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Fighting the Flames.  A Great Fire in the City

Fighting the Flames. A Great Fire in the City

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Glass plate negative - Youth on raft, Worora people, George Water, Western Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1916

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glass plate negatives
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1916
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Merchant Mills Dept. (18

Merchant Mills Dept. (18" Mill Engine)

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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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Aurelia Munkara
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Postcard featuring a colour tinted printed photograph of mounted soldier horsemen pulling drays through open bushland.

Postcard featuring a colour tinted printed photograph of mou...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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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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Gerardine Kerinauia
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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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Masonic - Stand for Presentation plate

Masonic - Stand for Presentation plate

Ronald L Gale Masonic collection no. 1
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Stands
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Mr Ronald L. Gale
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1979
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Terracotta bowl with glazed sgaffito decoration by Tjunkaya Tapaya, 2005

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Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 7
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Bowls
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Tjunkaya Tapaya
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White ceramic dessert bowl with 'CACS' in the centre

White ceramic dessert bowl with 'CACS' in the centre

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Dessert dishes
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Pennington, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Pennington Migrant Centre
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1940
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Photocopied pages on the life of Captain John Egge, river boat owner and trader

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Hilda Creager collection no.2
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Photocopies
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Typed knitting pattern for a

Typed knitting pattern for a "Soldiers Cap"

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Patterns
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Fall of the West Lyn

Fall of the West Lyn

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Art drawings
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Second World War Prisoner of War Banknote

Second World War Prisoner of War Banknote

David Westcott collection no. 6
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Banknotes
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1939
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Girl holding American and Australian flags

Girl holding American and Australian flags

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Mechanic's Institute

Mechanic's Institute

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Manuscript containing handwritten reminiscences by Hope Webb (nee Faithfull) of Springfield

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Manuscripts
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Bark painting

Bark painting

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 4
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mindjel
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1967
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School boys and a teacher standing in a school ground

School boys and a teacher standing in a school ground

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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'Rangan' (dead paperbark tree), 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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2013
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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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The Bridge, Bomaderry creek, NSW

The Bridge, Bomaderry creek, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bomaderry Creek, Bomaderry, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Length of string used to tie around dance cards

Length of string used to tie around dance cards

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photograph of Lilian Faithfull, Ann Deane, William Pitt Faithfull, Ethel Faithfull (nee Joplin) and Florence Faithfull

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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William P. Faithfull
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Table D'Hote room, Langham Hotel

Table D'Hote room, Langham Hotel

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Receipt from Bank of Australasia

Receipt from Bank of Australasia

Gallaway-Gore collection
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Receipts
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Florence Faithfull?) standing with two young girls in a garden setting

Florence Faithfull?) standing with two young girls in a gard...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Girl dressed in Japanese costume

Girl dressed in Japanese costume

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Japan
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Painting on masonite by  Larangana, 1964 - depicts a river and a snake, together with three fish, a stingray, nine birds and twenty three eggs.

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Dr Alex Van der Leeden collection
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Numbulwar, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Larangana
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1964
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One-piece black satin and chiffon dress with beaded applique

One-piece black satin and chiffon dress with beaded applique

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dresses
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Colin Turner of Dunoon

Colin Turner of Dunoon

Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Portrait photographs
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Four female figures mounted on horseback and one female figure standing beside a horse.

Four female figures mounted on horseback and one female figu...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dot painting on canvas by Magaret Bumble Bee

Dot painting on canvas by Magaret Bumble Bee

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Margaret Bumble Bee
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Depicts a county scene

Depicts a county scene

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Watercolour paintings
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'Dreaming at Kampurarrpa (Kamparrarrpa)', painted by Turkey Tolson Tjupurrula, 1976

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Paintings
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Turkey Tolson Tjupurrula
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1976
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Courtroom sketch of Michael Chamberlain giving evidence by Veronica O'Leary, 14 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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River with a letter

River with a letter "V" in the upper left corner

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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1907
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Engraved boab nut 'Bush Scenes, a Monster and Cooking a Kangaroo' by Jack Wherra

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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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Glass plate negative - Punch (Arrerika), suffering with fly bitten eye, central Australia, 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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Lady Denman naming the Federal City, CANBERRA 12.3.13

Lady Denman naming the Federal City, CANBERRA 12.3.13

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Capital Hill, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Howard & Shearsby
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1913
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Letter from Maurice Horn inviting Vane Lindesay to contribute material to

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Vane Lindesay collection no. 1
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Letters
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Maurice Horn
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1976
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Black Kangaroo paw.  Orange kangaroo paw

Black Kangaroo paw. Orange kangaroo paw

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Bon Marche Stores
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'Yawalurra', painted by Dinny Nolan Tjampitjinpa, 1975

'Yawalurra', painted by Dinny Nolan Tjampitjinpa, 1975

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dinny Nolan Tjampitjinpa
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1975
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A black spotted net lace day cap, trimmed with cream grosgrain ribbon and torchon bobbin lace

A black spotted net lace day cap, trimmed with cream grosgra...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Bonnets
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1850
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Goodenia humilis

Goodenia humilis

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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Wreck of SS Malabar 2 April 1931

Wreck of SS Malabar 2 April 1931

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Malabar Bay, Malabar, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Burns Philp & Company Limited
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1931
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Lime green crocheted wool egg cosy in the shape of a chicken

Lime green crocheted wool egg cosy in the shape of a chicken

Lois Grosse collection
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Covers
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Glass plate negative - Boab tree, near Derby, Western Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1916

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glass plate negatives
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1916
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Post Office and Mate's Corner, Albury

Post Office and Mate's Corner, Albury

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Albury, New South Wales, Australia
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Postmaster General's Department
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Head ornament made with macropod teeth

Head ornament made with macropod teeth

Professor WEH Stanner collection no. 1
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Head ornaments
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Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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South Australian Government River Murray Parliamentary Plan of General Scheme Under the Murray Works Act 1915

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Mudgee Historical Society collection
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Maps
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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South Australian Government
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1913
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Dirt street with parked cars, a chemist's shop and a draper's shop

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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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Painting depicts two fish opposing each other

Painting depicts two fish opposing each other

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Unknown
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'Dhanggi', bark painting, native plant species

'Dhanggi', bark painting, native plant species

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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2014
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Wedding cake tin

Wedding cake tin

Margot Child collection
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Tins
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Mrs Margot Child
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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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Byron Tales.

Byron Tales.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Books
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1837
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Gt. Bourke St. looking East from Queen St. Melbourne, in the 'Fifties'

Gt. Bourke St. looking East from Queen St. Melbourne, in the...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1850
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Painting by Johnny Warankula Djagamara, 1975

Painting by Johnny Warankula Djagamara, 1975

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Johnny W. Djagamara
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1975
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Bench axe and blade cover associated with George Taylor

Bench axe and blade cover associated with George Taylor

George Henry Taylor collection
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Axes
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Mr George H. Taylor
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