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On Mt Wellington

On Mt Wellington

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mount Wellington, Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Aboriginal breastplate for Peter, King of Tchanning

Aboriginal breastplate for Peter, King of Tchanning

Edmund Milne collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Tchanning, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Edmund Milne Snr
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1931
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Boomerangs
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Rugby league trading card of Andrew Walker of the Sydney City Roosters

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Intrepid International collection
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Collecting cards
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North Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Intrepid Trading Cards International
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1996
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Cypraeidae Cyraea Tigris

Cypraeidae Cyraea Tigris

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Shells
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Fiji
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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1983
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Sample of Munyuro seeds

Sample of Munyuro seeds

Stan Mitchell collection
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Botanical specimens
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OCEAN BEACH, MANLY, N.S.W.

OCEAN BEACH, MANLY, N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Manly Beach, Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Boomerangs
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Message stick

Message stick

Gerhardt Laves collection
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Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1931
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Aqua and blue dot painting

Aqua and blue dot painting

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Photograph of two men standing with boxes on horse-drawn cart

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Carmelo Mirabelli collection no. 2
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Photographs
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Mr Carmelo Mirabelli
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Metal knife with bone handle

Metal knife with bone handle

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Knives
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Sheffield, England
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North Head Quarantine Station
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The Sydney Morning Herald - What Men Are For, 1991

The Sydney Morning Herald - What Men Are For, 1991

Robbie Swan collection
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Advertising posters
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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The Sydney Morning Herald
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1991
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1938 Christmas card written by Lilian Faithfull Anderson

1938 Christmas card written by Lilian Faithfull Anderson

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Christmas cards
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1938
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Poster -

Poster - "Just This? - or Justice?"

Union of Australian Women collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Audrey McDonald
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1950
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When the tide is low

When the tide is low

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Bird with concentric circles

Bird with concentric circles

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Paintbrush or stirrer

Paintbrush or stirrer

Maningrida Arts and Crafts 1993 collection
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Artists equipment
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White cotton nappy

White cotton nappy

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Nappies
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BROWN'S RIVER, S. TASMANIA.

BROWN'S RIVER, S. TASMANIA.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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England
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Embroidery wool

Embroidery wool

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Embroidery threads
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Wentworth Hotel, South Coast, NSW

Wentworth Hotel, South Coast, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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South Coast, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Container embossed with 'Norco'

Container embossed with 'Norco'

Busy Bee Cafe collection
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Food storage containers
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Gunnedah, New South Wales, Australia
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The Busy Bee Cafe Gunnedah
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Baking tin

Baking tin

Hilda Creager collection no. 2
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Tart tins
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Mrs Jocelyn H. Brown
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The Mercat Cross and Council Chambers, Edinburgh

The Mercat Cross and Council Chambers, Edinburgh

Jack Russel Greenham collection
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Photographic postcards
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Edinburgh, Scotland
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A.C. McLaren from the 1901-02 English Cricket Team to Australia

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Nanette Ward collection
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Commemorative badges
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Whitehead and Hoag
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Vacola fruit juice bottle

Vacola fruit juice bottle

Marie Lee collection
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Food preserving bottles
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Auntie Val kneeling between two young Blue Bird Club girls

Auntie Val kneeling between two young Blue Bird Club girls

Enid Treadgold collection
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Photographs
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Radio 2GB Blue Birds Club
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Thread gauge

Thread gauge

Neil, Lynette and Barry Ross collection
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Gauges
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Alfred Ross
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1933
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CRONULLA N.S.W. 254

CRONULLA N.S.W. 254

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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M A Broadhurst Photo
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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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Sofala, New South Wales, Australia
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Charlie Sampson
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Letter from James Turner, headed 'Ballarat, Feb 1869', and begins 'Dear Sister and Brother...'

Letter from James Turner, headed 'Ballarat, Feb 1869', and b...

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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1869
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I am a Woman for Peace

I am a Woman for Peace

Union of Australian Women collection
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Political badges
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Audrey McDonald
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1950
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Christmas card from Bimbo to Enid, 1937

Christmas card from Bimbo to Enid, 1937

Enid Treadgold collection
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Christmas cards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Enid M. Treadgold
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1937
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People standing in the snow on train tracks at Katoomba railway station

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Katoomba, Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Kodak Ltd
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Membership card for Mrs W.H. Faithfull Anderson to the Australian Polo Club

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Membership cards
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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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Wave Hill, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lorna
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Carved wooden container with incised designs and ochre

Carved wooden container with incised designs and ochre

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Containers
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Child's drawing - Nemarluk by Jack V, Wadeye (Port Keats) NT

Child's drawing - Nemarluk by Jack V, Wadeye (Port Keats) NT

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Port Keats (Wadeye), Northern Territory, Australia
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Jack V
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Five photographs,  Nightcap Rainforest Action September, October 1982

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Benny Zable collection no. 2
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Photographs
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Mr Benjamin 'Benny' Zable
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1982
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Penny-farthing bicycle belonging to Harry Clarke

Penny-farthing bicycle belonging to Harry Clarke

Harry Clarke collection
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Bicycles
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Wolverhampton, West Midlands, United Kingdom
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Cogent Bicycle Works
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1884
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High Street, Yea, Vic

High Street, Yea, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Yea, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Sculpture

Sculpture

Dorothy Bennett collection
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Wood carvings
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Not provided
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1974
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On the track to Sherbrooke Falls, Victoria

On the track to Sherbrooke Falls, Victoria

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sherbrooke Falls, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Strombidae Strombus Variabilis

Strombidae Strombus Variabilis

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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All my own work

All my own work

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Mr Alan Moir
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Letter from Rose Rasey to 'Dear Mr Westwood', 24 September 1939

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RG Bain collection
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Letters
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Shanghai, China
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Ms Rose S. Rasey
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1939
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Christmas decoration

Christmas decoration

Margaret Twiss collection
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Beaumont, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Mrs Margaret Twiss
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1960
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Inv: 'Dance of the long-legged Swamp Bird', on Bark: 'Diver Duck Dance'

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Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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Cape Stewart, North Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Bilinyarra
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Four Trochidae Trochus Pyramis shells

Four Trochidae Trochus Pyramis shells

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Shells
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Cobourg Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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1967
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Dance armband made from coconut leaf

Dance armband made from coconut leaf

Drums of Mer Dance Group collection
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Armbands
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Murray (Mer) Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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National Museum of Australia
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1993
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Spear

Spear

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Spears
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Jamieson Range, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Jackson Mclean
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Black and white photograph of Fred Daly using an intercom-speaker with an unidentified Chinese man, 1963

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Fred Daly collection
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Photographs
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China
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Hon Frederick 'Fred' M. Daly
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1963
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Snapshots of the tour of the Fifteenth Australian Eleven in England and South Africa, Season 1921

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Nanette Ward collection
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Photograph albums
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England
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Kodak Ltd
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1921
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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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Mount Isa, Queensland, Australia
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Sidney Eric
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Supper card for the 1934 State Ball at Old Parliament House

Supper card for the 1934 State Ball at Old Parliament House

Elizabeth Kay collection no. 2
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Cards
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Government of Australia
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1934
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Silver-coloured metal sauce boat with

Silver-coloured metal sauce boat with "CPRR" stamped into th...

Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 1
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Sauce boats
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Stokes
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1988
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Armband

Armband

Stan Mitchell collection
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Armbands
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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, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Leah Kerinaiua
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Aboriginal breastplate for Jack the Traveller, King of Bendora Bellevue Jembicumbane

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Edmund Milne collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Braidwood, New South Wales, Australia
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Not provided
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1931
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