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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Melbourne train climbing Bourne Creek Bank, Kilcunda

Melbourne train climbing Bourne Creek Bank, Kilcunda

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bourne Creek, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1911
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Glass plate negative of landscape with low scrub and farmland

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Gladstone Weatherstone collection
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Glass plate negatives
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Parkesbourne, New South Wales, Australia
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Gladstone Weatherstone
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Professor Adolphus Elkin collection
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Spearthrowers
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Forrest River, Western Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1927
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Parish Hall, Linton

Parish Hall, Linton

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Batik silk scarf by Nyukana (Daisy) Baker, about 1973-4, Ernabella SA

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Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Scarves
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Nyukana (Daisy) Baker
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'Nyaru' by Charlie Wallabi, 2007

'Nyaru' by Charlie Wallabi, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Paintings
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Kilykily, Western Australia, Australia
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Charlie Wallabi
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2007
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This Australia engagement calander and diary for 1961

This Australia engagement calander and diary for 1961

Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Diaries
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Europe
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1960
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Masonic - Stand for Presentation plate

Masonic - Stand for Presentation plate

Ronald L Gale Masonic collection no. 1
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Stands
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Mr Ronald L. Gale
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1979
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Small bundle of light coloured bark wrapped about with thinner strips of string-like bark

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Specimens
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Victoria River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Portrait photograph of Patrice Newell

Portrait photograph of Patrice Newell

Jon Lewis collection
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Portrait photographs
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Jon Lewis
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Two photographs on card entitled Toorloo Arm from the Dong-an Dore, and Mia Mia and

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Nicholas Caire collection
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Lake Tyers, East Gippsland, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Nicholas Caire
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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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A W. Patrick
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1918
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Food ration card

Food ration card

Dr Stefan Csordas collection
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Ration cards
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Wels, Austria
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Dr Stefan Csordas
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1948
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Lens box for Kern-Paillard lens

Lens box for Kern-Paillard lens

Hans Wetzel collection
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Photographic equipment containers
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Buderim, Queensland, Australia
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Hans Wetzels Movie Museum
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Typical portraits of the aborigines

Typical portraits of the aborigines

The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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Prints
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London, England
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George French Angas
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1847
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Women Are Not Chicks

Women Are Not Chicks

Meredith Hinchliffe collection no. 1
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Posters
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Horne-Bowie collection
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Ripple Creek, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1926
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Wet specimen - Horse - brain

Wet specimen - Horse - brain

MacKenzie collection
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Zoological specimens
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'Susu Shell III' by Ellarose Savage, 2009

'Susu Shell III' by Ellarose Savage, 2009

Ellarose Savage collection no.1
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Linocuts
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Darnley (Erub) Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Ms Ellarose Savage
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2009
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Cream-coloured page on which is handwritten

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Notes
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Typed knitting pattern for a

Typed knitting pattern for a "Soldiers Cap"

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Patterns
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Placemat Version 2

Placemat Version 2

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Pencil sketch depicting two sheep

Pencil sketch depicting two sheep

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Sketches
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Thread gauge

Thread gauge

Neil, Lynette and Barry Ross collection
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Alfred Ross
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1933
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Young's Store Currency Note

Young's Store 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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Two Potamididae Pyrazus Ebeninus shells

Two Potamididae Pyrazus Ebeninus shells

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Shells
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New South Wales, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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Crystal wine glass from Old Parliament House

Crystal wine glass from Old Parliament House

Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 2
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Wine glasses
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Government of Australia
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Postcard featuring a coloured scene of draped flags of Britain and Australia, tied back to reveal a

Postcard featuring a coloured scene of draped flags of Brita...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Old Parliament House Port

Old Parliament House Port

1988 Opening of Parliament House collection
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Advertisements
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Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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1988
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Postcard featuring photograph of Randwick Racecourse, Sydney

Postcard featuring photograph of Randwick Racecourse, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Randwick Racecourse, Randwick, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1932
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Universal Disarmament Mobilization for Survival

Universal Disarmament Mobilization for Survival

Keith Suter collection no. 1
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G.P.O. Melbourne

G.P.O. Melbourne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Germany
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1911
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Shell

Shell

L and T Hackney collection
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Gilgandra, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Thomas P. Hackney
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1900
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Commemorative bus ticket for ACTION buses to the opening of New Parliament House in 1988

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ACTION Buses collection
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Bus tickets
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Australian Capital Territory Internal Omnibus Network
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1988
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Child's drawing - A Relative by Arnold Yunkaporta age 16yrs, Aurukun QLD

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Aurukun State School, Aurukun, Cape York, QLD, Australia
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Arnold Yunkaporta
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Australian Football League sports trading card of Chris Lewis of the West Coast Eagles

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Select Australia collection
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Collecting cards
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Terrey Hills, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Select Australia Pty Ltd
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1996
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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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Tjariya (. Stanley
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1954
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Stainless steel ring

Stainless steel ring

ET Fealy collection
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Baking tins
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Program for 'The Mikado', St Michael's Parish Hall, Golders Green, 26-29 November 1919

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Herbert Browne collection
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Group photograph

Group photograph

Thompson Family collection
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Photographs
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Man wearing hat, on left, holding bridle of dark-coloured Shetland pony. Ted William

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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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 Garden
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St Andrew's Cathedral, Town hall and George Street

St Andrew's Cathedral, Town hall and George Street

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney Town Hall, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Mundaring Weir, Western Australia

Mundaring Weir, Western Australia

David Kaus collection no. 3
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Photographs
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Mundaring Weir, Mundaring, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Child's drawing by W Djalumba

Child's drawing by W Djalumba

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Wendy Djalumbu Nurruwuthun
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Hotel and Railway Road, Kalamunda, WA

Hotel and Railway Road, Kalamunda, WA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Kalamunda, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Cigarette card

Cigarette card

Turner Family collection
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A rose, with birthday message, 12 November 1908

A rose, with birthday message, 12 November 1908

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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1908
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Press pass for 1982 visit to Australia by Vice-President the Honourable George Bush

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Graeme Thomson collection
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Passes
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Parliament of Australia
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1982
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Postcard featuring photograph of Man O War Steps, Sydney

Postcard featuring photograph of Man O War Steps, 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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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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Digging stick used in dance perfomance by Ernabella community, 2004

Digging stick used in dance perfomance by Ernabella communit...

Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 6
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Digging sticks
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Unknown
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2004
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Dot painting with central concentric circle by Dorothy Robinson

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Paintings
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Dorothy Robinson
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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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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Neville P. Japangardi
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Child's drawing by Tjimpayi, Ernabella SA

Child's drawing by Tjimpayi, Ernabella SA

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Tjimpayi
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1954
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Book titled 'Wedding Dress 1740-1970' written by Madelaine Ginsburg

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Margot Child collection
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Books
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London, England
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Victoria and Albert Museum
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1740
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Convict love token from J. Hooper

Convict love token from J. Hooper

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Coastal scene, Great Ocean Road, Lorne, Victoria

Coastal scene, Great Ocean Road, Lorne, Victoria

David Kaus collection no. 3
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Lorne, Victoria, Australia
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