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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Boomerangs
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Model wooden club with an enlarged truncated head

Model wooden club with an enlarged truncated head

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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Wooden Container

Wooden Container

Stan Mitchell collection
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Containers
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Retouched blade [stone implement]

Retouched blade [stone implement]

Edmund Milne collection
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Retouched flakes
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Gundabooka, New South Wales, Australia
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Magpies

Magpies

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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John M. Cantle
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Keyhole saw

Keyhole saw

George Henry Taylor collection
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Keyhole saws
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Mr George H. Taylor
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Slab of stone with incised snake, turtle, stingray and items like boomerangs, baskets and a club

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Rock carvings
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1979
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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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Bark painting 'Macassan Prau' by Mawalan Marika

Bark painting 'Macassan Prau' by Mawalan Marika

Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mawalan 1 Marika
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Boomerangs
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Letter

Letter

Betty Hall collection
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Letters
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Sir Robert 'Bob' G. Menzies
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1943
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Jodhpurs

Jodhpurs

Colledge Family collection
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Jodhpurs
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Australia
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Miss Emilie Roach
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1914
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Fish design on a light and dark blue background

Fish design on a light and dark blue background

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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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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Nathanael N. Maralngura
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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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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My home

My home

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mary Agnes Timaepatua
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Old Convict Settlement, Gosford

Old Convict Settlement, Gosford

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Gosford, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Digging stick - wana

Digging stick - wana

Tjanpi 'Flying Seven Sisters' collection
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Digging sticks
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Blackstone (Papulankutja Aboriginal community), Western Australia, ...
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Mrs Mamie Butler
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2016
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Certificate

Certificate

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Certificates
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Champion Prize card awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, 1887

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Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1887
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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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Finton Timpeapatua
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Envelope addressed to P Faithfull, Springfield, Goulburn

Envelope addressed to P Faithfull, Springfield, Goulburn

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Envelopes
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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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Alison Sullivan
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Concentric circles, arches and lines in blue, green and purple

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Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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School report

School report

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Reports
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Igor Zorich collection
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Spearheads
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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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Album containing 97 menus, 20 seating plans and 47 photographs from Parliament House dining rooms...

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Betty Hall collection
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Albums
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr H L. Napthali
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1918
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Film negative - Mustering yards, Oenpelli, Northern Territory,  photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1928

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Film negatives
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1928
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I Love You

I Love You

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Australian Mutual Providence Society, Dubbo

Australian Mutual Providence Society, Dubbo

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Dubbo, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1918
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Monkey Brand

Monkey Brand

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Poster-

Poster- "Alternative Die Gruner"

Union of Australian Women collection
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Posters
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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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Poster

Poster

Union of Australian Women collection
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Posters
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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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Drawings
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Kirton Point, South Australia, Australia
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Eagle fainting in the sunset

Eagle fainting in the sunset

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Clement Portaminni
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Keith Goddard collection
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Spearheads
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Paintbrush

Paintbrush

Milikapiti Council collection
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Paintbrushes
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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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Karen Tipiloura
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Cream-coloured dance program with 'Wm Percy Faithfull' and 'TIRRANNA, 13th January 1870' on the front

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dance programs
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Tirranna, New South Wales, Australia
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1870
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SS Seang Bee A48

SS Seang Bee A48

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Entering the main street, Port Macquarie

Entering the main street, Port Macquarie

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Port Macquarie, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Extract from Mr Charles Matcham's letters to a relative in England 1834

Extract from Mr Charles Matcham's letters to a relative in E...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Documents
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'Time Change'

'Time Change'

Diana Boyer collection
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Paintings
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Diana Boyer
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Kelp water carrier

Kelp water carrier

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Yvonne Kopper collection
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Containers
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Tasmania, Australia
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Yvonne Kopper
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The Spring Chicken

The Spring Chicken

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Talma & Co
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Wet specimen - Horse - Kidney

Wet specimen - Horse - Kidney

MacKenzie collection
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Zoological specimens
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Children playing in the snow, dressed only in nappy-type garments

Children playing in the snow, dressed only in nappy-type gar...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Postcards
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Handwritten note

Handwritten note

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Notes
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Reconciliation

Reconciliation

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Painting depicts kalkberd, the euro (Macropus robustus)

Painting depicts kalkberd, the euro (Macropus robustus)

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Unknown
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1974
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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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Yuendumu, Northern Territory, Australia
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Neville P. Japangardi
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Mustering [sheep] -

Mustering [sheep] - "The Sydney Mail" On the Land Series

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Black fur and wool driving hat

Black fur and wool driving hat

Mary Ellerslie Massey collection
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Hats
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England
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I am watching the barge

I am watching the barge

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Cassian Tipiloura
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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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Martina Parry
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Guide book produced by the Commonwealth of Australia for Parliament House, Canberra

Guide book produced by the Commonwealth of Australia for Par...

People's Paraphernalia collection no. 4
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Handbooks
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Joint House Department
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1930
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Hands Across the Sea

Hands Across the Sea

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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Travel document issued to Mr Capelluti to enable him to travel to his place of work 18 September 1945

Travel document issued to Mr Capelluti to enable him to trav...

Rosa Cappelluti collection
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Travel documents
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1945
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