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'Mala and the bad uncles at Tjikarri (II)', painted by Johnny Warangula Tjupurrula, 1976

'Mala and the bad uncles at Tjikarri (II)', painted by Johnn...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Johnny W. Tjupurrula
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1976
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Child's drawing Mayayingga by Minanbuy Wanambi

Child's drawing Mayayingga by Minanbuy Wanambi

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mayayingga Wanambi
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Lake Alexandrina, South Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1934
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Women in swimsuits standing at the water's edge

Women in swimsuits standing at the water's edge

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Italy
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1915
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Hot water bottle

Hot water bottle

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Bed-warmers
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Robert Fowler Pottery Works
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Billy hooks

Billy hooks

Milo Dunphy collection no. 2
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Camping equipment
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Four men skiing.

Four men skiing.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Charles H. Kerry
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Plaster kookaburra on a perch

Plaster kookaburra on a perch

Terence Lane collection
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Bird figures
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GOVERNMENT HOUSE. SYDNEY.

GOVERNMENT HOUSE. SYDNEY.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Government House, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Take the Toys from the Boys

Take the Toys from the Boys

Movement Against Uranium Mining collection
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Stickers
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Movement Against Uranium Mining
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1985
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Black and white photograph of US swimmer Dorothy Burns

Black and white photograph of US swimmer Dorothy Burns

National Sports Information Centre collection
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Los Angeles, California, United States of America
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Miss Dorothy Burns
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Australia greets America

Australia greets America

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Shell money

Shell money

Papuan Official collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Professor Wallace E. Armstrong
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1923
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Hawker, South Australia, Australia
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Country Women's Association
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1948
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The Spit-Bridge.

The Spit-Bridge.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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White ceramic dessert bowl with 'CACS' in the centre

White ceramic dessert bowl with 'CACS' in the centre

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Dessert dishes
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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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Sterling silver mounted emu egg candlestick holder, by Henry Steiner about 1880

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Terence Lane collection
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Candlesticks
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Australia
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Henry Steiner
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1860
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Bread carter's book

Bread carter's book

ET Fealy collection
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Account books
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Club

Club

Charles Hart collection
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Clubs
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1928
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Say Non!

Say Non!

Political Humour Competition 1996 collection
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Cartoons
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Mr Chris Kelly
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1995
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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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Margaret Landis
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Certificate awarded to Mrs V.M. Wilson at the Mirboo North A. and P. Society Annual Show, 1970 for first prize for a table centre

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Mirboo North, Victoria, Australia
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Mirboo North Times
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1970
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WATSONS BAY.

WATSONS BAY.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Watsons Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Sydney from G.P.O

Sydney from G.P.O

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Saxony, England
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1587
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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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Susan
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Large tortoiseshell hair comb

Large tortoiseshell hair comb

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Combs
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Walka design from Ernabella

Walka design from Ernabella

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 3
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Acrylic paintings
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Tjikalayi
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1954
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St Michael's (C of E) Vaucluse N.S.W.

St Michael's (C of E) Vaucluse N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Vaucluse, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Church of England
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Child's drawing by Fiona Aden, St Michael's School, Palm Island QLD

Child's drawing by Fiona Aden, St Michael's School, Palm Isl...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Palm Island, Queensland, Australia
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Fiona Aden
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Sydney.

Sydney.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Inventory of Effects for the late Lieutenant Vincent Burns, 13 July 1917

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Vincent Burns collection
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London, England
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Lieutenant Vincent A. Burns
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1917
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Ceramic tile

Ceramic tile

David Kaus collection no. 3
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Tiles
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Large group of people in an outdoor setting,15 June 1910

Large group of people in an outdoor setting,15 June 1910

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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1910
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Convict love token from George West, 1840

Convict love token from George West, 1840

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Souvenir half main bearing of the Central Engine from the Southern Cross used on Pacific, Australian, Tasman and English flights 1928-1929

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Ellen Rogers collection
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Aircraft components
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Charles E. Kingsford Smith
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1930
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Nova and Muhammad Ali with Sydney 2000 Olympic torch.

Nova and Muhammad Ali with Sydney 2000 Olympic torch.

Nova Peris collection
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Photographs
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Nova Peris
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2000
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Papers relating to NSW Education Action Network meeting

Papers relating to NSW Education Action Network meeting

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 1
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People for Nuclear Disarmament
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Beauchamp's Cliffs, Bundanoon, NSW

Beauchamp's Cliffs, Bundanoon, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bundanoon, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Mana the Shark

Mana the Shark

Regina Wagner collection
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Bulambi Djerrkura
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Edmund Milne collection
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Palmer River, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1914
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Professor Henry and Luise Krips collection
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Spearthrowers
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Western Desert, , Australia
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Not provided
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1993
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King Mallee of the Nyungar Danoo Outstation 1881

King Mallee of the Nyungar Danoo Outstation 1881

L Richard Smith breastplate collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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1881
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General Post Office, Sydney, NSW

General Post Office, Sydney, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Ceramic money box

Ceramic money box

William and Jeanette Derham Family - Bendigo Pottery collection
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Moneyboxes
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1878
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Landing Place, Captain Cook, Kurnell, Botany Bay

Landing Place, Captain Cook, Kurnell, Botany Bay

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Kurnell, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Captain James Cook
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1908
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Painting on cardboard featuring leaf-shapes and honey ants

Painting on cardboard featuring leaf-shapes and honey ants

Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 7
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Unknown
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Courtroom sketch 'Lindy Chamberlain with defence lawyers. John Phillips QC.' 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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Child's drawing - Things I see around me by Timothy Paul Kerinaiua age 9yrs, Bathurst Island NT

Child's drawing - Things I see around me by Timothy Paul Ker...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Wurrumiyanga (Nguiu), Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Terri...
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Timothy P. Kerinaiua
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Child's drawing by Litja, Ernabella SA

Child's drawing by Litja, Ernabella SA

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Litja
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1954
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Hook

Hook

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Hooks
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PORT ARTHUR FROM N.E.

PORT ARTHUR FROM N.E.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Print - Carter's Floral Illustrations

Print - Carter's Floral Illustrations

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Prints
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Child's drawing by Trevor Adamson, Ernabella SA

Child's drawing by Trevor Adamson, Ernabella SA

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Trevor
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1954
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Brown, orange, yellow and green knitted tea-cosy

Brown, orange, yellow and green knitted tea-cosy

Justice Else-Mitchell collection no. 1
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Tea-cosies
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Child's drawing - 'Hunting of the emu' by Tim Taylor age 8

Child's drawing - 'Hunting of the emu' by Tim Taylor age 8

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Tim Tayor
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Grace Loogatha
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The Army Plane that came to Warburton by Eunice Yunurupa Porter

The Army Plane that came to Warburton by Eunice Yunurupa Por...

Warakurna History Paintings collection
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Paintings
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Warakurna Community, Western Australia, Australia
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Eunice Y. Porter
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2011
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Christmas decoration

Christmas decoration

Margaret Twiss collection
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Christmas decorations
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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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Six letters to Mrs Chifley

Six letters to Mrs Chifley

Ben Chifley collection no. 3
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Letters
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Hardback accounts ledger for 1866, with green fabric cover, brown leather spine and corners

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Robin Moorhouse collection
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Account books
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Penfolds Wine Pty Ltd
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1866
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