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Captain Cook Bicentenary

Captain Cook Bicentenary

Gweneth Meyers collection
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Mr Morris H. Meyers OBE
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Child's drawing - 'The rainbow arching his blood stained body through the sky' by Judy Batty age 15, St Francis Xavier School, Daly River NT

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Judy Batty
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Pigmented plaited fibre armband

Pigmented plaited fibre armband

A Morrison collection no. 1
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Armbands
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Souvenir mug - Diana Princess of Wales

Souvenir mug - Diana Princess of Wales

Cecil Ballard Jnr collection
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Commemorative mugs
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England, United Kingdom
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Diana Princess of Wales
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1991
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The railway station, Adelaide, SA

The railway station, Adelaide, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Adelaide, South Australia, 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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Drawings
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Tweed Heads, New South Wales, Australia
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Thomas Green
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My Mind's a Whiteboard Today

My Mind's a Whiteboard Today

Political Humour Competition 1996 collection
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Cartoons
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Mr Patrick Cook
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1995
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Shell money

Shell money

Papuan Official collection
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Shell money
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Professor Wallace E. Armstrong
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1923
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Pigmented plaited fibre armband

Pigmented plaited fibre armband

A Morrison collection no. 1
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Armbands
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Boy with a white feather in his green hat

Boy with a white feather in his green hat

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Condex brand metal fly-fishing reel and information sheet in a box

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Gordon Winter collection
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Fishing reels
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England
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J W Young & Sons
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1930
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Papal Visit 1986 vest

Papal Visit 1986 vest

Papal Visit Office collection
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Vests
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Australia
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Pope John Paul II
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1986
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North Qld. Kauri pine, Atherton Tableland

North Qld. Kauri pine, Atherton Tableland

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Atherton Tableland, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Stan Mitchell collection
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Middle Harbour showing Sydney Heads, N.S.W.

Middle Harbour showing Sydney Heads, N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Gympie, Queensland, Australia
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Murray Views
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Certificate awarded at the Dowerin Agricultural Society Annual Show, 1967 for first prize for a calico apron

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Western Australia, Australia
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Central Districts Herald-Tribune
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1967
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The War Memorial, North Terrace and the Hills, Adelaide, SA

The War Memorial, North Terrace and the Hills, Adelaide, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Photograph in the President of the Senate's Suite

Photograph in the President of the Senate's Suite

Fred Daly collection
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Photographs
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Stone knife

Stone knife

Stan Mitchell collection
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Knives
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Souvenir plate - Queen Mother

Souvenir plate - Queen Mother

Cecil Ballard Jnr collection
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Commemorative plates
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Queen Elizabeth, The Queen Mother
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1991
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Composing stick

Composing stick

Les Robertson collection
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Printing accessories
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Lesley A. Robertson
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1920
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Cartoon of federal Labor politician Paul Keating as a racing car driver

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Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Mr Ward O'Neill
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1979
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Shoalhaven River and Bridge, Nowra, NSW

Shoalhaven River and Bridge, Nowra, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Shoalhaven River, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Now we're married oft' I think of 'Jim' boys, sleeping in the Church yard by the sea ...

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Redmond Nolan
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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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Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Nemarluk
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Print - Carter's Floral Illustrations

Print - Carter's Floral Illustrations

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Wooden club, Weapon

Wooden club, Weapon

Stan Mitchell collection
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Clubs
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The Corso, Manly, NSW

The Corso, Manly, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, 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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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Banambul
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Australia Day 1917, City of Unley

Australia Day 1917, City of Unley

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Wartime badges
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Unley, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Australian Red Cross Society
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1916
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Creatures of the Sea

Creatures of the Sea

Keith and Elsie de Witte collection
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Bark paintings
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Dick Roughsey OBE
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1971
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Photograph of group of timber buildings on coastline

Photograph of group of timber buildings on coastline

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Photographs
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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North Head Quarantine Station
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Trophy presented to Peter Jackson 1889 'COLOURED CHAMPION BOXER of THE WORLD'

Trophy presented to Peter Jackson 1889 'COLOURED CHAMPION BO...

Peter Jackson collection
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Trophies
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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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Girl Shattered

Girl Shattered

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Paintings
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Lin Onus
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1989
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Circular red and gold badge

Circular red and gold badge

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Badges
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Australia
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People for Nuclear Disarmament
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1981
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Convict love token from E. Haddon

Convict love token from E. Haddon

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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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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Yirrinini
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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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Ere Albert...

Ere Albert...

Political Humour Competition 1996 collection
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Cartoons
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Mr Chris Kelly
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1996
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Spirit Islands

Spirit Islands

John Calaby 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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1940
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Wood ducks

Wood ducks

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Art Series
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Palm leaf basket from Port Essington, made by Ningoldie Blyth, 2015

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Port Essington collection no. 2
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Containers
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Cobourg Peninnsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ningoldie Blyth
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2015
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Poster -

Poster - "The Star" Johannesburg, July 21 1969 - reports on ...

Kerry Browning collection
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Event posters
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Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
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National Aeronautics and Space Administration
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1969
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Photocopy of Service Modification Sheet issued by DeHavilland Aircraft Co regarding fitment of aluminium alloy cylinder heads

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Neil Jensen collection
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Aviation documents
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At the end of my long ride I was delightfully cool.

At the end of my long ride I was delightfully cool.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr F Welch
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1906
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Model spear

Model spear

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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Knife with bullock horn handle

Knife with bullock horn handle

Chai Vang and Por Ye collection
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Knives
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Hyde Park Sydney NSW

Hyde Park Sydney NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Hyde Park, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Kodak Ltd
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Salt glazed brown ceramic demijohn with screw-threaded stopper [Adelaide Chemical & Fertiliser Company Ltd]

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William and Jeanette Derham Family - Bendigo Pottery collection
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Demijohns
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1888
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Poster advertising the Hiroshima Day march and rally

Poster advertising the Hiroshima Day march and rally

ACT Trades and Labour Council collection
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Political posters
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Dickson, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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1995
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QSL card for Radio 2UE Sydney Ltd. Studios: 296 Pitt St., Sydney, N.S.W.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1991
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Emu and dancing man (2015) carved emu egg by Peter Carlo

Emu and dancing man (2015) carved emu egg by Peter Carlo

Peter Carlo Collection
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Engraved emu eggs
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Peter Carlo
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A street scene with buildings on either side and cars parked on the left

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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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Print

Print

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Prints
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Poster titled 'Support your local Bicentennial community'

Poster titled 'Support your local Bicentennial community'

Australian Bicentennial Authority collection
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Posters
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1988
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'Waruwiya' by Helicopter Tjungurrayi, 2007

'Waruwiya' by Helicopter Tjungurrayi, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Paintings
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Kilykily, Western Australia, Australia
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Helicopter Tjungurrayi
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2007
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Republic of Australia

Republic of Australia

Robert Darby collection no. 1
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T-shirts
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Hon Paul J. Keating
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1996
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Envelope

Envelope

Vienna Mozart Boys Choir collection no. 1
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Envelopes
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Nellies Grotto, Jenolan Caves, NSW

Nellies Grotto, Jenolan Caves, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Jenolan Caves, Oberon, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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