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'Rawak', bark painting, dried native plant

'Rawak', bark painting, dried native plant

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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2013
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Contains prayers for Vespers and Matins followed by several poems and dates which range from 1840 to 1849.

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Prayer books
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1840
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Top grinding stone [stone implement]

Top grinding stone [stone implement]

Edmund Milne collection
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Stone artefacts
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Gundabooka, New South Wales, Australia
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Black and white photograph of Fred Daly with a man and woman in a garden

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Fred Daly collection
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Hon Frederick 'Fred' M. Daly
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Plaited leather whip with carved, lacquered timber handle

Plaited leather whip with carved, lacquered timber handle

Scott Rainbow collection
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Whips
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Captain Cook's monument, Kurnell

Captain Cook's monument, Kurnell

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Kurnell, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Captain James Cook
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1905
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Masonic - Name tag

Masonic - Name tag

Ronald L Gale Masonic collection no. 1
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Identity tags
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Ronald L. Gale
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Postcard of Melbourne Cup winner - Tarcoola

Postcard of Melbourne Cup winner - Tarcoola

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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1893
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Hauling Timber in north Coast NSW No. 21

Hauling Timber in north Coast NSW No. 21

Joyce Knife collection
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Cigarette cards
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England
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WD & HO Wills
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1925
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Horne-Bowie collection
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Spearheads
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Bathurst Lions Club

Bathurst Lions Club

Ben Chifley collection no. 3
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Receipts
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Envelope

Envelope

Parsons collection
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Envelopes
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Accredited Level II Coach awarded to Margaret Pewtress

Accredited Level II Coach awarded to Margaret Pewtress

History of Netball - Margaret Pewtress collection
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Certificates
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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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Marguerita Munkara
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CATARACT GORGE, LAUNCESTON, TAS.

CATARACT GORGE, LAUNCESTON, TAS.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Germany
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Murray River, Swan Hill, Vic

The Murray River, Swan Hill, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Swan Hill, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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CORRA LYNN, NORTH ESK RIVER, NEAR LAUNCESTON, TAS.

CORRA LYNN, NORTH ESK RIVER, NEAR LAUNCESTON, TAS.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Germany
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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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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Gselle Mary Tipangariti
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Convict love token from John Hare, 1827

Convict love token from John Hare, 1827

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Transport by the Camel in Australia

Transport by the Camel in Australia

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Manuscripts
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Oxford Street, Sydney

Oxford Street, 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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Koalas and boomerangs

Koalas and boomerangs

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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The Greatest Mother in the World - The Red Cross 1918

The Greatest Mother in the World - The Red Cross 1918

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Wartime badges
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Atkinson & Co
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1918
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Certificate

Certificate

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Certificates
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Digital to Analogue converter

Digital to Analogue converter

CSIRO WLAN collection
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Electric converters
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Weight

Weight

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Cartoon depicting a man wearing a business suit and standing under a shower

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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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Teleprinter printout related to the dismissal of the Whitlam government 'The Governor General of Australia, John Kerr, has asked for the resignation of Prime Minister Gough Whitlam...'

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Pat Rawlings collection
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Telegrams
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Australian Associated Press
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1975
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Child's drawing - Aboriginal shelters because the Aborigines moved around

Child's drawing - Aboriginal shelters because the Aborigines...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Jervis Bay, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Card with bible quote

Card with bible quote

Gallaway-Gore collection
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Prayer cards
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North Terrace Adelaide, SA No. 55

North Terrace Adelaide, SA No. 55

Joyce Knife collection
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Cigarette cards
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England
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WD & HO Wills
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1925
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"OAKLEIGH" IDEAL TOURIST RESORT. BURNIE, TASMANIA. VIEW OF T...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Germany
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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View from Palace Gardens, Sydney, N.S.W (Botanic Gardens)

View from Palace Gardens, Sydney, N.S.W (Botanic Gardens)

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Royal Botanic Gardens, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Voucher for half-bottle of wine in honour of the Queen's Silver Jubilee

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Neil Jensen collection
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Vouchers
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Container made of bone

Container made of bone

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Containers
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Sydney University.

Sydney University.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Charles H. Kerry
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Child's drawing - The carfing of the old people by Evelyn Pilakui

Child's drawing - The carfing of the old people by Evelyn Pi...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Wurrumiyanga (Nguiu), Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Terri...
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Evelyn Pilakui
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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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Unknown
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Cartoon of a sumo wrestler standing over a coal mine

Cartoon of a sumo wrestler standing over a coal mine

Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Japan
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Mr Ward O'Neill
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Mounted toy Life Guard

Mounted toy Life Guard

Cecil Ballard Jnr collection
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Toy figures
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Aircraft Weighing Form from Aviation Traders (Engineering) Pty Ltd, 4 November 1982.

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Neil Jensen collection
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Aviation documents
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Fern Retreat Hut, Cascades

Fern Retreat Hut, Cascades

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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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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Mount Isa, Queensland, Australia
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Patricia Turner
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Courtroom sketch 'The Crown Lawyers' 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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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Kerri-Ann Kerinaiua
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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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Barney Ngakyunkwokka
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Sydney from St. Mary's Cathedral.  A handful of Sydney

Sydney from St. Mary's Cathedral. A handful of Sydney

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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1909
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Black and white photograph of US swimmer Dorothy Burns

Black and white photograph of US swimmer Dorothy Burns

National Sports Information Centre collection
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Photographs
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Los Angeles, California, United States of America
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Miss Dorothy Burns
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Postcard featuring photograph of Randwick Racecourse, Sydney

Postcard featuring photograph of Randwick Racecourse, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Randwick Racecourse, Randwick, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1932
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Lavender bag

Lavender bag

Meg Pocock collection
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Scent bags
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Miss Margaret 'Meg' E. Pocock
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Album containing 80 photographs of the gardens at Camelot, and AIF soldiers in Fremantle and at Gallipoli

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photograph albums
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Child's drawing - Cokootoo Woman by Valerian Munkara age 9yrs, St Therese's School, Bathurst Island NT

Child's drawing - Cokootoo Woman by Valerian Munkara age 9yr...

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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Valerian Munkara
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Squares on pale brown

Squares on pale brown

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Life-Saving Surf Boat, Manned by the Sly Brothers, Manly

Life-Saving Surf Boat, Manned by the Sly Brothers, Manly

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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North Steyne Beach, Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Surf Life Saving Australia
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1907
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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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Unknown
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Photograph of Herbert Browne with orchestra on stage at the Winter Garden Theatre, Brisbane

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Herbert Browne collection
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First Prize card awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, 1887

First Prize card awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, 18...

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1887
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Silver coloured metal coffeepot

Silver coloured metal coffeepot

Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 1
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Coffeepots
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Parliament of Australia
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Manly

Manly

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Spirit Islands

Spirit Islands

John Calaby collection
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Bark paintings
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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1940
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