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Film negative - Sandhill vegetation, near Lake Wilson, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1903

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Film negatives
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1903
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Carved emu egg

Carved emu egg

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Engraved emu eggs
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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The Gateway, Wylde St, Potts Point NSW

The Gateway, Wylde St, Potts Point NSW

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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Certificate awarded for first prize to Mrs V.M. Wilson at the Wyong Show, 1973 for the 'Jacobean bird' textile panel

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Wyong, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1973
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River with a letter

River with a letter "K" in the upper left corner

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1909
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Queensland spear 1

Queensland spear 1

E Milne collection
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Spears
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Poem

Poem

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Manuscripts
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Letter from Sturgeon and Sons regarding the sale of rams

Letter from Sturgeon and Sons regarding the sale of rams

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Business letters
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Wunderlich New Deep Corrugated Durabestos Roofing and Wallsiding

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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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Wunderlich Limited
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Photo-micrographic apparatus stand and accessories

Photo-micrographic apparatus stand and accessories

School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine collection
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Photographic equipment
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Jena, Germany
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Carl Zeiss
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1920
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Sydney Harbour Bridge, NSW

Sydney Harbour Bridge, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney Harbour Bridge, Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Aus...
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Botany notebook

Botany notebook

Stella Coulter collection
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Notebooks
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Manning River, Taree

Manning River, Taree

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Manning River, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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'Men's dreaming site at Ilpitirri'

'Men's dreaming site at Ilpitirri'

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Paintings
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Billy Stockman Tjapaltjarri
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Certificate awarded at the Inverelle P & A Association, 1973 for second prize for a tatted butterfly doily

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Inverell, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1973
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Beni Souef Bank of Egypt

Beni Souef Bank of Egypt

Adrian Luck collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Cairo, Egypt
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Australian Army
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Invitation 'To meet Rear-Admiral Nakamura, OBE, and Officers of HJJM's Training Squadron', 1935

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Betty Hall collection
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Invitations
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr H L. Napthali
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1935
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The Tourist.

The Tourist.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Journals
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Group of school boys, some with tennis racquets.

Group of school boys, some with tennis racquets.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Sydney 2000 Olympic Games cauldron

Sydney 2000 Olympic Games cauldron

Project 2000 Taskforce Olympic Games collection
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Cauldrons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Australian Olympic Federation
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2000
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Two fish

Two fish

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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1974
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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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Sharon Tipilaura
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Old Oak Avenue, Parramatta Park, N.S.W

Old Oak Avenue, Parramatta Park, N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Parramatta, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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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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Weapon - Spear

Weapon - Spear

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spears
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Airworthiness Flight Test Schedule - Radio Flight Test Report

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Neil Jensen collection
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Aviation documents
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Marian Bryden with long blonde hair wearing a white dress. Feb 1896

Marian Bryden with long blonde hair wearing a white dress. F...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Canvas shoulder bag associated with Milo Dunphy

Canvas shoulder bag associated with Milo Dunphy

Milo Dunphy collection no. 2
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Carry bags
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Australian National Band (World Tour) Soloists

Australian National Band (World Tour) Soloists

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Canada
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Photogelatine Engraving Co.
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Rexona

Rexona

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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A General view of Narooma, from Pilot Point

A General view of Narooma, from Pilot Point

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Narooma, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Painting depicting vegetation with running emu, by Butcher Joe Nangan

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Joe (Butcher) Nangan
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1976
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Methodist Church, Newtown

Methodist Church, Newtown

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Newtown, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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Girl holding doves

Girl holding doves

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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Weight and Centre of Gravity Schedule for G-AERD, 16 March 1980

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Neil Jensen collection
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Aviation documents
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Top grinding stone [stone implement]

Top grinding stone [stone implement]

Horne-Bowie collection
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Upper grinding stones
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Mungeranie, South Australia, Australia
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Rose Bay, Sydney.

Rose Bay, Sydney.

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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Gordon & Gotch (Australiasia) Ltd

Gordon & Gotch (Australiasia) Ltd

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1920
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International award to firm

International award to firm

J B Young Ltd collection
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Newspaper clippings
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J B Young Holdings Ltd
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1965
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The Yarra - at Warburton

The Yarra - at Warburton

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Yarra River, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Charles H. Young
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Pencil sketch depicting a landscape

Pencil sketch depicting a landscape

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Sketches
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Cleveland Street School

Cleveland Street School

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Helicopter (Flat Chopper) by Polly Pawuya Jackson

Helicopter (Flat Chopper) by Polly Pawuya Jackson

Warakurna Tjanpi collection no.2
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Sculptures
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Polly P. Jackson
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Metal and plastic headphone plug

Metal and plastic headphone plug

Ernest B Phillips collection
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Audio equipment accessories
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Sony Corporation
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1960
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Leschenaultia biloba.  Blue leschenaultia

Leschenaultia biloba. Blue leschenaultia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Bon Marche Stores
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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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'Wantili to Wuranu' by Lily Long and Sarah Brooks, 2007

'Wantili to Wuranu' by Lily Long and Sarah Brooks, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Paintings
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Kilykily, Western Australia, Australia
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Lily Long
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2007
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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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Yuendumu, Northern Territory, Australia
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Joseph Jungarray Dickson
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1970
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Sweet Dream of Faces

Sweet Dream of Faces

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Pencil sketch depicting the ruins of a church

Pencil sketch depicting the ruins of a church

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Sketches
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Government House, Melbourne, Australia

Government House, Melbourne, Australia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Raphael Tuck & Sons
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Burdekin River Bridge, Queensland Northern Railway, North Queensland

Burdekin River Bridge, Queensland Northern Railway, North Qu...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Burdekin River, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1904
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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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Harold J. Munkara
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Convict love token from John Turner, 1838

Convict love token from John Turner, 1838

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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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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Rosemary Pilakui
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Omega

Omega

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Keith Goddard collection
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Spearheads
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Wooden spear, used in the 'Seven Sisters' performance at the 'Tracking Kultja' festival at the NMA in 2001

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Maruku Arts collection no. 2
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Spears
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Walter Pukutiwara
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2001
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Film negative - Members of the Mackay Exploring Expedition, central Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1926

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Film negatives
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1926
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Certificate awarded at the Kerang District Agricultural Society 84th Annual Show, 1968 for first prize for an appliqued doily

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Kerang, Victoria, Australia
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Kerang New Times Print
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1968
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