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Photographic postcard depicting Zeynard's Marvellous Midget Circus - Group of little people

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Fairy Bower Falls, Bundanoon

Fairy Bower Falls, Bundanoon

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bundanoon, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Pair of gold coloured pump shoes

Pair of gold coloured pump shoes

Ronald L Gale Masonic collection no. 2
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Narmoola Pool

Narmoola Pool

Dean Russell Moody collection
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Leonora, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Dean R. Moody
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1994
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Brown leather holster for a hatchet

Brown leather holster for a hatchet

Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Holsters
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Myles J Dunphy
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Album of pressed seaweed and moss specimens collected at Port Arthur, Van Diemens Land, 1836

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Port Arthur seaweed album collection
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Botanical specimens
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Port Arthur, Tasman Peninsula, Tasmania, Australia
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Panorama looking west, Albury, NSW

Panorama looking west, Albury, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Albury, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Four girls, two seated on the grass and two standing behind in a garden setting

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Thompson Family collection
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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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Howard Wayne
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P & O S.S. Nubia at Singapore

P & O S.S. Nubia at Singapore

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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India
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Sutlej Medal 1845-46 with clasps SOBRAON and FEROZESHUHUR, issued to Major James Winniett Nunn, 80th Regiment, British Army

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Major James Nunn's Sutlej Medal collection
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Military medals
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England, United Kingdom
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Major James W. Nunn
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1846
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Courtroom sketch of the Chamberlain trial by Veronica O'Leary, dated 15 September 1982.

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Veronica O'Leary collection no. 1
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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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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Sharon Steele
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Harnessing in dogs and preparing to start, Captain's sledge party

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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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Bowl with burnt engraved designs

Bowl with burnt engraved designs

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Bowls
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Walter Pukutiwara
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Bottle with green glaze

Bottle with green glaze

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Eddie Puruntatameri
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1975
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Diary account of the Thornycroft Expedition into Central Australia to recover the bodies of aviators Anderson and Hitchcock in 1929

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Sharp and Cook collection
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Diaries
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Tanami, Australia
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Mr Leslie S. Miles
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1929
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Horses and Cowboy 1997

Horses and Cowboy 1997

Liesl Rockchild collection
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Bush toys
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Titjikala, Northern Territory, Australia
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David Wallace
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1997
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I am a Woman for Peace

I am a Woman for Peace

Union of Australian Women collection
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Political 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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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Brian Howard
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Sewing machine

Sewing machine

Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Sewing machines
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Bendigo, Victoria, Australia
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Ann S. Stool
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1870
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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

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Baking tin

Baking tin

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Olympic Games Melbourne 22 Nov - 8 Dec, 1956

Olympic Games Melbourne 22 Nov - 8 Dec, 1956

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 3
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Posters
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Richard Beck
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1956
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Promotional card for 'Professor' Henry Tipper and his miniature bicycle, 1919

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Henry Tipper collection
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Promotional material
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Boat passing between the pylons of a partially constructed bridge

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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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Viola made by William Holliday, 1963

Viola made by William Holliday, 1963

Raymond Holliday collection
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Violas
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William Percy Faithfull's Master of Arts degree from Sydney University, 6 March 1869

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Testamurs
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1869
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Manly from Red Hill, Sydney

Manly from Red Hill, Sydney

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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1905
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'Buwakul', bark painting, native plant species

'Buwakul', bark painting, native plant species

Mulkun Wirrpanda collection
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mulkun Wirrpanda
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K A Aumuller and I A L Uhr, 1923

K A Aumuller and I A L Uhr, 1923

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1923
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Aboriginal corroboree, showing a house and fencing in background.

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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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Letter from Samuel Bromley to Thomas Mussen, Jan 1867

Letter from Samuel Bromley to Thomas Mussen, Jan 1867

Alexander Mussen collection
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Letters
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Pyramul, New South Wales, Australia
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Reverend Samuel Bromley
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1867
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Mosman Bay, NSW

Mosman Bay, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mosman Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Coffee service produced to commemorate the opening of the Sydney Harbour Bridge in 1932

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Gwenda Heginbothom collection
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Coffee services
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Sydney Harbour Bridge, Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Aus...
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1931
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Prescription pad belonging to Dr Barry Christophers

Prescription pad belonging to Dr Barry Christophers

Barry Christophers collection
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Prescription books
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Amber bead necklace

Amber bead necklace

Guna Kinne collection no. 2
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Necklaces
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Latvia
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1950
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Poster - 'Smash Apartheid, Close the Racist [South African] Embassy'

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Kerry Browning collection
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Political posters
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South Africa, Africa
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Heavyweight wrestling champion Tom Lurich

Heavyweight wrestling champion Tom Lurich

Ruby Lee collection
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Newspaper clippings
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Carlton, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Cartoon of Labor Prime Minister Bob Hawke and United States President Ronald Reagan

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Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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United States of America
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Mr Ward O'Neill
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1984
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Bowl with burnt engraved designs

Bowl with burnt engraved designs

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Bowls
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Kanginy
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Miss Tittell Brune

Miss Tittell Brune

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Talma & Co
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Over the range

Over the range

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Florence and Lilian Faithfull seated in a studio setting.

Florence and Lilian Faithfull seated in a studio setting.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Leg of Mutton Lake, Mt Gambier, SA

Leg of Mutton Lake, Mt Gambier, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mount Gambier, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Tommy Atkins - The defender of our hearths and homes

Tommy Atkins - The defender of our hearths and homes

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Great Britain
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Barren Jack looking downstream from Contractors Tramline

Barren Jack looking downstream from Contractors Tramline

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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'Buwakul', hollow log, native plant species

'Buwakul', hollow log, native plant species

Mulkun Wirrpanda collection
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mulkun Wirrpanda
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2012
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Scenic Sydney - St. Andrew's Cathedral - Near Manly

Scenic Sydney - St. Andrew's Cathedral - Near Manly

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Courtroom sketch 'Tom Pauling questioning Mrs. Wittaker.' by Veronica O'Leary dated 17 September 1982.

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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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Letter of congratulations from Flora to Edna Thompson on receiving her British Empire Medal, 1977

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Thompson Family collection
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Letters
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Edna M. Thompson
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1977
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Cartoon depicting a swagman carrying a sack over his shoulder

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Vane Lindesay collection no. 1
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Cartoons
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Mr Vane Lindesay
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Poster - Solidarity is the Key

Poster - Solidarity is the Key

Kerry Browning collection
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Political posters
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Pencil drawing on pale blue paper of shipboard life on the 'Thomas Arbuthnot', 1849

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Thomas Arbuthnot's Shipboard Drawing collection
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Ireland
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1849
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The Old Wharf, Mosman's Bay

The Old Wharf, Mosman's Bay

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mosman Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Convict love token from W. Sindary, 1827

Convict love token from W. Sindary, 1827

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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1827
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Horse teams pulling wagons loaded with wool bales - Boondara

Horse teams pulling wagons loaded with wool bales - Boondara

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1918
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Old Parliament House Port

Old Parliament House Port

1988 Opening of Parliament House collection
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Advertisements
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Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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1988
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Coogee Beach N.S.W

Coogee Beach N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Coogee Beach, Coogee, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Myoporum humile

Myoporum humile

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
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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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