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Florence Faithfull seated sitting on a step next to a small terrier

Florence Faithfull seated sitting on a step next to a small ...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Mosmans Bay, Sydney NSW

Mosmans Bay, Sydney NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mosman Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Pacific Hotel from the pier, Lorne, Victoria

Pacific Hotel from the pier, Lorne, Victoria

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Lorne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Waterfall

Waterfall

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Convict love token from Mary Ann Whitlock, 1831

Convict love token from Mary Ann Whitlock, 1831

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Lord Kitchener, Secretary of State for War - Britons for ever.

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Small notebook titled 'Canberra House and Land'

Small notebook titled 'Canberra House and Land'

Thompson Family collection
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Notebooks
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Orient Liner Oronsay, 20,000 tons. Sister Ships, Orama and Otranto

Orient Liner Oronsay, 20,000 tons. Sister Ships, Orama and O...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Painting depicts a rectangular figure with a diamond pattern down the centre

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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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Nanuwunda
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1948
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Spear

Spear

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Somebody's Sweetheart, I want to be

Somebody's Sweetheart, I want to be

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Redmond Nolan
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1907
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Keith Goddard collection
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Spearheads
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Convict love token from John Harris, 1830

Convict love token from John Harris, 1830

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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"Bandjalang 3" by Bevan Hayward [Pooaraar]

Pooaraar Bevan Hayward collection no. 1
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Freshwater, a favourite surf-bathing spot

Freshwater, a favourite surf-bathing spot

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Discovery of Australia series VI - Torres, in the San Pedro, passes through Endeavour Straits, and sights Australia. 17 Sep., 1606.

Discovery of Australia series VI - Torres, in the San Pedro,...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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1906
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The Life Savers, Manly, Sydney

The Life Savers, Manly, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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North Steyne Beach, Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Surf Life Saving Australia
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1909
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Dr Barnardo's Handbell Ringers and Mr H. Aaron (instructor) now with Rev. W J. MAYERS in Australia

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Barnardos
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Bull kelp and river reed container, made by Leonie Dickson

Bull kelp and river reed container, made by Leonie Dickson

Tayenebe collection
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Containers
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Ms Leonie Dickson
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Gunyan White Sand Crab by Narritjin Maymuru

Gunyan White Sand Crab by Narritjin Maymuru

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Bark paintings
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Blue Mud Bay, North-east Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Narritjin Maymuru
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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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Colleen Kerinaiua
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The Tortures of a Jewish Fast Day

The Tortures of a Jewish Fast Day

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Norman A. Lindsay
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Piccadilly from Carminow, Mt Lofty, SA

Piccadilly from Carminow, Mt Lofty, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Piccadilly, Adelaide Hills, South Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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'Natawalu' by Mayapu Elsie Thomas, 2007

'Natawalu' by Mayapu Elsie Thomas, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Fitzroy Crossing, Western Australia, Australia
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Mayapu E. Thomas
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2007
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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First prize certificate awarded to Miss E Denny by Goulburn and District Horticultural Society

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Bridge Family collection no. 4
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Prize certificates
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Goulburn and District Horticultural Society
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Waratahs

Waratahs

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Two-piece [skirt and bodice] black and pink striped dress

Two-piece [skirt and bodice] black and pink striped dress

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dresses
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Sign advertising Pelaco brand shirts, collars and pyjamas, with the slogan

Sign advertising Pelaco brand shirts, collars and pyjamas, w...

People's Paraphernalia collection no. 21
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Advertising signs
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Pelaco International Pty Ltd
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Silver medallion presented to S Emanuel to commemorate the visit of HRH Prince Alfred in 1868

Silver medallion presented to S Emanuel to commemorate the v...

Emanuel Family collection
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Medallions
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Horticultural Society of New South Wales
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1868
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Royal Visit Souvenir 1954 - Welcome to Australia pennant

Royal Visit Souvenir 1954 - Welcome to Australia pennant

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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Pennants
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A Life on the Ocean Wave

A Life on the Ocean Wave

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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1908
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Buxton and its gardens

Buxton and its gardens

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Lettercards
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Helichrysum Apiculatum

Helichrysum Apiculatum

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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Yacca walking-stick

Yacca walking-stick

C Warren Bonython collection
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Walking-sticks
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South Australia, Australia
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Charles W. Bonython
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1947
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Nobbies, Port Macquarie

Nobbies, Port Macquarie

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Port Macquarie, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Wooden bangle painted with a colourful design

Wooden bangle painted with a colourful design

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Bangles
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Bronwyn Bancroft
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1990
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Going Home by Eunice Yunurupa Porter

Going Home by Eunice Yunurupa Porter

Warakurna History Paintings collection
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Paintings
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Warakurna Community, Western Australia, Australia
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Eunice Y. Porter
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2011
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Long necked turtle basket,

Long necked turtle basket,

Tooloyn Koortakay collection
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Baskets
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Ms Treahna Hamm
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Envelopes
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Bathurst, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Industrial buildings with chimneys and a railway in the foreground

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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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Discussion Poster No.42 - Trusteeship, UN stands guard over the rights of primitive people - August 22, 1949

Discussion Poster No.42 - Trusteeship, UN stands guard over ...

George W Barber collection
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Posters
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Commonwealth Office of Education
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1949
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Postcard featuring King William Street, Adelaide

Postcard featuring King William Street, Adelaide

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Two page letter from John Close to Alice Close, 1911

Two page letter from John Close to Alice Close, 1911

John Collinson Close collection
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Letters
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Antarctica
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Mr John Henry Collinson Close
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1911
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'Kunawarratji' by Nora Wompi, 2007

'Kunawarratji' by Nora Wompi, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Paintings
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Nora Wompi
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2007
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University of Glasgow No. 5 Ticket 1822 for the Public Logic Clasf [sic]

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James Sprent collection
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Cards
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Florence Faithfull wearing a dark dress standing beside Lilian Faithfull

Florence Faithfull wearing a dark dress standing beside Lili...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Scout's 1st Cords badge certificate

Scout's 1st Cords 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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1946
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QSL card for VK4BB, Queensland, Australia

QSL card for VK4BB, Queensland, Australia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Handwritten poem by Keith Dodd

Handwritten poem by Keith Dodd

Ruby Lee collection
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Notes
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1936
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Colour photograph of the launch of the Peace Bus, Hobart, October 1984

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Hobart Peace Centre collection
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Photographs
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Rodney Baker
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1984
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Orroroo, South Australia, Australia
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1937
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Looking to the rocks from the beach, Dromana, Vic

Looking to the rocks from the beach, Dromana, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Dromana, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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NPY Women's Council by Eunice Yunurupa Porter

NPY Women's Council by Eunice Yunurupa Porter

Warakurna History Paintings collection
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Paintings
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Warakurna Community, Western Australia, Australia
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Eunice Y. Porter
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2011
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Letter from Maurice Horn, discussing illustrations for the book he is editing titled

Letter from Maurice Horn, discussing illustrations for the b...

Vane Lindesay collection no. 1
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Letters
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New York, United States of America
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Maurice Horn
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1977
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Aboriginal breastplate for King Billy, King of the Barwon Blacks

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E Milne collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Brewarrina, New South Wales, Australia
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Not provided
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1910
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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South Australia, Australia
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Great Northern Juvenile Athletic and Schools Exhibition Association
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1935
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Felt Akubra hat worn by Ben Chifley

Felt Akubra hat worn by Ben Chifley

MJ Brown collection
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Akubra hats
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Akubra Hats Pty Ltd
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Robbery Under Arms, No. 4

Robbery Under Arms, No. 4

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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Weapon - Spear

Weapon - Spear

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spears
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Cape Stewart, North Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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