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AAT kings

AAT kings

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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Mount Isa, Queensland, Australia
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Patricia Turner
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Cylindrical wooden digging stick

Cylindrical wooden digging stick

Igor Zorich collection
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Digging sticks
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Pipe with a stem handcrafted from a Giant Petrel bone

Pipe with a stem handcrafted from a Giant Petrel bone

Dr Stefan Csordas collection
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Pipes
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Macquarie Island, Tasmania, Australia
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Dr Stefan Csordas
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1959
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Shell necklace

Shell necklace

Reverend and Mrs Fenn collection no. 2
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Necklaces
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Courtroom sketch 'Day 1 of the Chamberlain trial Justice Muirhead. Darwin.' by Veronica O'Leary dated 13 September 1982.

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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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Marsden Bridge, Goulburn

Marsden Bridge, Goulburn

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Goanna sculpture

Goanna sculpture

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Wood carvings
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Mutitjulu, Northern Territory, Australia
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Pulya Taylor
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Scribing knife

Scribing knife

George Henry Taylor collection
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Woodworking tools
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Mr George H. Taylor
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Beach Camp Scene

Beach Camp Scene

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Klennifea
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Robbery Under Arms, No. 1

Robbery Under Arms, No. 1

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Charles Hammond
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1907
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Sydney from Darling Harbour

Sydney from Darling Harbour

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Darling Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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'Sunday Well' by Dadda Samson, 2008

'Sunday Well' by Dadda Samson, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Jigalong, Western Australia, Australia
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Dadda Samson
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2008
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Martumili Ngurra painting

Martumili Ngurra painting

Martumili Ngurra Collection
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Acrylic paintings
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Parnngurr, Western Australia, Australia
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Kumpaya Girgaba
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2009
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He swore if we're bles't with childrenThe darlings I'll always adore

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Ankle band or Ngarau Musurr

Ankle band or Ngarau Musurr

Solomon and Josephine Ahmat collection
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Clothing accessories
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Bunbury looking East

Bunbury looking East

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bunbury, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Red-brown hard cover elephant folio scrapbook relating to John [Johnny] Warrens' soccer career, 1985+

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John 'Johnny' Warren collection
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Scrapbooks
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Johnny Warren MBE OAM
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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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Painting by Gordon Syron - Church On Hill, 1982

Painting by Gordon Syron - Church On Hill, 1982

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Oil paintings
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Coffs Harbour, New South Wales, Australia
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Gordon Syron
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1982
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Courtroom sketch 'Dr Anthony Jones.' by Veronica O'Leary, dated 8 October 1982.

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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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A corner knitlock brick still in its mould.

A corner knitlock brick still in its mould.

W Herbert and C Peters collection
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Bricks
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Warren Herbert
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Convict love token from George Robotham, 1827

Convict love token from George Robotham, 1827

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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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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Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dominica Katjirr
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Asymmetrical brown boomerang

Asymmetrical brown boomerang

Daisy Bates and Herbert Browne collection
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Boomerangs
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Western Australia, Australia
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Daisy M. Bates CBE
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Heard melodies are sweet, but those unheard are sweeter

Heard melodies are sweet, but those unheard are sweeter

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Miss Gladys Riddle
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Courtroom sketch 'Mr. Sturgess & Mr. Pauling, Crown.' by Veronica O'Leary, 1982.

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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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Boondara showing horse teams hitched to wagons loaded with wool bales.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Boondara, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1918
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Water buffalo carved by Albert Croker, Melville Island, 1964

Water buffalo carved by Albert Croker, Melville Island, 1964

Albert Croker collection
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Wood carvings
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Melville Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Albert Croker
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1964
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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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Port Keats (Wadeye), Northern Territory, Australia
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Paul D. Meldi
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Coming to the point

Coming to the point

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Master J Westwood
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White ceramic dinner plate with 'CACS' in the centre

White ceramic dinner plate with 'CACS' in the centre

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Dinner plates
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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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Camping area, Palm Beach, NSW

Camping area, Palm Beach, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Palm Beach, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Gupupuyngu mortuary rites.

Gupupuyngu mortuary rites.

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Binyinyuway
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1967
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Boomerangs
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Jamieson Range, Western Australia, Australia
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Reggie Jackson
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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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Reversible pink jacket

Reversible pink jacket

Carmelo Mirabelli collection no. 1
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Jackets
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Sydney Heads

Sydney Heads

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic 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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Boondara showing horses pulling wagons loaded with wool bales

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Boondara, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1918
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QSL card for Radio 2UE Sydney Ltd. Studios: 296 Pitt St., Sydney, N.S.W.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1991
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Poster 'The Bicentanimals Guide to Celebrating the Bicentenary'

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Australian Bicentennial Authority collection
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Posters
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Victorian Amateur Cycling Union road premiership 1933 gold fob shield won by Coburg Cycling Club members including Reg Goodwin

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Reg Goodwin collection
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Medallions
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Reginald A. Goodwin
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1933
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Armband

Armband

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Armbands
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Wooden tower over mine shaft and wooden water mill

Wooden tower over mine shaft and wooden water mill

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Everett. G. Griggs

Everett. G. Griggs

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Red cedar and raffia paddle 'kaba'

Red cedar and raffia paddle 'kaba'

Saibai Island Dance Group collection
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Paddles
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Saibai Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Saibai Island Dance Group
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1996
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Beni Souef Bank of Egypt

Beni Souef Bank of Egypt

Adrian Luck collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Cairo, Egypt
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Australian Army
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View from docks, Hobart, Tas

View from docks, Hobart, Tas

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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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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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Rex Loogatha
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Captain and crew SS Wyreema 1921

Captain and crew SS Wyreema 1921

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Kodak Ltd
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Australian Natives - Taking down the poor Bushies. A fool and his money soon parted

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Norman A. Lindsay
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Hunting Adastra Gulf airborne magnetometer

Hunting Adastra Gulf airborne magnetometer

Bureau of Mineral Resources collection no. 1
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Geophysical survey equipment
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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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Andrea
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Convict love token from William., 1843

Convict love token from William., 1843

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Carved wooden shield by Kabol of Sangapi, Bismark Schrader Ranges

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Ken and Amirah Inglis collection
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Shields
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Stuzzi Memocord MT570 audio cassette tape in a blue plastic case

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Ernest B Phillips collection
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Audio cassettes
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Grundig Intermedia GmbH
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1960
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Wedding of Hazel Faithfull and Yorke Henderson on 11 July 1922

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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1922
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Film negative - Attack Island, Glenelg River, Western Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1916

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Film negatives
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Glenelg River, Western Australia, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1916
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Bark painting 'Rainbow Serpent wrapped around tree' by Yuwunyuwun Marruwarr, Gunbalanya, 1974

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Yuwunyuwun Marruwarr
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1974
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Courtroom sketch 'Lindy Chamberlain listens [to] Michael giving evidence' by Veronica O'Leary, 1982.

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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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