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1963 Lightburn Zeta motor car

1963 Lightburn Zeta motor car

Lightburn collection
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Motor cars
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Camden, South Australia, Australia
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Lightburn & Co Ltd
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1963
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Postcard featuring a coloured drawing of three [comic Prussian geese], captioned

Postcard featuring a coloured drawing of three [comic Prussi...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Berlin, Germany
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1917
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Letter holder

Letter holder

Union of Australian Women collection
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Letter holders
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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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Spearhead

Spearhead

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Spearheads
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Vietnam

Vietnam

Union of Australian Women collection
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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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A scene at the Blue Lake, Mt Gambier, SA

A scene at the 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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Jessie Harris (nee Baker) with her children,  Jessie, Phyllis, George (Tom)

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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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Yuendumu, Northern Territory, Australia
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Herbert
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1938 Christmas card written by Lilian Faithfull Anderson

1938 Christmas card written by Lilian Faithfull Anderson

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Christmas cards
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1938
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Weapon - Club - wooden

Weapon - Club - wooden

Charles Hart collection
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Clubs
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Photographic glass plate positive depicting group of men with gold mining cradle

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Richard Daintree collection
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Glass plate positives
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Queensland, Australia
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Richard Daintree
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1860
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The Spit, Middle Harbour, Sydney

The Spit, Middle Harbour, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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The Spit, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Coprosnia Reptans

Coprosnia Reptans

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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Timber handle for a hand saw

Timber handle for a hand saw

John Docker collection
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Tool handles
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Philadelphia, United States of America
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Henry Disston & Sons
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1920
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Banumbirr.

Banumbirr.

Y Pettinato collection
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Buranday
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The Scalem Dramatic Coy

The Scalem Dramatic Coy

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Art Series
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A Happy New Year - a girl holding flowers

A Happy New Year - a girl holding flowers

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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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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Kirton Point, South Australia, Australia
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Billy Miller
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1980
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Archibald Fountain, Sydney

Archibald Fountain, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Hyde Park, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Letter from Bathurst District Hospital to Mrs Elizabeth Chifley

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Ben Chifley collection no. 3
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Documents
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Bowral Superior Public School, 1908

Bowral Superior Public School, 1908

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bowral, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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Doily

Doily

Muriel Kelly collection
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Doilies
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Mrs Muriel Kelly
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Black and white cartoon titled 'Cemetery of Women'

Black and white cartoon titled 'Cemetery of Women'

Judy Horacek collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Ms Judy Horacek
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1995
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Ferry Punt

Ferry Punt

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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St Peter's Cathedral from Pennington Gardens, Adelaide, SA

St Peter's Cathedral from Pennington Gardens, Adelaide, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Archibald Fountain, Hyde Park

Archibald Fountain, Hyde Park

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Hyde Park, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Douglas Pratt
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Winter Sunset off Southbourne

Winter Sunset off Southbourne

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Lighter

Lighter

Thompson Family collection
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Cigarette lighters
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Comesperma ericinum

Comesperma ericinum

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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1876
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Wooden highchair with white leather harness

Wooden highchair with white leather harness

Doris Nash collection
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Highchairs
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Iram Nash
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1875
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Boomerang made by Erlikilyika (Jim Kite)

Boomerang made by Erlikilyika (Jim Kite)

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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Charlotte Waters, Northern Territory, Australia
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Erlikilyika (Jim Kite)
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1934
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A.N.C. Struggle for Liberation

A.N.C. Struggle for Liberation

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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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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Marguerita Munkara
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Two pieces of paper about Bathurst Island paintings

Two pieces of paper about Bathurst Island paintings

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Notes
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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The Hammerhead Shark, work on paper, Oenpelli, 1948

The Hammerhead Shark, work on paper, Oenpelli, 1948

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Unknown
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1948
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Bullock hide rope with metal rings attached made by Fred Hill, 2013

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Fred Hill Collection
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Ropes
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Mr Fred Hill
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2013
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Printed letter from GRACE BROS. HOLDINGS LIMITED to the shareholders in J B Young Holdings Limited

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J B Young Ltd collection
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Business letters
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Grace Bros
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1979
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Small square handheld metal griller

Small square handheld metal griller

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Cooking equipment
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Cylindrical fibre basket - Yirrkala, 1948

Cylindrical fibre basket - Yirrkala, 1948

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Baskets
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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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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Robyn Butterworth
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Four horses and four men, in stalls of stable at Springfield.

Four horses and four men, in stalls of stable at Springfield...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Australian bicentennial commemorative medal depicting Australian Rules Football

Australian bicentennial commemorative medal depicting Austra...

Coles-Myer collection
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Commemorative medals
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Victoria, Australia
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Coles-Myer Ltd
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1858
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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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Richard Kennedy
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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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Yirara College, Alice Springs, NT, Australia
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Linda Clyne
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Mornington Island

Mornington Island

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Noel
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Creation spirits nurture life

Creation spirits nurture life

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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S.A.P.Rabbit Poison Laid here - This is no place for us. It's back to the Crown Lands

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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1906
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Latvian white, red and grey costume blouse

Latvian white, red and grey costume blouse

Guna Kinne collection no. 1
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Blouses
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Riga, Latvia
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Mrs Guna Kinne
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1939
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Small metal bottle opener

Small metal bottle opener

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Bottle openers
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Margaret Anglin

Margaret Anglin

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Talma & Co
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Lines in white on cream

Lines in white on cream

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Sign advertising Pelaco brand shirts, collars and pyjamas, with the slogan

Sign advertising Pelaco brand shirts, collars and pyjamas, w...

People's Paraphernalia collection no. 21
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Advertising signs
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Pelaco International Pty Ltd
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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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Patrick Kantilla
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Poster -

Poster - "African National Congress"

Union of Australian Women collection
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Posters
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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 awarded to Mrs V.M. Wilson  at the Warren Show, 1967 for first prize for a tapestry bag

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Warren, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1967
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Untitled acrylic painting on card by Dick Roughsey

Untitled acrylic painting on card by Dick Roughsey

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Acrylic paintings
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Dick Roughsey OBE
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1977
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Aboriginal shelters because the Aborigines moved around

Aboriginal shelters because the Aborigines moved around

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Jervis Bay, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Doily

Doily

Lois Grosse collection
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Doilies
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Cinema advertising slide promoting Malvern Star bicycles, 1930s

Cinema advertising slide promoting Malvern Star bicycles, 19...

Cycling in Australia - Cinema Advertising collection
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Lantern slides
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Tiny town from the white city

Tiny town from the white city

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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