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Glass plate negative - Expedition camp, central 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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Panorama from the Observatory, Perth, WA

Panorama from the Observatory, Perth, WA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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1950
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Olympic Games Opening Ceremony by Judith Yinyika Chambers

Olympic Games Opening Ceremony by Judith Yinyika Chambers

Warakurna History Paintings collection
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Warakurna Community, Western Australia, Australia
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Judith Y. Chambers
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2011
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Goanna sculpture

Goanna sculpture

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Wood carvings
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Walter Pukutiwara
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Postcard featuring a sepia photograph of a large gathering of soldiers, sailors and civilans

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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For Old Times Sake.  McRobie's Gully, Hobart

For Old Times Sake. McRobie's Gully, Hobart

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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McRobies Gully, Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Cartoon of Russell Hinze, Queensland Minister for Local Government and Main Roads, and Racing

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Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Queensland, Australia
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Mr Ward O'Neill
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1986
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Carved human figure

Carved human figure

Papuan Official collection
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea
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Mr A P Lyons
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Bark painting 'Two Mimi Spirits (males) dancing' by Paddy Compass Namatbara, Croker Island, 1963

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Dr Karel Kupka collection
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Croker Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Paddy C. Namatbara
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1963
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An after-Christmas wail

An after-Christmas wail

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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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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Woodenbong, New South Wales, Australia
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Tony Close
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Panorama showing Safety Beach, Dromana, Vic

Panorama showing Safety Beach, Dromana, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Safety Beach, Dromana, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Man dressed in either fancy dress, national costume or theatrical clothing

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Four men standing on rocks at the beach

Four men standing on rocks at the beach

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Cartoon depicting a man holding a telephone mouthpiece

Cartoon depicting a man holding a telephone mouthpiece

Vane Lindesay collection no. 1
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Mr Vane Lindesay
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1987
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Courtroom sketch of the Chamberlain trial by Veronica O'Leary, dated 14 September 1982.

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Veronica O'Leary collection no. 1
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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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Poster 'We're Supporting our Bicentennial Community'

Poster 'We're Supporting our Bicentennial Community'

Australian Bicentennial Authority collection
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Personal letter from Eliza Batman to her daughter Elizabeth, describing the drowning in the Yarra River of her son John Charles Batman

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John Batman Documents collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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John Batman
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1845
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Cartoon depicting a swagman character

Cartoon depicting a swagman character

Vane Lindesay collection no. 1
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Mr Vane Lindesay
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The Rowing Club, Murray River, Mildura, Vic

The Rowing Club, Murray River, Mildura, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mildura, Victoria, 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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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mary Joseph
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Matching cased pair of French .50 calibre duelling pistols with accessories, used by Sir Thomas Mitchell in Sydney in 1851

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Royal Australian Historical Society collection no. 2
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Duelling pistols
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France
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Acier
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1851
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Hydrocotyle geranifolia

Hydrocotyle geranifolia

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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1875
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Star of Peace

Star of Peace

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sutherland ladies bicycle

Sutherland ladies bicycle

Paul Farren collection
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Bicycles
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Headband and receiver that attach to a speech processor.

Headband and receiver that attach to a speech processor.

Graeme Clark, University of Melbourne - Cochlear Limited collection
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Health and medical equipment
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Bushranger medal - Faithfull family

Bushranger medal - Faithfull family

Robert Faithfull collection no. 1
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Medals
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Hardy Bros, Silversmiths and Jewellers
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Emu egg carved with image of a man in a hat by Bill Reid, 1998

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Bill Reid - John Cawte collection
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Engraved emu eggs
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Bill Reid
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Postcard - After Twenty Round Battle. Jack Johnson

Postcard - After Twenty Round Battle. Jack Johnson

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Black brown wooden music stick

Black brown wooden music stick

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Clapsticks
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Mutitjulu, Northern Territory, Australia
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Pulya Taylor
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Bowl with burnt engraved designs

Bowl with burnt engraved designs

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Bowls
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Nyapari Homeland, South Australia, Australia
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Tjumpawa
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Drawing depicting Governor Davey's Proclamation to the Aborigines 1816

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Governor Davey's Proclamation to the Aborigines 1816 collection
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Drawings
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Lieutenant-Governor George Arthur
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1829
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Utricularia lateriflora

Utricularia lateriflora

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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1875
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Weapon - Club - wooden

Weapon - Club - wooden

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Clubs
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Poster for the 4th Annual Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Sports Awards, Melbourne 3 November 1993

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Lorraine Coutts collection
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Event posters
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Neil 'Nicky' E. Winmar
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1993
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British MkIII Pattern 1944 military steel helmet painted with the Trotskyist slogan 'OUT NOW', adopted to protest the Vietnam War

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Paul Bridges collection
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Military helmets
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Paul Bridges
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1944
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Courtroom sketch 'The Verdict - GUILTY!' 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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E Selems Log Hauling Plant, Mittagong

E Selems Log Hauling Plant, Mittagong

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mittagong, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1917
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Film negative - A woman showing one method of carrying an infant, north of the Musgrave Ranges photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1903

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Musgrave Ranges, South Australia, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1903
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Travelling trunk associated with the Cobb & Co Concord Coach used by the Nowland family

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Royal Australian Historical Society collection no. 1
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Trunks
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Ceramic ginger beer jar

Ceramic ginger beer jar

William and Jeanette Derham Family - Bendigo Pottery collection
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Jars
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Mr William Derham
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1908
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May Gibbs - We are the Gumnut Corps..

May Gibbs - We are the Gumnut Corps..

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Cecilia M. Gibbs
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Boomerang depicting the Sydney Harbour Bridge, stylistically attributed to La Perouse, Sydney

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Robert Croll Indigenous Artefacts collection
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Boomerangs
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La Perouse, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Pair of brown and black wooden bird sculptures

Pair of brown and black wooden bird sculptures

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Carvings
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Mutitjulu, Northern Territory, Australia
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Pulya Taylor
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Bark painting depicts a rounded frame in four different rings of decoration

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Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Snake Bay, Melville Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Long Peter, Parapriti
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1965
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I am a Woman for Peace

I am a Woman for Peace

Union of Australian Women collection
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Political 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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Convict love token from E.H. Elliot

Convict love token from E.H. Elliot

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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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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Prostanthera Melissifolia

Prostanthera Melissifolia

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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1875
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Weapon - Spearhead - stone

Weapon - Spearhead - stone

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Spearheads
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Windsor House Boat

Windsor House Boat

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Armband - Milingimbi, N.T.

Armband - Milingimbi, N.T.

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Armbands
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Top grinding stone [stone implement]

Top grinding stone [stone implement]

Edmund Milne collection
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Upper grinding stones
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Gundabooka, New South Wales, Australia
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Paintbrush - used by Janet Mungatopi

Paintbrush - used by Janet Mungatopi

Milikapiti Council collection
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Paintbrushes
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Milikapiti (Snake Bay), Melville Island, Tiwi Island, Northern Terr...
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Janet Mungatopi
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Unknown maker toy train passenger coach

Unknown maker toy train passenger coach

Bruce Macdonald collection
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Toy railway carriages
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Aboriginal Land Rights, Tasmania

Aboriginal Land Rights, Tasmania

Tasmanian Aboriginal Centre collection no. 1
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T-shirts
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Australia
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Sunny Australia - A Bush Home

Sunny Australia - A Bush Home

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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Paris - Brest - Paris, 1891-1991 [cycling]

Paris - Brest - Paris, 1891-1991 [cycling]

Sir Hubert Opperman collection no. 2
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Commemorative badges
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Postcard featuring Queen Street, Brisbane

Postcard featuring Queen Street, Brisbane

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Captain R A Sharland SS Wyreema 1925

Captain R A Sharland SS Wyreema 1925

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographs
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