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Child's drawing - My Home

Child's drawing - My Home

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Wurrumiyanga (Nguiu), Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Terri...
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Bernard Babui
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Glass plate negative - The vice-regal party at breakfast, central Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1923

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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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1923
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Traffic Bridge, Sydney Road, Granville

Traffic Bridge, Sydney Road, Granville

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Granville, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1910
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The Yarra - at Warburton

The Yarra - at Warburton

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Yarra River, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Charles H. Young
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Home from the hare drive, Series 10 - with the settler

Home from the hare drive, Series 10 - with the settler

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Charles H. Kerry
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Digging stick - wana

Digging stick - wana

Tjanpi 'Flying Seven Sisters' collection
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Digging sticks
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Blackstone (Papulankutja Aboriginal community), Western Australia, ...
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Mrs Mamie Butler
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2016
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LA PEROUSE BAY, NEAR SYDNEY.

LA PEROUSE BAY, NEAR SYDNEY.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Art Series
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Poster - 'Boycott South African Safari Dried Fruit...'

Poster - 'Boycott South African Safari Dried Fruit...'

Kerry Browning collection
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Political posters
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South Africa, Africa
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Certificate

Certificate

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Certificates
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Weapon - Spear

Weapon - Spear

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spears
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Rock Wallaby - Charlie Egeley, artist

Rock Wallaby - Charlie Egeley, artist

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Paintings
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Charlie Egeley
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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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Painting depicts  X-ray style kangaroo with crosshatching

Painting depicts X-ray style kangaroo with crosshatching

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Unknown
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1974
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'CROPPING Bobbara' postcard pack, by Diana Boyer

'CROPPING Bobbara' postcard pack, by Diana Boyer

Diana Boyer collection
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Diana Boyer
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Isa Yunkaporta
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Model boomerang

Model boomerang

JC Le Souef collection
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Small scale models
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Elwood, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Albert A. Le Souef
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1868
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Souvenir brown glass disc with etched three leaf clover pattern and fragments of opal

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Vienna Mozart Boys Choir collection no. 1
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Commemorative glassware
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Australia
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Mr Leopold 'Leo' Steger
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1939
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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, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Jonathan Tipungwuti
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Latvian silver-coloured metal brooch with amber coloured bead

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Guna Kinne collection no. 1
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Brooches
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Wangaratta, Victoria, Australia
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Mrs Guna Kinne
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1957
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Die Schlact am Skaqerrak, Franz Schneider Verlag 1933

Die Schlact am Skaqerrak, Franz Schneider Verlag 1933

Vienna Mozart Boys Choir collection no. 1
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Books
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Mr Leopold 'Leo' Steger
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1933
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Invitation from the Governor General William Slim to meet the Ambassador of Germany

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Invitations
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Group of women on the deck of the T.S.S. Ballarat [1912]

Group of women on the deck of the T.S.S. Ballarat [1912]

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1912
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Fred Daly posed speaking on the phone

Fred Daly posed speaking on the phone

Fred Daly collection
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Portrait photographs
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A Strange Sea-Creature.

A Strange Sea-Creature.

Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Tipiloura
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Mounted toy Horse Guard

Mounted toy Horse Guard

Cecil Ballard Jnr collection
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Toy figures
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Just in time

Just in time

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Prints
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London, England
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Thomas McLean
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1834
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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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Aaron Woolla
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Palm Beach N.S.W.

Palm Beach N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Palm Beach, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Young's Store Currency Note

Young's Store Currency Note

J B Young Ltd collection
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Paper money
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Photograph of Cronulla South Public School, class 2A, 1963

Photograph of Cronulla South Public School, class 2A, 1963

Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Photographs
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Cronulla, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1963
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QSL card for VKAET, Amateur Receiving Station

QSL card for VKAET, Amateur Receiving Station

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Government Railway Workshops, Ipswich, Queensland

Government Railway Workshops, Ipswich, Queensland

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Ipswich, Queensland, Australia
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Queensland Government Railways
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After the ball was over...

After the ball was over...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
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1906
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Benson and Hedges cigarette tin with cigarettes

Benson and Hedges cigarette tin with cigarettes

Muriel Kelly collection
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Cigarette boxes
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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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Port Lincoln, Eyre Peninsula, South Australia, Australia
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Timmy Betts
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Arrow made of bamboo and wood

Arrow made of bamboo and wood

1992 Torres Strait Islands Cultural Festival collection
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Archery equipment
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1992
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Royal Agricultural and Horticultural Society of South Australia
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1947
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Metal button with white cloth covering

Metal button with white cloth covering

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Buttons
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Heba Barlow

Heba Barlow

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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WHY THE [HELL] DON'T YOU DROP IN?

WHY THE [HELL] DON'T YOU DROP IN?

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Convict love token from Thomas Winfield, 1838

Convict love token from Thomas Winfield, 1838

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Black and white photograph of Fred Daly shaking hands with an unidentified bald man

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Fred Daly collection
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Photographs
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China
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Hon Frederick 'Fred' M. Daly
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1963
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'Rakay', Painted hollow log, native plant species

'Rakay', Painted hollow log, native plant species

Mulkun Wirrpanda collection
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Coffins
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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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Painted plaster sculpture depicting a caricature of Malcolm Fraser.

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Peter Nicholson collection no. 3B
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Sculptures
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North Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Peter Nicholson
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Model wooden club with a pointed bulbous head

Model wooden club with a pointed bulbous head

JC Le Souef collection
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Small scale models
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Elwood, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Albert A. Le Souef
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1868
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Voltaire?

Voltaire?

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Cartoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Jenny Coopes
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1997
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Colour photograph of Tasmanian Peace Wagon launch in October 1984, a Quaker Peace Centre project

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Hobart Peace Centre collection
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Photographs
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Tasmania, Australia
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Quaker Peace Centre, Hobart
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1984
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Prince Street, Grafton, in Flood in 1890

Prince Street, Grafton, in Flood in 1890

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Grafton, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1890
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Snake Jiningbirna.

Snake Jiningbirna.

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 6
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Bark paintings
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Nanungunda
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1969
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Laporkan kegiatan

Laporkan kegiatan

Australian Army History Unit collection
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Leaflets
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East Timor
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Australian Army
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1999
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Floral motifs on red

Floral motifs on red

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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The 23rd Psalm.

The 23rd Psalm.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Booklets
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Digging stick - wana

Digging stick - wana

Tjanpi 'Flying Seven Sisters' collection
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Digging sticks
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Blackstone (Papulankutja Aboriginal community), Western Australia, ...
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Mrs Mamie Butler
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2016
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Australian coat of arms and American flag

Australian coat of arms and American flag

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Germany
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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'Time Change'

'Time Change'

Diana Boyer collection
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Paintings
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Diana Boyer
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Georges River, Como, Sydney

Georges River, Como, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Georges River, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1905
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Political cartoon of the Indian Prime Minister Indira Ghandi

Political cartoon of the Indian Prime Minister Indira Ghandi

Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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India
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Ward O'Neil
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1984
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Best Wishes from Your Friends

Best Wishes from Your Friends

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Bark painting depicts four creatures, possibly frogs

Bark painting depicts four creatures, possibly frogs

Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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Coogee NSW

Coogee NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Coogee, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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