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The entrance gate, Cook Park, Orange, NSW

The entrance gate, Cook Park, 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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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Girl dressed as Old Mother Hubbard, wearing glasses and is knitting

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1905
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Top grinding stone [stone implement]

Top grinding stone [stone implement]

Horne-Bowie collection
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Upper grinding stones
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Mungeranie, South Australia, Australia
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Tents or huts made of many pieces of material

Tents or huts made of many pieces of material

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Courtroom sketch 'Professor Barry Boettcher. professor forensic science, Newcastle University.' by Veronica O'Leary dated 30 September 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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Document known as the 'Batman Land Deed', between John Batman and Aboriginal 'chiefs' of the Kulin nation, Port Phillip area, 1835

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The Christensen Fund collection no. 3
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Documents
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Tasmania, Australia
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Joseph T. Gellibrand
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1835
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Bark painting depicting a totemic crocodile by Yirawala, Croker Island, 1965

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Croker Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Yirawala
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1965
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NCR electro-mechanical ticket selling machine, used by the West Australian Totalisator Agency Board

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West Australian Totalisator Agency Board collection
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Ticket machines
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Western Australia, Australia
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National Cash Register
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1962
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Aboriginal breastplate for Coomee, Last of Her Tribe, Murramarang

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E Milne collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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New South Wales, Australia
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Coomee
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1909
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Panorama of Castlemaine, Vic

Panorama of Castlemaine, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Castlemaine, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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QSL card for VK-CH

QSL card for VK-CH

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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Interior lunchroom, Monument

Interior lunchroom, Monument

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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The Netherlands
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Letter from Joseph Sharpe to Thomas Mussen, November 14th 1864

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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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1864
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Glass spearhead

Glass spearhead

Horne-Bowie collection
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Spearheads
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Glass plate negative - Week old baby sleeping in a wooden container, Innamincka station, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1919

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1919
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Painting no. 15, Rainbow Serpent story by Dick Roughsey - Goorialla tears the mountain to pieces and hurls it all over the country

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Dick Roughsey Rainbow Serpent collection
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Oil paintings
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Dick Roughsey OBE
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The Spit, Middle Harbour, Sydney

The Spit, Middle Harbour, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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The Spit, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Photograph of Edgar Richard Mayne standing in front of the scoreboard of the East Melbourne Cricket Club

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Nanette Ward collection
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Photographs
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Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Edgar Richard Mayne
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1921
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Bark painting 'Six Mimi Spirits (four males and two females) walking' by Jimmy Namiridali Nonganyari, Croker Island, 1963

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Dr Karel Kupka collection
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Croker Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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January N. Namiridali
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1963
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Shepparton from the air, capital of the Goulburn Valley

Shepparton from the air, capital of the Goulburn Valley

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Shepparton, Goulburn Valley, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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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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Certificate awarded at the Mackay and District Agricultural Pastoral and Industrial Association Annual Show, 1965 for first prize for a tapestry bag

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Mackay, Queensland, Australia
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Hatfields Printers
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1965
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She must suffer to look beautiful

She must suffer to look beautiful

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Australian Types - The Boundary Rider

Australian Types - The Boundary Rider

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The New Clown - Miss Grace Palotta, Hugh Ward and George Willoughby

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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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6WF Musical Comedy Company

6WF Musical Comedy Company

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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1933
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Scots School, Bathurst, Swimming Pool Fund

Scots School, Bathurst, Swimming Pool Fund

Ben Chifley collection no. 3
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Receipts
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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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Stand alone

Stand alone

Political Cartooning 2006 collection - Bruce Petty
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Cartoons
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Mr Bruce Petty
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Message stick

Message stick

University of Sydney collection
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Not provided
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1957
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Braidwood, NSW from Jellamatong, 1907

Braidwood, NSW from Jellamatong, 1907

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Braidwood, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Spool and paper tape associated with the SNOCOM computer

Spool and paper tape associated with the SNOCOM computer

Kevin Rosolen collection
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Computer components
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University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Kevin Rosolen
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1958
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Gave Gardents showing Rotary Club wishing well, Mt Gambier, SA

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mount Gambier, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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The Tourist.

The Tourist.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Journals
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Woman sitting outside a house

Woman sitting outside a house

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Jessie Harris (nee Baker) with her children,  Jessie, Phyllis, George (Tom)

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Page's dog Qus

Page's dog Qus

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Antarctica
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Glass plate negative - Crown Point, very near the Finke River, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1923

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Crown Point, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1923
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Bent bark armband from Melville or Bathurst Island

Bent bark armband from Melville or Bathurst Island

Charles Hart collection
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Armbands
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Pineapple Farm, Horseshoe Bay, Magnetic Island, N.Q.

Pineapple Farm, Horseshoe Bay, Magnetic Island, N.Q.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Magnetic Island, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Custom House, Sydney

Custom House, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Star Photo Co
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Invitation to meet Hon. Nelson T. Johnson, Envoy extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary of the United States of America, Canberra, 1941

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Betty Hall collection
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Invitations
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr H L. Napthali
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1941
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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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Postcard depicting Mary Pickford

Postcard depicting Mary Pickford

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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North Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Kitlen House - Mt Lofty

Kitlen House - Mt Lofty

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mount Lofty, Mount Lofty Ranges, South Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Mamarika  Wind.

Mamarika Wind.

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 6
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Bark paintings
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Bukanda
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1969
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You chaps make for cover - this may be a booby trap!

You chaps make for cover - this may be a booby trap!

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Cards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Martin Place, the heart of Sydney, Capital of New South Wales

Martin Place, the heart of Sydney, Capital of New South Wale...

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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H.A. Watson's Commercial Hotel, Delegate

H.A. Watson's Commercial Hotel, Delegate

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Delegate, New South Wales, Australia
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The Crown Studios
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1909
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New South Wales Ambulance Transport Service Bathurst District

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Ben Chifley collection no.3
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Receipts
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Hawkesbury Bridge N.S.W., 1908

Hawkesbury Bridge N.S.W., 1908

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Hawkesbury River, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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Htel Macquarie, Port Macquarie

Htel Macquarie, Port Macquarie

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Port Macquarie, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Certificate awarded at the Launceston National Agricultural and Pastoral Society of Tasmania for first prize for a bridge cloth

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1967
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Envelope addressed to Mrs Maple-Brown, Springfield, Goulburn, NSW

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Envelopes
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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1959
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Handwritten recipes

Handwritten recipes

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Manuscripts
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Aboriginal breastplate for Paddy, King of Nive Downs and Duke of Tambo

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Paddy King of Nive Downs and Duke of Tambo collection
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Nive Downs, Augathella, Queensland, Australia
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King Paddy
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Postcard featuring a coloured print of the Australian flag, with an inset photograph of a company of troops standing to attention

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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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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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1911
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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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Orient Royal Mail Liner leaving Circular Quay, Sydney, NSW

Orient Royal Mail Liner leaving Circular Quay, Sydney, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Circular Quay, Sydney Cove, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Orient Royal Mail Line
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1906
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