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Faithfull brothers Henry Montague and Reginald, William Percy and George

Faithfull brothers Henry Montague and Reginald, William Perc...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Masonic Life Governor jewel

Masonic Life Governor jewel

Ronald L Gale Masonic collection no. 1
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Regalia
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Leslie H. Gale
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Cannon from HMB Endeavour, which was jettisoned on the Great Barrier Reef in 1770 and recovered in 1969

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Endeavour Cannon collection
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Cannons
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Captain James Cook
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1725
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1/2 Mile Australasia Championship 1926 - 2nd place medal

1/2 Mile Australasia Championship 1926 - 2nd place medal

Ken Ross collection
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Sports medals
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Mr Ken Ross
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1926
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National Anthem, and God Save the King, handwritten on a piece of paper

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Mosman Bay

Mosman Bay

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mosman Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Child on Rocking Horse

Child on Rocking Horse

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Kodak
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Burswood, the old home of the Henty's, Portland, Vic

Burswood, the old home of the Henty's, Portland, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Portland, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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My island in the sun

My island in the sun

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Edna M. Tipiloura
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'California' & 'West Virginia' in Sydney Harbour 23/7/25

'California' & 'West Virginia' in Sydney Harbour 23/7/25

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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United States Navy
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1925
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The Royal Agricultural Society Victoria,

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Colledge Family collection
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Certificates
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Miss Emilie Roach
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1952
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Glass spearhead

Glass spearhead

Horne-Bowie collection
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Spearheads
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Message stick

Message stick

Stan Mitchell collection
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Greetings from Petersham

Greetings from Petersham

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Petersham, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Double Bay, Sydney, NSW

Double Bay, Sydney, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Double Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Scenic Sydney - St. Andrew's Cathedral - Near Manly

Scenic Sydney - St. Andrew's Cathedral - Near Manly

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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Last cochlear receiver-stimulator implanted in first bionic ear recipient

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Graeme Clark, University of Melbourne - Cochlear Limited collection
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Cochlear implants
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Trout Stream, Oaklands, Mittagong, 1907

Trout Stream, Oaklands, Mittagong, 1907

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mittagong, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Film negative - Granite hill, Moorilyanna soakage, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1903

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Film negatives
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1903
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Document - 'Particulars of Police Killed and Wounded by Bushrangers 1862 to 1868'

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Bob Marshall collection no. 1
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Kingsly Hall. Potts Point N.S.W.

Kingsly Hall. Potts Point N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Potts Point, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Wooden toy shield

Wooden toy shield

Olive Pink collection
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Toys
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Central Desert, South Australia, Australia
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Miss Olive Pink
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Black and white photograph of US swimmer Ethelda Bleibtrey receiving Olympic trophies from the King of Belgium, 1920

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National Sports Information Centre collection
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Belgium
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Miss Ethelda Bleibtrey
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1920
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Sydney Harbour, Botanical Gardens in the foreground

Sydney Harbour, Botanical Gardens in the foreground

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Royal Botanic Gardens, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Canoe repair kit assembled and used by Olegas Truchanas

Canoe repair kit assembled and used by Olegas Truchanas

Melva Truchanas collection
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Repair kits
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South West Tasmania, Tasmania, Australia
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Olegas Truchanas
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1968
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Queenstown, Tas

Queenstown, Tas

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Queenstown, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Courtroom sketch 'Professor Boettcher, cross-examined by Barker. QC.' by Veronica O'Leary, dated 18 October 1982.

Courtroom sketch 'Professor Boettcher, cross-examined by Bar...

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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Certificate

Certificate

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Prize certificates
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Yass, New South Wales, Australia
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1906
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Cartoon of Aboriginal activist and bureaucrat Charlie Perkins reclining in a chair reading a TV Guide

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Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Mr Ward O'Neill
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1980
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Circular Quay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Circular Quay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Circular Quay, Sydney Cove, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Glass plate negative - Preparing for an emu hunt, Wogait people, Anson Bay, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1905-1911

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glass plate negatives
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Anson Bay, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1905
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Australia Day 1918

Australia Day 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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Atkinson & Co
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1918
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Certificate

Certificate

Andrzej Jedrzejowski collection
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Certificates
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Kodak No. 1A pocket camera used by James Pitkeathly

Kodak No. 1A pocket camera used by James Pitkeathly

James Pitkeathly collection no. 1
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Pocket cameras
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Eastman Kodak Company
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Ayers Rock fruit salad

Ayers Rock fruit salad

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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T-shirts
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O Gauge House model train USA-type diesel locomotive

O Gauge House model train USA-type diesel locomotive

Bruce Macdonald collection
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Toy locomotives
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"HIGHLY COMMENDED, GOULBURN, 1908, A., P., AND H. SOCIETY"

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1908
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Australian Peace Committee Supports World Disarmament Campaign

Australian Peace Committee Supports World Disarmament Campai...

Union of Australian Women collection
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Political 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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Certificate

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Nettie McColive collection
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Quorn, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
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Country Women's Association
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1945
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Wilmington, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
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1928
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1985  Participation Development Peace - IYY [International Youth Year].

1985 Participation Development Peace - IYY [International Y...

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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Glass plate negative - Man with spear poised, central Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glass plate negatives
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1920
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Invoice

Invoice

ET Fealy collection
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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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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Colleen Kerinaiua
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Sydney Harbour

Sydney Harbour

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Eileen T. Tipungwuti
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Glass plate negative - The game of 'gorri', Humbert River station, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1922

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glass plate negatives
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1922
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Tirranna program 1899

Tirranna program 1899

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Programs
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Postcard featuring a black and white image of Cairo

Postcard featuring a black and white image of Cairo

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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1916
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I'm Rather Upset [Caricature of a kangaroo playing cricket]

I'm Rather Upset [Caricature of a kangaroo playing cricket]

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Harding & Billings
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Ring made from the metal of a US fighter jet from the Vietnam War

Ring made from the metal of a US fighter jet from the Vietna...

Union of Australian Women collection
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Finger rings
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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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Certificate of Airworthiness for aircraft HB-OFU in Great Britain and Northern Ireland, 1937

Certificate of Airworthiness for aircraft HB-OFU in Great Br...

Neil Jensen collection
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Aviation documents
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Painting is divided into 4 panels with circle in centre and a vertical band contains 3  catfish

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Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Magani
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1966
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CANBERRA - Hon. Andrew Fisher laying Foundation Stone 12.3.13 H&S

CANBERRA - Hon. Andrew Fisher laying Foundation Stone 12.3.1...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Yass, New South Wales, Australia
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Howard & Shearsby
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1913
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Punyurrpungkunya', painted by Shorty Lungkarta Tjungurrayi, 1977

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Paintings
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Shorty Lungkarta Tjungurrayi
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1977
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Working Men's Association Port Adelaide No.2644

Working Men's Association Port Adelaide No.2644

Andrew Reeves collection no. 3
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Membership badges
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Port Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Waterside Workers Federation (Port Adelaide Branch)
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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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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lucille Poantamului
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'Rakay', bark painting, native plant species

'Rakay', 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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Untittled, square, batik silk scarf in blue, green and gold colours, by Nyukana Baker

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Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 7
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Scarves
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Nyukana (Daisy) Baker
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Piece of fractured yellow Pyrex mirror blank, a relic from the 2003 bush fire that destroyed the Mount Stromlo Observatory

Piece of fractured yellow Pyrex mirror blank, a relic from t...

Mount Stromlo Observatory collection
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Telescope accessories
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Mount Stromlo, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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2003
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Stop Uranium Mining

Stop Uranium Mining

Movement Against Uranium Mining collection
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Political badges
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Movement Against Uranium Mining
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1983
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