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Young's Store Currency Note

Young's Store Currency Note

J B Young Ltd collection
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Paper money
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Cricket ball

Cricket ball

Nanette Ward collection
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Cricket balls
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Edgar Richard Mayne
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Prau

Prau

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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Nagingapa Naminyamanja
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1969
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I Wont Do Any Sums To-day

I Wont Do Any Sums To-day

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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New South Wales, Australia
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1909
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Blue, orange and green circles

Blue, orange and green circles

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Solarplate print, Pintapinta purunypa, by Tjunkaya Tapaya

Solarplate print, Pintapinta purunypa, by Tjunkaya Tapaya

Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 3
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Prints
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Tjunkaya Tapaya
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1997
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Wedding invitation

Wedding invitation

Margot Child collection
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Wedding invitations
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Margot Child
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A serious error of judgement

A serious error of judgement

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Mr Alan Moir
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Dingos, Australia

Dingos, Australia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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The Crown Studios
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Woman climbing Mountain

Woman climbing Mountain

Judy Horacek collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Ms Judy Horacek
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1999
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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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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Kevin Wikmunea
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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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Old Government House, Parramatta Park, N.S.W

Old Government House, Parramatta Park, N.S.W

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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NSW Government
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Child's drawing - The Sunny Day by Marie Clara Kantilla age 11yrs, Bathurst Island NT

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Marie C. Kantilla
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Shield

Shield

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Shields
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Unknown
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1976
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Tissue in pocket

Tissue in pocket

Judy Horacek collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Ms Judy Horacek
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1999
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Baking tin for tarts

Baking tin for tarts

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Tart tins
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Royal Society of London Cook Medal

Royal Society of London Cook Medal

Royal Society Cook Medal collection
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Medals
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London, England
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Lewis Pingo
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1784
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Calico bag for Uncle Toby's oats

Calico bag for Uncle Toby's oats

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Food storage bags
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Muriel E. McPhee
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1916
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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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Statue of Liberty

Statue of Liberty

Sir Hubert Opperman collection no. 2
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Badges
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Bega Standard Office, established 1868

Bega Standard Office, established 1868

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Pambula, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Jane Cusack
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1909
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Fob with black ribbon band and gold ornaments

Fob with black ribbon band and gold ornaments

Terence Lane collection
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Fobs
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Brown, orange, yellow and green knitted tea-cosy

Brown, orange, yellow and green knitted tea-cosy

Justice Else-Mitchell collection no. 1
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Tea-cosies
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Membership card for the 60 Squadron Dinner Club given to E. Percival

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Dr Robert C Percival collection
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Membership cards
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Mr Edgar W. Percival
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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South Australia, Australia
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Great Northern Juvenile Athletic and Schools Exhibition Association
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1934
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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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Wingellina, Western Australia, Australia
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Jean I. Burke
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1982
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Poster advertising 'To Western Australia by Trans-Australian Railway'

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 6
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Advertising posters
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Mundaring Weir, Mundaring, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Trans-Australian Railway
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Carrying a dead man back to his native town, Kalgan 25.6.1914

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Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1913
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Wooden decorated carving of a barn owl by Tjipungaleialum

Wooden decorated carving of a barn owl by Tjipungaleialum

Dorothy Bennett collection
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Wood carvings
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Tjipungaleialum
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1974
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AJC Autumn Meeting, St Leger Day, Saturday, 11th April, 1925

AJC Autumn Meeting, St Leger Day, Saturday, 11th April, 1925

Robert Faithfull collection no. 2
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Programs
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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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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Iris Nugget
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Stan Mitchell collection
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Spearthrowers
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Not provided
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1963
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Batik practice piece showing design in progress on fabric, attributed to Nyukana 'Daisy' Baker, 1975

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Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 7
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Textiles
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Yogjakarta, Java, Indonesia
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Nyukana (Daisy) Baker
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1975
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Seven photographs of Mr and Mrs Marshall at various social functions

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Christine Marshall Cox collection
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Photographs
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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1951
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Fibre basket by Lily Long, 2008

Fibre basket by Lily Long, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Baskets
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Lily Long
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2008
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Saucepan and lid

Saucepan and lid

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Saucepans
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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1920
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Carved wooden pole sculpture of the two Mamaparra sisters, meal of parrot fish, and the cloud associated with Yingapungapu

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Buku-Larrngay Arts collection no. 2
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Wood carvings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Gawirrin Gumana
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1999
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Wooden photographic print frame

Wooden photographic print frame

Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Contact printing frames
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Jannay
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Horne-Bowie collection
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Spearheads
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Western Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1926
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Collins Street, Melbourne, Vic

Collins Street, Melbourne, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Sketches of Tommy's life - At the Base - No 5

Sketches of Tommy's life - At the Base - No 5

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Paris, France
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Letter from Maurice Horn inviting Vane Lindesay to contribute material to

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Vane Lindesay collection no. 1
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Letters
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Maurice Horn
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1976
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Flyer which reads

Flyer which reads "Grab a ticket for Peace"

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 1
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Promotional material
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People for Nuclear Disarmament
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Lyndhurst Church Fresco, 19 July 1910

Lyndhurst Church Fresco, 19 July 1910

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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England, United Kingdom
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1910
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Child with a billycart standing beside a picket fence, outside a timber house.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Dural, New South Wales, Australia
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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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Marrickville, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Lynette McNiven
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Autographed photograph of Australian swimmer Mina Wylie

Autographed photograph of Australian swimmer Mina Wylie

National Sports Information Centre collection
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Photographs
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Miss Wilhelmina '. Wylie
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1918
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U.S.A. Fleet, Sydney Domain

U.S.A. Fleet, Sydney Domain

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Arm splint

Arm splint

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Health and medical equipment
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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North Head Quarantine Station
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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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Cape Barren Island, Tasmania, Australia
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Joe Lynch
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People walking past a poster

People walking past a poster

Fred Daly collection
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Photographs
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Postcard featuring the portraits of 26 men of the Brisbane Tramways Company

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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British Tramways Company
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1910
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Oxford Street, Sydney

Oxford Street, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Robbery Under Arms, No. 4

Robbery Under Arms, No. 4

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Charles Hammond
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Book titled 'Hiking From Early Canberra'

Book titled 'Hiking From Early Canberra'

Thompson Family collection
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Books
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Pair of earings by B M Bancroft, 1990

Pair of earings by B M Bancroft, 1990

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Pierced earrings
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Bronwyn Bancroft
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1990
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Pink cotton ribbon.

Pink cotton ribbon.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Ribbons
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Lilium Bulbiferum

Lilium Bulbiferum

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Piece of paper featuring pencil sketches of Egyptian motifs

Piece of paper featuring pencil sketches of Egyptian motifs

Bridge Family collection no. 4
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Patterns
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