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The Centenary Tower, Mt Gambier, SA

The Centenary Tower, 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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Engraved boab nut 'Attempt to Seduce a Wife' by Jack Wherra

Engraved boab nut 'Attempt to Seduce a Wife' by Jack Wherra

Jack Wherra collection no. 1
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Nut carvings
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Mowanjum, West Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Jack Wherra
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1963
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Horse-shoe Bend, Smythe's Creek, Great Ocean Road, Vic

Horse-shoe Bend, Smythe's Creek, Great Ocean Road, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Smythes Creek, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Postcard of Brickfield Hill (George Street), Sydney

Postcard of Brickfield Hill (George Street), Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Weipa, Queensland, Australia
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Johnny Mango
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School report

School report

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Reports
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William Adams and Company - Efficient Painting

William Adams and Company - Efficient Painting

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1941
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Botanical Gardens, Sydney, NSW

Botanical Gardens, Sydney, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Royal Botanic Gardens, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Smith's Family Bible Vol. 2 with bookmark, photographs, and label

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Bibles
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Baking tin for tarts

Baking tin for tarts

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Tart tins
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Handwritten recipe for Black Puddings

Handwritten recipe for Black Puddings

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Manuscripts
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Small aluminium saucepan with a broken bakelite handle

Small aluminium saucepan with a broken bakelite handle

Dot Butler collection no. 2
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Saucepans
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Greetings from Rockdale

Greetings from Rockdale

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Rockdale, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1907
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Photograph of Ben Chifley and two of his brothers

Photograph of Ben Chifley and two of his brothers

Ben Chifley collection no. 3
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Documents
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Aphanopetalum resinosum

Aphanopetalum resinosum

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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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Angurugu, Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Victor Wurramara
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Courtroom sketch 'Mrs Roberta Elston Crown Witness.' by Veronica O'Leary, dated 8 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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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Graham Badari
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Billy can

Billy can

Dot Butler collection no. 1
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Mururruma's Spirit Seen after Death.

Mururruma's Spirit Seen after Death.

Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Matamar
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Damaged auto-collimator, a relic from the 2003 bush fire that destroyed the Mount Stromlo Observatory

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Mount Stromlo Observatory collection
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Astronomical equipment
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Mount Stromlo, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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2003
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Waatyl grass basket (punya)

Waatyl grass basket (punya)

Lockhart River Aboriginal Arts and Cultural Centre collection
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Baskets
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Lockhart River, Queensland, Australia
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Dorothy Short
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2001
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'Karli' by Pampirla Hansen Boxer, 2007

'Karli' by Pampirla Hansen Boxer, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Boomerangs
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Pampirla H. Boxer
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2007
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Convict love token from James Faulkner, 1828

Convict love token from James Faulkner, 1828

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Cardboard box for smoking pipe used by Frank Hardy

Cardboard box for smoking pipe used by Frank Hardy

Frank Hardy collection
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Storage boxes
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Frank Hardy
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Convict love token engraved with the initials G.E.R., 1828

Convict love token engraved with the initials G.E.R., 1828

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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'Wallaby dreaming', painted by Kaapa Tjampitjinpa, 1975

'Wallaby dreaming', painted by Kaapa Tjampitjinpa, 1975

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Paintings
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Kaapa M. Tjampitjinpa
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1975
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Tea arriving at foot of Aerial Ropeway, Ceylon - Lipton series

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Ceylon
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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No 2. How We Beat The Favourite

No 2. How We Beat The Favourite

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Charles Hammond
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Weapon - Shield

Weapon - Shield

Edmund Milne collection
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Shields
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Nobby's with Stockton in background

Nobby's with Stockton in background

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Nobbys Head, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Glass plate negative - Children in front of dwellings, The Bungalow, Alice Springs, Northern Territory, 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

Coogee

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Coogee, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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advertising leaflet and lace sample

advertising leaflet and lace sample

Ben Chifley collection no. 3
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Patterns
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The Bay, Greystones Co. Wicklow

The Bay, Greystones Co. Wicklow

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Billy can

Billy can

Hazel Merlo collection
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Billy cans
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Convict love token from William Reynolds, 1829

Convict love token from William Reynolds, 1829

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Australian Club. Sydney.

Australian Club. Sydney.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Camel Corps Christmas card to the McPhee family from Will Boothby

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Judy and Ian McPhee collection no. 2
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Christmas cards
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Grafton, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel E. McPhee
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1910
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Blanket shellfish basket [component of A Blanket Return]

Blanket shellfish basket [component of A Blanket Return]

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Julie Gough collection
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Sculptures
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Dr Julie Gough
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Bark painting 'Two Mimi Spirits (males) dancing' by Paddy Compass Namatbara, Croker Island, 1963

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Dr Karel Kupka collection
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Croker Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Paddy C. Namatbara
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1963
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Cave Gardens Cave, Mt Gambier, SA

Cave Gardens Cave, 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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Lindsay Family Exhibition

Lindsay Family Exhibition

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Lionel Lindsay
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Program for JC Williamson's production 'Chu Chin Chow', Theatre Royal 26 May,1923

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Herbert Browne collection
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Programs
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The Blue Mts, NSW, Katoomba Falls

The Blue Mts, NSW, Katoomba Falls

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Katoomba Falls, Katoomba, Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Raphael Tuck & Sons
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1906
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Goanna droppings by Shorty Lungkata, 1981

Goanna droppings by Shorty Lungkata, 1981

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Paintings
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Shorty Lungkarta Tjungurrayi
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1981
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Bark etching made by Jida Gulpilil, 2015

Bark etching made by Jida Gulpilil, 2015

Jida Gulpilil collection
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Bark paintings
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Lake Boort, Boort, Victoria, Australia
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Jida Gulpilil
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2015
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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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Pamela Tipuamantumirri
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Black and white autographed photographic postcard of a young girl called Lottie in a swim suit, Sydney, 1915

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National Sports Information Centre collection
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Photographic postcards
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Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1918
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Tittell Brune

Tittell Brune

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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England, United Kingdom
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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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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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Elvira Wolmby
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'Wakwak/Dhatum/Dirrpu/Dherran/Nindan', bark painting, native plant species

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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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Pencil sketch depicting a bridge

Pencil sketch depicting a bridge

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Sketches
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Manhattan Hotel, 52 Macleay St, Potts Pt

Manhattan Hotel, 52 Macleay St, Potts Pt

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Potts Point, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Photographic postcard depicting Zeynard's Marvellous Midget Circus - Group of little people

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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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John Kelly's powder horn

John Kelly's powder horn

John Kelly Powder Horn collection
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Scrimshaw
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Courtroom sketch 'Jury The Chamberlain Trial.' by Veronica O'Leary dated 15 September 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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The Dash for the South Pole

The Dash for the South Pole

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Antarctica
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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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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