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Child's drawing - The Aborigines are making fire with sticks

Child's drawing - The Aborigines are making fire with sticks

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Jervis Bay, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Donna Lamb
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Stories from Australian History (Second Edition)

Stories from Australian History (Second Edition)

Reverend John Grosse collection
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Books
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Reverend John Grosse
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1908
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Message stick

Message stick

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Message sticks
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Not provided
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1985
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Haliotidae Haliotis Varia

Haliotidae Haliotis Varia

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Shells
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Northern Territory, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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1968
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Boxing match advertising poster between Guiseppe Agate and Lionel Rose, 13 November 1975

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People's Paraphernalia collection no. 17
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Advertising posters
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Lionel Rose
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1975
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Bowling green, Mt Gambier, SA

Bowling green, 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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Four badges from the Royal Agricultural Society of NSW Show

Four badges from the Royal Agricultural Society of NSW Show

Colledge Family collection
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Badges
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New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Emilie Roach
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1920
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CLIFFS BONDI.

CLIFFS BONDI.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Charles H. Kerry
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Patrick Kantilla
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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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Patricia Marrpurra
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Professor WEH Stanner collection no. 1
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Child's drawing by Gunyipi Yunupingu

Child's drawing by Gunyipi Yunupingu

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Cuhyipi Yunupingu
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Record of Sessions House, Old Bailey

Record of Sessions House, Old Bailey

I Dowdle collection
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1826
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Armchair made by the Zilm family of Booleroo, SA, 1895

Armchair made by the Zilm family of Booleroo, SA, 1895

Zilm family furniture collection
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Chairs
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1895
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Papal Visit 1986 vest

Papal Visit 1986 vest

Papal Visit Office collection
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Vests
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Australia
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Pope John Paul II
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1986
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Portrait photograph of Djon Mundine

Portrait photograph of Djon Mundine

Jon Lewis collection
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Portrait photographs
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Jon Lewis
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1986
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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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Child's drawing At the Nabalco mine by Ngapandala Marika

Child's drawing At the Nabalco mine by Ngapandala Marika

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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Ngapandala Marika
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Royal Australian Navy Flag Officers sword belt

Royal Australian Navy Flag Officers sword belt

Department of Defence collection
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Sword belts
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Royal Australian Navy
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Lorna Doon, Sassafras, Victoria

Lorna Doon, Sassafras, Victoria

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sassafras, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Black and white photographic postcard of Hotel Metropole, Sydney NSW

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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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Mr. Philip Wirth and his Trained Horses in Action.

Mr. Philip Wirth and his Trained Horses in Action.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Wirth's Circus
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Daily Mirror - Royal Row, Andrew Ignorant Pig, 1986

Daily Mirror - Royal Row, Andrew Ignorant Pig, 1986

Robbie Swan collection
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Advertising posters
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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The Daily Mirror (Australia)
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1986
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Wine bottle

Wine bottle

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Woodwork plane

Woodwork plane

Ron Bell collection
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Terracotta bowl with dark blue slip by Renita Stanley

Terracotta bowl with dark blue slip by Renita Stanley

Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 7
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Ms Renita Stanley
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2005
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Photograph of a street scene with one main road in the centre with many people walking on it or pulling carts

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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 - Denham Island

Child's drawing - Denham Island

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Helen Reid
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Record titled MONARCH EMPIRE THEATRE DUBBO AS REVERSE

Record titled MONARCH EMPIRE THEATRE DUBBO AS REVERSE

Ron Bell collection
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Audio records
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Letter from James Turner, dated 24 March 1864.

Letter from James Turner, dated 24 March 1864.

Bernard Freedman collection no. 1
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Personal letters
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Ballarat, Victoria, Australia
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James Turner
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1864
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Brown, orange, yellow and green knitted tea-cosy

Brown, orange, yellow and green knitted tea-cosy

Justice Else-Mitchell collection no. 1
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Tea-cosies
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Crocodile

Crocodile

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Unknown
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Child's drawing of birds (emu?) Wan'yun

Child's drawing of birds (emu?) Wan'yun

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Wanyun
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'Ngurrapalangu', painted by Uta Uta Tjangala, 1974

'Ngurrapalangu', painted by Uta Uta Tjangala, 1974

Fred Myers collection
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Yayayi, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Uta Uta Tjangala
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1974
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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Looking North from Maroubra Beach, NSW

Looking North from Maroubra Beach, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Maroubra Beach, Maroubra, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Child's drawing by Ralkurru on the theme of 'How Aborigines Got Their Food Long Time Ago'

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Yirrkala School, Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Au...
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Ralkurru
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Wooden carving of a figure

Wooden carving of a figure

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Wood carvings
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Crusoe Kuningbal
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Courtroom sketch 'Prof. Cameron.' by Veroncia O'Leary, 1982.

Courtroom sketch 'Prof. Cameron.' by Veroncia 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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Cancellariidae Nevia Spirata

Cancellariidae Nevia Spirata

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Shells
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Kangaroo Island, South Australia, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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1959
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Child's drawing - The Frog Singing by Lawrence Miller age 15, Daly River NT

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lawrence Miller
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Crystal Palace and Terraces. Festival of Empire

Crystal Palace and Terraces. Festival of Empire

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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The Crystal Palace, London, England
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1911
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Australian Football League sports trading card of Winston Abraham of the Fremantle Dockers

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Select Australia collection
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Collecting cards
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Terrey Hills, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Select Australia Pty Ltd
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1996
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Bondi Beach, NSW

Bondi Beach, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bondi Beach, Bondi, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Lone Ranger

The Lone Ranger

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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United States of America
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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65. Kyloe Boiler G, Nearing Lambie Street, Cooma, 1910

65. Kyloe Boiler G, Nearing Lambie Street, Cooma, 1910

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Cooma, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1910
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Weapon - Club - wooden

Weapon - Club - wooden

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Clubs
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View at Fiveways, Kalorama, Vic

View at Fiveways, Kalorama, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Kalorama, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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COOGEE

COOGEE

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Coogee, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Newspaper article titled Sir Douglas Mawson, As I knew him, by John Close, 1919

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John Collinson Close collection
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Newspaper clippings
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Antarctica
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Mr John Henry Collinson Close
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1919
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Painting depicts oval shapes, 3 men and 3 footprints.

Painting depicts oval shapes, 3 men and 3 footprints.

Maningrida Arts and Crafts 07/09/1973 collection
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Bark paintings
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Baku
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Patrol Box No.1 used by anthropologist Ian Hogbin in the Solomon Islands and New Guinea, 1933-1935

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Macleay Museum collection
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Boxes
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Guadalcanal, Guadalcanal Province, Solomon Islands, Oceania
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Dr Ian Hogbin
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1932
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Pair of brown leather lace-up boots with a rubber sole

Pair of brown leather lace-up boots with a rubber sole

Fiona MacDonald Brand collection
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Boots
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Yuendumu, Northern Territory, Australia
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Barnabas Japayarri
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Plaster cast domestic dog paw print, made for the Morling Royal Commission into Chamberlain Convictions

Plaster cast domestic dog paw print, made for the Morling Ro...

Professor Robert Morrison collection
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Plaster casts
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Professor Robert G. Morrison
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1986
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Geological Map, Canberra, ACT

Geological Map, Canberra, ACT

Thompson Family collection
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Geological maps
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Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Bureau of Mineral Resources
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1953
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Balarinji banner

Balarinji banner

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

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Carolyn Wendy
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Malawidiwidi (Dua moiety - albatross)

Malawidiwidi (Dua moiety - albatross)

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Wood carvings
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Katherine, Northern Territory, Australia
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Wayne Ashley
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St Stephens church, Macquarie St Sydney. N.S.W

St Stephens church, Macquarie St Sydney. N.S.W

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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