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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Boomerangs
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1973
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Pencil drawing in Papunya style by unknown Pintupi artist, 1971

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Papunya Art 2008 collection
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Pencil drawings
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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1971
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Child's drawing by Maria Fullerton titled 'Palm Island', St Michael's School, Palm Island QLD

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Palm Island, Queensland, Australia
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Maria Fullerton
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Arthur Pontimillui
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Convict love token from S.B., born January 12th 1815

Convict love token from S.B., born January 12th 1815

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Prince's Bridge, Melbourne, Australia

Prince's Bridge, Melbourne, Australia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Raphael Tuck & Sons
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The pioneer

The pioneer

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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J Hutchings
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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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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Group of women on the deck of the T.S.S. Ballarat [1912]

Group of women on the deck of the T.S.S. Ballarat [1912]

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1912
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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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Edgar Richard Mayne
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Boondara showing horse teams hitched to wagons loaded with wool bales.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Boondara, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1918
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Aringa, Foote Street, Dromana, Vic.  Self catering holiday house

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Dromana, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mary N. Puruntatameri
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Envelope titled 'United for Victory Interlocking Jigsaw'

Envelope titled 'United for Victory Interlocking Jigsaw'

People's Paraphernalia collection no. 3
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Envelopes
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Australia
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John Sands Pty Ltd
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1942
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Edmund Milne collection
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Boomerangs
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Barron River, Queensland, Australia
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Hibiscus meraukensis Malvaceae

Hibiscus meraukensis Malvaceae

Banks Florilegium collection
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Engravings
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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Poster depicting the Provisional Parliament House, Canberra, from the air

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People's Paraphernalia collection no. 20
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Posters
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Australian National Publicity Association
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1940
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Duke Street, Woolloomooloo, Sydney

Duke Street, Woolloomooloo, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Woolloomooloo, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Katherine L. Farran
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Dingoes about

Dingoes about

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr James A. Turner
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Painting of Four men hunting in the forest by Julie Haysomm

Painting of Four men hunting in the forest by Julie Haysomm

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Watercolour paintings
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Townsville, Queensland, Australia
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Julie Haysom
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1993
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Greetings from Rockdale

Greetings from Rockdale

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Rockdale, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Old Irish Cottage, Exhibition, Dublin, 1907

Old Irish Cottage, Exhibition, Dublin, 1907

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Belfast, Northern Ireland
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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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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Jorna Raymond
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Baldwin Spencer and Paddy Cahill by Gabriel Maralngurra

Baldwin Spencer and Paddy Cahill by Gabriel Maralngurra

Gabriel Maralngurra collection
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Paintings
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Gabriel Maralngurra
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School report

School report

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Reports
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Duncan Thompson's rugby league cap

Duncan Thompson's rugby league cap

Ian Thompson collection
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Caps
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Farmers Co Ltd
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1922
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Wirth Bros. £1,000 Giraffe

Wirth Bros. £1,000 Giraffe

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Boomerangs
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Jamieson Range, Western Australia, Australia
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Reggie Jackson
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Parsley Bay NSW

Parsley Bay NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Parsley Bay, Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Lubra & Child, River Murray, S.A.

Lubra & Child, River Murray, S.A.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Lower Murray River, South Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Wedding photograph of Sylvia and John Parsons with their wedding party.

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Parsons collection
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Photographs
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Gunning, New South Wales, Australia
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1941
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The Bondman - Stromboli Sulphur Mines Scene 2, Act III

The Bondman - Stromboli Sulphur Mines Scene 2, Act III

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Boondara showing horses pulling wagons loaded with wool bales

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Boondara, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1918
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Invitation Miss Faithfull from Mrs Merewether

Invitation Miss Faithfull from Mrs Merewether

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Invitations
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Freemason's Installed Mark Master's apron

Freemason's Installed Mark Master's apron

Ronald L Gale Masonic collection no. 1
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Ceremonial aprons
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Mr Ronald L. Gale
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Headdress from the West Kimberley region, with ears, mouth and teeth

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Paddy Roe collection
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Dance equipment
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Jack Lee
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1968
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Alice in Anderson's Wonderland City Bondi

Alice in Anderson's Wonderland City Bondi

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bondi, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Alice the Elephant
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1907
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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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Steven Turner
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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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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Tree Lament

The Tree Lament

Benny Zable collection no. 2
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Manuscripts
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Majarrka shield by Yanpiyarti Ned Cox, 2007

Majarrka shield by Yanpiyarti Ned Cox, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Shields
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Yanpiyarti N. Cox
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2007
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Clare, South Australia, Australia
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Clare Agricultural & Horticultural Society
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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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Michaela Tipungwuti
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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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1966
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Dances from Manarrngu  Hollow Log Ceremony.

Dances from Manarrngu Hollow Log Ceremony.

Y Pettinato collection
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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David D. Malangi
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Anti-Warism at a University: suggestions for Change

Anti-Warism at a University: suggestions for Change

Elsie Gare collection no. 1
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Pamphlets
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Mr Gregg Landy
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Postcard featuring a Surf Club Carnival at Thirroul Beach, NSW, Easter Monday,1910

Postcard featuring a Surf Club Carnival at Thirroul Beach, N...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Thirroul, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1910
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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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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Victor Punguatji
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Exercises for Ladies to Improve and Perfect Beauty

Exercises for Ladies to Improve and Perfect Beauty

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Books
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1837
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Painting depicts a large sawfish surrounded by two turtles and three stingrays

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American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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1948
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Prostanthera Melissifolia

Prostanthera Melissifolia

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
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Botanical specimens
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
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1875
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Handmade awl

Handmade awl

Guiseppe Picone collection
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Awls
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Mr Guiseppe '. Picone
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E D Johnson Marine Chronometer No 111, with accessories in a wooden case

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Department of Defence collection
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Chronometers
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London, England
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Edward Daniel Johnson
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Land Ahoi, 30 May 1949

Land Ahoi, 30 May 1949

D Simankevicius collection
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Newsletters
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1949
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Triple Beizam Headdress with Reef Fish, by Ken Thaiday Senior

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Ken Thaiday collection no. 3
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Headdresses
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Kenneth J. Thaiday Sr
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Lane Cove River at Fig Tree, Hunters Hill

Lane Cove River at Fig Tree, Hunters Hill

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Hunters Hill, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Pigmented plaited fibre armband

Pigmented plaited fibre armband

A Morrison collection no. 1
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Armbands
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'Djalkurrk', bark painting, native plant species

'Djalkurrk', 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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Glass plate negative - Ploughing with camels, Fowlers Bay station north of the Great Australian Bight, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1920
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Coogee Beach, Sydney N.S.W

Coogee Beach, Sydney N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Coogee Beach, Coogee, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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