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Post Office and Wesleyan Church, Leichhardt

Post Office and Wesleyan Church, Leichhardt

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Leichhardt, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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For Old Times Sake.  McRobie's Gully, Hobart

For Old Times Sake. McRobie's Gully, Hobart

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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McRobies Gully, Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Film negative - Man with rock python, Liverpool River, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1928

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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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1928
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Swiss Confectionery & Pastry shop

Swiss Confectionery & Pastry shop

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Dance program titled THE OFFICERS, H. M. S.

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Royal Navy
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1870
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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John M. Munkara
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Baths on Beach at Queenscliff

Baths on Beach at Queenscliff

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Thomas Walker Convalescent Hospital Parramatta River, 1914

Thomas Walker Convalescent Hospital Parramatta River, 1914

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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1914
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The Tourist.

The Tourist.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Journals
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An old Cannibal - Fiji

An old Cannibal - Fiji

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Fiji
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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"SECOND PRIZE, GOULBURN, 1905"

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1905
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Message stick - Yirrkala, 1948

Message stick - Yirrkala, 1948

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1948
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Historic Houses - Faith, Hope and Charity. Kingscote, K.I.

Historic Houses - Faith, Hope and Charity. Kingscote, K.I.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Kingscote, Kangaroo Island, South Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Tin of beef dripping sent to the Lawton family in Uxbridge, London, in a Red Cross parcel from Hobart in 1942

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French-Lawton collection
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Canned foods
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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The Austral Canning Co Pty Ltd
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1940
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Brick from Fordwich House

Brick from Fordwich House

Daryl Blaxland collection No 2
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Court yard. Hotel Kosciusko.

Court yard. Hotel Kosciusko.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Charles H. Kerry
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Scout's Oarsman badge certificate

Scout's Oarsman 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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Letter

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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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Cockburn Creek, Tamworth, 1910

Cockburn Creek, Tamworth, 1910

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Tamworth, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1910
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Belt with four pouches from Light Horse uniform

Belt with four pouches from Light Horse uniform

James Taylor Light Horse collection
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Military equipment
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Sergeant James S. Taylor
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Geelong Industrial and Juvenile Exhibition 1879-80 medallion awarded to Wilhelm Greiffenhagen

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Wilhelm Greiffenhagen collection
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Medallions
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Geelong, Victoria, Australia
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1880
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Letter to W H Treloar from Young Bros, Horsham 1913

Letter to W H Treloar from Young Bros, Horsham 1913

Eric J Treloar collection
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Business letters
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Horsham, Victoria, Australia
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R J. Young
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1913
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Convict love token from R. Turner, 1834

Convict love token from R. Turner, 1834

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Microtis Porrifolia

Microtis Porrifolia

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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Convict love token from J. Jordan

Convict love token from J. Jordan

Timothy Millett collection
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'Lake Disappointment' by Clifford Brooks, 2007

'Lake Disappointment' by Clifford Brooks, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Paintings
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Wiluna, Western Australia, Australia
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Clifford Brooks
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2007
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Painting depicts a large shark & lizard

Painting depicts a large shark & lizard

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 4
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lardjanga
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1967
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Where the winds whisper and the waves rejoice

Where the winds whisper and the waves rejoice

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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W Lister-Lister
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Johnny Warren's Australian tracksuit top

Johnny Warren's Australian tracksuit top

John 'Johnny' Warren collection
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Sports clothing
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Launching of New Manly Steamer 'Binngarra' at Woolwich Dockyard

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Exchange Studios
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1905
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Bark painting depicting a goanna with a forked tongue

Bark painting depicting a goanna with a forked tongue

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Bark paintings
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Yuwunyuwun Marruwarr
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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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Message stick

Message stick

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 1
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Message sticks
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Not known
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1960
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Robbery Under Arms, No. 1

Robbery Under Arms, No. 1

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Charles Hammond
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1907
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Inflatable yellow rubber raft used by Paul Smith and Bob Brown on the Franklin River in 1976

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Paul Smith collection
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Rafts
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Franklin River, Tasmania, Australia
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Paul E. Smith
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1976
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Wollongong Harbour

Wollongong Harbour

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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Convict love token for Abraham Lawley

Convict love token for Abraham Lawley

Convict Love Token collection no. 1
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Convict love tokens
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England
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1828
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Pencil and watercolour on paper in Papunya style by an unknown Pintupi artist, 1971

Pencil and watercolour on paper in Papunya style by an unkno...

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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The pink cockatoo [Lophochroa Leadbeater]

The pink cockatoo [Lophochroa Leadbeater]

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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England, United Kingdom
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Courtroom sketch 'Mr. Eccles. Mrs Eccles...' by Veronica O'Leary, 1982.

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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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Haversack from Light Horse uniform

Haversack 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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Courtroom sketch 'Professor Boettcher, cross-examined by Barker. QC.' by Veronica O'Leary, dated 18 October 1982.

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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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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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Oval coiled split cane basket

Oval coiled split cane basket

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Baskets
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Coranderrk, Victoria, Australia
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"SECOND PRIZE, GOULBURN, 1907, A., P., AND H SOCIETY"

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1907
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Knife

Knife

Horne-Bowie collection
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Stone tools
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Mungeranie, South Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1926
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Two men standing on a factory floor with what looks to be liquid metal pouring out of a large container behind them

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Painted and pokerwork boomerang featuring scallop border and man standing with shield and spear in centre, made by Joe Timbery, 1934, La Perouse, Sydney

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Scott Rainbow collection
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Boomerangs
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La Perouse, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Joe Timbery
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1934
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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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Colin
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Dawn in Central Australia

Dawn in Central Australia

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Cris Rice
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Photograph of a group of people holding a sign saying 'Black Control of Black Affairs'

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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Photographic prints
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Nabarlek

Nabarlek

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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Nabarlek
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1948
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Killer Sponge

Killer Sponge

Political Humour Competition 1999 collection
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Cartoons
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Geoff Pryor
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1999
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The Williams at Felspar

The Williams at Felspar

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Blue card holder with coat of arms

Blue card holder with coat of arms

Dr Robert C Percival collection
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Card holders
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Mr Edgar W. Percival
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Print - A Frost / we are all the warmer for running on whilst they changed

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Prints
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London, England
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Thomas McLean
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1835
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Table D'Hote room, Langham Hotel

Table D'Hote room, Langham Hotel

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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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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Courtroom sketch of the Chamberlain trial by Veronica O'Leary, 1982.

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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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Cataract Gorge from the air, Launceston, Tas

Cataract Gorge from the air, Launceston, Tas

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Cataract Gorge, Launceston, Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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