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Holden Torana tiepin

Holden Torana tiepin

Jack Heenan collection
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Tiepins
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GM Holden Ltd
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1970
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Shell money

Shell money

Papuan Official collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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Professor Wallace Edwin Armstrong
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1923
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Side view of a ram 'Coronation'

Side view of a ram 'Coronation'

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Photographs
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Postcard featuring a coloured print of the Allied flags, identified by their nation's names, around a shield featuring the Union Jack

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Terracotta bowl with dark blue slip by Renita Stanley

Terracotta bowl with dark blue slip by Renita Stanley

Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 7
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Bowls
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Ms Renita Stanley
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2005
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Digital to Analogue converter

Digital to Analogue converter

CSIRO WLAN collection
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Electric converters
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Courtroom sketch 'Mrs Chamberlain cross-examined. by Barker QC.' 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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Handwritten knitting pattern for mittens

Handwritten knitting pattern for mittens

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Knitting patterns
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Muraina's Quarrel with Gandji, the Jabilai Man and Wurrban, the Emu Woman.

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Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Djawa
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Message stick

Message stick

Horne-Bowie collection
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Message sticks
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Not provided
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1926
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North Terrace looking east, Adelaide, SA

North Terrace looking east, 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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1929
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Receipt for 75 pounds from the British and Colonial Aeroplane Company

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Eric J Treloar collection
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Receipts
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The British and Colonial Aeroplane Company Limited
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1914
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Stories from Australian History (Second Edition)

Stories from Australian History (Second Edition)

Reverend John Grosse collection
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Books
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Reverend John Grosse
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1908
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The Manangii Miwal finds the Sugarbag Dreaming  (wild honey).

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Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Djarrabuli
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Harbord Beach showing surf sheds, Harbord NSW

Harbord Beach showing surf sheds, Harbord NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Harbord Beach, Harbord, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Surf Life Saving Australia
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Coleman's Shop. Camden

Coleman's Shop. Camden

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

Message stick

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Message sticks
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Not provided
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1985
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spearthrowers
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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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Morain Lake, Valley of the Ten Peaks

Morain Lake, Valley of the Ten Peaks

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Canada
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Tourist.

The Tourist.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Journals
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1833
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Farm Cove to Macquarie Street

Farm Cove to Macquarie Street

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Farm Cove, Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Douglas Pratt
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Ayers Rock bread

Ayers Rock bread

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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T-shirts
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Iron or steel works, possibly Lithgow Industries

Iron or steel works, possibly Lithgow Industries

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Bark painting depicting a dilly bag fish trap made by the Wawilak sisters by Dawidi Djuwarak, Milingimbi, 1966

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J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dawidi
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1966
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Pen and ink drawing of a horse and two men

Pen and ink drawing of a horse and two men

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Sketches
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Envelope addressed to Mrs A. I. Maple Brown, Fonthill, Lake Bathurst via Goulburn, NSW

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Envelopes
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Court House, Dubbo, NSW

Court House, Dubbo, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Dubbo, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Open cut, Proprietary Mine, Broken Hill

Open cut, Proprietary Mine, Broken Hill

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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George's River, Lorne

George's River, Lorne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Saint George River, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Charles H. Young
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Glass plate negative - Station hands butchering a beast, Victoria River Downs 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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Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1922
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Album containing 99 carte de visite portrait photographs of members of the Faithfull family

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photograph albums
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Ballarat, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Robert P. Faithfull
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Giant tea camp, King Parrot creek

Giant tea camp, King Parrot creek

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

Old Abbey

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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An Express engine of today N.S.W. Railway

An Express engine of today N.S.W. Railway

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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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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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Edna M. Tipiloura
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Weapon - Spear

Weapon - Spear

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spears
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Matchbox holder depicting Two Champions

Matchbox holder depicting Two Champions

JA Kearns collection
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Matchbox holders
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Sketches of Tommy's life - At the Base - No 10

Sketches of Tommy's life - At the Base - No 10

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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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Orroroo, South Australia, Australia
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Country Women's Association
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1947
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Postcard featuring a sepia photograph of bush shanties and people boating on Wingecarribee River, Berrima, N.S.W.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Berrima, New South Wales, Australia
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Copy of the Ouyen Baitlayer, a vehicle-drawn two-wheeled trailer with a 1080 bait distribution cylinder

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Brian Coman collection
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Pest control equipment
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Victoria, Australia
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Jock MacRae
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1980
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Aboriginal corroboree, showing a house and fencing in background.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Cyclone Tracy evacuation registration card, 1974

Cyclone Tracy evacuation registration card, 1974

Geoff Finger collection
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Travel documents
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Geoff Finger
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1974
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Film negative - Men at Aparanya, 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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Opparinna Creek, South Australia, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1903
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View on Admirals Ship Conneticut

View on Admirals Ship Conneticut

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Auckland, North Island, New Zealand
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The camping area, Dromana, Vic

The camping area, Dromana, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Dromana, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Postcard featuring photograph captioned Carrying on the Western Roads

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Charles H. Kerry
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Bark painting 'Djeigung the Galbu Snake' by Mithinarri Gurruwiwi, Yirrkala, 1967

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Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 4
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mithinarri Gurruwiwi
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1967
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Crocus Hybridus Hort

Crocus Hybridus Hort

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Postcards
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Billabong Koori Invitational 1994

Billabong Koori Invitational 1994

Robert Ryan Billabong Poster collection
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Posters
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Hannan St, Kalgoorlie

Hannan St, Kalgoorlie

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Kalgoorlie, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Flinders Street and railway yards, Melbourne

Flinders Street and railway yards, Melbourne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Aboriginal breastplate for 'King John Cry, Chief of the Duedolgong Tribe, Argyle'

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Edmund Milne collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Argyle, New South Wales, Australia
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King John Cry
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Wedgwood medallion made from dark grey clay from Sydney Cove, 1789

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Sydney Cove Medallion collection
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Medallions
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England
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Josiah Wedgwood
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1789
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Corio Bay and Shipping, Geelong

Corio Bay and Shipping, Geelong

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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King parrot

King parrot

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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John M. Cantle
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Buxton and its gardens

Buxton and its gardens

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Lettercards
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'Opossum tree story', by Narritjin Maymuru, 1967

'Opossum tree story', by Narritjin Maymuru, 1967

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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Narritjin Maymuru
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1967
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Cream-coloured partial dance program

Cream-coloured partial dance program

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dance programs
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The Better 'Ole

The Better 'Ole

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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