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A canvas water bag with string handles.

A canvas water bag with string handles.

Rae Page collection
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Water bags
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George Serras
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Circles and Lines

Circles and Lines

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Gorby Goobie

Gorby Goobie

Mary Nicholson collection no. 2
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Sculptures
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North Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Peter Nicholson
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1988
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Cream-coloured dance program titled 'Roslyn Hall'

Cream-coloured dance program titled 'Roslyn Hall'

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dance programs
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Australia incorporated

Australia incorporated

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Cartoons
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Heinrich Hinze
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1997
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Tall rectangular tin fashioned into a bucket

Tall rectangular tin fashioned into a bucket

ET Fealy collection
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Buckets
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Solarplate print, Uru Ngarinyi, by Tjulyata Kulyuru

Solarplate print, Uru Ngarinyi, by Tjulyata Kulyuru

Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 3
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Prints
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Tjulyata Kulyuru
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1997
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On The Essenes

On The Essenes

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Books
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Looking to the rocks from the beach, Dromana, Vic

Looking to the rocks from the beach, Dromana, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Dromana, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Food storage container

Food storage container

Milo Dunphy collection no. 2
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Food storage containers
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Shield

Shield

Patricia Heath collection
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Shields
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Ms Patricia Heath
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Palm leaf container

Palm leaf container

Charles Hart collection
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Containers
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Glass bowl and lid

Glass bowl and lid

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Bowls
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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Recent Experience with Pelvic Tuberculosis

Recent Experience with Pelvic Tuberculosis

Dr Stefan Csordas collection
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Documents
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Dr Stefan Csordas
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Sticky label for Braniff Airways

Sticky label for Braniff Airways

Vienna Mozart Boys Choir collection no. 1
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Labels
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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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St Francis Xavier School, Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Fidelis Madawi
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Snake bone necklace, made by Vernon Graham

Snake bone necklace, made by Vernon Graham

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Vernon Graham collection
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Necklaces
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Tasmania, Australia
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Vernon Graham
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Two turtles underwater

Two turtles underwater

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Painting on card by Jill Dundiwuy Mununggur, Yirrkala NT - from the story 'The Brolga and The Emu' in the book 'Djugurba. Tales from the Spirit Time' (1974), p. 40

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Acrylic paintings
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Kormilda College, Berrimah, Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
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Jill Dundiwuy Mununggur
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1974
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Booklet titled 'Canberra Street Names and their Origins'

Booklet titled 'Canberra Street Names and their Origins'

Thompson Family collection
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Booklets
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Silver box with gold crest

Silver box with gold crest

Vienna Mozart Boys Choir collection no. 1
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Presentation boxes
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Montreal, Canada
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Olav Schappacher
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1937
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Garma Circumcision Rite and Dancing at the Narra  Ceremony

Garma Circumcision Rite and Dancing at the Narra Ceremony

Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Bagu
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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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Surry Hills, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Annie Saward
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Lemon coloured semi-circular tatted tea cosy

Lemon coloured semi-circular tatted tea cosy

Lois Grosse collection
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Tea-cosies
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Hampden, South Australia, Australia
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Vera E. Ottens
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1935
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Mind the step

Mind the step

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Cartoons
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Geoffrey R. Hook
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1997
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St Thomas C.E. Enfield 1907

St Thomas C.E. Enfield 1907

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Enfield, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Cypraeidae Cyraea  Mauritiana

Cypraeidae Cyraea Mauritiana

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Shells
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North Queensland, Queensland, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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1975
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Young's store currency note.

Young's store currency note.

J B Young Ltd collection
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Paper money
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Royal Agricultural and Horticultural Society of South Australia
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1956
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Ashtray

Ashtray

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Ashtrays
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Pennington, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Pennington Migrant Centre
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1940
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People of Nuclear Disarmament Illawarra

People of Nuclear Disarmament Illawarra

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Political badges
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Illawarra, New South Wales, Australia
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People for Nuclear Disarmament
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1981
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Church of England, Coota[mundra]

Church of England, Coota[mundra]

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Cootamundra, New South Wales, Australia
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Church of England
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Child's drawing by Payula, Ernabella SA

Child's drawing by Payula, Ernabella SA

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Payula Jack
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1954
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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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Surry Hills, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Annie Saward
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Postcard with photograph of Sydney Harbour Bridge under construction viewed through streetscape

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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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Mr Josef Lebovic
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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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Michael Clark
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Saucer in cream ceramic, with pink floral design and metallic pink trim

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Saucers
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Young's Store Currency Note

Young's Store Currency Note

J B Young Ltd collection
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Paper money
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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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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Gonun
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1965
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Spearthrowers
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Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1985
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6,740 days

6,740 days

Geoff Pryor collection no. 4
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Cartoons
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Mr Geoff Pryor
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1992
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Wooden kangaroo

Wooden kangaroo

Terence Lane collection
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Animal figures
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Gouache painting, Australian landscape with white gums and scrubland, hills in the distance

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Paintings
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ted Crowe
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1975
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Grey Friar's Church, Stirling

Grey Friar's Church, Stirling

Jack Russel Greenham collection
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Photographic postcards
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Scotland
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Photograph of a view of a town from above

Photograph of a view of a town from above

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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Postcard featuring a photograph of an army band, followed by soldiers marching three abreast, on a dusty road

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Convict love token from G. Holt, 1822

Convict love token from G. Holt, 1822

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Cycling jersey that belonged to Ken Ross

Cycling jersey that belonged to Ken Ross

Ken Ross collection
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Sports clothing
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Mr Ken Ross
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I.C.I House. Sydney N.S.W

I.C.I House. Sydney N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Kodak Ltd
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GOVERNMENT HOUSE, SYDNEY.

GOVERNMENT HOUSE, SYDNEY.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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W E Smith Ltd
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Newspaper clipping from The Canberra Times,  29 June 1988

Newspaper clipping from The Canberra Times, 29 June 1988

Wilderness Society (A.C.T. Branch) Forests Campaign collection
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Newspaper clippings
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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The Canberra Times
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1988
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Improvised candlestick

Improvised candlestick

Anne Girard collection
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Candlesticks
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Bungendore, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Anne M. Girard
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The Fairy Bridget and the Kookaburra

The Fairy Bridget and the Kookaburra

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mrs Ida Outhwaite
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Gold miner's pick, Ballarat

Gold miner's pick, Ballarat

Victorian Goldfields collection no. 1
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Picks
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Ballarat, Victoria, Australia
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Green coloured cardboard menu cover with paper menu insert

Green coloured cardboard menu cover with paper menu insert

Busy Bee Cafe collection
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Menus
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Gunnedah, New South Wales, Australia
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The Busy Bee Cafe Gunnedah
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1939
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St Marys Basilica Sydney N.S.W.

St Marys Basilica Sydney N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Kodak Ltd
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Portraits of the Aboriginal inhabitants

Portraits of the Aboriginal inhabitants

The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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Prints
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London, England
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George French Angas
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1847
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Guess What I Am?

Guess What I Am?

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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1907
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Child's drawing of women next to a river by Mary Garnarr Munumgurr

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Nhulunbuy, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mary Garnjarr Munungurr
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Igor Zorich collection
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