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Colour photograph of Barry Christophers and Joe McGinness sitting on the bonnet of a red car

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Barry Christophers collection
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Barry Christophers
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2000
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Caves House, Jenolan

Caves House, Jenolan

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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Charles H. Kerry
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1913
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Bird sculpture

Bird sculpture

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Wood carvings
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Wingellina, Western Australia, Australia
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Jean I. Burke
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1982
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The Djang'kawl in Rirratjingu Mada Country

The Djang'kawl in Rirratjingu Mada Country

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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Marika Milirrpum
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1967
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A Speedy and Safe Return To My Soldier Friend

A Speedy and Safe Return To My Soldier Friend

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Atlas Press Pty Ltd
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Partinyintjarra (Mt Toller) by Eunice Yunurupa Porter

Partinyintjarra (Mt Toller) by Eunice Yunurupa Porter

Warakurna History Paintings collection
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Warakurna Community, Western Australia, Australia
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Eunice Y. Porter
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2011
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Crescent shaped stone scraper

Crescent shaped stone scraper

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Black and white photograph of the Australian Cricket team at the Leicester Cricket Ground

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Nanette Ward collection
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Leicester, England
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1921
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Clements - Larwood banner

Clements - Larwood banner

Nance Pownall collection
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Banners
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mrs Nancy M. Pownall
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1932
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Photograph of Mary Turner and Ian Brown at Isla Villa, Dunoon

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Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Dunoon, New South Wales, Australia
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Kicking a behind

Kicking a behind

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr W C. Prentice
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Glass plate negative - Sinkhole in limestone rock, Nullarbor Plain, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glass plate negatives
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Nullarbor Plain, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1920
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Professor Henry and Luise Krips collection
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Spearheads
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Balmoral House, Katoomba

Balmoral House, Katoomba

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Katoomba, Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1915
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Panorama of Pall Mall, Bendigo, Victoria

Panorama of Pall Mall, Bendigo, Victoria

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bendigo, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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'Kinyu' by Eubena Nampitjin and Jane Gimme, 2007

'Kinyu' by Eubena Nampitjin and Jane Gimme, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Kilykily, Western Australia, Australia
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Eubena Nampitjin
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2007
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Do Not Abandon Me, Liberty!

Do Not Abandon Me, Liberty!

Thahn Nhon Le collection
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Political posters
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Le Thanh Nhon
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1988
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Felt Akubra hat worn by Ben Chifley

Felt Akubra hat worn by Ben Chifley

MJ Brown collection
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Akubra hats
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Akubra Hats Pty Ltd
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Photographic print depicting the toy theatre

Photographic print depicting the toy theatre

Everitt and George Family collection
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Photographic prints
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Watson 514402 monocular microscope and box

Watson 514402 monocular microscope and box

School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine collection
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Microscopes
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London, England
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W Watson and Sons Ltd
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Top grinding stone [stone implement]

Top grinding stone [stone implement]

Horne-Bowie collection
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Upper grinding stones
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Mungeranie, South Australia, Australia
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Miss Helen Bowie
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The Fairy Bridget and the Kookaburra

The Fairy Bridget and the Kookaburra

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mrs Ida Outhwaite
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Barren Jack looking downstream from Contractors Tramline

Barren Jack looking downstream from Contractors Tramline

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Burrinjuck Dam, Burrinjuck, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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A lovely glimpse through the gums, Lorne, Vic

A lovely glimpse through the gums, Lorne, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Lorne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Handwritten note with a list of scores or money, numbers and names

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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The Tug's Kiss

The Tug's Kiss

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Frederick F. Booty
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Pokerwork kangaroo

Pokerwork kangaroo

Ray and Dallas Maple Family collection no. 2
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Wood carvings
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South Australia, Australia
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Howard Maple
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1930
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'My Country' by Sheila Friday Jones, 2007

'My Country' by Sheila Friday Jones, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Paintings
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Sheila Friday Jones
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2007
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Film negative - People in front of shelter, possibly at Yalata station, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1920
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Rock lilies, NSW

Rock lilies, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Stud ewes bred by Lucian Faithfull.

Stud ewes bred by Lucian Faithfull.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Invitation 'To meet Mr Tatsuo Kawai, Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary of Japan...', 1941

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Betty Hall collection
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Invitations
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr H L. Napthali
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1941
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Photographic print depicting Mr George with a toy theatre

Photographic print depicting Mr George with a toy theatre

Everitt and George Family collection
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Painting no. 15, Rainbow Serpent story by Dick Roughsey - Goorialla tears the mountain to pieces and hurls it all over the country

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Dick Roughsey Rainbow Serpent collection
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Oil paintings
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Dick Roughsey OBE
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Wet specimen - Horse, kidney

Wet specimen - Horse, kidney

MacKenzie collection
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Zoological specimens
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The Scorpion (constellation), Yirrkala, 1948

The Scorpion (constellation), Yirrkala, 1948

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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1948
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Royal Agricultural and Horticultural Society of South Australia
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1932
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Card awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, 1886, Champion Prize

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Springfield Merino Stud collection
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1886
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Glass plate negative - Natives prisoners, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1905(?)

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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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1900
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Drafting scale

Drafting scale

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Drafting instruments
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London, England
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Thomas Jones, Charing Cross
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Killer Sponge

Killer Sponge

Political Humour Competition 1999 collection
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Cartoons
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Geoff Pryor
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1999
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NSW Government dockyard

NSW Government dockyard

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Paul House's didjeridu

Paul House's didjeridu

Paul House collection no. 1
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Didjeridus
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Paul House
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1984
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St. Francis Xavier Cathedral. Wollongong N.S.W

St. Francis Xavier Cathedral. Wollongong N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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'Mungily' by Veronica Lulu, 2008

'Mungily' by Veronica Lulu, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Mulan, Western Australia, Australia
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Veronica Lulu
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2008
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Victoria versus Queensland 31 Aug 1964

Victoria versus Queensland 31 Aug 1964

History of Netball - Margaret Pewtress collection
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Scoresheets
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Lantern slide - View from the sea of Point Charles lighthouse, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1905

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Lantern slides
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1905
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Envelopes
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Wirth's Circus at Ipswich

Wirth's Circus at Ipswich

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Wirth's Circus
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Dillenia Alata

Dillenia Alata

Banks Florilegium collection
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Mounts
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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Sutlej Medal 1845-46 with clasps SOBRAON and FEROZESHUHUR, issued to Major James Winniett Nunn, 80th Regiment, British Army

Sutlej Medal 1845-46 with clasps SOBRAON and FEROZESHUHUR, i...

Major James Nunn's Sutlej Medal collection
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Military medals
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England, United Kingdom
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Major James W. Nunn
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1846
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Ngaanyatjarra Council's 30th Birthday Party by Jean Inyalanka Burke, 2011

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Warakurna History Paintings collection no.2
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Paintings
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Jean I. Burke
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2011
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'Kunawarritji to Wajaparni' collaborative work, 2008

'Kunawarritji to Wajaparni' collaborative work, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Paintings
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Kilykily, Western Australia, Australia
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Patrick Tjungurrayi
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2007
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Card to accompany cake

Card to accompany cake

Margot Child collection
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Cards
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Mrs Margot Child
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1900
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The lake and bridge, Yarrawonga, Victoria

The lake and bridge, Yarrawonga, Victoria

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Lake Mulwala, Yarrawonga, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Aboriginal breastplate for Bulgra, King of Arremutta 1920

Aboriginal breastplate for Bulgra, King of Arremutta 1920

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Arrawatta, New South Wales, Australia
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Bulgra
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1920
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Convict love token from James Thurtell, 1829

Convict love token from James Thurtell, 1829

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Glass spearhead

Glass spearhead

Horne-Bowie collection
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Spearheads
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Whitby market PLace in 1884 with the Old Town Hall in the background

Whitby market PLace in 1884 with the Old Town Hall in the ba...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1884
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Red bow and arrow with feathers

Red bow and arrow with feathers

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Archery equipment
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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