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Engraved boab nut 'Spearing Stockman' by Jack Wherra

Engraved boab nut 'Spearing Stockman' by Jack Wherra

Jack Wherra collection no. 1
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Nut carvings
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Mowanjum, West Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Jack Wherra
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1963
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Anemone Coronaria

Anemone Coronaria

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Postcards
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Career Advice No. 34

Career Advice No. 34

Judy Horacek collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Ms Judy Horacek
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1996
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Green circles and curves on navy

Green circles and curves on navy

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Cricket with the Kangaroo

Cricket with the Kangaroo

Nanette Ward collection
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Books
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England, United Kingdom
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G F. McCleary
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1950
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Felt hat of a dull medium brown colour

Felt hat of a dull medium brown colour

Phillip Porta collection
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Hats
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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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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Bryan Escott
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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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Bobby B. Nganjmirra
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Catholic Church, Lorne, Vic

Catholic Church, Lorne, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Lorne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Lacemaking bobbins and lace

Lacemaking bobbins and lace

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Lacemaking bobbins
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Govt. House Entrance, North Terrace, Adelaide, S.A.

Govt. House Entrance, North Terrace, Adelaide, S.A.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Framed photograph of pony, Lowlynn Silver King

Framed photograph of pony, Lowlynn Silver King

Mary Willsallen collection
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Photographs
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Jugiong, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Anthony M. Willsallen
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Tissue in pocket

Tissue in pocket

Judy Horacek collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Ms Judy Horacek
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1999
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Girl

Girl

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1912
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Coal is Vital to Victory

Coal is Vital to Victory

People's Paraphernalia collection no. 11
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Posters
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Australia
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1939
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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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Sammy Assan
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The Whole Dam Family

The Whole Dam Family

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Fraser and Jenkinson
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Snake Jiningbirna.

Snake Jiningbirna.

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 6
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Bark paintings
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Nanungunda
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1969
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St. Johns Church. Darlinghurst. N.S.W.

St. Johns Church. Darlinghurst. N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Darlinghurst, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Campbell Arcade, Melbourne, Vic. Subway from Flinders Street Railway Station to Degraves Street.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Fred Daly, Douglas McClelland and Mick Young in President of the Senate's suite.

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Fred Daly collection
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Photographs
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Letter and envelope from Joan Richmond - Baghdad

Letter and envelope from Joan Richmond - Baghdad

Joan Richmond collection
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Letters
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Baghdad, Iraq
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1931
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Printed supplement from

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Magazine inserts
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1858
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'The Dancing Women at Nyuminga' painted by by George Tjungurrayi, 1976

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Paintings
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Warra Wea, Western Desert, Australia
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George Tjungurrayi
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1976
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Murwillumbah Fire. 15/09/07. From Church Hill P.O. and Bank Ruins on the Right

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Murwillumbah, New South Wales, Australia
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Postmaster General's Department
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1907
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White cotton camisole

White cotton camisole

Toni Hood collection
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Camisoles
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Mrs Amy Hood
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American and NSW women swimmers at Toowoomba, Queensland, 1911

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National Sports Information Centre collection
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Photographs
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Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia
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1911
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Aboriginal breastplate for Paddy, King of Boobarrego

Aboriginal breastplate for Paddy, King of Boobarrego

Edmund Milne collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Orara River, New South Wales, Australia
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Not provided
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1931
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Victorian Cricket team in 1920 with captain E.R. Mayne in front of the group

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Nanette Ward collection
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Photographs
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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1920
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The two bridges, Yass

The two bridges, Yass

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Yass, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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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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Letter of congratulations from Flora to Edna Thompson on receiving her British Empire Medal, 1977

Letter of congratulations from Flora to Edna Thompson on rec...

Thompson Family collection
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Letters
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Edna M. Thompson
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1977
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Spiritual World 4 - Old Mannalargenna, Chief of the NE Tasmania

Spiritual World 4 - Old Mannalargenna, Chief of the NE Tasma...

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Vernon Graham collection
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Artworks
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Tasmania, Australia
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Vernon Graham
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Buxton and its gardens

Buxton and its gardens

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Lettercards
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Child on Rocking Horse

Child on Rocking Horse

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Kodak
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Hotel Canberra

Hotel Canberra

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Program for James Galway Concert for Peace Program

Program for James Galway Concert for Peace Program

Barbara Joyce Wright collection no. 1
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Music programs
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Sydney Opera House, Bennelong Point, Sydney, New South Wales, Austr...
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Musicians For World Peace
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1988
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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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Surry Hills, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Annie Saward
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HMS Powerful

HMS Powerful

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Harding & Billings
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Australian One-Day International Cricket Team baggy yellow cap, worn by wicket keeper Rod Marsh

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Swan Richards collection
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Caps
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Australia
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Albion Hat & Cap Co.
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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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Mount Isa, Queensland, Australia
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Rhonda Mills
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Q.V. Markets Sydney, U.S.A. Fleet Visit

Q.V. Markets Sydney, U.S.A. Fleet Visit

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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Cream coloured Christmas card with robin decoration

Cream coloured Christmas card with robin decoration

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Christmas cards
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Postcard featuring photograph captioned Mustering Cattle

Postcard featuring photograph captioned Mustering Cattle

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Charles H. Kerry
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Sydney Hospital

Sydney Hospital

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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Miss Essie Cox
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1906
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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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Bridge St.

Bridge St.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Kerry
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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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Jeannie Timaepatua
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Postcard with photograph of Sydney Harbour Bridge

Postcard with photograph of Sydney Harbour Bridge

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney Harbour Bridge, Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Aus...
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Pair of black, yellow and red bead earrings

Pair of black, yellow and red bead earrings

Aunty Tammy Tidmarsh collection
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Earrings
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Entrance to Gardens and Domain, Sydney

Entrance to Gardens and Domain, Sydney

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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Fenced industrial area

Fenced industrial area

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Buggy 1999

Buggy 1999

Liesl Rockchild collection
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Bush toys
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Santa Teresa, Northern Territory, Australia
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Douglas Wallace
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1999
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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Kitty in her canoe

Kitty in her canoe

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Stereoscopic view card depicting a Red-Back or Jockey Spider, from a Lipton's tea packet series [Card 12 of 16]

Stereoscopic view card depicting a Red-Back or Jockey Spider...

Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Stereo photographs
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Mr Myles J. Dunphy
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Model spearthrower

Model spearthrower

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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Four badges from the Royal Agricultural Society of NSW Show

Four badges from the Royal Agricultural Society of NSW Show

Colledge Family collection
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Badges
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New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Emilie Roach
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1920
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Leather bound brass telescope, used by John Close

Leather bound brass telescope, used by John Close

John Collinson Close collection
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Telescopes
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Antarctica
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Mr John Henry Collinson Close
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'Turtles, wind and rain', by Narritjin Maymuru, 1978

'Turtles, wind and rain', by Narritjin Maymuru, 1978

Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies 18/01/1979 collection
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Bark paintings
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Drill Hall, Australian National University, Acton, Canberra, Austra...
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1978
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