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Courtroom sketch of the Chamberlain trial by Veronica O'Leary, 1982.

Courtroom sketch of the Chamberlain trial by Veronica O'Lear...

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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Bark painting depicting an echidna by Yirawala, Croker Island, 1965

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J Davidson collection no. 3
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Croker Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Yirawala
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1965
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Knife made from a ground-down flat file, with a corn cob handle, as used by swagmen in the Depression era

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Paul Watts collection
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Gatton, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Paul Watts
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1986
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Pukamani Poles

Pukamani Poles

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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Margaret R. Pilakui
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Postcard featuring Canadian boxer Tommy Burns

Postcard featuring Canadian boxer Tommy Burns

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Tommy Burns
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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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Colleen Kerinaiua
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Dent Chronometer No 53862 in leather case

Dent Chronometer No 53862 in leather case

Bureau of Mineral Resources collection no. 1
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Weapon - Spear - Yirrkala, 1948

Weapon - Spear - Yirrkala, 1948

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spears
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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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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Orroroo, South Australia, Australia
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1936
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RKO Radio Pictures

RKO Radio Pictures

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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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1929
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Shark.

Shark.

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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Tarunga
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1969
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Colour photographic print of volunteers laying turf at St George football field, Rockdale, NSW

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St George Budapest Soccer Club collection
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Photographic prints
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Rockdale, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Fossil Island, Eaglehawk Neck, Tas

Fossil Island, Eaglehawk Neck, Tas

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Fossil Island, Tasman Peninsula, Tasmania, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Yuendumu, Northern Territory, Australia
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Queenie Nangala Singleton
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Passenger ticket for Mary Corrigan dated 1878

Passenger ticket for Mary Corrigan dated 1878

Ben Chifley collection no. 3
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Newcastle Beach, Newcastle, NSW

Newcastle Beach, Newcastle, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Newcastle Beach, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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S.F. Barnes from the 1901-02 English Cricket Team to Australia.

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Nanette Ward collection
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Commemorative badges
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Whitehead and Hoag
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1901
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Christmas card from Betty Archdale to Ruby Monaghan, 1935

Christmas card from Betty Archdale to Ruby Monaghan, 1935

Ruby Lee collection
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London, England
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Ms Betty Archdale
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1935
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Chasm Is.

Chasm Is.

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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Baijimma
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1969
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Renown toy train steam locomotive

Renown toy train steam locomotive

Bruce Macdonald collection
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Toy locomotives
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Child's drawing, La Perouse, Sydney

Child's drawing, La Perouse, Sydney

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Kathy Bell
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Harvest of Endurance : A History of the Chinese in Australia 1788-1988

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Australia-China Friendship Society collection
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Scrolls
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Australia
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Mr Mo Xiangyi
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1987
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Aldinga Annual Ploughing Match 1853 'Best Man'

Aldinga Annual Ploughing Match 1853 'Best Man'

David Allen medals collection
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Medals
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1853
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Clarice Faithfull-Anderson and her mother Lilian Faithfull-Anderson and four polo players

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Footballers, advertising

Footballers, advertising "Nicholson & Co Limited" pianos

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Men Dancing at a Ceremony

Men Dancing at a Ceremony

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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Unknown
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Print - An Accommodating Fare or Gallantry before Comfort

Print - An Accommodating Fare or Gallantry before Comfort

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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Small red and white checked cotton bag containing tea leaves

Small red and white checked cotton bag containing tea leaves

Dot Butler collection no. 2
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Tea-leaves
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Patent for 'An Improved Adjustable Support or Rest for Bicycles', 1896

Patent for 'An Improved Adjustable Support or Rest for Bicyc...

Cycling in Australia - Ephemera collection no.1
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Australian swimmers Fanny Durack and Mina Wylie with British swimmer Jennie Fletcher

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National Sports Information Centre collection
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Photographs
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Australia
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Miss Sarah Frances 'Fanny' Durack
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1910
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Life. Be in it. World Cricket T-shirt

Life. Be in it. World Cricket T-shirt

Alex and Paddy Stitt collection
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T-shirts
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Woven fibre pubic cover.

Woven fibre pubic cover.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Personal adornments
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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The surfing beach, Coogee

The surfing beach, Coogee

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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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Pomaderris prunifolia

Pomaderris prunifolia

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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Bark painting with black lizards and fish

Bark painting with black lizards and fish

Professor Adolphus Elkin collection
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Bark paintings
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Cape Arnhem, North-east Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Larrjanga
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Scout's Metalworker badge certificate

Scout's Metalworker badge certificate

Barry Williams collection
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Certificates
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Barry Williams
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1944
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Photograph of Edgar Richard Mayne standing in front of the scoreboard of the East Melbourne Cricket Club

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Nanette Ward collection
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Photographs
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Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Edgar Richard Mayne
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1921
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Commemorative blue enamelled florin brooch depicting Old Parliament House, 1927

Commemorative blue enamelled florin brooch depicting Old Par...

People's Paraphernalia collection no. 1
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Badges
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Royal Australian Mint
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1927
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Scout's Fireman badge certificate

Scout's Fireman badge certificate

Barry Williams collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Barry Williams
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1943
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Coogee Beach NSW

Coogee Beach NSW

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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King Scout badge

King Scout badge

Barry Williams collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Barry Williams
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1946
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Champion certificate awarded to  Mrs V.M. Wilson at the Portland P.A.& H. Society's Annual Show for a cross stitch delphinium tray cloth

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Portland, Victoria, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1966
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Princes Street Station Hotel

Princes Street Station Hotel

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Postcards
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Armband

Armband

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Armbands
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Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Certificate awarded at the Agricultural and Pastoral Society of Southern Queensland, Centenary Year Show 1859-1959, Beenleigh for second prize for a tatted butterfly doily

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Beenleigh, Queensland, Australia
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Beenleigh Express Print
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1959
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Blowhole during storm, Kiama

Blowhole during storm, Kiama

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Kiama, South Coast, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Mr Scott's country cottage. Mrs S. & Wenty at the door

Mr Scott's country cottage. Mrs S. & Wenty at the door

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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The Royal Family Pop-Up Book

The Royal Family Pop-Up Book

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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Pop-up books
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Patrick Montague-Smith
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1984
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Advertising card featuring Johnny Summers

Advertising card featuring Johnny Summers

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising cards
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Baker's Stadium, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1914
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She must suffer to look beautiful

She must suffer to look beautiful

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Brockbank & Atkins Chronometer No 1437

Brockbank & Atkins Chronometer No 1437

Bureau of Mineral Resources collection no. 1
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Chronometers
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The bush hut

The bush hut

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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J Hutchings
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Painting depicts kangaroo painted in the X-ray style

Painting depicts kangaroo painted in the X-ray style

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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Yiwun Y. Maduwarr
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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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Hydrocotyle laxiflora

Hydrocotyle laxiflora

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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Lilian and Flory Faithfull

Lilian and Flory Faithfull

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Panorama of Pall Mall, Bendigo, Victoria

Panorama of Pall Mall, Bendigo, Victoria

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bendigo, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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The terrible fight of Purrukapali and Taparra

The terrible fight of Purrukapali and Taparra

Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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Melville Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Jerry Kerinauia
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Souvenir booklet for a dinner welcoming Mr Robert Sands to the firm of John Sands Ltd, 1933

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Enid Treadgold collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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John Sands Pty Ltd
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1933
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Invoice

Invoice

ET Fealy collection
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