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Brown cotton thread

Brown cotton thread

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Threads
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Painting on canvas board 'Ilpitirri - Yala Dreaming'

Painting on canvas board 'Ilpitirri - Yala Dreaming'

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Paintings
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Billy Stockman Tjapaltjarri
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1976
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Protesters and police during the campaign to save the Franklin River.

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Bob Brown collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Tasmania, Australia
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Peter Lord
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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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Stanislaus Kantilla
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Letter and envelope from Joan Richmond - London

Letter and envelope from Joan Richmond - London

Joan Richmond collection
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Letters
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London, England
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1932
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Photograph - Ben Blakeney in Sydney in 1983..

Photograph - Ben Blakeney in Sydney in 1983..

Beth Dean Carell collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Two piece pink full length wool dress (bodice and skirt) with cream lace trimming

Two piece pink full length wool dress (bodice and skirt) wit...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dresses
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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David Jones Ltd
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1883
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Tommy Atkins - The defender of our hearths and homes

Tommy Atkins - The defender of our hearths and homes

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Great Britain
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Central Railway Station, Sydney

Central Railway Station, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Central Railway Station, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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'Riny'tjangu', bark painting, native plant species

'Riny'tjangu', bark painting, native plant species

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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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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Valma Pootchemunka
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Program of cricket matches scheduled by the South Australian Cricket Association for season 1906-07

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Nanette Ward collection
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South Australia, Australia
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1906
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Untitled child's drawing by Agnes, Grade 3

Untitled child's drawing by Agnes, Grade 3

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Agnes
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Ocean Beach Manly NSW

Ocean Beach Manly NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Factory with large silos and a small building on its roof, with a chimney blowing smoke

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic 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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Neville P. Japangardi
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Sydney Post Office by Night

Sydney Post Office by Night

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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Farm workers at Boondara,

Farm workers at Boondara,

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Boondara, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1918
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THE SPIT.

THE SPIT.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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The Spit, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Card awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, 1885, Second Prize

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Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1885
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Film negative - Granite hill, Moorilyanna soakage, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1903

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Film negatives
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1903
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Clothes brush in a curved S-shape

Clothes brush in a curved S-shape

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Clothes brushes
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Bark painting 'Couple of Mimi Spirits' by Paddy Compass Namatbara, Croker Island, 1963

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Dr Karel Kupka collection
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Bark paintings
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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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Northern Veteran Cycling Club 1983 - 30 km Road Championship winners sash, men 55-59 years, won by Jim Coyle

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Jim Coyle collection
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Sashes
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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James L. Coyle
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1983
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Club - man's fighting stick

Club - man's fighting stick

Gladys Henry collection
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Clubs
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Euramo, Tully, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1970
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Maurlyn toy train locomotive and tender with two Pullman coaches

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Bruce Macdonald collection
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Toy trains
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School report

School report

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Reports
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Photograph of indigenous cricket team

Photograph of indigenous cricket team

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Photographic prints
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Gratiola Periviana

Gratiola Periviana

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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Black presentation case with red satin lining

Black presentation case with red satin lining

Terence Lane collection
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Presentation cases
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Handwritten recipe

Handwritten recipe

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Manuscripts
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The Fu River at Wuchow Apl 1917

The Fu River at Wuchow Apl 1917

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1913
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Seven portraits of young girls, one woman and a man

Seven portraits of young girls, one woman and a man

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Tintypes
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Roy Barker collection no. 1
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Leather nail bag

Leather nail bag

George Henry Taylor collection
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Tool bags
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Mr George H. Taylor
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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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Aiana
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Oil painting of Mount Ainslie viewed from Russell Hill, Canberra, 1955

Oil painting of Mount Ainslie viewed from Russell Hill, Canb...

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Oil paintings
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Mount Ainslie, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mrs Petronella Wensing
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1955
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Poster 'Vietnam! Bring the troops home End Conscription put Bowen last '

Poster 'Vietnam! Bring the troops home End Conscription put ...

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Political posters
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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The National Service Act (1964)
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1964
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Child's drawing by Edna Mary Tiploura, grade 7, Bathurst Island NT

Child's drawing by Edna Mary Tiploura, grade 7, Bathurst Isl...

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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Edna M. Tipiloura
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Portrait photograph of Michael Driscoll

Portrait photograph of Michael Driscoll

Jon Lewis collection
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Portrait photographs
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Jon Lewis
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1986
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Metal button with military insignia

Metal button with military insignia

Parsons collection
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Military buttons
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General Post Office, Sydney

General Post Office, 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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1908
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Old Colony Curio Shop

Old Colony Curio Shop

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Certificate for First Prize...Best Worked Table Centre to Mrs V.M. Wilson for her Round Rose tablecloth

Certificate for First Prize...Best Worked Table Centre to Mr...

Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Stawell, Victoria, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1964
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Three young women dressed in cricket attire and wearing hats, 1931-32.

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Australian Women's Cricket Council collection
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Photographs
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Arcadian Women's Cricket Club
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1932
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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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Simen
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Flow calculator - Billabong offtake flow calculation

Flow calculator - Billabong offtake flow calculation

Irrigation (Deniliquin and Tatura) collection
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Hydrological equipment
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Deniliquin, Riverina, New South Wales, Australia
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Murray Irrigation Limited
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Child's drawing by Stephen C, La Perouse, Sydney NSW

Child's drawing by Stephen C, La Perouse, Sydney NSW

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Stephen C
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Blue funnel liner S.S. Ascannis in Hong Kong harbour. 11Sept 1921

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Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1913
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Allonby at Sea

Allonby at Sea

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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Mosman Bay, NSW

Mosman Bay, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mosman Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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KING STREET, SYDNEY, N.S.W.

KING STREET, SYDNEY, N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Brochure titled

Brochure titled "Casimir Catholic College Peace Day 1986"

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 1
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Promotional material
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People for Nuclear Disarmament
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Vertically-aligned rectangular brown medal presentation case with gold border around the edge of the lid

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Medal cases
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Paul Keating caricature fridge magnet

Paul Keating caricature fridge magnet

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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Magnets
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Hon Paul J. Keating
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Archibald Memorial - Sydney NSW

Archibald Memorial - Sydney NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1937
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Photo of a small boy holding a bucket

Photo of a small boy holding a bucket

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Champion Prize card awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, 1887

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Springfield Merino Stud collection
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1887
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