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'Turtle totem in sacred well of Baku's tribe'

'Turtle totem in sacred well of Baku's tribe'

Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ray Baku
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Bark painting by Ginjuwai , 1964 - depicts two women on either side of white fire, surrounded by heaps of flour (red circles)

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Dr Alex Van der Leeden collection
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Bark paintings
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Numbulwar, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ginjuwai
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1964
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Lionel says:

Lionel says: "K.O. litter - don't rubbish Australia!"

People's Paraphernalia collection no. 19
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Posters
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Australia
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Lionel Rose
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1966
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A young Australian

A young Australian

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Woven pandanus fibre armband, pigmented in stripes

Woven pandanus fibre armband, pigmented in stripes

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Armbands
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Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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The beautiful Blue Lake, Mt Gambier, SA

The beautiful Blue Lake, Mt Gambier, SA

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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Daily mail

Daily mail

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Pages 21 to 24 of the copy of the Jerilderie Letter, which was originally composed by Ned Kelly

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Christies Auction collection
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Letters
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Stringybark Creek, Victoria, Australia
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Edward 'Ned' Kelly
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1879
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"FIRST 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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Cyclist and friend at 'Clydeville', Broken Hill, NSW, 1907

Cyclist and friend at 'Clydeville', Broken Hill, NSW, 1907

Cycling in Australia - Ephemera collection no.1
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Postcards
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Trans-Australian Railway. Charlie

Trans-Australian Railway. Charlie

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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South Australia, Australia
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Trans-Australian Railway
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1912
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Palace Gardens and Sydney Harbour (Botanic Gardens in view)

Palace Gardens and Sydney Harbour (Botanic Gardens in view)

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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At the end of my long ride I was delightfully cool.

At the end of my long ride I was delightfully cool.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr F Welch
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1906
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Patent for 'Improvements in Driving Gear for Cycling Machines', 1896

Patent for 'Improvements in Driving Gear for Cycling Machine...

Cycling in Australia - Ephemera collection no.1
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Patents
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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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Photographs
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Townsville looking North

Townsville looking North

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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1914
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Pokerwork snake

Pokerwork snake

Ray and Dallas Maple Family collection no. 2
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Wood carvings
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South Australia, Australia
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Howard Maple
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1930
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Lane Cove Bridge, Sydney

Lane Cove Bridge, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Lane Cove, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1916
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Toy brown velvet kangaroo covered with fundrasising badges from World War One

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Terence Lane collection
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Toy animals
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1914
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Album containing 52 carte de visite portrait photographs of members of the Faithfull family

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photograph albums
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'Creation Stories of the Manggalili Clan' by Narritjin Maymuru, Yirrkala, about 1965

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Department of Aboriginal Affairs collection no. 1
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Narritjin Maymuru
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1965
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Australian Aboriginal Warriors

Australian Aboriginal Warriors

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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Lilian Frances Faithfull standing with her hands on her hips.

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Frances L. Faithfull
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1859
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'Canning Stock Route' by Mervyn Street, 2008

'Canning Stock Route' by Mervyn Street, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Paintings
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Yiyili, Western Australia, Australia
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Mervyn Street
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2008
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The Cave Garden, MT Gambier, SA

The Cave Garden, MT Gambier, SA

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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Certificate

Certificate

Woodleigh Shorthorn Stud collection
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Prize certificates
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Royal Agricultural Society of NSW
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1962
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Kerang Agricultural & Pastoral Society 1885 'Chaff Cutter'

Kerang Agricultural & Pastoral Society 1885 'Chaff Cutter'

David Allen medals collection
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Medals
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1885
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Robbery Under Arms, No. 2

Robbery Under Arms, No. 2

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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'Pangkapini, Minyipuru' by Norma Giles, 2008

'Pangkapini, Minyipuru' by Norma Giles, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Paintings
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Warburton, Western Australia, Australia
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Norma Giles
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2008
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St. Vincent's Convent. Pott's Point. N.S.W

St. Vincent's Convent. Pott's Point. N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Potts Point, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Christmas card

Christmas card

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Christmas cards
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Print - An Alarming Reason - We're Run away with No Mistake

Print - An Alarming Reason - We're Run away with No Mistake

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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Invoice

Invoice

ET Fealy collection
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Invoices
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Vote No to the Politican's Republic

Vote No to the Politican's Republic

Australians for Constitutional Monarchy collection
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Placards
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Australians For Constitutional Monarchy
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1999
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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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1905
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Vue de la Cote Orientale de l'Ile Schouten

Vue de la Cote Orientale de l'Ile Schouten

The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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Prints
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Paris, France
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Charles A. Lesueur
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1803
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Photograph titled 'C16 The same area, October 1929, showing almost complete destruction by Cactoblastis'

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Dr John Mann collection
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Photographs
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Chinchilla, Queensland, Australia
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1929
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St Mary's Roman Catholic Cathedral, Perth, WA

St Mary's Roman Catholic Cathedral, Perth, WA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Sepia photograph of horsedrawn vehicles in a procession

Sepia photograph of horsedrawn vehicles in a procession

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Rose Bay, Sydney, NSW

Rose Bay, Sydney, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Rose Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Black and white photograph - Adelmann family with Kandas and Karoline at Herbertshill

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Dieter Kohl collection
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Photographs
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Matthew Flinders' 'A Voyage to Terra Australis' (1814), Volume 1

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Matthew Flinders collection
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Travel books
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London, England
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Captain Matthew Flinders
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1814
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Union Club, Sydney

Union Club, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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On pay day - Will they have enough left to come back by 2nd class tram?

On pay day - Will they have enough left to come back by 2nd ...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Egypt
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Cumberland, Lorne, Vic

The Cumberland, Lorne, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Lorne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Twin Falls, near Moss Vale, N.S.W

Twin Falls, near Moss Vale, N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Fiztroy Falls, Fitzroy Falls, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Ngurrudu, the Emu

Ngurrudu, the Emu

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Anchor Barbbur Wurrkidj
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Settler's Home, Adelaide Exhibition, 1910

Settler's Home, Adelaide Exhibition, 1910

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1910
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6,740 days

6,740 days

Geoff Pryor collection no. 4
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Cartoons
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Mr Geoff Pryor
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1992
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Iron or steel works, possibly Lithgow Industries

Iron or steel works, possibly Lithgow Industries

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Case for a Kullberg No 1332 chronometer

Case for a Kullberg No 1332 chronometer

Australian Survey Office collection no. 2
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Cases
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Australian Survey Office
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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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Edna M. Tipiloura
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Children's Beach, Manly NSW

Children's Beach, Manly NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Soldiers next to train at Hornsby Railway station

Soldiers next to train at Hornsby Railway station

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Lake Kerferd

Lake Kerferd

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Lake Kerferd, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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Small bird perched on a branch. To Greet You. Just a card to greet you, ...

Small bird perched on a branch. To Greet You. Just a card to...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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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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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lucas Puautjimi
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Toepfer Earth Inductor

Toepfer Earth Inductor

Bureau of Mineral Resources collection no. 1
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Geophysical survey equipment
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Convict love token from James Hurtle [or Hartle], 1840

Convict love token from James Hurtle [or Hartle], 1840

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Cat Fish

Cat Fish

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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