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Mark II Expo '67 Sound Chair

Mark II Expo '67 Sound Chair

Expo '67 - Sound Chair collection
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Chairs
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1967
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Story of a Woman's Camp and the Origin of Damper

Story of a Woman's Camp and the Origin of Damper

Yanyatjarri Tjakamarra collection no. 1
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Acrylic paintings
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Anatjari (. Tjakamarra
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1973
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Anguillaria Australis

Anguillaria Australis

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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1873
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Westella

Westella

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Blue Lake, Mt Gambier, SA

The Blue Lake, Mt Gambier, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mount Gambier, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Aboriginal breastplate for Paddy, King of Nive Downs and Duke of Tambo

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Paddy King of Nive Downs and Duke of Tambo collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Nive Downs, Augathella, Queensland, Australia
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King Paddy
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Cannon from HMB Endeavour, which was jettisoned on the Great Barrier Reef in 1770 and recovered in 1969

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Endeavour Cannon collection
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Cannons
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England
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Captain James Cook
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1725
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Correspondent in France Susie Rameau

Correspondent in France Susie Rameau

Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Photographic postcards
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France
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A view on the beach, St Kilda, Vic

A view on the beach, St Kilda, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Saint Kilda, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Cream-coloured partial dance program titled 'AGRICULTURAL SOCIETY'S BALL, 5th MAY 1869'

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dance programs
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1869
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Floral motifs on red

Floral motifs on red

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Robilt toy train locomotive and tender

Robilt toy train locomotive and tender

Bruce Macdonald collection
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Toy trains
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Photograph shows the main dining room at Old Parliament House

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Betty Hall collection
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Photographs
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr H L. Napthali
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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, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Edna Mary
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Postcard featuring photograph of Sydney waterscape

Postcard featuring photograph of Sydney waterscape

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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Meaghers Hardware Centre

Meaghers Hardware Centre

J B Young Ltd collection
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Photographs
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1981
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Running shoe, right

Running shoe, right

Nova Peris collection
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Sports footwear
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Nike
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Poster titled 'Telephone services link together the people of all nations'

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Australia Post Historical collection
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Postmaster General's Department
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1959
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Macquarie Place Sydney

Macquarie Place Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Ray and Dallas Maple Family collection no. 2
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Boomerangs
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Leigh Creek, Flinder Ranges, South Australia, Australia
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Ray Maple
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1968
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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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Ceylon
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Postcard featuring a printed oval photograph of Balmain political candidate Billy Waugh

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Balmain, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Certificates
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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South Australian Chamber of Manufacturers
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1947
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Cartoon of Terry Sheahan, Labor minister and New South Wales Attorney General, standing in a dock in court

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Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Ward O'Neill
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1986
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There are moments when we like to be alone

There are moments when we like to be alone

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Convict love token from William Reynolds, 1829

Convict love token from William Reynolds, 1829

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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'Tingarri Dreaming at Nariboruka [Naripuruka]' painted by George Tjapaltjarri, 1977

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Sally Banyard collection
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Paintings
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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George Tjapaltjarri
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1977
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'Royal Carriage London & Pet Dingoes' by Alexander Nganjmirra, 2002

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Alexander Nganjmirra collection
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Drawings
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Dandenong Ranges, Victoria, Australia
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Alexander Nganjmirra
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2002
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Spear

Spear

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Spears
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Jamieson Range, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Jackson Mclean
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Cricket ball with two labels, inscribed, 'Inter-State Cricket, South Australian Collapse, All out for 90, Victoria win by 268' and 'Second Innings scoreboard of South Australia', 1923

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Nanette Ward collection
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Cricket balls
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Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Edgar Richard Mayne
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1922
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Lal Lal Falls, near Ballarat

Lal Lal Falls, near Ballarat

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Germany
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Marble Bar, Sydney

Marble Bar, 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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View of Blue's Point and MacMahon's [sic] Point from Sydney

View of Blue's Point and MacMahon's [sic] Point from Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Joy Hart
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Convict love token from 1829

Convict love token from 1829

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Doily

Doily

Lois Grosse collection
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Doilies
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QSL card for VK3ZJ

QSL card for VK3ZJ

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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A summer evening

A summer evening

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Mr James A. Turner
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Child's drawing - Stuart by Stanley Jangala Gallagher, Yirara College, Alice Springs NT

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Stanley Gallacher
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A Pocket Edition of the Companion for the Altar

A Pocket Edition of the Companion for the Altar

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Religious books
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1823
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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, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Robina Tipakilippa
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MANLY WHARF

MANLY WHARF

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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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Cutting

Cutting

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Conical copper vase

Conical copper vase

Smith Family collection
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Vases
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Australia
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1930
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Two men standing on a factory floor with what looks to be liquid metal pouring out of a large container behind them

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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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Snake sculpture, Kuniya (python) and eggs

Snake sculpture, Kuniya (python) and eggs

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Wood carvings
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Amata, South Australia, Australia
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Tiger
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Postcard featuring a comic pen and ink sketch of a soldier shaving in a trench while shells explode close by

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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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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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Gibson Pootchemunka
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Cataract Gorge, Launceston, Tasmania

Cataract Gorge, Launceston, Tasmania

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Cataract Gorge, Launceston, Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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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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Red Leaf Beach, Double Bay, NSW

Red Leaf Beach, Double Bay, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Double Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Orroroo, South Australia, Australia
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1935
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The Federal Government House, Sydney

The Federal Government House, 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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Harding & Billings
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The Weir, Yarrawonga, Victoria

The Weir, Yarrawonga, Victoria

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Yarrawonga, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Child's drawing by unknown artist

Child's drawing by unknown artist

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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Photographic glass plate positive depicting Aboriginal men standing in front of weatherboard building

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Richard Daintree collection
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Glass plate positives
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Queensland, Australia
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Richard Daintree
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1860
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New Norfolk near Hobart, Tasmania

New Norfolk near Hobart, Tasmania

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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New Norfolk, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1919
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Plastic urine/blood vial

Plastic urine/blood vial

Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority collection
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Testing equipment
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Switzerland
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Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority
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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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1867
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Goanna sculpture

Goanna sculpture

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Wood carvings
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Fregon, South Australia, Australia
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Malyanka
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Untitled child's drawing by Nicholas Amagula, Grade 2, Angurugu Area School, Groote Eylandt NT.

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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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Nicholas Amagula
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