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Djunkgawul

Djunkgawul

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mawalan
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1964
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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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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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British Tramways Company
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1910
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Mr Guthrie requests Miss Forlongs acceptance of the Necklace and Flower sent herewith

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Diana Baxter collection no. 2
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Business letters
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Glasgow, Scotland
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Janet Templeton
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1814
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Bark painting depicting two people walking over a landscape

Bark painting depicting two people walking over a landscape

Air Commodore W Bolitho collection
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Bark paintings
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Port Keats (Wadeye), Northern Territory, Australia
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Banaitscha/Banatja - # 1 of 5

Banaitscha/Banatja - # 1 of 5

Peter Redlich collection no. 1
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mungurrawuy Yunupingu
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1956
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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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Helen Bwtoonda
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A difficult angle

A difficult angle

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Carving gouge

Carving gouge

Justice Else-Mitchell collection no. 1
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Carving gouges
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Margaret Downs Station journal July 1959 - December 1964

Margaret Downs Station journal July 1959 - December 1964

Emanuel Family collection
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Ledgers
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Diagonal bands and circular motifs

Diagonal bands and circular motifs

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Lane Cove River, Sydney

Lane Cove River, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Lane Cove River, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Courtroom sketch of the Chamberlain trial by Veronica O'Leary, 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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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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Theda Nayeri
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Bark painting 'The mimi man Normogormo on his way from Majong to Guriba' by Bobby Barrdjaray Nganjmirra, Gunbalanya, 1968

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Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 5
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Bobby B. Nganjmirra
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1968
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The bright spot for Australians between Home and the Trenches

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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France
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1918
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Port Keats (Wadeye), Northern Territory, Australia
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Program for 'The Mikado', St Michael's Parish Hall, Golders Green, 26-29 November 1919

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Herbert Browne collection
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Vote No to the Politican's Republic

Vote No to the Politican's Republic

Australians for Constitutional Monarchy collection
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Placards
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Australians For Constitutional Monarchy
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1999
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Yalda Soak - painting by Rover Thomas

Yalda Soak - painting by Rover Thomas

Rover Thomas collection no. 3
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Paintings
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Rover Thomas
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1995
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White coloured eye liner

White coloured eye liner

Thompson Family collection
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Cosmetics
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The Legend of the Birds

The Legend of the Birds

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Barunga, Northern Territory, Australia
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David Gentian
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Model shield

Model shield

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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Poster 'more than $2.5 billion is spent every day preparing for war and they tell us we're spending too much!'

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People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Political posters
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Australia
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People for Nuclear Disarmament
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1981
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Snake/sitting man (2015) painted emu eggs by Peter Carlo

Snake/sitting man (2015) painted emu eggs by Peter Carlo

Peter Carlo Collection
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Painted emu eggs
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Peter Carlo
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Stan Mitchell collection
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Spearthrowers
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New South Wales, Australia
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Golden Gauntlet awarded to Australian speedway star Frank Arthur 1928

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Frank Arthur collection
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Trophies
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England
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Frank Arthur
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1927
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Wooden spear, used in the 'Seven Sisters' performance at the 'Tracking Kultja' festival at the NMA in 2001

Wooden spear, used in the 'Seven Sisters' performance at the...

Maruku Arts collection no. 2
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Spears
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Walter Pukutiwara
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2001
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Photograph print depicting the Toy Theatre with illuminated electric llights

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Everitt and George Family collection
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Photographic prints
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P & O S.S. Moldavia at Malta

P & O S.S. Moldavia at Malta

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Malta
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Hyde Park, Sydney

Hyde Park, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Hyde Park, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Malta- Custom House - Barracca Lift

Malta- Custom House - Barracca Lift

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Malta
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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, Northern Territory, Australia
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Paulette Kerinaiua
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Poster made from two newspaper cuttings featuring colour photographs of Bali bombing victims

Poster made from two newspaper cuttings featuring colour pho...

Bali Bombings 2002 Memorial - Parliament of Victoria collection
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Kuta, Bali, Indonesia
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2002
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DTMCIW magnetometer S/N 18

DTMCIW magnetometer S/N 18

Bureau of Mineral Resources collection no. 1
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Geophysical survey equipment
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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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Dorothy Nurra
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The Commonsense Cookery Book

The Commonsense Cookery Book

Cookbook Collection
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Cookbooks
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Sketches of Tommy's life - At the Base - No 6

Sketches of Tommy's life - At the Base - No 6

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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Anzac Day - Advance Australia, Help those Who Helped You, 25 April 1915

Anzac Day - Advance Australia, Help those Who Helped You, 25...

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Commemorative badges
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North Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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A W. Patrick
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1915
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Australian Tourist exchange

Australian Tourist exchange

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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C.C.L.B.C. 20 Mile Road Championship NSW 1919 sash

C.C.L.B.C. 20 Mile Road Championship NSW 1919 sash

Ken Ross collection
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Sashes
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Mr Ken Ross
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1919
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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Envelope addressed to Mrs A. I. Maple Brown

Envelope addressed to Mrs A. I. Maple Brown

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Envelopes
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Looking towards Narabeen [sic], Collaroy, NSW

Looking towards Narabeen [sic], Collaroy, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Narrabeen, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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A corner knitlock brick still in its mould.

A corner knitlock brick still in its mould.

W Herbert and C Peters collection
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Bricks
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Warren Herbert
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By Nelson's Column 1897: Some Folks Who Have Done Their Duty

By Nelson's Column 1897: Some Folks Who Have Done Their Duty

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Card photographs
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London, England
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1897
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Bridge, Terry's Creek, Epping

Bridge, Terry's Creek, Epping

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Fairy Bower, Manly, NSW

Fairy Bower, 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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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Keith Goddard collection
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Spearheads
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Postcard of a boat and a portrait of a sailor with HMS Lancaster on his hat

Postcard of a boat and a portrait of a sailor with HMS Lanca...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Canada
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Lettercard - NSW

Lettercard - NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Railway Station, Granville, N.S.W.

Railway Station, Granville, N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Granville, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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F W Wine
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1908
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RKO Radio Pictures

RKO Radio Pictures

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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RKO Radio Pictures Inc
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1940
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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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Woodenbong, New South Wales, Australia
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Adrian Williams
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Prize card awarded to Mr AL Faithfull Yass 1906

Prize card awarded to Mr AL Faithfull Yass 1906

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1906
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Dovetail jig

Dovetail jig

George Henry Taylor collection
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Jigs
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Mr George H. Taylor
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The pumping station & Blue Lake, Mt Gambier, SA

The pumping station & 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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Convict love token from Dennis Greenfield, 1833

Convict love token from Dennis Greenfield, 1833

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Colour photograph of Tasmanian Peace Wagon launch in October 1984, a Quaker Peace Centre project

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Hobart Peace Centre collection
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Photographs
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Tasmania, Australia
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Quaker Peace Centre, Hobart
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1984
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Farm Cove to Macquarie Street

Farm Cove to Macquarie Street

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Farm Cove, Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Douglas Pratt
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YMCA - Red Triangle Day

YMCA - Red Triangle Day

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Club badges
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Young Mens Christian Association
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1914
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