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Film negative - Bert Oliffe and pack-camel, central Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1926

Film negative - Bert Oliffe and pack-camel, central Australi...

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Film negatives
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1926
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Tureen marked with the crest of the Union Club of Hobart Town, made by Minton & Boyle, about 1840

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Terence Lane collection
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Tureens
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Stoke-on-Trent, England
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Minton and Boyle
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1840
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Paperwork associated with commemorative airmail box

Paperwork associated with commemorative airmail box

Glenn Piper collection
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Baby [Maxwell T. Brock]

Baby [Maxwell T. Brock]

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Envelope to Mrs John Richmond

Envelope to Mrs John Richmond

Joan Richmond collection
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Toorak, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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1931
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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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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mervyn Tungurtalum
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Spear

Spear

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Spears
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Jamieson Range, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Jackson Mclean
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Convict love token from C. Perkins., 1843

Convict love token from C. Perkins., 1843

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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A two storey brick and timber house under construction

A two storey brick and timber house under construction

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Arms of the State of New South Wales

Arms of the State of New South Wales

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Life. Be in it comic strip featuring Norm, 904

Life. Be in it comic strip featuring Norm, 904

Alex and Paddy Stitt collection
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Cartoons
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Mercer Marine Survey Chronometer No 14898 mounted in cylindrical metal case with lid

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Department of Defence collection
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St Albans, Hertfordshire, England
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Thomas Mercer Ltd
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Courtroom sketch of the Chamberlain trial by Veronica O'Leary, 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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Letter

Letter

E Redlich collection
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Mr Ernst Redlich
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1959
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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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Carved pearlshell pendant that resembles a dhari headdress with a morning star in the middle

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Tony Shibasaki collection
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Pendants
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Thursday Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Mr William A. Shibasaki
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2001
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Holden tiepin

Holden tiepin

Jack Heenan collection
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Tiepins
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GM Holden Ltd
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1956
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Aboriginal breastplate for Tommy, Constable Wellington

Aboriginal breastplate for Tommy, Constable Wellington

Edmund Milne collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Wellington, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Edmund Milne Snr
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1931
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Commonwealth Ave. Hotel Canberra + Albert Hall

Commonwealth Ave. Hotel Canberra + Albert Hall

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Matthew Flinders' 'A Voyage to Terra Australis' (1814) , Volume 2

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Matthew Flinders collection
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Travel books
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London, England
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Captain Matthew Flinders
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1814
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Coogee Surf Club & Baths. Coogee Beach Sydney

Coogee Surf Club & Baths. Coogee Beach Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Coogee Beach, Coogee, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Film negative - Weakottu, Western Petermann Ranges, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1926

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Negatives
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Petermann Ranges, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1926
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Hotel Mansions, Kings Cross, Sydney

Hotel Mansions, Kings Cross, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Kings Cross, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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St Stephen's Womens Guild fete

St Stephen's Womens Guild fete

Ben Chifley collection no. 3
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Receipts
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Jungle Gym presented to Ainslie Primary School by Prime Minister James Scullin in 1930

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Ainslie Primary School Collection no 1
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Recreational equipment
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Chicago, Illinois, United States of America
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Jungle Gym Inc
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1923
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Kata-thermometer made by Hicks, England, with muslin finger cover, in cardboard case

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School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine collection
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Thermometers
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Engraved boab nut 'Fighting over Women' by Jack Wherra

Engraved boab nut 'Fighting over Women' by Jack Wherra

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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Kungkarrangkalpa

Kungkarrangkalpa

Songlines - Tjayanka Woods collection
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Prints
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Papulankutja, Western Australia, Australia
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Mrs Tjayanka Woods
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Post Office, Sydney

Post Office, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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General Post Office, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Postmaster General's Department
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Engraved boab nut 'Mortuary Rites 2' by Jack Wherra

Engraved boab nut 'Mortuary Rites 2' by Jack Wherra

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 - Clara and Monica, Hermannsburg, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1923

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Lantern slides
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Hermannsburg, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1923
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Film negative - Laurie Coonan shoeing a horse, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1928

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Film negatives
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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Glass plate negative - The McAuley family, Karrathunka Waterhole, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1919

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1919
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Bark painting

Bark painting

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Croker Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Paddy Namadbara
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1966
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Convict love token from Thomas King

Convict love token from Thomas King

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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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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Men on the steps of a building, with a car in the foreground on the left

Men on the steps of a building, with a car in the foreground...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Dugong, Inunguluna

The Dugong, Inunguluna

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Kulpidja
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1948
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Factory made wooden dolly peg

Factory made wooden dolly peg

Bothwell Museum collection
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Clothes pegs
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New Norfolk, Tasmania, Australia
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Pioneer Woodware Co
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1930
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Central Railway Station, Sydney

Central Railway Station, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Central Railway Station, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Making permanent works Powlett Railway. July 1910. Hustwayte's Cutting. Kilcunda

Making permanent works Powlett Railway. July 1910. Hustwayte...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Kilcunda, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1910
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Honour the War Chests

Honour the War Chests

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Pamphlets
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Handwritten note on the history of the Cullinan Diamond, written in Johannesburg by E R Mayne whilst on tour with the Australian Cricket Team in 1921

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Nanette Ward collection
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Edgar Richard Mayne
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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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Glass plate negatives
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1920
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Turtle and sea creatures

Turtle and sea creatures

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dolores Tipuamantumirri
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Poster depicting the Provisional Parliament House, Canberra, from the air

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People's Paraphernalia collection no. 20
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Posters
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Australian National Publicity Association
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1940
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Hope's hair

Hope's hair

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Labels
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Glass plate negative - Lionel Gee with unnamed man, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1905

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1905
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Aboriginal 'bora', arrival of the novices

Aboriginal 'bora', arrival of the novices

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Charles H. Kerry
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Convict love token from John Harris, 1829

Convict love token from John Harris, 1829

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Unidentified. Painting is decorated with vertical lines composed of dashes

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American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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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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Letter to The Manager, Parliament House Dining Room, Canberra, ACT, from H Grattan Guinness, Managing Editor, 20th Century Fox Movietone News

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Betty Hall collection
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Business letters
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr H L. Napthali
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1944
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Old Days of the Stockmen, 2012 by Mervyn Street

Old Days of the Stockmen, 2012 by Mervyn Street

Mervyn Street collection
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Paintings
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Mervyn Street
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2012
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Pencil sketch depicting two sheep

Pencil sketch depicting two sheep

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Sketches
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Batik wall hanging entitled Nyukana

Batik wall hanging entitled Nyukana

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Wall hangings
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Utopia, South Australia, Australia
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Katie Kamara
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1982
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Seed pod rattle

Seed pod rattle

1992 Torres Strait Islands Cultural Festival collection
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Musical instruments
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Thursday Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Thursday Island Primary School
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1992
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Australian Natives,  Gymnasium Work Preparatory to Winning Back the Ashes.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Norman A. Lindsay
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Metal carbide lamp

Metal carbide lamp

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Lamps
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My home

My home

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mary Agnes Timaepatua
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