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Yelarbon Freezing Works, Queensland, about 1956

Yelarbon Freezing Works, Queensland, about 1956

Bert Wright collection
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Photographs
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The Man, Naljanio

The Man, Naljanio

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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Burning Off

Burning Off

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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J Hutchings
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Nunchakas

Nunchakas

Australian Army History Unit collection
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Weapons
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East Timor
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Australian Army
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1999
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The Marriage of The Prince of Wales and Lady Diana Spencer, Wednesday 29th July 1981

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Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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Biscuit tins
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Prince Charles P.
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1981
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Handwritten note with a list of scores or money, numbers and names

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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The Thomas Walker Convalescent Hospital. Recreation Hall

The Thomas Walker Convalescent Hospital. Recreation Hall

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Concord, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Bark painting 'Water lily bulbs' by Mithinarri Gurruwiwi, Yirrkala, 1965

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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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Mithinarri Gurruwiwi
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1965
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Portrait photograph of Michael Riley

Portrait photograph of Michael Riley

Jon Lewis collection
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Portrait photographs
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Jon Lewis
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J.T. Tyldesley from the 1901-02 English Cricket Team to Australia.

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Nanette Ward collection
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Commemorative badges
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Whitehead and Hoag
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Always in our hearts. Royal Tour Souvenir 1954 Australia

Always in our hearts. Royal Tour Souvenir 1954 Australia

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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Commemorative badges
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Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
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1954
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Handwritten letter of congratulations from Dr Irene Crespin to Edna Thompson on her receipt of a British Empire Medal

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Thompson Family collection
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Letters
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Ainslie, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Dr Irene Crespin
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1977
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Distance my sever, Oceans divide, But old friends shall ever abide

Distance my sever, Oceans divide, But old friends shall ever...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Queen Elizabeth Park, Mt Gambier, SA, showing rowan tree planted by Queen Elizabeth II, Feb 1954

Queen Elizabeth Park, Mt Gambier, SA, showing rowan tree pla...

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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1954
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Letter of congratulations from Flora to Edna Thompson on receiving her British Empire Medal, 1977

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Thompson Family collection
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Letters
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Edna M. Thompson
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1977
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Aboriginal Cricket Team of 1868

Aboriginal Cricket Team of 1868

Bruce Gillam collection
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Posters
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Hamilton, Victoria, Australia
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Peter Dawson
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1867
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No.19 St. Joseph's Hospital, Auburn, N.S.W.

No.19 St. Joseph's Hospital, Auburn, N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Auburn, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Doctors, nurses and patients in a hospital ward

Doctors, nurses and patients in a hospital ward

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Milky Way.

Milky Way.

Buku-Larrngay Arts collection no. 1
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Maymirrirr Maymuru
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Cardboard sign for red radish from a market garden stall

Cardboard sign for red radish from a market garden stall

Chai Vang and Por Ye collection
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Signs
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Postcard featuring a photograph of a parade marching down the Main street of Lithgow.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Oakhampton Castle

Oakhampton Castle

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Drawings
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Maroubra NSW

Maroubra NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Maroubra, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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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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Yirrkala, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Sketch of Joseph Sharpe's store where Alexander Mussen was shot

Sketch of Joseph Sharpe's store where Alexander Mussen was s...

Alexander Mussen collection
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Sketches
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Pyramul, New South Wales, Australia
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Joseph Sharpe
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Sawfish

Sawfish

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 6
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Bark paintings
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Umbakumba, Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Nagungaba
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1969
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Yellow child's bicycle from about 1950 owned by Marjorie Bragg

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Marjorie Bragg collection
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Bicycles
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A man walking towards the J.T. Collett Family Butcher and Baker

A man walking towards the J.T. Collett Family Butcher and Ba...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Egg scoop by Yvonne Koolmatrie

Egg scoop by Yvonne Koolmatrie

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Containers
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Berri, South Australia, Australia
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Yvonne Koolmatrie
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1990
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Team of bullocks pulling a boiler

Team of bullocks pulling a boiler

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Decorated barbed spear from Bathurst Island

Decorated barbed spear from Bathurst Island

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Spears
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Receipt to Miss Faithfull for

Receipt to Miss Faithfull for "One Mid-Leather Top Landau", ...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Receipts
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1889
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Sydney Harbour from Dawes Point

Sydney Harbour from Dawes Point

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Envelope addressed to

Envelope addressed to "Mrs A.I. Maple Brown, Fonthill, Lake...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Envelopes
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Castel Hill, Townsville, Qld

Castel Hill, Townsville, Qld

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Townsville, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Postmen of the British Empire

Postmen of the British Empire

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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School report

School report

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Black and white photographic postcard of Bondi Beach (North), Sydney N.S.W.

Black and white photographic postcard of Bondi Beach (North)...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Bondi Beach, Bondi, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Certificate

Certificate

Woodleigh Shorthorn Stud collection
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Prize certificates
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Royal Agricultural Society of Victoria
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1984
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A rose, with birthday message

A rose, with birthday message

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Natives of Lake Tyers, Gippsland

Natives of Lake Tyers, Gippsland

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Lake Tyers, East Gippsland, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1905
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Dingoes about

Dingoes about

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr James A. Turner
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Convict love token captioned

Convict love token captioned "When this you see"

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Aboriginal breastplate for Neddy, King of Neis Valley

Aboriginal breastplate for Neddy, King of Neis Valley

E Milne collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Naas Valley, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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1918
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Letter written by A.H. Glissan at Rocklands on March 30th 1899 accompanying the Oscar sketchbook

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MacKenzie collection no. 2
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Letters
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1899
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Fingal's Cave, Staffa

Fingal's Cave, Staffa

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Postcards
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Certificate of Airworthiness for G-AERD issued by UK Civil Aviation Authority, 7 May 1981

Certificate of Airworthiness for G-AERD issued by UK Civil A...

Neil Jensen collection
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Aviation documents
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Portrait photograph of Ita Buttrose

Portrait photograph of Ita Buttrose

Jon Lewis collection
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Portrait photographs
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Jon Lewis
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Photograph of Emilie Roach on mount

Photograph of Emilie Roach on mount "Dungog" executing a jum...

Colledge Family collection
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Photographs
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Miss Emilie Roach
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1929
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Poster - 'Boycott South African Safari Dried Fruit...'

Poster - 'Boycott South African Safari Dried Fruit...'

Kerry Browning collection
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Political posters
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South Africa, Africa
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The Kuri dance; The Palti dance

The Kuri dance; The Palti dance

The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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Prints
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London, England
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George French Angas
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1847
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Four female figures mounted on horseback and one female figure standing beside a horse.

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Axe with iron head and wooden shaft

Axe with iron head and wooden shaft

Convict Era Shirt collection
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Axes
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Granton, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Repose

Repose

The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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Prints
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London, England
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John H. Clark
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1813
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Aboriginally Yours, Go-won-go Mohawk

Aboriginally Yours, Go-won-go Mohawk

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Postcard featuring printed composite black and white photographs of fisherman William Ferrier, 1905.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Warrnambool, Victoria, Australia
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1905
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Sepia photograph of Irwin Maple-Brown

Sepia photograph of Irwin Maple-Brown

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Robbing the forest

Robbing the forest

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr James A. Turner
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Sepia photograph of a large group of men

Sepia photograph of a large group of men

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Group of women wearing hats and holding donation boxes

Group of women wearing hats and holding donation boxes

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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