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Greetings from the Antipodes [image of Aboriginal woman wearing red spotted scarf]

Greetings from the Antipodes [image of Aboriginal woman wear...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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'Wallaby Men Dreaming at Marru(nga)' by Clifford Possum Tjapaltjarri, 1976

'Wallaby Men Dreaming at Marru(nga)' by Clifford Possum Tjap...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Clifford Possum Tjapaltjarri
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1976
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Child's drawing by Richard Casey titled 'Purijirringa Kapi Ngui - Jukwartirringa Amintiya Alipwa Joramintiya Mipariyi' [Trees of Nguiu - Stringybark, Coconut, Ferntree, Fan Palm], St Therese's School, Bathurst Island NT

Child's drawing by Richard Casey titled 'Purijirringa Kapi N...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Richard C. Fernando
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The Barramundi

The Barramundi

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Three men and three dogs on the deck of a ship going to Antarctica

Three men and three dogs on the deck of a ship going to Anta...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Southern Ocean, ,
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Anzac Series... why the Australian hat / turns up at the side

Anzac Series... why the Australian hat / turns up at the sid...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Two sheep facing each other in front of a post and rail fence

Two sheep facing each other in front of a post and rail fenc...

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Invitation to a luncheon in honour of Sir Edward Harding, Canberra, 4 December 1936

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Betty Hall collection
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr H L. Napthali
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1936
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Tin for Bells Waterproof matches

Tin for Bells Waterproof matches

Carmelo Mirabelli collection no. 1
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Matchboxes
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'Cannibal Story' by Billy Atkins, 2003

'Cannibal Story' by Billy Atkins, 2003

Canning Stock Route collection
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Jigalong, Western Australia, Australia
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Billy Atkins
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2003
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North Lismore station and flooded houses

North Lismore station and flooded houses

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Lismore, New South Wales, Australia
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Kodak Ltd
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1921
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Manly Beach, looking north

Manly Beach, looking north

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Manly Beach, Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Spearthrower with wooden peg bound with resin and sinew

Spearthrower with wooden peg bound with resin and sinew

Daisy Bates and Herbert Browne collection
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Spearthrowers
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Ooldea, South Australia, Australia
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Daisy M. Bates CBE
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Postcard featuring the Crown Hotel

Postcard featuring the Crown Hotel

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sympathy card

Sympathy card "TO THE NATION'S LOST & MISSING LOVED ONES..."

Bali Bombings 2002 Memorial - Parliament of Victoria collection
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Australia
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John Sands Pty Ltd
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2002
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'Willy Wagtail and Hailstone Dreamings', painted by Pansy Napangarti, 1996

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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Acrylic paintings
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Pansy Napangarti
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1981
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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South Australia, Australia
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Burra Burra Show Incorporated
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General Post Office Sydney, Bonnington's Irish Moss

General Post Office Sydney, Bonnington's Irish Moss

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Advertisement for Pears' Soap

Advertisement for Pears' Soap

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Advertisements
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Harnessing the dogs and preparing to start on a sledging expedition

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Antarctica
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Spear

Spear

Herbert Browne collection
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Convict love token for Abraham Lawley

Convict love token for Abraham Lawley

Convict Love Token collection no. 1
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Convict love tokens
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England
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1828
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QSL card for VK2NG

QSL card for VK2NG

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1936
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The Heads Sydney N.S.W.

The Heads Sydney N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney Heads, Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Quasimodo Colston

Quasimodo Colston

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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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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1997
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Children's drawing, Purrakapali by Raphaelia Tipiloura, Bathurst Island NT

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Raphaelia Tipiloura
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View of one of Winchcombe, Carson & Co. sheep paddocks at Flemington

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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T Smith
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Tania Everett
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Souvenir of Grand Opening New Drummoyne Theatre

Souvenir of Grand Opening New Drummoyne Theatre

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Drummoyne, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1921
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Art Linens and Taffetas... at Beard Watson's

Art Linens and Taffetas... at Beard Watson's

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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North Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Painting on canvas by Jane Gordon

Painting on canvas by Jane Gordon

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Jane Gordon
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Employment reference for W H Treloar from McDonald's Motor Works and Garage, Hamilton

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Eric J Treloar collection
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Business letters
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N McDonald
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1911
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Clay pot by Thancoupie

Clay pot by Thancoupie

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Pots
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Thancoupie
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1975
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Letter on cream coloured paper, addressed to K. Mens from YK2NO

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Letters
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Group of Gins

Group of Gins

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Charles H. Kerry
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1905
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Pattern for knitting machine

Pattern for knitting machine

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Invitation 'To welcome the Rt Hon H.V Evatt upon his return to Australia', 1942

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Betty Hall collection
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Dr Herbert V. Evatt
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1942
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View from Balcony, Avoca House

View from Balcony, Avoca House

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Coogee Beach

Coogee Beach

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Coogee Beach, Coogee, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Certificate of Honour awarded by the Commonwealth of Australia to Lesley Robertson for Services Rendered in Connection with the Sale of War Savings Certificates, 1919

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Les Robertson collection
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Certificates of appreciation
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Commonwealth of Australia
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1919
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Eileen Alannah

Eileen Alannah

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Reproduction of a possum skin cloak collected in 1872 from Lake Condah

Reproduction of a possum skin cloak collected in 1872 from L...

Tooloyn Koortakay collection
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Cloaks
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Portland, Victoria, Australia
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Debra Couzens
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2002
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Postcard featuring a sepia photographic image of a women dressed in white, with a shield, helmet and trident, as Brittannia

Postcard featuring a sepia photographic image of a women dre...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Bark painting depicting circles in a geometric design by P. Teeampi, Bathurst Island

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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P Teeampi
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Black and white promotional photograph of Uncle George of 2GB

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Enid Treadgold collection
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Photographs
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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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Andalusians

Andalusians

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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London, England
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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QSL card for VK5 SU F.M. Gray, Toorak, South Australia

QSL card for VK5 SU F.M. Gray, Toorak, South Australia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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South Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1935
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White Australia has a black history

White Australia has a black history

Terry Fox collection
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Political badges
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Handwritten note with a list of scores or money, numbers and names

Handwritten note with a list of scores or money, numbers and...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Two men seated at a piano, advertising the Tivoli Theatre.

Two men seated at a piano, advertising the Tivoli Theatre.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Florence and Christine Wililamson in pipeline at Munyang

Florence and Christine Wililamson in pipeline at Munyang

Snowy Scheme - Christine Filiamundi collection
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Photographs
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Munyang, Snowy Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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John P. Williamson
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1953
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Light fawn felt high-crowned top hat

Light fawn felt high-crowned top hat

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Top hats
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Row of padded cinema seats

Row of padded cinema seats

Lisa Milner collection
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Seats
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Bowraville, New South Wales, Australia
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Cylindrical fibre basket - Yirrkala, 1948

Cylindrical fibre basket - Yirrkala, 1948

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Baskets
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Carved human head

Carved human head

Papuan Official collection
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Carvings
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea
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1923
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Bark painting 'Birth of a Mimi' by Yirawala, mouth of the Liverpool River

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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Liverpool River, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Yirawala
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Norris Hotel Orient Bairnsdale

Norris Hotel Orient Bairnsdale

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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F W Niven & Co
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The Victorian Mallee River Traffic report, 1932

The Victorian Mallee River Traffic report, 1932

Mudgee Historical Society collection
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Murray River, , Australia
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Mr Henry H. Dare
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1933
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Grand Sal'am

Grand Sal'am

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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NSW Bookstall Co Ltd
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