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Silver plated metal and horse-hair hair brush

Silver plated metal and horse-hair hair brush

Ellen Rogers collection
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Hairbrushes
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Prouds Ltd, Diamond Merchants & Jewellers
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1928
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Painting depicts five animal figures

Painting depicts five animal figures

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Milaybuma
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1974
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Handbell - Note D# Octave 6 Pattern 7

Handbell - Note D# Octave 6 Pattern 7

Jennifer Anne Murphy collection
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Musical instruments
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London, England
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Whitechapel Bell Foundry
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1910
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Artwork titled

Artwork titled "Dispossessed"

Workshop Arts Centre collection no. 2
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Political posters
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New South Wales, Australia
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Alice Hinton Bateup
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1985
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Small brown vinyl suticase used to transport the late-Pleistocene Mungo cremation to Canberra by archaeologist Professor D J Mulvaney

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D J Mulvaney collection
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Suitcases
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Lake Mungo, New South Wales, Australia
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Professor Derek J. Mulvaney
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1925
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Kuring-Gai Chase

Kuring-Gai Chase

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Ku-ring-gai Chase, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Nell Millington
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1905
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Letter from Margaret Peden to Miss M.G. Wood, 28 October 1930

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Australian Women's Cricket Council collection
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Letters
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Chatswood, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Margaret Peden
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1930
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Invincible brand water bottle

Invincible brand water bottle

Hazel Merlo collection
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Water containers
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Australia
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Gentiana Kochiana

Gentiana Kochiana

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Postcards
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Parliament House, Canberra

Parliament House, Canberra

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Parliament of Australia
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Cat sitting on a chair in the garden at Springfield.

Cat sitting on a chair in the garden at Springfield.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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School report

School report

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Reports
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Cote D'Azur Jardin Fleuri

Cote D'Azur Jardin Fleuri

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Familiar Australian Singers

Familiar Australian Singers

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1913
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St Peters Church, East Maitland NSW

St Peters Church, East Maitland NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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East Maitland, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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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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1952
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Watercolour painting of a magpie sitting on a branch, which was given by the artist to William Scott for helping him

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Helen Cocks collection
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Watercolour paintings
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Tenterfield, New South Wales, Australia
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Neville W. Cayley Snr
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1898
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Children's drawing, Purrakapali by Raphaelia 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, Northern Territory, Australia
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Raphaelia Tipiloura
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Waterlily and Rock Snake by Doolie Nunggalawi

Waterlily and Rock Snake by Doolie Nunggalawi

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Bark paintings
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Doolie Nungalawi
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Chair made by Albert MacKenzie for president of Presbyterian WomenÂ?s Missionary Union, 1913

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Presbyterian Women's Missionary Union of Queensland
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Chairs
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'Tingarri Story', painted by Tim Payungka Tjapangarti, 1981

'Tingarri Story', painted by Tim Payungka Tjapangarti, 1981

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Paintings
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Tim P. Tjapangati
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1981
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YMCA - Red Triangle Day

YMCA - Red Triangle Day

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Club badges
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Young Mens Christian Association
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1914
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Sunshine stripper harvester

Sunshine stripper harvester

David Crane and Alice Sutton collection no. 1
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Stripper harvesters
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Sunshine, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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1911
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Handbell - Note D Octave 4 Pattern 21

Handbell - Note D Octave 4 Pattern 21

Jennifer Anne Murphy collection
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Musical instruments
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London, England
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Whitechapel Bell Foundry
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1910
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Certificate

Certificate

Woodleigh Shorthorn Stud collection
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Prize certificates
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Royal Agricultural Society of Victoria
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1982
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Chequebook owned by Wm Percy Faithfull

Chequebook owned by Wm Percy Faithfull

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Chequebooks
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Young Australia

Young Australia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Holden tiepin

Holden tiepin

Jack Heenan collection
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Tiepins
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GM Holden Ltd
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1970
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I've Struck A Chorus

I've Struck A Chorus

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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Richard Hollis & Sons .66 calibre single shot percussion pistol probably used by bushranger Frank Gardiner

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Thelma Brown collection
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Pistols
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Birmingham, West Midlands, England
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Richard Hollis & Son
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1832
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Royal Australian Navy Flag Officers sword belt

Royal Australian Navy Flag Officers sword belt

Department of Defence collection
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Sword belts
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London, England
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Holson & Sons, London
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Rifle birds

Rifle birds

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Neville W. Cayley Snr
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Courtroom sketch 'Tom Pauling, Ian Barker, Des Sturgess presenting evidence...' by Veronica O'Leary, dated 15 September 1982.

Courtroom sketch 'Tom Pauling, Ian Barker, Des Sturgess pres...

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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Pukamani mortuary pole by Leo Parlaunga, Melville or Bathurst Island

Pukamani mortuary pole by Leo Parlaunga, Melville or Bathurs...

Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies collection
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Ceremonial objects
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Leo Parlaunga
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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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Susanne Hayes
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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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Susan Ferguson
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Digging stick - wana

Digging stick - wana

Tjanpi 'Flying Seven Sisters' collection
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Digging sticks
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Blackstone (Papulankutja Aboriginal community), Western Australia, ...
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Mrs Mamie Butler
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2016
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Native Women Camel Drivers, South Aust.

Native Women Camel Drivers, South Aust.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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South Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Good luck be with you

Good luck be with you

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Passenger's small card pass valid for P&O RMS 'Strathmore' at Fremantle, Adelaide and Melbourne from 10-19 September, 1950

Passenger's small card pass valid for P&O RMS 'Strathmore' a...

Andrzej Jedrzejowski collection
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Passes
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1950
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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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Milton Poulton
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Australian rugby league cap, 1924

Australian rugby league cap, 1924

Vic Armbruster collection
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Caps
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Australia
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Vic Armbruster
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1924
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Blue Lake, Mt Gambier, SA

Blue Lake, Mt Gambier, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mount Gambier, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Postcard featuring a sepia photograph of bush shanties and people boating on Wingecarribee River, Berrima, N.S.W.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Berrima, New South Wales, Australia
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Weapon - Club - wooden

Weapon - Club - wooden

Charles Hart collection
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Clubs
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Take the toys away from the boys - Disarm

Take the toys away from the boys - Disarm

Audrey Johnson collection
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Political badges
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At the head of Middle Harbour / Wishing you a Merry Christmas

At the head of Middle Harbour / Wishing you a Merry Christma...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Stone slab with incised crocodile, a kangaroo, a wallaby, as well as a human figure with some small amount of vegetation

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Rock carvings
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Mowanjum, West Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Boomerang with red pigment

Boomerang with red pigment

Daisy Bates and Herbert Browne collection
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Boomerangs
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Ooldea, South Australia, Australia
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Daisy M. Bates CBE
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Australia Welcomes The American Fleet

Australia Welcomes The American Fleet

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The King's Grotto, Fairy Cave, Buchan

The King's Grotto, Fairy Cave, Buchan

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Buchan Caves, Buchan, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Circular black and red badge with central yellow circle [Aboriginal flag]

Circular black and red badge with central yellow circle [Abo...

Inada Holdings 19/08/1985 collection
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Badges
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Bruce Coaldrake collection
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Spearheads
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Valerie Henderson  (nee Faithfull), her mother, Ethel Faithfull, Edwina Henderson and her mother, Heather Henderson, (nee Menzies).

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Postcard featuring a printed portrait of Alderman R. Holloway, selected Labor Candidate for Goulburn

Postcard featuring a printed portrait of Alderman R. Hollowa...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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'Subject No.9 - Prime Ministers' bicentennial commemorative milk carton

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ACT Milk Authority collection
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Milk containers
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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ACT Milk Authority
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1988
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Miss Grace Palotta

Miss Grace Palotta

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Art Series
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Menu for a Luncheon on the 7th of July 1942 at Parliament House Canberra

Menu for a Luncheon on the 7th of July 1942 at Parliament Ho...

Betty Hall collection
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Menus
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr H L. Napthali
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1942
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Bark painting titled Goanna and snakes searching for food in grass by Djikululu, Milingimbi, Northern Territory

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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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Boomerang

Boomerang

Roy Barker collection no. 1
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