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Essay by Jim Maple-Brown titled Transport by the Camel in Australia

Essay by Jim Maple-Brown titled Transport by the Camel in Au...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Documents
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Mr Jim Maple-Brown AM
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1937
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Peter
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Woodenbong, New South Wales, Australia
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Gavin Close
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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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Mudie's Library

Mudie's Library

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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London, England
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Three-panel mural of postage stamps, which depicts the flag-raising ceremony at Sydney Cove in 1788, Bicentenary of Australia, 1788-1988

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Garnet Watkins collection
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Murals
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Bentley, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Alban Watkins
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1981
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Stanley No.30 spirit level

Stanley No.30 spirit level

George Henry Taylor collection
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Spirit levels
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United States of America
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Stanley
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Black and white postcard photograph depicting Mr Glover wearing his military medals on Anzac Day, 1951

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Enid Treadgold collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William R. Glover
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1951
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Ceramic vase

Ceramic vase

William and Jeanette Derham Family - Bendigo Pottery collection
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Surrey Cricket, Its History and Associations

Surrey Cricket, Its History and Associations

Nanette Ward collection
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London, England
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Lord Alverstone
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1902
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Portrait of David Unaipon by Lyell Dolan

Portrait of David Unaipon by Lyell Dolan

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Lyell Dolan
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1995
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Johnston St, Annandale

Johnston St, Annandale

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Annandale, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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Horse team pulling a wagon loaded with wool bales. Boondara 1918

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1918
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Black and white photograph of Fred Daly with two unidentified Chinese men looking at three statues in a glass case, 1963

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Fred Daly collection
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Hon Frederick 'Fred' M. Daly
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1963
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Black and white cartoon titled 'Damn feminists'

Black and white cartoon titled 'Damn feminists'

Judy Horacek collection no. 2
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Ms Judy Horacek
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1997
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Black and white photograph of champion bull Woodleigh Horoscope

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Woodleigh Shorthorn Stud collection
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Woodleigh, Corowa, New South Wales, Australia
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Georgina Virgona
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Spearthrower with wooden peg bound with resin and sinew

Spearthrower with wooden peg bound with resin and sinew

Daisy Bates and Herbert Browne collection
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Spearthrowers
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Ooldea, South Australia, Australia
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Daisy M. Bates CBE
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Five piece customised hat block

Five piece customised hat block

Andree Pelissier collection
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Australian Republican Movement

Australian Republican Movement

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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T-shirts
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Sculpture - wood - human male

Sculpture - wood - human male

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Wood carvings
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'BINGARRA,' MANLY FERRY SYDNEY.

'BINGARRA,' MANLY FERRY SYDNEY.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Vicar Of Wakefield

The Vicar Of Wakefield

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Orange Fairy Butterfly

Orange Fairy Butterfly

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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1905
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Geoffrey Janima
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Wooden spear, used in the 'Seven Sisters' performance at the 'Tracking Kultja' festival at the NMA in 2001

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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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The Australian Broadcasting commission Adelaide studio photographic card

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Azaria Chamberlain's black dress, pilchers and booties set

Azaria Chamberlain's black dress, pilchers and booties set

Lindy Chamberlain-Creighton collection no. 3
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Baby clothing
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Mrs Lindy Chamberlain-Creighton
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Joh Bjelke Petersen shaking hands with Mrs Therese Daly and Fred Daly looking on

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Fred Daly collection
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Spear

Spear

Ray and Dallas Maple Family collection no. 2
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South Australia, Australia
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Howard Maple
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1930
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Black and white photograph of The Weir, Yass

Black and white photograph of The Weir, Yass

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Yass, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Gough Whitlam at the lectern flanked by Joh Bjelke Petersen, Therese Daly, Margaret Whitlam, Fred Daly and others

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Fred Daly collection
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dominic Tipiloura
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Sandpaper block

Sandpaper block

George Henry Taylor collection
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Joinery tools
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Mr George H. Taylor
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King Street, Sydney.

King Street, Sydney.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Cartoon depicting Prime Minister Harold Holt engaging in various different athletic activities

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Earl Ewers collection no. 1
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Mr Geoffrey R. Hook
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1966
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Vice grips

Vice grips

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 1
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Tools
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People for Nuclear Disarmament
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Postcard with photograph captioned Sydney Harbour Bridge

Postcard with photograph captioned 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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Photograph of a group of males including Gough Whitlam and Fred Daly

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Fred Daly collection
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Newtown, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Hon Edward G. Whitlam
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1975
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Trymalium Daltoni

Trymalium Daltoni

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
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Botanical specimens
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
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1876
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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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Certificate awarded at the Royal Society Agricultural of Tasmania Royal Show, Hobart, 1966 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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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Mercury Press
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1966
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Peace Now!

Peace Now!

Union of Australian Women collection
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Badges
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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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Jessie Harris (nee Baker) with her children,  Jessie, Phyllis, George (Tom)

Jessie Harris (nee Baker) with her children, Jessie, Phylli...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Painting is divided into 8 sections with 4 birds & 4 lizards

Painting is divided into 8 sections with 4 birds & 4 lizards

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 4
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lardjanga
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1967
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Coogee Beach, N.S.W.

Coogee Beach, N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Coogee Beach, Coogee, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Shell necklace

Shell necklace

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Dulcie Greeno collection
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Necklaces
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Tasmania, Australia
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Dulcie Greeno
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Crocus Hybridus Hort

Crocus Hybridus Hort

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Cylindrical terracotta vase with sgraffito decoration by Tjimpuna Williams, 2005

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Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 7
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Ceramic forms
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Tjimpuna Williams
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2005
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St John's Church, Parramatta

St John's Church, Parramatta

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Parramatta, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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International Year of Peace 1986

International Year of Peace 1986

Union of Australian Women collection
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Commemorative badges
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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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Certificate awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, 1890, Special Prize

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Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Certificates
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1890
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Photograph of Jan Zagora with a microphone and violin

Photograph of Jan Zagora with a microphone and violin

George Zagora collection
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Spearheads
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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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Chinese soldiers on the march through the streets of Kalgan Feb 1915

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Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1913
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Convict love token engraved with the text WELSH MARTYRS

Convict love token engraved with the text WELSH MARTYRS

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Embroidery sampler

Embroidery sampler

Rose Pellet Sampler collection
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Textile samplers
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Miss Rose A. Pellet
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1847
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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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Cabbage Tree Island, New South Wales, Australia
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Leo Roberts
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