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Shield with pokerwork bird, kangaroo, emu and bush on anterior, stylistically attributed to La Perouse, Sydney

Shield with pokerwork bird, kangaroo, emu and bush on anteri...

Scott Rainbow collection
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Shields
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La Perouse, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Six day race, Berlin 17-23 February 1922 winner's sash

Six day race, Berlin 17-23 February 1922 winner's sash

Ken Ross collection
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Sashes
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Berlin, Germany
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Mr Ken Ross
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1922
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Souvenir silk scarf with rolled edges, from the 1956 Olympic Games, Melbourne

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People's Paraphernalia collection no. 21
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Scarves
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Australian Olympic Commitee
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1956
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Souvenir leaflet from the Australian Gas Light Company's 'Travel with Music' session from 2GB

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Enid Treadgold collection
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Leaflets
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Radio 2GB, Sydney
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1935
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Pen and ink drawing on transparent paper of Beth Dean in an aboriginal dance

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Beth Dean Carell collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Mrs Beth Dean-Carell
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Turtle Hunt Series (2 of 3).

Turtle Hunt Series (2 of 3).

Buku-Larrngay Arts collection no. 1
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Bark paintings
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Galuru, North-east Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Nyapilingu Dhamarrandji
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1985
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Haven't we met before?

Haven't we met before?

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Ram 'Field Marshal  Jnr'

Ram 'Field Marshal Jnr'

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Photographs
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Francis Birtles' Bean 14 car, which he named 'The Sundowner'

Francis Birtles' Bean 14 car, which he named 'The Sundowner'

Francis Birtles collection
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Motor cars
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Dudley, Staffordshire, England
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Bean Car Company
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1925
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Woven circular placemat

Woven circular placemat

Reverend and Mrs Fenn collection no. 2
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Tablemats
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Scorpion toy train steam locomotive

Scorpion toy train steam locomotive

Bruce Macdonald collection
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Toy locomotives
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Brown leather armchair associated with Ben Chifley

Brown leather armchair associated with Ben Chifley

Ben Chifley collection no. 2
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Armchairs
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Barton, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Joseph B. Chifley
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Carved coconut stand with swirling carvings on the outer surface

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Reverend and Mrs Fenn collection no. 2
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Stands
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Australia - A Native Family

Australia - A Native Family

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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School report

School report

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Reports
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Cardboard label from the Springfield Museum - Ausgustus Lucian Faithfull, 1855-1942

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Augustus L. Faithfull
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Two illustrations - First Victa Lawnmower and First Ear Muffs

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Geoff Pryor collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Geoff Pryor
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1989
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Circular tea strainer

Circular tea strainer

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Tea strainers
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Ceramic bust of John Pascoe Fawkner

Ceramic bust of John Pascoe Fawkner

John Batman and John Pascoe Fawkner Pottery Bust collection
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Busts
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr John P. Fawkner
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1934
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Hyde Park, Sydney N.S.W.

Hyde Park, Sydney N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Hyde Park, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Martin Place, Sydney

Martin Place, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Martin Place, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Douglas Pratt
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Clear plastic funnel

Clear plastic funnel

Valerie Jones collection
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Funnels
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Handwritten note with a recipe

Handwritten note with a recipe "To rid blow flies"

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Postcard featuring a printed  black and white photograph of Richard Seddon, 15th Prime Minister of New Zealand

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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New Zealand
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Rt Hon Richard J. Seddon
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1906
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The Corso, Manly, NSW

The Corso, Manly, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Count Dorsay circular disc breastplate

Count Dorsay circular disc breastplate

Count Dorsay Breastplate collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Train leaving Belgrave

Train leaving Belgrave

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Photograph of young man dressed as king

Photograph of young man dressed as king

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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'Puntawarri, Jilakurru and Kumpupirntily' by Dadda Samson and Judith Samson, 2008

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Canning Stock Route collection
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Dadda Samson
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2008
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Plate No. 11 in Carter's Floral Illustrations

Plate No. 11 in Carter's Floral Illustrations

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Prints
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Watson's Bay - Sydney

Watson's Bay - Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Watsons Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Herbert Beecroft
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Pedigree records

Pedigree records

Mary Willsallen collection
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Books
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Mono-plane - sculpture of a single propeller aeroplane by Yvonne Koolmatrie

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Tandanya collection no. 1
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Sculptures
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Berri, South Australia, Australia
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Yvonne Koolmatrie
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1991
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Pencil sketch of a stream with trees on bank and a tower in the distance, by R Cox

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Sketches
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1840
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Certificate for First Prize...Best Worked Table Centre to Mrs V.M. Wilson for her Round Rose tablecloth

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Stawell, Victoria, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1964
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Photographic postcard depicting J.R. Wilson

Photographic postcard depicting J.R. Wilson

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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Kangaroo and Joey  with Saratoga Fish.

Kangaroo and Joey with Saratoga Fish.

Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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Original copy of Aeronautical Parts Certificate from Hants & Sussex Aviation Ltd

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Neil Jensen collection
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Aviation documents
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Soldiers next to train at Hornsby Railway station

Soldiers next to train at Hornsby Railway station

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sketchbook with contents drawn by Oscar, Cooktown boy, aged 18 years

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MacKenzie collection no. 2
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Sketchbooks
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Camooweal, Queensland, Australia
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Oscar
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1894
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Diary account of the Thornycroft Expedition into Central Australia to recover the bodies of aviators Anderson and Hitchcock in 1929

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Sharp and Cook collection
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Diaries
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Tanami, Australia
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Mr Leslie S. Miles
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1929
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Postcard featuring a busy tram

Postcard featuring a busy tram

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Ginger Meggs

Ginger Meggs

Reverend John Grosse collection
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Badges
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Reverend John Grosse
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ALA

ALA

Andrew Reeves collection no. 3
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Badges
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Waterside Workers Federation (Port Adelaide Branch)
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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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Bark paintings
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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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Where heaven and earth are one, Lake Kerford, Beechworth, Vic

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Beechworth, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Skirt made from a black velvet horizontal stripe over a pink-coloured base fabric

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Skirts
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Handwritten note found with sampler in folder

Handwritten note found with sampler in folder

Embroiderers' Guilds of Australia collection
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Documents
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The Show Boat at the Spit, Middle Harbour, Sydney

The Show Boat at 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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Native Encampment

Native Encampment

The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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Prints
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London, England
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John S. Prout
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1844
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Cat sculpture

Cat sculpture

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Wood carvings
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Wingellina, Western Australia, Australia
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Jean I. Burke
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1982
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A Dusky Queen South Australia

A Dusky Queen South Australia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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South Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1910
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Australia Welcomes The American Fleet

Australia Welcomes The American Fleet

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Ocean Beach, Sorrento, Vic

Ocean Beach, Sorrento, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sorrento, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Photographic glass plate positive depicting group of white men, an Aboriginal woman and Aboriginal child in front of tent

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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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Envelopes
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Ruins - Leslie's Cottage. North Sydney Tornado

Ruins - Leslie's Cottage. North Sydney Tornado

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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North Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1906
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Adelaide - From the River Torrens

Adelaide - From the River Torrens

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Cricket scene showing W.R. 'Wally' Hammond and W.A. 'Bert' Oldfield

Cricket scene showing W.R. 'Wally' Hammond and W.A. 'Bert' O...

Ruth Oldfield collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Herbert Fishwick
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1928
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Biscuit cutter

Biscuit cutter

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Biscuit cutters
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