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Game ticket

Game ticket

J B Young Ltd collection
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Game pieces
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Sandhills

Sandhills

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Pair of short khaki webbing gaiters with leather straps

Pair of short khaki webbing gaiters with leather straps

Parsons collection
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Gaiters
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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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Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
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Ricky Smith
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Courtoom sketch of the Chamberlain trial 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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Improvised griller made from two different gauges of metal wire and an axe handle

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Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Cooking equipment
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'Dhanggi', bark painting, native plant species

'Dhanggi', 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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2014
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Untitled child's drawing by Edna Mary Tipiloura, Bathurst Island NT

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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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Edna M. Tipiloura
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Gough Whitlam at the lectern flanked by Joh Bjelke Petersen, Therese Daly, Margaret Whitlam, Fred Daly and others

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Fred Daly collection
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Photographs
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Young's currency note

Young's 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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Congratulations card

Congratulations card

Margot Child collection
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Cards
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Mrs Margot Child
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Peace

Peace

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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1981
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The Journal: The Official publication of the Bread Manufacturers of NSW

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ET Fealy collection
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Journals
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Cane bread basket

Cane bread basket

ET Fealy collection
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Bread baskets
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A ferry on water.

A ferry on water.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Art Series
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Let cricket flourish

Let cricket flourish

Dunbar Shipwreck collection
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Belt buckles
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Outer South Head, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1857
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Joh Bjelke Petersen shaking hands with Mrs Therese Daly and Fred Daly looking on

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Fred Daly collection
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Certificates
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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South Australian Chamber of Manufacturers
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1936
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'The Percival `Gull'...Supreme in Comfort and Performance'

'The Percival `Gull'...Supreme in Comfort and Performance'

Neil Jensen collection
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Pamphlets
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Portrait photograph of Jeanie Lewis

Portrait photograph of Jeanie Lewis

Jon Lewis collection
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Portrait photographs
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Jon Lewis
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1986
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The monolith, Mt Buffalo, Victoria

The monolith, Mt Buffalo, Victoria

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mount Buffalo, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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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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Lord Darnley's Audience Chamber. Holyrood Palace. Edinburgh

Lord Darnley's Audience Chamber. Holyrood Palace. Edinburgh

Jack Russel Greenham collection
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Photographic postcards
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Edinburgh, Scotland
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Old City Wall from Pleasance, Edinburgh

Old City Wall from Pleasance, Edinburgh

Jack Russel Greenham collection
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Edinburgh, Scotland
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Copy negative - Dr Herbert Basedow on South Australian Government North-west Expedition, near present-day Granite Downs station, South Australia, photographed by Alfred E. Treloar using Basedow's camera, 1903

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Negatives
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Australia
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Alfred Treloar
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1903
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Protest placard 'Closing Down, Ruined by the Basin Plan', Griffith, 15 December 2011

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Murray-Darling Basin Authority collection
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Placards
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Griffith, New South Wales, Australia
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Griffith Business Chamber
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2011
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Ray and Dallas Maple Family collection no. 2
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Boomerangs
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Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
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Ray Maple
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1968
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Aerial View of Blackpool

Aerial View of Blackpool

Elsie Deane collection
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Photographic postcards
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Blackpool, England
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Elsie Deane
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The Printing Machine

The Printing Machine

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Journals
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Horne-Bowie collection
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Boomerangs
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Ripple Creek, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1926
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Horne-Bowie collection
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Spearheads
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Western Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1926
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Ceremonial site of Walakurkurru

Ceremonial site of Walakurkurru

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Paintings
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Yayayi, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Timmy P. Djabanardi
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1976
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Sepia photograph of a town in flood, Bega

Sepia photograph of a town in flood, Bega

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bega, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Argent Street (Looking North), Broken Hill

Argent Street (Looking North), Broken Hill

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1909
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Bore gauge

Bore 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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Small metallic skewer with a circular closed hook

Small metallic skewer with a circular closed hook

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Skewers
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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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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Yirara College
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Plan Showing Lower Murrumbidgee River Flooding 1931

Plan Showing Lower Murrumbidgee River Flooding 1931

Mudgee Historical Society collection
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Maps
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Murrumbidgee River, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Henry H. Dare
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1931
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Poster

Poster

Union of Australian Women collection
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Posters
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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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Pair of ladies cream kid ankle boots

Pair of ladies cream kid ankle boots

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Boots
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1870
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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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Margaret Trindle
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Nobby's, Newcastle, New South Wales

Nobby's, Newcastle, New South Wales

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Nobbys Head, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Grey and beige coloured, circular, smooth stone in a ring shape

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Reverend and Mrs Fenn collection no. 2
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Snail shell necklace

Snail shell necklace

Claire Smith collection
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Necklaces
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Pirti (winnowing dish) - made by Angilyiya Tjapiti Mitchelll and Sokaway Paula Lyons, 2015

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Tjanpi 'Flying Seven Sisters' collection
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Sculptures
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Kuru Ala, Western Australia, Australia
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Angilyiya T. Mitchell
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2015
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Photograph of Caroline Paullena Bullivant, by W.E. Barnes, Wangaratta, 1873

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Horse photographs and ephemera collection no. 2
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Cartes-de-visite
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Wangaratta, Victoria, Australia
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W.E. Barnes
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1873
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Photograph of Carmelo Mirabelli sitting on grass

Photograph of Carmelo Mirabelli sitting on grass

Carmelo Mirabelli collection no. 2
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Photographs
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Carmelo Mirabelli Mr
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Photograph of Edgar Richard Mayne standing in front of the scoreboard of the East Melbourne Cricket Club

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Nanette Ward collection
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Photographs
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Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Edgar Richard Mayne
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1921
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Orroroo, South Australia, Australia
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1937
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Piece of a turtle shell

Piece of a turtle shell

Herbert E Read collection
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Animal parts
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Ocean Beach Narrabeen, NSW

Ocean Beach Narrabeen, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Narrabeen Beach, Narrabeen, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Bark painting Freshwater Turtles and Grass Snakes by Djikululu

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Y Pettinato collection
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Djikululu
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Radio desk with amateur radio equipment, associated with Morrie Meyers, September 1967.

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Gweneth Meyers collection
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Photographs
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Mr Morris H. Meyers OBE
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Club

Club

Horne-Bowie collection
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Clubs
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Western Victoria, Victoria, Australia
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Not provided
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1926
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Kids

Kids "navy" t-shirt

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Weapon - Spearthrower

Weapon - Spearthrower

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Spearthrowers
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E.R. Mayne wearing a white suit, carrying binoculars and smoking a cigar

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Nanette Ward collection
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Photographs
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Edgar Richard Mayne
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Nazir shell of the Trochus species

Nazir shell of the Trochus species

Dr Wolfgang Laade collection
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Shells
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Torres Strait, ,
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1993 calendar featuring artworks by Year 9 Art Students at Thursday Island High School

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1992 Torres Strait Islands Cultural Festival collection
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Calendars
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Thursday (Waiben) Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Thursday Island High School
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1992
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Poster titled '10000 US Troops tomorrow - no thanks!...'

Poster titled '10000 US Troops tomorrow - no thanks!...'

Benny Zable collection no. 2
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Political posters
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