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King Pepper of the Biria Burdekin River 1897

King Pepper of the Biria Burdekin River 1897

L Richard Smith breastplate collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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1897
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Sugar cane cutting knife

Sugar cane cutting knife

Carmelo Mirabelli collection no. 1
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Knives
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Weapon - Club - wooden

Weapon - Club - wooden

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Clubs
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Linocut titled Badu Harbour, by Joseph Au, 2012

Linocut titled Badu Harbour, by Joseph Au, 2012

National Museum of Australia History Through Art Award 2012 collection
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Linocuts
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Badu Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Joseph Au
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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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Pamela Ngallametta
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Majarrka shield by Yanpiyarti Ned Cox, 2007

Majarrka shield by Yanpiyarti Ned Cox, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Shields
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Yanpiyarti N. Cox
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2007
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An envelope

An envelope

Tony Hill collection no. 4
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Envelopes
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Plymouth, England
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Mr Anthony Hill
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Kelp basket by Vicki West, 2003

Kelp basket by Vicki West, 2003

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Vicki West collection
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Baskets
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Tasmania, Australia
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Vicki West
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Prime ministerial correspondence

Prime ministerial correspondence

Ben Chifley collection no. 3
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Letters
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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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Yirara College
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The Spit, Middle Harbour, Sydney

The Spit, Middle Harbour, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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The Spit, Sydney, 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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Weipa, Queensland, Australia
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Julie Motton
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Black vasculum

Black vasculum

Dr Winifred Curtis collection
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Cases
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Sandy Bay, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Dr Winifred M. Curtis
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1939
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Exercise book containing recipes

Exercise book containing recipes

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Exercise books
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Racing silks worn in the 1897 and 1898 Melbourne Cup races on Gaulus and The Grafter

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William Forrester collection
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Riding habits
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Moarialta Falls, Near Adelaide, S.A.

Moarialta Falls, Near Adelaide, S.A.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Morialta Falls, Morialta Conservation Park, Mount Lofty Ranges, Sou...
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Explaining democracy

Explaining democracy

Political Cartooning 2006 collection - Bruce Petty
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Cartoons
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Mr Bruce Petty
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Cartoon depicting a policeman with a thermometer

Cartoon depicting a policeman with a thermometer

Vane Lindesay collection no. 1
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Cartoons
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Mr Vane Lindesay
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1987
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Embossed silver salver c.1839

Embossed silver salver c.1839

Alfred Stephen collection
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Salvers
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Drawing room at Fonthill between 1905 and 1920

Drawing room at Fonthill between 1905 and 1920

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Reid's Albion Hotel

Reid's Albion Hotel

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1905
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Stanley No.122 nine-inch square

Stanley No.122 nine-inch square

George Henry Taylor collection
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Squares
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United States of America
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Stanley
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1980
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Glass plate negative - Fish-tail bark and dug-out canoes, Melville Island, Northern Territory, in the background, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1911

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glass plate negatives
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1911
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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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Set of drafting instruments and case used by James Pitkeathly

Set of drafting instruments and case used by James Pitkeathl...

James Pitkeathly collection no. 1
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Drafting instruments
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Greeetings from Bowral - Bowral in snowtime

Greeetings from Bowral - Bowral in snowtime

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Bowral, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Envelope addressed to Marian Isabelle Wilcocks

Envelope addressed to Marian Isabelle Wilcocks

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Convict love token from S. Hart, 1844

Convict love token from S. Hart, 1844

Timothy Millett collection
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Postcard featuring a colour image of the 'Loongana' off Gellibrand Point, Williamstown

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Certificate awarded at the Captain Cook Bi-Centenary N.S.W Glouster Show for first prize for a tatted butterfly doily

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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V.C.N. Blight, Government Printer
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1970
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Concentric circles and dots on blue

Concentric circles and dots on blue

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Blue and white wave pattern

Blue and white wave pattern

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 by Gordon Syron - Right side of triptych

Painting by Gordon Syron - Right side of triptych

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Oil paintings
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Gordon Syron
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Cremorne

Cremorne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Cremorne, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Gregory's Road Map of New South Wales

Gregory's Road Map of New South Wales

Thompson Family collection
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Road maps
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Wedding of Jessie Baker and William Harris with Lucian Faithfull standing on left

Wedding of Jessie Baker and William Harris with Lucian Faith...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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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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Port Keats (Wadeye), Northern Territory, Australia
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Bruce Tchinburur
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Camel Corps Christmas card to the McPhee family from Will Boothby

Camel Corps Christmas card to the McPhee family from Will Bo...

Judy and Ian McPhee collection no. 2
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Christmas cards
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Grafton, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel E. McPhee
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1910
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Off St Kilda

Off St Kilda

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Port Phillip Bay, Victoria, Australia
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1906
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Convict love token from John Warnes, 1842

Convict love token from John Warnes, 1842

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Yananyi Dreaming

Yananyi Dreaming

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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[Red Cross] Dieu Defend Le Droit - September 1917

[Red Cross] Dieu Defend Le Droit - September 1917

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Wartime badges
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North Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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A W. Patrick
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1917
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Letter is from J A Coleman of J B Young, asking Mr Menzies, Senior Trade Commissioner, New York, to attend an awards function in New York, on their behalf

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J B Young Ltd collection
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Business letters
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New York, United States of America
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J A. Colman
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1964
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Invoice from the Richmond Iron Works, Victoria, 1901

Invoice from the Richmond Iron Works, Victoria, 1901

Cycling in Australia - Ephemera collection no.1
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Invoices
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Black and white tintype portrait photograph of two men

Black and white tintype portrait photograph of two men

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Tintypes
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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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District Hospital, Windsor, April

District Hospital, Windsor, April

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Cloth badge, 1870

Cloth badge, 1870

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Badges
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1870
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Two women inside a room surround by displays of what appears to be candy

Two women inside a room surround by displays of what appears...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Boondara, showing five men standing near a car outside a timber house

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Boondara, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1917
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Presbyterian Ladies College, Sydney South view

Presbyterian Ladies College, Sydney South view

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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Three turtles

Three turtles

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Card of appreciation

Card of appreciation

Margot Child collection
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Cards
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Mrs Margot Child
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Contact

Contact

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 Rice
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Art Deco ceramic character jug depicting Stanley Melbourne Bruce

Art Deco ceramic character jug depicting Stanley Melbourne B...

Sir Littleton Groom collection
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Jugs
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England, United Kingdom
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Ashtead Potters Limited
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1928
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Flute

Flute

Vienna Mozart Boys Choir collection no. 1
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Woodwind instruments
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Troi Riveria (Three Rivers), Canada
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Olav Schappacher
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1937
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Wooden club, Weapon

Wooden club, Weapon

Stan Mitchell collection
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Clubs
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The Women, Miwal and Wanu-wanu

The Women, Miwal and Wanu-wanu

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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Early farm buildings including the mill at Springfield

Early farm buildings including the mill at Springfield

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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The Will Of The People Shall Prevail

The Will Of The People Shall Prevail

John Sheppard collection
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Placards
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Ravenshoe, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Ted Gabriel
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1980
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