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How Aborigines made bark canoes

How Aborigines made bark canoes

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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view of chain of ponds, near Adelaide, SA

view of chain of ponds, near 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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1930
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Sticker

Sticker

St George Budapest Soccer Club collection
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Post Office, Mansfield, Vic

Post Office, Mansfield, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mansfield, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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From Sublime Point, Bulli Pass, NSW

From Sublime Point, Bulli Pass, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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South Coast, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Sketch of Beth Dean in a seated dance pose wearing an orange-brown costume with white swirls, [5 min Sketch by Bill Constable 1950]

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Beth Dean Carell collection no. 2
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Diary of Edgar Richard Mayne, containing details of the Australian Cricket Team tour to England and South Africa, 1921

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Nanette Ward collection
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Diaries
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London, England
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Charles Letts and Co.
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1921
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Emanuel Brothers journal June 1962 - May 1967

Emanuel Brothers journal June 1962 - May 1967

Emanuel Family collection
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Ledgers
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Post & Telegraph Office, Mulgoa

Post & Telegraph Office, Mulgoa

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mulgoa, New South Wales, Australia
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Postmaster General's Department
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Cartoon depicting a customs officer talking to man wearing glasses, who has four daggers in his back

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Louis Zmak collection
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Cartoons
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Mr Larry Pickering
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1977
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Stone implement

Stone implement

Peter Bindon collection no. 3
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Stone tools
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Pialligo, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Peter Bindon
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Circular Children's Patriotic Fund - For the Sick & Prisoners of War, 1918

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Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Wartime badges
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North Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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A W. Patrick
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1918
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Botanical Gardens, Adelaide, SA

Botanical Gardens, Adelaide, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Botanic Gardens, Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Thoroughbrace Coach used by the Nowland family, with accessories, trunk, spanner and jack

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Royal Australian Historical Society collection no. 1
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Horse drawn coaches
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Concord, New Hampshire, United States of America
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Abbott-Downing Company
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1854
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Borolo-borolo, work on paper, Yirrkala, 1948

Borolo-borolo, work on paper, Yirrkala, 1948

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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Pen and ink drawing depicting a young boy and horse

Pen and ink drawing depicting a young boy and horse

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Sketches
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Foreshore, Lorne, Vic

Foreshore, Lorne, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Lorne, 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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Cabbage Tree Island, New South Wales, Australia
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Cabbage Tree Island Primary School
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Painting no. 8, Rainbow Serpent story by Dick Roughsey - The young Bil-bil brothers come running in for shelter

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Dick Roughsey Rainbow Serpent collection
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Oil paintings
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Dick Roughsey OBE
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Pattern in shades of blue

Pattern in shades of blue

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Trevallyn & West Tamar Road, Launceston, Tas

Trevallyn & West Tamar Road, Launceston, Tas

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Trevallyn, Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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The beach front from Oliver's Hill, Frankston, Vic

The beach front from Oliver's Hill, Frankston, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Frankston, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Silk batik orange and brown colours

Silk batik orange and brown colours

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Textile panels
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Nyukana (Daisy) Baker
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Proprietary Mine Mill, B Hill

Proprietary Mine Mill, B Hill

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia
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Broken Hill Proprietary Limited
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ER with blue, red and white ribbon

ER with blue, red and white ribbon

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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Badges
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Hamley Bridge Red Cross

Hamley Bridge Red Cross

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Charity badges
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Strathalbyn, South Australia, Australia
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Australian Red Cross Society
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Combination spanner

Combination spanner

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Wrenches
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New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Janet Spence Smith
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Farm land with houses in background

Farm land with houses in background

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Convict love token from J. Bailey, 1842

Convict love token from J. Bailey, 1842

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Icepick used on 1911-1913 Australian Antarctic Expedition

Icepick used on 1911-1913 Australian Antarctic Expedition

George and Robert Dovers collection
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Icepicks
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Antarctica
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George H. Dovers
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1911
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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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Andrina
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The bow guard and torpedo caps of a Japanese midget submarine

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1942
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Clear glass bowl to commemorate Australia's Centenary in 1888

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Terence Lane collection
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Commemorative plates
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Sunderland, England
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Greener & Co
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1887
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Double Bay

Double Bay

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Double Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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'Warla' by Billy Thomas, 2008

'Warla' by Billy Thomas, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Wangkatjungka, Western Australia, Australia
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Billy Thomas
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2008
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Photograph of Winnie Hannan (nee O'Sullivan) with Lily Molloy on a merry-go-round

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Kevin Hannan collection
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Winnie O'Sullivan
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1925
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Commemorative souvenir red, white and blue triangular paper 'PEACE HAT, 1918'

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Adrian Luck collection no. 1
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Hats
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Australia
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Australian Army
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1918
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Oceana Series A - Hawkesbury River, NSW

Oceana Series A - Hawkesbury River, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Hawkesbury River, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Latvian ring-shaped brooch

Latvian ring-shaped brooch

Guna Kinne collection no. 1
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Brooches
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Latvia
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Mrs Guna Kinne
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1942
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Crystal wine glass from Old Parliament House

Crystal wine glass from Old Parliament House

Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 2
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Wine glasses
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Government of Australia
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Crab in seaweed hides from predators

Crab in seaweed hides from predators

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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A straight shaped piece of dogwood with bark still attached

A straight shaped piece of dogwood with bark still attached

Roy Barker collection no. 1
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Samples
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Post Office Blackheath

Post Office Blackheath

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Blackheath, Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Postmaster General's Department
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Letter of condolence

Letter of condolence

Bali Bombings 2002 Memorial - Parliament of Victoria collection
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Letters
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Kuta, Bali, Indonesia
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2002
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Yendalloch, Lorne, Vic

Yendalloch, Lorne, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Lorne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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View of popular beach, Lorne, Vic

View of popular beach, Lorne, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Lorne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Paintbrush

Paintbrush

Milikapiti Council collection
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Paintbrushes
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Rally car competitor's number plate 93 RALLYE MONTE-CARLO

Rally car competitor's number plate 93 RALLYE MONTE-CARLO

Joan Richmond collection
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Vehicle accessories
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Monte Carlo, Monaco
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1936
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Fenced industrial area

Fenced industrial area

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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Port Keats (Wadeye), Northern Territory, Australia
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John D
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Colour Photograph - Part of a collage of photos of protests at the South African Embassy, Canberra.

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Kerry Browning collection
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The Snowy Mountains from 'King's Cross'

The Snowy Mountains from 'King's Cross'

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Snowy Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Sand dunes

Sand dunes

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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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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Howard Wayne
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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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Claudia Kantilia
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Copper dustpan and brush

Copper dustpan and brush

Thompson Family collection
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Dustpan and brush sets
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Plant fibre basket

Plant fibre basket

Reverend and Mrs Fenn collection no. 2
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Baskets
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Weapon - Spearthrower

Weapon - Spearthrower

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Spearthrowers
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Fish and turtle

Fish and turtle

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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