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Australasian Federated Butchers Union, Queensland Certificate of Recognition

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Andrew Reeves collection no. 5
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Sands & McDougall Limited
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1900
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Questions and Answers

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Manuscripts
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Sydney Island, Queensland, Australia
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Elm Avenue, Fitzroy Gardens, Melbourne, Vic

Elm Avenue, Fitzroy Gardens, Melbourne, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Fitzroy Gardens, Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Leather bound bible containing the Old and new Testaments

Leather bound bible containing the Old and new Testaments

Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Bibles
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Waverley, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Oxford University Press
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1900
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Propert 'Trailaway' touring caravan, a unique example built by the company in 1956 for advertising purposes

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Thomas Propert collection
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Caravans
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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The Propert Co
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1956
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Painting by Gordon Syron - Left side of tryptic

Painting by Gordon Syron - Left side of tryptic

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Oil paintings
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Gordon Syron
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Cardboard matchbox containing wooden toy kangaroos and scenery

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Terence Lane collection
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Toys
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George Bass Circumnavigated Tasmania 1798

George Bass Circumnavigated Tasmania 1798

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Tasmania, Australia
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1906
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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John Dhamawurra
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W.G. Quaife 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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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Yalata, South Australia, Australia
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Joyleen
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Fountain, Botanic Gardens, Adelaide

Fountain, Botanic Gardens, Adelaide

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Photograph of Edna Thompson, 1936

Photograph of Edna Thompson, 1936

Thompson Family collection
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Photographs
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Edna M. Thompson
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1936
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Two men with horses

Two men with horses

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Charles Hammond
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Commonwealth Parliament Coat of Arms port glass

Commonwealth Parliament Coat of Arms port glass

Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 1
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Drinking glasses
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Parliament of Australia
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Christmas card from the Australian Commonwealth Military Forces

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Mount Isa, Queensland, Australia
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Hilton Johnson
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Victoria versus South Australia 5 Sept 1964

Victoria versus South Australia 5 Sept 1964

History of Netball - Margaret Pewtress collection
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Scoresheets
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Postcard featuring a photographic montage of a mother and daughter with an image of a soldier about them

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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1916
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Photograph of Jane Strachan with Robertson and Annie Valentine

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Turner and Valentine Families collection
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'Wallaby dreaming', painted by Kaapa Tjampitjinpa, 1975

'Wallaby dreaming', painted by Kaapa Tjampitjinpa, 1975

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Kaapa M. Tjampitjinpa
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1975
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Flower

Flower

Balarinji Art collection no.2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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The Hunter at Raymond Terrace

The Hunter at Raymond Terrace

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Hunter River, New South Wales, Australia
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Dr R Riches
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Kungkarangkalpa Walka Board by Niningka Lewis

Kungkarangkalpa Walka Board by Niningka Lewis

Maruku Seven Sisters collection
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Acrylic paintings
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Uluru, Northern Territory, Australia
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Niningka Lewis
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2016
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Nancy Napurrula Oldfield
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Oval thin metal pie baking dish

Oval thin metal pie baking dish

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Pie dishes
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Neck Decoration for the Order of the Companion of Honour to Sir Robert Menzies

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RG Menzies collection
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Awards
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London, England
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Sir Robert 'Bob' G. Menzies
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1951
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Australia Unlimited - Immigration Builds a Nation

Australia Unlimited - Immigration Builds a Nation

Bernard Freedman collection no. 1
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Booklets
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Commonwealth Immigration Office
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1956
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Club, collected from Jimmy Clements aka Yangar aka Nangar

Club, collected from Jimmy Clements aka Yangar aka Nangar

Edmund Milne collection
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Clubs
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Jimmy Clements
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Line and dot painting

Line and dot painting

Balarinji Art collection no.2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Three nurses and a child, in front of a Christmas tree in a hospital ward

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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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Pigmented plaited fibre armband

Pigmented plaited fibre armband

A Morrison collection no. 1
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Armbands
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Australia, Coogee near Sydney

Australia, Coogee near Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Coogee, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Raphael Tuck & Sons
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Masonic Grand Director's baton

Masonic Grand Director's baton

Ronald L Gale Masonic collection no. 1
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Batons
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Mr Ronald L. Gale
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1970
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Courtroom sketch 'Dr Anthony Jones.' by Veronica O'Leary, dated 8 October 1982.

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Veronica O'Leary collection no. 1
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Courtroom drawings
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Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ms Veronica O'Leary
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1982
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Valentines Series - Scalps

Valentines Series - Scalps

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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QSL card for 3LR, National Broadcasting Service

QSL card for 3LR, National Broadcasting Service

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1935
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Bristol Hotel, Colombo

Bristol Hotel, Colombo

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Colombo, Western Province, Sri Lanka
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Zig Zag lines

Zig Zag lines

Balarinji Art collection no.2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Dot painting on canvas by Magaret Bumble Bee

Dot painting on canvas by Magaret Bumble Bee

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Margaret Bumble Bee
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They stood still in front of her

They stood still in front of her

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mrs Ida Outhwaite
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Tasmanian Aborigines celebrate 8 years of re-occupation of Oyster Cove 1984-1992

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Tasmanian Aboriginal Centre collection no. 2
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T-shirts
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Oyster Cove, Tasmania, Australia
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Tasmanian Aboriginal Centre
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1984
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Wooden club, Weapon

Wooden club, Weapon

Stan Mitchell collection
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Clubs
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Grand View guest house, Mt Gambier, SA

Grand View guest house, 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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Whitefellas Spinning Around by Jean Inyalanka Burke, 2011

Whitefellas Spinning Around by Jean Inyalanka Burke, 2011

Warakurna History Paintings collection no.2
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Paintings
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Jean I. Burke
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2011
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Bush Tucker

Bush Tucker

Mary Nicholson collection no. 2
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Sculptures
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North Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Peter Nicholson
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1988
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Susanne Hayes
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dominica Katjirr
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China dinner plate printed with the Commonwealth Parliament Coat of Arms

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Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 1
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Dinner plates
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England
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Royal Grafton
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1957
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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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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Surry Hills, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Annie Saward
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Weston Koomeeta
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Convict love token from T. Jones, 1835

Convict love token from T. Jones, 1835

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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A mountain track

A mountain track

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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Pair of black, yellow and red bead earrings

Pair of black, yellow and red bead earrings

Aunty Tammy Tidmarsh collection
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Earrings
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Poster 'nuclear man the final mutation...?'

Poster 'nuclear man the final mutation...?'

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Political posters
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Australia
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People for Nuclear Disarmament
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1981
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Bead plane used during the construction of Old Parliament House

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George Henry Taylor collection
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr George H. Taylor
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1926
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Certificate awarded to Mrs V.M. Wilson  at the Warren Show, 1967 for first prize for a tapestry bag

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Warren, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1967
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The Promenade, Coogee Beach, Sydney

The Promenade, Coogee Beach, Sydney

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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