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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Daryl Saunders
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Bark painting 'Map of painter's travell [sic] by plane from Yirrkala to Sydney' by Mawalan Marika, Yirrkala, 1963

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Dr Karel Kupka collection
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mawalan 2 Marika
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1963
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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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Painting depicts two rainbow snakes

Painting depicts two rainbow snakes

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Liverpool River, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Fred D. Narraldol
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Photographic portrait of Field Marshal Sir John D P French

Photographic portrait of Field Marshal Sir John D P French

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Darlinghurst, Sydney

Darlinghurst, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Darlinghurst, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Mint, Sydney

The Mint, Sydney

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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Christmas Greetings: Australian Sheep Shearing Shed -

Christmas Greetings: Australian Sheep Shearing Shed -

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1914
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Ground edge hatchet head [stone implement]

Ground edge hatchet head [stone implement]

Edmund Milne collection
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Edge-ground axe heads (stone)
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Toorale, New South Wales, Australia
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Shell used as a palette

Shell used as a palette

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Painted Wandjina board by Lily Karadada

Painted Wandjina board by Lily Karadada

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Mowanjum, West Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Lily Karadada
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Alice Springs High School
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Austrian Peasant Dances sheet music associated with Bodenwieser Ballet

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Cuckson Bodenwieser collection no. 2
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Sheet music
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Portraits of the Aboriginal inhabitants

Portraits of the Aboriginal inhabitants

The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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London, England
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George French Angas
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1847
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Letter from Joseph Sharpe to Thomas Mussen, November 14th 1864

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Alexander Mussen collection
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Pyramul, New South Wales, Australia
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Joseph Sharpe
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1864
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'Warla' by Billy Thomas, 2008

'Warla' by Billy Thomas, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Wangkatjungka, Western Australia, Australia
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Billy Thomas
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2008
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Envelope containing a letter from Joan Richmond to her mother

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Joan Richmond collection
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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1931
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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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Stan Kalkeeyorta
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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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Margaret Landis
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Small red wooden toy post

Small red wooden toy post

Terence Lane collection
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Toys
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Aboriginal breastplate for Joey, Chief of Petraman

Aboriginal breastplate for Joey, Chief of Petraman

Edmund Milne collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Petraman
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Not provided
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1931
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The Vicar Of Wakefield

The Vicar Of Wakefield

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Books
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

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

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Robina Tipakilippa
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Australia Day, Mt Gambier 1918

Australia Day, Mt Gambier 1918

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Commemorative badges
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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A W. Patrick
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1918
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Fibre basket by Noreena Kadibil, 2008

Fibre basket by Noreena Kadibil, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Baskets
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Noreena Kadibil
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2008
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Martin Place, Sydney

Martin Place, Sydney

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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Postcards

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Sydney. Iron Cove Bridge

Sydney. Iron Cove Bridge

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Iron Cove, Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Photographic glass plate positive depicting Aboriginal men standing in front of weatherboard building

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Richard Daintree collection
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Glass plate positives
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Queensland, Australia
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Richard Daintree
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1860
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Coogee, looking North

Coogee, looking North

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Coogee, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Bernly Private Hotel Kings Cross. Sydney. N.S.W

Bernly Private Hotel Kings Cross. Sydney. N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Kings Cross, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Palm Beach NSW

Palm Beach NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Bifold brass plate for punching braille

Bifold brass plate for punching braille

Dulcie May Magnus collection
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Braillers
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Card to accompany cake

Card to accompany cake

Margot Child collection
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Cards
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Mrs Margot Child
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1900
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Boot hook

Boot hook

Thompson Family collection
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Dennis
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S.S. Sydney

S.S. Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Robert Jolley
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Marmite for Appetite, Keeps You Tuned Up

Marmite for Appetite, Keeps You Tuned Up

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Sanitarium Health Food Co.
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Passengers for the 1.50 to Sydney Sunday July 16 1911

Passengers for the 1.50 to Sydney Sunday July 16 1911

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1911
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Convict love token from A.B.

Convict love token from A.B.

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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U.N. Decade for Women 1976-1985

U.N. Decade for Women 1976-1985

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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Hurstville Public School

Hurstville Public School

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Hurstville, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1906
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Amber bead necklace

Amber bead necklace

Guna Kinne collection no. 2
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Necklaces
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Latvia
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1950
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Pigmented plaited fibre armband

Pigmented plaited fibre armband

A Morrison collection no. 1
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Armbands
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Boxed set of drawing instruments belonging to John Smith Murdoch

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Roger Stuart collection
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W H Harling
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1881
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Scout's Basketworker badge certificate

Scout's Basketworker badge certificate

Barry Williams collection
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Certificates
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Barry Williams
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1943
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Etched glass

Etched glass

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Glasses
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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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There are men spearing turtle in the Appel Channel at Mornington Island

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Athol Thomas
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'Gurrumu',  bark painting, native plant species

'Gurrumu', bark painting, native plant species

Mulkun Wirrpanda collection
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mulkun Wirrpanda
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2013
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Mulwaree River, Goulburn

Mulwaree River, Goulburn

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Seven grey koalas

Seven grey koalas

Balarinji Art collection no.2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Football Incidents

Football Incidents

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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England
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Raphael Tuck & Sons
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1906
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Colour photograph of Tasmanian Peace Wagon launch in October 1984, a Quaker Peace Centre project

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Hobart Peace Centre collection
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Photographs
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Tasmania, Australia
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Quaker Peace Centre, Hobart
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1984
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Pokerwork kangaroo

Pokerwork kangaroo

Ray and Dallas Maple Family collection no. 2
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Wood carvings
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South Australia, Australia
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Howard Maple
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1930
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Vote with your feet Sunday 31 March 1985

Vote with your feet Sunday 31 March 1985

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Political badges
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Australia
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People for Nuclear Disarmament
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1985
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Bowral Superior Public School, 1908

Bowral Superior Public School, 1908

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bowral, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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Aboriginal Land Rights

Aboriginal Land Rights

Terry Fox collection
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An Express engine of today N.S.W. Railway

An Express engine of today N.S.W. Railway

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Unknown
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