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Weapon - Spearthrower

Weapon - Spearthrower

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Spearthrowers
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That's the promised land?

That's the promised land?

Political Humour Competition 1996 collection
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Cartoons
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Mr Alan Moir
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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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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Peter
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Sketchbook, Diana Boyer

Sketchbook, Diana Boyer

Diana Boyer collection
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Sketchbooks
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Diana Boyer
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Where Japan was Victorious

Where Japan was Victorious

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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The Sydney Morning Herald
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1903
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Chamaescilla Corymbosa

Chamaescilla Corymbosa

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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Child's drawing - 'Land' by Jenny John, Yirara College, Alice Springs NT

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Jenny John
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Wooden portable writing desk with accessories used by Hanbury Clements, c1815

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Jean Clements collection
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Writing desks
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Jean Clements
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1810
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MANLY, N.S.W.

MANLY, N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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IYY [International Year of Youth]

IYY [International Year of Youth]

Union of Australian Women collection
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Commemorative 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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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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ENTRANCE HALL-PENITENTIARY, P.A.

ENTRANCE HALL-PENITENTIARY, P.A.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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J W. Beattie
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Mounted police escorting a provisions wagon

Mounted police escorting a provisions wagon

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1909
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Christmas card with flowers on the right hand side

Christmas card with flowers on the right hand side

Gallaway-Gore collection
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Christmas cards
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International Women's Day, 8 March United Nations Time for Action

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Union of Australian Women collection
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Commemorative 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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Six women playing cricket

Six women playing cricket

Ruby Lee collection
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Photographs
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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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Tweed Heads, New South Wales, Australia
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Fingal Head Primary School
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Young duck to sell

Young duck to sell

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Carriage harness pole

Carriage harness pole

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Harness
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Boomerang

Boomerang

L and T Hackney collection
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Boomerangs
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Gilgandra, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Thomas P. Hackney
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1918
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Luncheon tendered by the Government of New South Wales to The New South Wales and Queensland Members of The Australian Coronation Contingent - Parliament House Sydney, 30th June 1937

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Betty Hall collection
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Menus
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr H L. Napthali
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1937
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The Economic Theories of Paul Keating

The Economic Theories of Paul Keating

Mary Nicholson collection no. 1
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Cartoons
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Mr Peter Nicholson
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1990
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Mt Olympus Lake St. Clair

Mt Olympus Lake St. Clair

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Lake St Clair, Tasmania, Australia
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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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Yuendumu, Northern Territory, Australia
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Barnabas
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A caravan with Price and Co 'Ship' Candles...Each camel has 20 boxes of Candles

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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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Ivy Lovric's red beret

Ivy Lovric's red beret

Ivy Lovric collection
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Berets
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Ivy Lovric
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1988
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Metal hatpin, topped with small pearls arranged as a bunch of grapes

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Hatpins
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WATERFALLS AT THE TOWER STATION, LAUNCESTON, TAS.

WATERFALLS AT THE TOWER STATION, LAUNCESTON, TAS.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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World Tournament in Perth - Australia v Scotland 14-8-67.

World Tournament in Perth - Australia v Scotland 14-8-67.

History of Netball - Margaret Pewtress collection
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Scoresheets
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Melba Falls, Lorne

Melba Falls, Lorne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Melba Falls, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Charles H. Young
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Walka design from Ernabella

Walka design from Ernabella

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 3
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Paintings
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Tjariya (. Stanley
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1954
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Glass plate negative - Men and horses pulling the expedition car up a sandy stream bank, Victoria River district, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1922

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glass plate negatives
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1922
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Black and white photograph of Fred Daly at microphones

Black and white photograph of Fred Daly at microphones

Fred Daly collection
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Photographs
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Hon Frederick 'Fred' M. Daly
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Sticker

Sticker

St George Budapest Soccer Club collection
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Stickers
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Sydney heads from Manly

Sydney heads from Manly

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney Heads, Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Engraved boab nut 'Hunting and Gathering - Camp Life' by Jack Wherra

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Jack Wherra collection no. 1
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Nut carvings
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Mowanjum, West Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Jack Wherra
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1963
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Black Kodak camera and case

Black Kodak camera and case

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic equipment
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Soldiers' Pay Book of James Taylor

Soldiers' Pay Book of James Taylor

James Taylor Light Horse collection
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Account records
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Sergeant James S. Taylor
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Admiral Sperry arriving at Review, Sydney, 1908

Admiral Sperry arriving at Review, Sydney, 1908

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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1908
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Weapon - Spearthrower

Weapon - Spearthrower

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Spearthrowers
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Greetings from Australia - Miss Grace Palotta, Miss Nellie Stewart and Miss Gittell Brune

Greetings from Australia - Miss Grace Palotta, Miss Nellie S...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Australia
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Miss Grace Palotta
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Costume design in gouache and pencil on paper with card backing, showing an Aboriginal man posed wearing a feathered headdress

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Beth Dean Carell collection no. 2
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Design drawings
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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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Maria Marpoondin
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Portrait photograph of Peta Toppano

Portrait photograph of Peta Toppano

Jon Lewis collection
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Portrait photographs
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Jon Lewis
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Copy of Freedom of the City of London, dated 28 May 1959

Copy of Freedom of the City of London, dated 28 May 1959

Dr Robert C Percival collection
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Certificates
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Mr Edgar W. Percival
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Calico bag for Uncle Toby's oats

Calico bag for Uncle Toby's oats

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Food storage bags
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel E. McPhee
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1916
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The Cedars, Rev. Samuel Marsden's Old Home, Parramatta, N.S.W

The Cedars, Rev. Samuel Marsden's Old Home, Parramatta, N.S....

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Parramatta, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Eau de nil hat of netted fabric and two hat pins worn by Dame Pattie Menzies

Eau de nil hat of netted fabric and two hat pins worn by Dam...

Dame Pattie Menzies collection no. 2
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Headwear
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London, England
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Sainte Claire
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1955
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Gordon River Tas.

Gordon River Tas.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Gordon River, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Auntie Val's Blue Birds - 2GB

Auntie Val's Blue Birds - 2GB

Enid Treadgold collection
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Badges
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Angus & Coote, Jewellers
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1935
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Bulli Pass

Bulli Pass

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bulli Pass, Bulli, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Hexagonal Anglo-German (Lachernal or Wheatstone) concertina

Hexagonal Anglo-German (Lachernal or Wheatstone) concertina

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Concertinas
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Weapon - Boomerang - hunting

Weapon - Boomerang - hunting

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Boomerangs
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Bench axe and blade cover associated with George Taylor

Bench axe and blade cover associated with George Taylor

George Henry Taylor collection
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Axes
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Mr George H. Taylor
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Church - With Best Wishes (Hunter Baille Memorial Presbyterian Church Annandale)

Church - With Best Wishes (Hunter Baille Memorial Presbyteri...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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View of Yunnanfu railway station - summer 1919

View of Yunnanfu railway station - summer 1919

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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Painting depicts an anthropomorphic male figure

Painting depicts an anthropomorphic male figure

Dr Howard Morphy collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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A ship in a harbour.

A ship in a harbour.

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

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Pamela Ngallametta
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Eden Holme on Hebe Reef Jan 7th 1907

Eden Holme on Hebe Reef Jan 7th 1907

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Tamar River, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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