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William Pitt Faithfull seated in a chair in a studio setting

William Pitt Faithfull seated in a chair in a studio setting

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Portrait photographs
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Wombyan [sic - Wambeyan] Cave

Wombyan [sic - Wambeyan] Cave

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Wombeyan Caves, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Prize card awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, 1885

Prize card awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, 1885

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1885
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Untitled watercolour, painted by Kaapa Tjampitjinpa

Untitled watercolour, painted by Kaapa Tjampitjinpa

Kaapa Tjampitjinpa collection no. 2
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Watercolour paintings
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Kaapa M. Tjampitjinpa
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Snake bone necklace, made by Vernon Graham

Snake bone necklace, made by Vernon Graham

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Vernon Graham collection
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Necklaces
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Tasmania, Australia
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Vernon Graham
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Koala

Koala

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Gibson wedding at old Tirranna house

Gibson wedding at old Tirranna house

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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The Gap - near entrance to Sydney Harbour

The Gap - near entrance to Sydney Harbour

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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The Gap, Watsons Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Herbert Beecroft
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View Falls, Sherbrook Gully

View Falls, Sherbrook Gully

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Message stick

Message stick

Horne-Bowie collection
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Message sticks
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Not provided
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1926
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Upper Mary St., Gympie, Queensland

Upper Mary St., Gympie, Queensland

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Gympie, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1900
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Snake sculpture

Snake sculpture

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Wood carvings
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Mutitjulu, Northern Territory, Australia
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Pulya Taylor
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1982
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Timber plate with image of an indigenous woman carrying a coolamon on her head, made by Bill Onus

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Robert Croll Indigenous Artefacts collection
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Artworks
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Australia
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Bill Onus
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Pennant commemorating the Royal Visit 1954

Pennant commemorating the Royal Visit 1954

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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Oertling 62FM beam balance

Oertling 62FM beam balance

School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine collection
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England
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L Oertling Ltd
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1930
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Convict love token from Mary Smith, 1826

Convict love token from Mary Smith, 1826

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Pfaff Nahmashine, sewing machine

Pfaff Nahmashine, sewing machine

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Carved lizard

Carved lizard

Central Australian souvenirs collection
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Wood carvings
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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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Advertising card featuring Dave Smith

Advertising card featuring Dave Smith

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Dunedin, New Zealand
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Fremantle Town Hall, Western Australia

Fremantle Town Hall, Western Australia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Fremantle, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1909
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The Will Of The People Shall Prevail

The Will Of The People Shall Prevail

John Sheppard collection
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Placards
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Ravenshoe, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Ted Gabriel
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1980
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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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Robina Tipakilippa
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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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Kungkarangkalpa Attila

Kungkarangkalpa Attila

Songlines - Tjunkaya Tapaya collection
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Tjunkaya Tapaya
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2014
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Wooden spear, used in the 'Seven Sisters' performance at the 'Tracking Kultja' festival at the NMA in 2001

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Maruku Arts collection no. 2
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Spears
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Walter Pukutiwara
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2001
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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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David Tipuamantimirri
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Mr. Percy Grainger Playing a Steinway Piano.

Mr. Percy Grainger Playing a Steinway Piano.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Tetratheca ciliata

Tetratheca ciliata

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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Interior of the church at Tirranna decorated for the wedding of Robert Faithfull and Jessie Gibson on 25 April 1888

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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1888
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Burnt fire truck wheel

Burnt fire truck wheel

ACT Fire Brigade collection
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Convict love token from J. Clark, 1831

Convict love token from J. Clark, 1831

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Certificate awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, 1889, First Prize

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Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Certificates
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1889
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Michael Kinsela, Chief of Cudgelbong

Michael Kinsela, Chief of Cudgelbong

Michael Kinsela, Chief of Cudgelbong Breastplate collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Bark painting - Djunkgao and Madalait at Arnhem Bay - Yirrkala, 1948

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American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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1948
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Surf Club, Cronulla, NSW

Surf Club, Cronulla, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Cronulla Beach, Cronulla, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Surf Life Saving Australia
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North Sydney

North Sydney

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

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1926
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Postcard featuring King William Street, Adelaide

Postcard featuring King William Street, Adelaide

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Veronica Notabilis

Veronica Notabilis

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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1875
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Painting depicts an abstract pattern of cross-hatching with horizontal and vertical lines.

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Maningrida Arts and Crafts 04/06/1974 collection
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Bark paintings
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Manakudok-adjiripa, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Peter Djalaya
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Tillaea intricata

Tillaea intricata

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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Tea arriving at foot of Aerial Ropeway, Ceylon - Lipton series

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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No Music in the Australian Bush..

No Music in the Australian Bush..

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Norman A. Lindsay
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Pyott Marine Chronometer, in a wooden case

Pyott Marine Chronometer, in a wooden case

Department of Defence collection
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Chronometers
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London, England
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James Pyott
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Courtroom sketch 'Lindy and Michael Chamberlain.' by Veronica O'Leary, dated 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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Postcard featuring a coloured print showing a young child with a broad rimmed hat between the Union Jack and Australian flags

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Heather Henderson (nee Menzies) with her daughter Edwina

Heather Henderson (nee Menzies) with her daughter Edwina

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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The Double Two shirt means Double Wear and Double Value ... At David Jones

The Double Two shirt means Double Wear and Double Value ... ...

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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David Jones Ltd
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1946
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Postcard of Joe Beckett vs Georges Carpentier

Postcard of Joe Beckett vs Georges Carpentier

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Halifax, West Yorkshire, England
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Lilywhite Ltd
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1919
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Horse team pulling a wagon loaded with wool bales. Boondara 1918

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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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1918
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Childhood Memories by Elaine Russell, 2002.

Childhood Memories by Elaine Russell, 2002.

Elaine Russell collection
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Acrylic paintings
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National Museum of Australia, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Elaine Russell
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2002
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Summertime Blues by James Simon

Summertime Blues by James Simon

James Simon collection
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Oil paintings
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New South Wales, Australia
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James P. Simon
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1996
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Certificate of merit awarded by the Victorian Education Department to Lesley Robertson on 19 November 1918

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Les Robertson collection
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Certificates
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Victorian Department of Education
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1918
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A Day with the Cattle.  - 'The Sydney Mail' On the Land Series

A Day with the Cattle. - 'The Sydney Mail' On the Land Seri...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Frank Proust and others en route to Southern Cloud crash site

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Frank Proust collection
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Snowy Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Alan Kemp
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1958
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Leather aviation helmet

Leather aviation helmet

Dr Robert C Percival collection
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Aviation helmets
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Mr Edgar W. Percival
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McCredie toy train bogie suburban coach

McCredie toy train bogie suburban coach

Bruce Macdonald collection
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Toy railway carriages
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Postcard featuring two trams on Young Street, Sydney

Postcard featuring two trams on Young Street, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Circular Quay, Sydney, N.S.W. in 1788

Circular Quay, Sydney, N.S.W. in 1788

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Circular Quay, Sydney Cove, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1910
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