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Portrait of Charles Perkins carved into an emu egg

Portrait of Charles Perkins carved into an emu egg

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Engraved emu eggs
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Bourke, New South Wales, Australia
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Bill Reid
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1975
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FELLING A FOREST VETERAN.

FELLING A FOREST VETERAN.

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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The Prince and Princess of Wales

The Prince and Princess of Wales

Margot Child collection
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Books
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Mrs Margot Child
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1981
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Drawing of Ruby Monaghan and Hazel Pritchard

Drawing of Ruby Monaghan and Hazel Pritchard

Ruby Lee collection
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Drawings
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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Calendar

Calendar

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Calendars
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1946
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Postcard featuring a bus depot

Postcard featuring a bus depot

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Botanical Gardens, Sydney

Botanical Gardens, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Royal Botanic Gardens, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Carved emu egg

Carved emu egg

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Engraved emu eggs
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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For Bali

For Bali

Bali Bombings 2002 Memorial - Parliament of Victoria collection
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Community posters
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Kuta, Bali, Indonesia
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2002
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Pukamani mortuary pole by Leo Parlaunga, Melville or Bathurst Island

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Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies collection
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Ceremonial objects
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Leo Parlaunga
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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, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Laura Holmes
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Certificate of Airworthiness for G-AERD issued by UK Civil Aviation Authority, 7 May 1981

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Neil Jensen collection
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Aviation documents
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Poster -

Poster - "International Women's Day"

Union of Australian Women collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Audrey McDonald
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1950
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20 wooden and metal braille punches

20 wooden and metal braille punches

Dulcie May Magnus collection
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Punches
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Robert Lionel Faithful

Robert Lionel Faithful

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Portrait photographs
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Botanical Gardens, Sydney. NSW

Botanical Gardens, Sydney. NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Royal Botanic Gardens, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Women, Miwal and Wanu-wanu

The Women, Miwal and Wanu-wanu

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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'Wana and Puliaba' or 'Goanna Corroboree at Mirkantji', painted by Kaapa Tjampitjinpa, 1971

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Papunya Art 2008 collection
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Paintings
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Kaapa M. Tjampitjinpa
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1971
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Photo of first meeting of NAC, 13 December 1973

Photo of first meeting of NAC, 13 December 1973

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Photographs
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Convict love token from George Paine, 1830

Convict love token from George Paine, 1830

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Wunala

Wunala

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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QSL card for VK2ES

QSL card for VK2ES

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Cream-coloured dance program titled 'AYTON, Wednesday, 26th Oct 1870'

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dance programs
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1870
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Miller's Gardener's and Botanist's Dictionary

Miller's Gardener's and Botanist's Dictionary

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dictionaries
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1807
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Familiar Australian Singers

Familiar Australian Singers

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1913
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MAESTRO tape reel box labelled 'McLeod's dissertation', belonging to Stan Davey

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Stan Davey and Jan Richardson collection
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Audio equipment packaging
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Birds Eye View, Festival of Empire, Crystal Palace

Birds Eye View, Festival of Empire, Crystal Palace

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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The Crystal Palace, London, England
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1911
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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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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Fergus
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Cat sculpture

Cat sculpture

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Wood carvings
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Wingellina, Western Australia, Australia
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Jean I. Burke
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1982
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On our selection

On our selection

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Mr James A. Turner
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Commandant's House, Arsenal etc. Port Arthur]

Commandant's House, Arsenal etc. Port Arthur]

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Port Arthur, Tasman Peninsula, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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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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Port Keats (Wadeye), Northern Territory, Australia
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Gregory John
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Convict love token from D. Frazier, 1835

Convict love token from D. Frazier, 1835

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Film negative - Expedition camp, Aparanya, South Australia, from the north-west, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1903

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Film negatives
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Musgrave Ranges, South Australia, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1903
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Convict love token from Daniel Bates, 1833

Convict love token from Daniel Bates, 1833

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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One sovereign coin

One sovereign coin

Noble Numismatics collection
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Sovereigns
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1861
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T-Model Ford Truck, used to promote Aeroplane Jelly

T-Model Ford Truck, used to promote Aeroplane Jelly

McCormick Foods Australia collection
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Trucks
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ford Motor Company of Australia Limited
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1924
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Pair of boots used by Jim Pike

Pair of boots used by Jim Pike

Jim Pike collection
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Boots
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Engraved boab nut 'Mortuary Rites 1' by Jack Wherra

Engraved boab nut 'Mortuary Rites 1' by Jack Wherra

Jack Wherra collection no. 1
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Nut carvings
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Mowanjum, West Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Jack Wherra
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1963
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Australian Natives,  Gymnasium Work Preparatory to Winning Back the Ashes.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Norman A. Lindsay
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First Roxby Blockade 1983 Outside the Mine Shaft

First Roxby Blockade 1983 Outside the Mine Shaft

Benny Zable collection no. 2
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Photographs
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Roxby Downs, South Australia, Australia
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Mr Benjamin 'Benny' Zable
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1983
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Entree card for admission to The Great Hall Gallery for the Opening Ceremony of Parliament House, Canberra, Monday, 9 May 1988

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Chris Grady collection
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Cards
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Government of Australia
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1988
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Campbell Arcade, Melbourne, Vic. Subway from Flinders Street Railway Station to Degraves Street.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Cheer-Up Society

Cheer-Up Society

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Wartime badges
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Cheer-Up Society
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1914
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Letter and envelope from Joan Richmond - Cairo

Letter and envelope from Joan Richmond - Cairo

Joan Richmond collection
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Letters
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Cairo, Egypt
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1931
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Soldiers Memorial Hall. Wollongong N.S.W

Soldiers Memorial Hall. Wollongong N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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List giving good sheep description from Springfield

List giving good sheep description from Springfield

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Lists
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Mersey Tunnel toll machine ticket 1939

Mersey Tunnel toll machine ticket 1939

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Tickets
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Liverpool, Merseyside, England
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1939
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Ferrier's Lever Wool Press, Serial No 1831, made by Humble & Sons, Geelong, c.1912

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Department of Administrative Services collection
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Wool presses
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Geelong, Victoria, Australia
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Humble and Sons
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1876
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Miller's Gardener's and Botanist's Dictionary.

Miller's Gardener's and Botanist's Dictionary.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Reference books
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1807
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Advertising card featuring Ray Bronson

Advertising card featuring Ray Bronson

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising cards
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Sydney Stadium, Rushcutters Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1914
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Macquarie St shewing The Astor

Macquarie St shewing The Astor

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Kodak Ltd
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Beddgelert and Snowdon

Beddgelert and Snowdon

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Convict love token engraved with the names J. Lea and M.A. Johnson, 1835

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Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Stone blade

Stone blade

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Stone artefacts
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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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Sheryl Pamulkan
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Boomerang made by Erlikilyika (Jim Kite)

Boomerang made by Erlikilyika (Jim Kite)

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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Charlotte Waters, Northern Territory, Australia
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Erlikilyika (Jim Kite)
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1934
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The Athenaeum

The Athenaeum

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Journals
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Bridge over a river

Bridge over a river

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1913
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So your wife has left you!

So your wife has left you!

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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