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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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South Australia, Australia
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Great Northern Juvenile Athletic and Schools Exhibition Association
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1935
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Document with handwritten reflections for each year of a man's age from thirty-five to forty-six years

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Scales

Scales

Torrens Island Quarantine Station collection
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Balances
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Metal carbide lamp

Metal carbide lamp

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Lamps
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Flock of sheep outside Bluestone Cottage at Springfield 1883

Flock of sheep outside Bluestone Cottage at Springfield 1883

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Journal of a Voyage to New South Wales

Journal of a Voyage to New South Wales

Surgeon General John White's Journal collection
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Journals
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New South Wales, Australia
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Surgeon-General John White
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Large fleece of superfine wool from the Macarthur merino flock, Camden Park, Sydney

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Ermenegildo Zegna collection no. 1
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Wool specimens
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Camden Park, New South Wales, Australia
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John Macarthur
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1988
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Black bible associated with Ben Chifley

Black bible associated with Ben Chifley

Ben Chifley collection no. 3
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Bibles
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Mr Joseph B. Chifley
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Photograph of a group of people holding a sign saying 'Black Control of Black Affairs'

Photograph of a group of people holding a sign saying 'Black...

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Photographic prints
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Calendar

Calendar

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Calendars
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Postcard - World's Retired Champion. James J. Jeffries

Postcard - World's Retired Champion. James J. Jeffries

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Ohio, United States of America
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Black and white photograph depicting Olive Peatfield, Amy Hudson, Hazel Pritchard, Mollie Flaherty, Alicia Walsh, Margaret Peden, Kath Smith, Alice Wegemund, all holding flowers as they depart Sydney, 1937

Black and white photograph depicting Olive Peatfield, Amy Hu...

Amy Hudson collection
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Photographs
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Olive Peatfield
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1937
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'Tiwa' by Lily Long, 2008

'Tiwa' by Lily Long, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Paintings
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Nullagine, Western Australia, Australia
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Lily Long
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2008
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Rose Bay

Rose Bay

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Rose Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Commonwealth quarantine station flag

Commonwealth quarantine station flag

Torrens Island Quarantine Station collection
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Flags
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Painting depicts two rainbow snakes

Painting depicts two rainbow snakes

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Liverpool River, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Fred D. Narraldol
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Certificate

Certificate

Andrzej Jedrzejowski collection
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Certificates
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Carved human figure

Carved human figure

Papuan Official collection
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Carvings
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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Dr Walter M. Strong
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1915
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Menu for Australian Club Jubilee Dinner, 1888

Menu for Australian Club Jubilee Dinner, 1888

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Menus
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1888
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Fibre basket by Janice Nixon, 2008

Fibre basket by Janice Nixon, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Baskets
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Janice Nixon
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2008
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Pair of snowshoes consisting of a wooden frames strung with leather thongs

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Dane Wimbush collection
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Snowshoes
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Island Bend, Kosciusko National Park, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Dane Wimbush
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1950
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Bark painting 'Birth of a Mimi' by Yirawala, mouth of the Liverpool River

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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Bark paintings
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Liverpool River, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Yirawala
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Barron Falls. Cairns District. Q,1905

Barron Falls. Cairns District. Q,1905

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Barron Falls, Cairns District, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1905
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Diary note of E R Mayne's sightseeing trip to Loch Lomond, Scotland, whilst on tour with the Australian Cricket Team in 1921

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Nanette Ward collection
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Notes
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Edgar Richard Mayne
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Convict love token from George West, 1840

Convict love token from George West, 1840

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Holden tiepin

Holden tiepin

Jack Heenan collection
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Tiepins
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GM Holden Ltd
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1970
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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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No.19 St. Joseph's Hospital, Auburn, N.S.W.

No.19 St. Joseph's Hospital, Auburn, N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Auburn, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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QSL card for 3HA, The Age Broadcasting Service

QSL card for 3HA, The Age 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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1936
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R. Hardy Society Athlete

R. Hardy Society Athlete

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Factory made wooden dolly peg

Factory made wooden dolly peg

Bothwell Museum collection
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Clothes pegs
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New Norfolk, Tasmania, Australia
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Pioneer Woodware Co
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1930
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Suspension Bridge, Nowra, NSW, 1907

Suspension Bridge, Nowra, NSW, 1907

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Shoalhaven River, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Bark painting titled Red Kangaroo by Bunuwuy

Bark painting titled Red Kangaroo by Bunuwuy

Y Pettinato collection
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Bunuwuy
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Glass spearhead

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Horne-Bowie collection
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Spearheads
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Membership card for the 60 Squadron Dinner Club given to E. Percival

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Dr Robert C Percival collection
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Membership cards
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Mr Edgar W. Percival
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Painting on masonite  by Gurangi, 1964 -  depicting six goannas.

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Dr Alex Van der Leeden collection
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Paintings
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Numbulwar, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Guragi
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1964
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Oceanic Hotel. Coogee N.S.W

Oceanic Hotel. Coogee N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Coogee, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Lantern slide - Herbert Basedow, plains east of Lyndhurst, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow or unknown, 1907

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Lantern slides
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Lyndhurst, South Australia, Australia
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Unknown
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1907
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School report

School report

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Reports
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Digitalis Ambigua

Digitalis Ambigua

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Postcards
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Photographic postcard of The Light Blues 1907 rugby team

Photographic postcard of The Light Blues 1907 rugby team

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Art Series
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1907
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Ostrich Chicks Hatching

Ostrich Chicks Hatching

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Life. Be in it. Exercisements

Life. Be in it. Exercisements

Alex and Paddy Stitt collection
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Posters
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Ceramic umbrella stand in the form of a kangaroo, made by Doulton, England, 1885

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Terence Lane collection
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Umbrella stands
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Lambeth, London, England
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George Tinworth
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1885
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Glass spearhead

Glass spearhead

Horne-Bowie collection
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Spearheads
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Unofficial Australian coat of arms - Advance Australia

Unofficial Australian coat of arms - Advance Australia

Terence Lane collection
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Pendants
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Sir Charles Wentworth Dilke - Wenty in the flowerbed at the Scotts

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Convict love token from W. Palmer

Convict love token from W. Palmer

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Poster titled 'The Australian Post Office still pioneers new and dependable methods of communication'

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Australia Post Historical collection
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Advertising posters
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Postmaster General's Department
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1959
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Poster promoting a peace march in 1986 for the international year of peace.

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Union of Australian Women collection
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Posters
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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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Spearhead

Spearhead

Horne-Bowie collection
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Spearheads
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Suspension Bridge, Nth Sydney

Suspension Bridge, Nth Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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North Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Ghost net Butterfly Fish

Ghost net Butterfly Fish

Erub Erwer Meta collection no.1
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Sculptures
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Darnley Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Emma Gela
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2014
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Michell Valley Motel, Bairnsdale, Vic

Michell Valley Motel, Bairnsdale, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Bairnsdale, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Third Prize awarded to Mrs V.M. Wilson for 'Best Handworked Table Centre or Tray Cloth' at the 1971 Broken Hill Show

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1971
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Weapon - Spearthrower

Weapon - Spearthrower

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spearthrowers
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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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Message stick

Message stick

Horne-Bowie collection
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Message sticks
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Not provided
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1926
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Jubilee Point and Back Beach, Sorrento, Vic

Jubilee Point and Back Beach, Sorrento, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Jubilee Point, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Photograph of man dressed in a suit

Photograph of man dressed in a suit

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Fraser and Jenkinson
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Browne's & Valley Lakes, Mt Gambier, SA

Browne's & Valley Lakes, 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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