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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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St Francis Xavier School, Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dorothy Nurra
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Caroona, New South Wales, Australia
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John Allen
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Daisy Wolmby
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Willy wagtails try to warn parents that Quinkin are after their children.

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Dick Roughsey OBE
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Child's drawing - stockman and cattle by Graham Kelly, Lake Nash NT

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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Graham Kelly
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Kenneth Mangini
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bruny Island, Tasmania, Australia
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Chris Wells
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Tania Everett
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Child's drawing - My big brother is going to Wutan. Last week we went camping out and I caught some fish by  Beth Ngakyunkiookka age 7yrs, Aurukun, QLD

Child's drawing - My big brother is going to Wutan. Last wee...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Beth Ngakyunkiookka
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Child's drawing - Going to Darwin by Lionel Tipungwuti,age 10yrs, St Therese's School, Bathurst Island NT

Child's drawing - Going to Darwin by Lionel Tipungwuti,age 1...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lionel Tipungwuti
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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V Martin
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Child's drawing - A camp near the swamp by Helen Rikawuku Yunupingu

Child's drawing - A camp near the swamp by Helen Rikawuku Yu...

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Nhulunbuy, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Helen R. Yunupingu
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Edwin Fernando
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Mount Isa, Queensland, Australia
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Barry Parker
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Child's drawing by unknown artist

Child's drawing by unknown artist

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Child's drawing ? Wave Hill in the West by Milton Splinter, Alice Springs NT

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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Milton Splinter
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Yirara College
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Colleen
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Wunyguwunygu
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Untitled child's drawing by Iris Nuggett, Alice Springs NT

Untitled child's drawing by Iris Nuggett, Alice Springs NT

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Iris Nuggett
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Wave Hill, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lorna
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Untitled child's drawing of a frog and other animals around a pond by M Ellis, Dhupuma College, Nhulunbuy NT

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Dhupuma College, Nhulunbuy, Northern Territory, Australia
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M Ellis
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Untitled child's drawing by unknown artist, Yirara College, Alice Springs NT

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lidded jar with tan glaze

Lidded jar with tan glaze

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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John B. Tipiloura
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1976
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Kathy Gunnrurr
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Sydney Island, Queensland, Australia
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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St Francis Xavier School, Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Laurie Percy
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Child's drawing When first Mr Chaseling came to Yirrkala in 1935 by Belinda Ngarrawu

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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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Belinda Ngarrawa
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1935
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Robina Tipakili
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Child's drawing by Eileen James, St Michael's School, Palm Island QLD

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Palm Island, Queensland, Australia
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Eileen James
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Pegy
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Child's drawing - 'Traditional life' by unknown artist, by Dhupuma College, Gove, 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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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Jane Bahauus
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Painting depicts landscape looking down through a valley

Painting depicts landscape looking down through a valley

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Hermannsburg, Northern Territory, Australia
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Clem Abbott
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Child's drawing - Yalata people coming from Ooldea by Heather Joseph, Yalata SA

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Yalata, South Australia, Australia
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Heather Joseph
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Child's drawing by Samantha Wright, Cabbage Tree Island Primary School NSW

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Cabbage Tree Island, New South Wales, Australia
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Samantha Wright
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Child's drawing - Stuart by Stanley Jangala Gallagher, Yirara College, Alice Springs NT

Child's drawing - Stuart by Stanley Jangala Gallagher, Yirar...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Stanley Gallacher
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Child's drawing We went to the bauxite mine ... by Wapit

Child's drawing We went to the bauxite mine ... by Wapit

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Wapit
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Mornington Island State School
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Weapon - Spearthrower

Weapon - Spearthrower

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Mowanjum, West Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Child's drawing The trucks carry bauxite to the crusher ... By Mirriny Wanambi

Child's drawing The trucks carry bauxite to the crusher ... ...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Yirrkala School, Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Au...
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Mirriny Wanambi
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Jonathan Ross
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Caroline Driver
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Child's drawing - The story about Lungurrpuma

Child's drawing - The story about Lungurrpuma

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Melwathany Yunupingu
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Child's drawing - The bat spearing the rainbow by Martina Parry, Daly River NT

Child's drawing - The bat spearing the rainbow by Martina Pa...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Martina Parry
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Portrait of Namiatjira carved into an emu egg

Portrait of Namiatjira carved into an emu egg

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Engraved emu eggs
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Bourke, New South Wales, Australia
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Bill Reid
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1975
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Nancy Ngakyunkwokka
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Child's drawing by unknown artist

Child's drawing by unknown artist

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Selina Wolmby
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Jimmy Toby
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Untitled child's drawing by Brian Mamarika, Grade 2, Angurugu Area School, Groote Eylandt NT

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Angurugu, Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Brian Mamarika
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Gertie Ngallametta
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Child's drawing ? Maryvale by Margaret Campbell, Alice Springs NT

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Margaret Campbell
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Child's drawing - How Aborigines made bark canoes by Birpa Group

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Jervis Bay, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Child's drawing by unknown artist

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Unknown
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Yuendumu, Northern Territory, Australia
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Leslie Thompson
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Child's drawing by an unknown artist, Tabulam Primary School NSW

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Tabulam, New South Wales, Australia
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Tabulam Primary School
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Jack Donelly
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Neil Yunkaporta
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