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View of the Griffith shops, ACT, from 70 Stuart Street.

View of the Griffith shops, ACT, from 70 Stuart Street.

Parsons collection
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Song of Australia card issued to Mr Capelluti after his naturalisation from the Good Neighbour Council, 1962

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Rosa Cappelluti collection
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Cards
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1962
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Aboriginal breastplate for U Robert, King of Big Leather and Big River Tribes

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Edmund Milne collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Gwydir River, New South Wales, Australia
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1800
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Masonic Life Governor jewel

Masonic Life Governor jewel

Ronald L Gale Masonic collection no. 1
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Regalia
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Ronald L. Gale
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Green pattern on blue

Green pattern on blue

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Child's drawing - shelter and figures carrying fish by Banbularr Mununggur

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Yirrkala School, Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Au...
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Banbularr Mununggur
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Child's drawing - Creation by Megan Yini Gandanu

Child's drawing - Creation by Megan Yini Gandanu

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Dhupuma College, Nhulunbuy, Northern Territory, Australia
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Megan Y. Gandanu
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Invitation to opening of toy shop in the Queen Victoria Building Sydney

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Australian Women's Cricket Council collection
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Invitations
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Queen Victoria Building, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Sue Summers
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Motorbike no 8 1999

Motorbike no 8 1999

Liesl Rockchild collection
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Bush toys
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Titjikala, Northern Territory, Australia
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Johnny Young
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1999
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Sturt Street, Ballarat, Victoria

Sturt Street, Ballarat, Victoria

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Germany
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I believed the story

I believed the story

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Mr Alan Moir
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2002
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'Buwakul', bark painting, native plant species

'Buwakul', bark painting, native plant species

Mulkun Wirrpanda collection
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mulkun Wirrpanda
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2012
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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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1909
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Five large watercolour brushes

Five large watercolour brushes

Margaret Coen collection
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Paintbrushes
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Margaret Coen
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1970
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Path through park, people walking past, with Southern Cross flag and AIM symbol

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Robert Darby collection no. 2
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Australia
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Mr Robert Darby
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Makarrwala
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Souvenir dinner bell - Queen Elizabeth II

Souvenir dinner bell - Queen Elizabeth II

Cecil Ballard Jnr collection
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Commemorative objects
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Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
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'Black Women in Focus'

'Black Women in Focus'

Aboriginal Women's Arts Festival collection
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Stickers
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Aboriginal Women's Arts Festival
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1984
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View of a temple or pagoda style building

View of a temple or pagoda style building

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1913
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Child's drawing - Coniston (massacre) by Mathew Raymond Walker, Dhupuma College, Nhulunbuy NT

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Dhupuma College, Nhulunbuy, Northern Territory, Australia
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Matthew R. Walker
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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St Francis Xavier School, Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Martina Parry
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Broken Hill looking North, 1907

Broken Hill looking North, 1907

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Swimming baths, The Bogey Hole, Newcastle

Swimming baths, The Bogey Hole, Newcastle

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bogey Hole, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss E Russell
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1904
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Craytex rod, polishing stone

Craytex rod, polishing stone

Neil, Lynette and Barry Ross collection
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Abrasives
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Measuring glass in a case

Measuring glass in a case

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Measuring glasses
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Cliff Howe and Jimmy, Radio & Stage Since 1926

Cliff Howe and Jimmy, Radio & Stage Since 1926

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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South Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1926
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Thysanotus Tuberosus

Thysanotus Tuberosus

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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Convict love token to Maria

Convict love token to Maria

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Leaflet titled Hiroshima Never Again!

Leaflet titled Hiroshima Never Again!

Hobart Peace Centre collection
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Leaflets
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Hiroshima, Japan
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1984
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Kimberley Native - Gulanba

Kimberley Native - Gulanba

Patricia Heath collection
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Photographic postcards
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Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Wooden stamp

Wooden stamp

William and Jeanette Derham Family - Bendigo Pottery collection
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Printing blocks
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Embroidery patterns

Embroidery patterns

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Embroidery patterns
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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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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Gawirriyawuy
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Trade Union power

Trade Union power

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Mr Alan Moir
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Hunting Boomerang

Hunting Boomerang

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Boomerangs
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1934
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Painting on paper by Neville Poulson Japangardi, Yuendumu NT - from the story 'The Anteater & The Turtle' in the book 'Djugurba. Tales from the Spirit Time' (1974), p. 55

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Kormilda College, Berrimah, Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
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Neville P. Japangardi
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1974
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People watching a rodeo, man sitting with children around him; 'Ned Kelly' look-a-like walking past

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Robert Darby collection no. 2
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Photographs
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Australia
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Mr Robert Darby
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Sitting room of house owned by Sir Ernest, Devon, 1915

Sitting room of house owned by Sir Ernest, Devon, 1915

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Devon, England
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Sir Ernest Cable
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1915
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'Zee-bra' bra decorated by Grace Bond

'Zee-bra' bra decorated by Grace Bond

Many Threads collection
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Cherbourg, Queensland, Australia
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Grace Bond
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2014
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The Dewdrop Fountain, Fitzroy Gardens, Melbourne, Vic

The Dewdrop Fountain, 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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'Time Change'

'Time Change'

Diana Boyer collection
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Diana Boyer
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Edmonds Baking Powder tin with lid

Edmonds Baking Powder tin with lid

Bothwell Museum collection
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Food storage containers
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Christchurch, New Zealand
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TJ Edmonds
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One of the Hong Kong - Canton steamers - 1921

One of the Hong Kong - Canton steamers - 1921

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1913
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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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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ned Wilson
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

1992 Torres Strait Islands Cultural Festival collection
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Drawings
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Thursday (Waiben) Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Thursday Island Primary School
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1992
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Stereoscopic view card depicting Fort Denison in Sydney Harbour, from a 1964 Weet-Bix cereal packet series [Card 4 of 16]

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Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Stereo photographs
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Sanitarium Health Food Co.
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1964
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Club

Club

Papuan Official collection
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Clubs
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Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1927
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Miniature dividers

Miniature dividers

Neil, Lynette and Barry Ross collection
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Measuring instruments
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Alfred Ross
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1933
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Two children sitting,

Two children sitting,

Bridge Family collection no. 3
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Photographs
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Pelargonium Australe

Pelargonium Australe

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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Strombidae Lambis Chiragra

Strombidae Lambis Chiragra

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Shells
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Biak, Schouten Islands, Papua, Indonesia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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1970
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Ecru linen shaped bag edged with mauve bias binding and embroidered with

Ecru linen shaped bag edged with mauve bias binding and embr...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Storage bags
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Stripping an Average Australian Wheat Crop

Stripping an Average Australian Wheat Crop

Bernard Freedman collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Atlas Press Pty Ltd
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1920
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SYDNEY HARBOUR

SYDNEY HARBOUR

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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Cockburn Creek, Tamworth, 1910

Cockburn Creek, Tamworth, 1910

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Tamworth, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1910
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Child's drawing: War - two Aboriginal and two European men fighting

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Dhupuma College, Nhulunbuy, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown Artist
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Snake sculpture

Snake sculpture

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Wood carvings
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Mutitjulu, Northern Territory, Australia
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Pulya Taylor
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1982
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Advance Australia £10,300,000

Advance Australia £10,300,000

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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