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Wooden pack saddle consisting of an A-shaped timber frame with items attached by wire, chains and straps

Wooden pack saddle consisting of an A-shaped timber frame wi...

John Swain collection
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Saddles
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Snowy Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Charles Carter
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1933
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Medicine is to be taken in Water

Medicine is to be taken in Water

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Dr E J. Chowne
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1906
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Cylindrical basket

Cylindrical basket

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Baskets
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1948
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Razorback, Mt Hotham, Vic

Razorback, Mt Hotham, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mount Hotham, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Letter with envelope from Joan Richmond - Darwin

Letter with envelope from Joan Richmond - Darwin

Joan Richmond collection
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Letters
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Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
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1931
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S.S.

S.S. "Levuka" at 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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G Richard-Cordingley
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Bark painting depicts three black fish

Bark painting depicts three black fish

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Birigitji
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1966
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The Final Hearing of the Kenbi Land Claim of 1995, (turtle shell) by Gullawun Daniel Lee, 1999

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Gullawun Daniel Roque Lee collection
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Cox Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Gullawun D. Lee
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1994
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Hotel Canobolas, Orange NSW

Hotel Canobolas, Orange NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Stainless steel serving spoon-fork

Stainless steel serving spoon-fork

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Serving spoons
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Launching of New Manly Steamer 'Binngarra' at Woolwich Dockyard

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Exchange Studios
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1905
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Painting is an abstract design of patterned & black horizontal bands

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Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Snake Bay, Melville Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Alie Miller
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1965
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Embroidery sampler

Embroidery sampler

Rose Pellet Sampler collection
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Textile samplers
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Miss Rose A. Pellet
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1847
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Wattle Blossum into Soldiers, illustrated by Maisie Carte

Wattle Blossum into Soldiers, illustrated by Maisie Carte

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Black Rock [Half Moon Bay]

Black Rock [Half Moon Bay]

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Black Rock, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1905
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Pastel drawing of an old possum skin cloak

Pastel drawing of an old possum skin cloak

Tooloyn Koortakay collection
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Drawings
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East Gippsland, Victoria, Australia
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Lee Darroch
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1999
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Australian National Band (World Tour) Staff

Australian National Band (World Tour) Staff

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
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Photogelatine Engraving Co.
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Knife made from a ground-down flat file, with a corn cob handle, as used by swagmen in the Depression era

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Paul Watts collection
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Knives
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Gatton, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Paul Watts
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1986
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Eastman Kodak folding camera used by James Pitkeathly

Eastman Kodak folding camera used by James Pitkeathly

James Pitkeathly collection no. 1
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Cameras
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Eastman Kodak Company
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Blade [stone implement]

Blade [stone implement]

Enid Bowden collection
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Blades
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Normanton, Queensland, Australia
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Poppy Day fundraising badge

Poppy Day fundraising badge

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Commemorative badges
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Frankston, Victoria, Australia
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Hudson Swann
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Four female figures mounted on horseback and one female figure standing beside a horse.

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Beaten copper artwork by Matthias Kauage

Beaten copper artwork by Matthias Kauage

Ken and Amirah Inglis collection
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Matthias Kauage
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New Norfolk

New Norfolk

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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New Norfolk, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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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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Julienne Tipiloura
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Centenary Tower & The Lakes, Mt Gambier, SA

Centenary Tower & The Lakes, 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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Courtroom sketch 'Mrs Chamberlain' by Veronica O'Leary, dated 13 October 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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Travel document issued to Mr Capelluti to enable him to travel to his place of work 18 September 1945

Travel document issued to Mr Capelluti to enable him to trav...

Rosa Cappelluti collection
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Travel documents
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1945
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William Percy Faithfull

William Percy Faithfull

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Portrait photographs
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1911
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Scott's Head Beach near Macksville, NSW

Scott's Head Beach near Macksville, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Scotts Head, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Small aluminium egg cup

Small aluminium egg cup

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Eggcups
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Card from Governor General and Mrs Slim wishing a Merry Christmas, 1956

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Christmas cards
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Pocket-size diary of 1954 belonging to Edna Thompson, containing details of her daily activities while living in Japan

Pocket-size diary of 1954 belonging to Edna Thompson, contai...

Thompson Family collection
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Diaries
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Japan
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Edna M. Thompson
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1954
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'Natawalu' by Mayapu Elsie Thomas, 2007

'Natawalu' by Mayapu Elsie Thomas, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Paintings
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Fitzroy Crossing, Western Australia, Australia
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Mayapu E. Thomas
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2007
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Card with inscribed message

Card with inscribed message

Hazel Hooton and Elizabeth Gibson collection
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Cards
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Hazel Hooton
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1918
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Palm leaf basket from Port Essington,  made by Queenie and Kathleen Cunningham, 2015

Palm leaf basket from Port Essington, made by Queenie and K...

Port Essington collection no. 2
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Baskets
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Cobourg Peninnsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Queenie Cunningham
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2015
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Novelty ceramic ashtray or pin tray in the form of a young girl

Novelty ceramic ashtray or pin tray in the form of a young g...

JR Lawson Pty Ltd Auctioneers collection no. 3
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Ashtrays
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Chatswood, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mashman Bros
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1910
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Lasseter Story by Eunice Yunurupa Porter

Lasseter Story by Eunice Yunurupa Porter

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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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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Maree
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 'Who Is The Taller?'

'Who Is The Taller?'

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Unknown
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1907
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Scenes - Australian Coast

Scenes - Australian Coast

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr Herbert Beecroft
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Courtroom sketch made at the1982 trial of Michael and Lindy Chamberlain by artist Veronica O'Leary

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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

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Joe A. Djakala
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Convict love token from John Gardiner

Convict love token from John Gardiner

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Sketches of Tommy's life - Out on rest - No 5

Sketches of Tommy's life - Out on rest - No 5

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Paris, France
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Toepfer mirror galvanometer

Toepfer mirror galvanometer

Bureau of Mineral Resources collection no. 1
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Geophysical survey equipment
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First prize card awarded at the Yass Spring Show, 1906

First prize card awarded at the Yass Spring Show, 1906

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1906
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Titchener toy train locomotive

Titchener toy train locomotive

Bruce Macdonald collection
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Toy locomotives
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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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Cliff Everett
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The King's School, Parramatta, NSW

The King's School, Parramatta, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Parramatta, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Haji Sir Abdullah Haroon Memorial Tennis Tournament 1951 Ladies Doubles trophy

Haji Sir Abdullah Haroon Memorial Tennis Tournament 1951 Lad...

Thompson Family collection
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Trophies
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Pakistan
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1951
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Microtis Porrifolia

Microtis Porrifolia

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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1873
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Invitation to attend the Conseil Mondial de la Paix session de Budapest, 1953, to Bill Morrow

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Milleese Morrow Boughton collection
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Invitations
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Budapest, Hungary
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Mr William 'Bill' Morrow
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1953
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Aboriginal breastplate for King Too Too, Crack Horsebreaker & Glastonbury Coach Groom

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Genevieve Head collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Gympie, Queensland, Australia
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Wm M Lynn, General Engraver
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1888
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Part of model dancing platform

Part of model dancing platform

Papuan Official collection
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Models
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Central Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr B W. Bramell
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1927
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Undiscovered #3, from a series of ten prints by Michael Cook, 2010

Undiscovered #3, from a series of ten prints by Michael Cook...

Michael Cook collection
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Mr Michael Cook
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2010
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After heavy rain

After heavy rain

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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Frank Proust and others en route to Southern Cloud crash site

Frank Proust and others en route to Southern Cloud crash sit...

Frank Proust collection
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Photographs
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Snowy Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Alan Kemp
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1958
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Boondara, showing a man in a coat & tie holding a gate open for a shorn sheep

Boondara, showing a man in a coat & tie holding a gate open ...

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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