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Postcard of Joe Beckett vs Georges Carpentier

Postcard of Joe Beckett vs Georges Carpentier

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Halifax, West Yorkshire, England
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Lilywhite Ltd
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1919
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A card to accompany a cake

A card to accompany a cake

Margot Child collection
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Cards
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Bristol, England
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Mrs Margot Child
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1915
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Storm Bay and the lighthouse, Kiama, NSW

Storm Bay and the lighthouse, Kiama, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Storm Bay, Kiama, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Circular Quay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Circular Quay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Circular Quay, Sydney Cove, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Hides' Hotel, Cairns. L.M. Hides, Proprietress. Est 1884

Hides' Hotel, Cairns. L.M. Hides, Proprietress. Est 1884

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Cairns, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Yirrkala bark petition, 1963

Yirrkala bark petition, 1963

Pat and Gordon Bryant collection
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Petitions
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Parliament of Australia
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1963
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Typus orbis descriptione Ptolemaei

Typus orbis descriptione Ptolemaei

Typus Orbis Descriptione Ptolemaei Map collection
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Maps
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Alexandria, Egypt
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Ptolemy
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1540
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Courtroom sketch of the Chamberlain trial by Veronica O'Leary, 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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Acetylene Gas generated by Brandts Automatic BB System, published by Brandt Bros, Sydney and Melbourne

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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W.S. Grubb and Co.
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Miss Grace Palotta

Miss Grace Palotta

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Harding & Billings
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Courtoom sketch 'Mr. Harris.' by Veronica O'Leary, 1982.

Courtoom sketch 'Mr. Harris.' by Veronica O'Leary, 1982.

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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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Clare, South Australia, Australia
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Clare Agricultural & Horticultural Society
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1936
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Black and white photograph - Bridge over Matahan River near Namatanai.

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Dieter Kohl collection
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Unused postcard featuring a reproduction of James Flett's black and white drawing of

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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James Flett
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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1949
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Perkins Brailler

Perkins Brailler

Dulcie May Magnus collection
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Braillers
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Tin of

Tin of "Sunrise Eggs" brand spray dried whole eggs

Dot Butler collection no. 2
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Canned foods
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Horne-Bowie collection
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Quorn, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
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Country Women's Association
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1945
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Country Women's Association South Australia Quorn Branch, Second Prize, 1946 awarded to Miss MacColive

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Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Quorn, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
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Country Women's Association
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1946
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Cataract Gorge, Launceston, Tasmania

Cataract Gorge, Launceston, Tasmania

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Cataract Gorge, Launceston, Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Armband - Milingimbi, N.T.

Armband - Milingimbi, N.T.

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Armbands
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Dancing

Dancing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Anne M. Munkara
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Keith Goddard collection
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Spearheads
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The Man, Galdar

The Man, Galdar

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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Dog's coat in black fabric with bound edges associated with Milo Dunphy

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Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Animal accessories
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Myles J Dunphy
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1927
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Film negative - To keep flies away an old man fans himself with a immejet (fan), Liverpool River, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1928

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Film negatives
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Alligator River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1928
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GMH Personnel Directory

GMH Personnel Directory

Jack Heenan collection
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Directories
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GM Holden Ltd
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1974
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Technical College, Sydney

Technical College, Sydney

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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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Innocence

Innocence

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Platylobium formosum

Platylobium formosum

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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1876
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Encased photograph of Jessie and William Gallaway

Encased photograph of Jessie and William Gallaway

Gallaway-Gore collection
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Photographs
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Mrs Jessie A. Gallaway
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Waterfall in Tasmania

Waterfall in Tasmania

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Photographic portrait of a man and woman

Photographic portrait of a man and woman

Gallaway-Gore collection
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Portrait photographs
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Painting depicts abstract design - Narratjin, northeast Arnhem Land

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Enid Bowden collection
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Bark paintings
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Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Narritjin Maymuru
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Girl holding American and Australian flags

Girl holding American and Australian flags

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Watson's Bay, Sydney, NSW

Watson's Bay, Sydney, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Watsons Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1909
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Winnie Hannan [nee O'Sullivan] having a chat with boxer Tommy Burns

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Kevin Hannan collection
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Photographs
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Clovelly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Winnie O'Sullivan
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1946
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Eharo mask

Eharo mask

Papuan Official collection
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Masks
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Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea
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1923
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Envelopes
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Map of Tasmania by James Sprent

Map of Tasmania by James Sprent

James Sprent collection
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Maps
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Postcard - After Twenty Round Battle. Jack Johnson

Postcard - After Twenty Round Battle. Jack Johnson

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Grosvenor Hotel, Church Hill, Sydney, NSW

Grosvenor Hotel, Church Hill, Sydney, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Glass plate negative - Rock engraving of human form, Port Hedland, Western Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1916

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glass plate negatives
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North Western Australia, Western Australia, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1916
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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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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Mandy Roughsey
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Breastplate presented to the Yandruwandha people of Cooper Creek

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James de Pury collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Cooper Creek, South Australia, Australia
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Alfred Howitt
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1862
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Six letters to Mrs Chifley

Six letters to Mrs Chifley

Ben Chifley collection no. 3
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Letters
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Glass plate negative - Luritja man demonstrating method of attack with boomerang under cover of shield, central Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glass plate negatives
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1920
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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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Unknown
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Convict love token dated December 1830

Convict love token dated December 1830

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Framed dot painting on canvas board

Framed dot painting on canvas board

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Paintings
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Mosman's Bay Ferry Steamer, Sydney

Mosman's Bay Ferry Steamer, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mosman Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Crotalaria verrucosa

Crotalaria verrucosa

Banks Florilegium collection
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Mounts
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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The Stool Journals

The Stool Journals

Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Journals
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Rushcutters Bay, Sydney (Showing Tennis Courts)

Rushcutters Bay, Sydney (Showing Tennis Courts)

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Rushcutters Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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'Minyipuru' by Jakayu Biljabu, 2008

'Minyipuru' by Jakayu Biljabu, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Punmu, Western Australia, Australia
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Jakayu Biljabu
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2008
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Brass fastening pin for latch

Brass fastening pin for latch

Department of Defence collection
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Fasteners
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London, England
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Edward Thomas Loseby
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1846
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No Music in the Australian Bush..

No Music in the Australian Bush..

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Norman A. Lindsay
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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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Mervyn Tungurtalum
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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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Della Parkilari
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