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Necklace of opalescent maireener shells, 'Jewel of the Sea', made by Corrie Fullard, Tasmanian Aboriginal artist, 1997

Necklace of opalescent maireener shells, 'Jewel of the Sea',...

Corrie Fullard collection
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Necklaces
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Tasmania, Australia
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Corrie L. Fullard
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1997
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Aboriginal ceremony 'opening the bora'

Aboriginal ceremony 'opening the bora'

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Charles H. Kerry
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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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Part of model dancing platform

Part of model dancing platform

Papuan Official collection
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Central Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr B W. Bramell
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1927
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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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St Therese's School
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Silver medallion fom Royal Agricultural Society of Western Australia presented to S Emanuel in 1906

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Emanuel Family collection
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Medallions
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Western Australia, Australia
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The Royal Agricultural Society of Western Australia Inc
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1906
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Fairy Frolic

Fairy Frolic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mrs Ida Outhwaite
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The Flood Tide Series -

The Flood Tide Series - "Welsher", Scene III. Act II.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1904
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South-east wind story (Dreamtime story).

South-east wind story (Dreamtime story).

Dr Karel Kupka collection
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Bark paintings
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Nemigilagum
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Tuberculin syringe used in Myxomatosis trials at Lake Urana, New South Wales in 1954

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CSIRO Division of Wildlife and Ecology collection
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Hypodermic syringes
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Lake Urana, New South Wales, Australia
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W E. Poole
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1954
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Cliff Everett
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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J Portaminni
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Baking dish

Baking dish

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Ochre sample used by Kenny Brown, 2013

Ochre sample used by Kenny Brown, 2013

Kenny Brown collection
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Mr Kenny Brown
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Natives climbing cocoanut trees, Fiji

Natives climbing cocoanut trees, Fiji

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Fiji
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Digging stick

Digging stick

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Dubbo, New South Wales, Australia
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Not provided
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1964
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Pocket-knife with a single folding blade

Pocket-knife with a single folding blade

Reverend John Grosse collection
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Pocket-knives
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Small pale blue painted wooden commode chair for a child

Small pale blue painted wooden commode chair for a child

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Commode chairs
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Postcard showing seven trophies

Postcard showing seven trophies

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Egypt
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1916
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The Ingathering. Taken around 1895 at Four Lone Ends Farm, Whitby

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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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1975
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Convict love token engraved with the name Mary Jones, 1848

Convict love token engraved with the name Mary Jones, 1848

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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The Tourist.

The Tourist.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Journals
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1833
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Photograph of Fred Liersch and his brother with pet rabbit, about 1908

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Rabbits in Australia collection no. 3
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Photographic postcards
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Wall hanging of a scene from Little Red Riding Hood, made by Ukrainian Displaced Person Olga Basylevich, in Germany in 1946

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Forest Hill Residential Kindergarten collection
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Wall hangings
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Neu-Ulm Displaced Persons Camp, American Zone, Germany
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Olga Basylevich
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1946
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Convict love token from Fredrick Bloodswort, 1840

Convict love token from Fredrick Bloodswort, 1840

Timothy Millett collection
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Bark painting 'Yingapungapu' by Banapana Maymuru, Yirrkala

Bark painting 'Yingapungapu' by Banapana Maymuru, Yirrkala

Dr Howard Morphy collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Banapana Maymuru
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1976
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The Fairy Beauty

The Fairy Beauty

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mrs Ida Outhwaite
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Cartoon related to General Motors Holden employee Jack Heenan and Holden cars

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Jack Heenan collection
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Cartoons
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GM Holden Ltd
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Postcard depicting 'Early Morning Trams', George Street, Sydney

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Australian Home Cookery

Australian Home Cookery

Cookbook Collection
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Cookbooks
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Morning Mists

Morning Mists

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Alsophila Australis

Alsophila Australis

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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1873
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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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Paperbark used by Paul House

Paperbark used by Paul House

Paul House collection no.2
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Trays
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Trans-Australian Railway. King Moonlight

Trans-Australian Railway. King Moonlight

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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South Australia, Australia
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King Moonlight
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1912
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Kexy, Friend of Fairies

Kexy, Friend of Fairies

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mrs Ida Outhwaite
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Robbery Under Arms, No. 3

Robbery Under Arms, No. 3

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Charles Hammond
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Bicornual basket

Bicornual basket

Muralambeen Bicornual Basket collection
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Baskets
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North Queensland, Queensland, Australia
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Faithfull family group outside Big House at Springfield

Faithfull family group outside Big House at Springfield

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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1895
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The Manangii Miwal finds the Sugarbag Dreaming  (wild honey).

The Manangii Miwal finds the Sugarbag Dreaming (wild honey)...

Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Djarrabuli
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Gleichenia Flabellata

Gleichenia Flabellata

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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1873
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Salicornia australis

Salicornia australis

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
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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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Painting depicts a human figure with elbows bent & hands upraised

Painting depicts a human figure with elbows bent & hands upr...

Professor WEH Stanner collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Port Keats (Wadeye), Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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Cream-coloured dance program titled 'Roslyn Hall'

Cream-coloured dance program titled 'Roslyn Hall'

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dance programs
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Sword with scabbard presented to Sergeant Arthur Steele by grateful pastoralists following the capture of Ned Kelly

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Sergeant Arthur Steele collection
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Swords
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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J W Rosier, Gun Maker
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1880
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A church covered in vegetation.

A church covered in vegetation.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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J W. Beattie
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Pass for press travelling with the Prime Minister

Pass for press travelling with the Prime Minister

Alan Reid collection
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Passes
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Bird, fish and stencilled hands - a recapitulation after fifty five years.

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Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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Cooper Creek, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Namadbara
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Coogee Beach N.S.W

Coogee Beach N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Coogee Beach, Coogee, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Euphrasia Brownii

Euphrasia Brownii

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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Labour Selected and Endorsed Candidate.  Vote 1 J.T. Lang

Labour Selected and Endorsed Candidate. Vote 1 J.T. Lang

People's Paraphernalia collection no. 12
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Political badges
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New South Wales, Australia
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Hon John (Jack) T. Lang
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1920
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A Day with the Cattle.  - 'The Sydney Mail' On the Land Series

A Day with the Cattle. - 'The Sydney Mail' On the Land Seri...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Austral Railway Models toy train bogie van

Austral Railway Models toy train bogie van

Bruce Macdonald collection
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Toy railway cars
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Novelty ceramic ashtray or pin tray in the form of a young girl

Novelty ceramic ashtray or pin tray in the form of a young g...

JR Lawson Pty Ltd Auctioneers collection no. 3
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Ashtrays
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Chatswood, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mashman Bros
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1910
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The Weir, Yarrawonga, Victoria

The Weir, Yarrawonga, Victoria

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Yarrawonga, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Masonic - Name tag

Masonic - Name tag

Ronald L Gale Masonic collection no. 1
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Identity tags
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Ronald L. Gale
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The post which the Bush Ranger stood behind when Percy fired at him. The hole is shown in the picture

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Bark painting 'The Sacred Law-Givers for the Yirritja People of North East Arnhem Land' by Birrikidji Gumana, Gangan

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Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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Gangan Homeland Centre, Northern Territory, Australia
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Birrikitji Gumana
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Church Street, Dubbo, NSW

Church Street, Dubbo, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Dubbo, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1904
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Cochlospermum gillivraei

Cochlospermum gillivraei

Banks Florilegium collection
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Engravings
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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