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Mourning Rites.

Mourning Rites.

Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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Ramingining, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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David D. Malangi
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Men overlooking a pen of shorn Vermont sheep at Boondara

Men overlooking a pen of shorn Vermont sheep at Boondara

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Boondara, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1918
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Emu egg carved with image of a face by Bill Reid

Emu egg carved with image of a face by Bill Reid

Bill Reid - John Cawte collection
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Engraved emu eggs
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Bill Reid
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Cake slice

Cake slice

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Cake slicers
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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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Alcantara 22,181 Tons

Alcantara 22,181 Tons

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Great Britain
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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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Enamel bowl

Enamel bowl

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Bowls
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Drawing

Drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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New Testament.

New Testament.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Bibles
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1839
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The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shady.

The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shady.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Books
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1823
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Certificate awarded at the Pine Rivers Agricultural, Horticultural and Industrial Association, 1962 for first prize for a jug cover

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Pine Rivers, Queensland, Australia
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Pine Rivers Agricultural Horticultural & Industrial Association
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1962
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Troops of the British Empire, Victorian Mounted Rifles

Troops of the British Empire, Victorian Mounted Rifles

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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London, England
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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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Drawings
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Susanne Hayes
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Kareela Railway Station

Kareela Railway Station

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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New South Wales, Australia
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Wet specimen - Horse - foetus

Wet specimen - Horse - foetus

MacKenzie collection
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Zoological specimens
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Circles and dots on blue

Circles and dots on blue

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Poster

Poster

Union of Australian Women collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Audrey McDonald
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1950
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Fibre basket by Janice Nixon, 2008

Fibre basket by Janice Nixon, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Baskets
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Janice Nixon
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2008
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Lantern slide - Pitjantjatjara men wearing wooden hair ornaments known as 'elenba', central Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920-1924

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Lantern slides
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Northern Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1920
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Emperor penquin rookery at commencement of Great Barrier

Emperor penquin rookery at commencement of Great Barrier

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Antarctica
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Frogs learn to jump from the fairies

The Frogs learn to jump from the fairies

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mrs Ida Outhwaite
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The Book of Common Prayer

The Book of Common Prayer

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Prayer books
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1862
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Cathedral Square, Christchurch, N.Z

Cathedral Square, Christchurch, N.Z

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Green dance program titled 'GOVERNMENT HOUSE'

Green dance program titled 'GOVERNMENT HOUSE'

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dance programs
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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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Peace

Peace

Union of Australian Women collection
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Badges
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Audrey McDonald
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1950
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Folding postcard with photographs of Wagga Wagga, NSW

Folding postcard with photographs of Wagga Wagga, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Armadale, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Spiritual World 4 - Old Mannalargenna, Chief of the NE Tasmania

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Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Vernon Graham collection
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Artworks
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Tasmania, Australia
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Vernon Graham
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St. Johns Church. Darlinghurst. N.S.W.

St. Johns Church. Darlinghurst. N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Darlinghurst, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Pastel drawing of an old possum skin cloak

Pastel drawing of an old possum skin cloak

Tooloyn Koortakay collection
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Drawings
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East Gippsland, Victoria, Australia
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Lee Darroch
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1999
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Spear

Spear

Ray and Dallas Maple Family collection no. 2
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Spears
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South Australia, Australia
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Howard Maple
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1930
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Crown' Hotel Gardens, Lyndhurst, Mew Forest

Crown' Hotel Gardens, Lyndhurst, Mew Forest

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Bark painting 'Kindaagi the old red plains kangaroo' by Yirawala

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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Bark paintings
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Lovett Tower, Woden Town Centre, Phillip, Canberra, Australian Capi...
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Yirawala
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The Yam, Garabara

The Yam, Garabara

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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1948
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British fighter aeroplane headdress by James Eseli

British fighter aeroplane headdress by James Eseli

Solomon and Josephine Ahmat collection
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Headdresses
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James Eseli
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Trial

Trial

The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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Prints
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London, England
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John H. Clark
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1813
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The Mental Hospital, Parramatta, NSW

The Mental Hospital, Parramatta, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Parramatta, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Djunkgao (Djung'kawu) and Madalait at Jelangbara (Yalangbara) - 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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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Yarrang
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Rabbit Traps by Elaine Russell, 2002.

Rabbit Traps 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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Sticker 'PMG'

Sticker 'PMG'

Australia Post Historical collection
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Stickers
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Postmaster General's Department
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Pearl necklace given to Janet Templeton in Edinburgh by her husband on their wedding anniversary in 1826

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Diana Baxter collection no. 1
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Necklaces
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Scotland
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Janet Templeton
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1826
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Jim Webb sitting at the wheel of a car with his wife Hope (nee Faithfull) standing beside him in the driveway

Jim Webb sitting at the wheel of a car with his wife Hope (n...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Iron stand

Iron stand

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Stands
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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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1920
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10 ounce measuring cup

10 ounce measuring cup

Thompson Family collection
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Measuring cups
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The Springfield Messenger Special Edition Account of the Opening of the New Baths

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Moarialta Falls, Near Adelaide, S.A.

Moarialta Falls, Near Adelaide, S.A.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Morialta Falls, Morialta Conservation Park, Mount Lofty Ranges, Sou...
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Mapping 3

Mapping 3

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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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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Pamela Ngallametta
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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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Card with sketch of gum nuts

Card with sketch of gum nuts

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Cards
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'Weinberg's Mahalla Cigarettes' tobacco tin containing cigarette cards collected by Alice Eaton (néeYoxon)

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Alice Eaton collection
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Cigarette cards
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The men are playing snooker

The men are playing snooker

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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Henry V. Dunn
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Burrinjuck The Tunnel 30 Jan 1911

Burrinjuck The Tunnel 30 Jan 1911

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Burrinjuck Dam, Burrinjuck, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1911
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Message stick

Message stick

Stan Mitchell collection
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Carvings
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Embroidery wool

Embroidery wool

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Embroidery threads
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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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Angurugu, Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Brian Mamarika
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Two young women dressed in cowboy outfits

Two young women dressed in cowboy outfits

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Aboriginal Areas Authority unused circular bronze site marker plaque

Aboriginal Areas Authority unused circular bronze site marke...

Aboriginal Areas Protection Authority NT collection
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Plaques
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Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
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Aboriginal Areas Protection Authority
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1987
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Poetical works of Robert Burns.

Poetical works of Robert Burns.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Books
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1833
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