Lorne, Vic

Kalimna, 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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Ammunition belt from Light Horse uniform

Ammunition belt from Light Horse uniform

James Taylor Light Horse collection
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Military uniforms
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Sergeant James S. Taylor
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Convict love token from 1829

Convict love token from 1829

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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'Lumpu Lumpu' by Manmarr Daisy Andrews, 2007

'Lumpu Lumpu' by Manmarr Daisy Andrews, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Fitzroy Crossing, Western Australia, Australia
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Manmarr D. Andrews
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2007
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Beauty Point, River Tamar, Tas.

Beauty Point, River Tamar, Tas.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Beauty Point, Tasmania, Australia
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Laura H. Davey
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Leura House, Leura

Leura House, Leura

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Leura, Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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A child with cropped hair sitting in a metal cot bed with a doll and books.

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Adelaide - From the River Torrens

Adelaide - From the River Torrens

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Postcard featuring Law Courts, Melbourne

Postcard featuring Law Courts, Melbourne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Melbourne Law Courts, Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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1874
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Waterfall

Waterfall

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Bark painting 'Napililingu',  Narritjin,1968

Bark painting 'Napililingu', Narritjin,1968

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Narritjin Maymuru
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1968
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