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Wooden shield

Wooden shield

Papuan Official collection
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Shields
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Trobriand Islands, Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1923
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Convict love token from J. Dunham, 1835

Convict love token from J. Dunham, 1835

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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H.A. Watson's Commercial Hotel, Delegate

H.A. Watson's Commercial Hotel, Delegate

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Delegate, New South Wales, Australia
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The Crown Studios
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1909
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Armband

Armband

Charles Hart collection
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Armbands
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Australian bicentennial commemorative medal depicting Ned Kelly

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Coles-Myer collection
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Commemorative medals
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Victoria, Australia
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Coles-Myer Ltd
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1855
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The Serpent-men, Jurlungur and Gadjalan

The Serpent-men, Jurlungur and Gadjalan

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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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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Gibson Pootchemunka
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A canvas water bag with string handles.

A canvas water bag with string handles.

Rae Page collection
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Water bags
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George Serras
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Sydney Heads and Town Hall, Sydney

Sydney Heads and Town Hall, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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WTP
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Turtle and sea creatures

Turtle and sea creatures

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dolores Tipuamantumirri
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Prayer card to St. Michael the Archangel

Prayer card to St. Michael the Archangel

Bali Bombings 2002 Memorial - Parliament of Victoria collection
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Prayer cards
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United States of America
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2002
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Use Only Fresh Milk, published by the NSW Fresh Food & Ice Company Ltd

Use Only Fresh Milk, published by the NSW Fresh Food & Ice C...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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New South Wales, Australia
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NSW Fresh Food and Ice Company Ltd
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Looking south, Tower Hill, near Warrnambool, Vic

Looking south, Tower Hill, near Warrnambool, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Tower Hill, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Courtroom sketch 'The Chamberlains Darwin Court 1982.' by Veronica O'Leary.

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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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Grey felt Akubra hat with a grey ribbon hat band

Grey felt Akubra hat with a grey ribbon hat band

Fred Daly collection
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Akubra hats
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Australia
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Akubra Hats Pty Ltd
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William Adams & Company Ltd

William Adams & Company Ltd

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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William Adams and Co Ltd
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1941
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Lubra & Child, River Murray, S.A.

Lubra & Child, River Murray, S.A.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Lower Murray River, South Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Bronte Beach, N.S.W.

Bronte Beach, N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bronte Beach, Bronte, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Container

Container

Thompson Family collection
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Containers
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Interior of Power House

Interior of Power House

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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Yuendumu, Northern Territory, Australia
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Nancy Nabanlamce
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Bluestone Cottage with Springfield main house in the background

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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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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Djalun
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Good Luck from Marrickville

Good Luck from Marrickville

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Marrickville, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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In the olden times

In the olden times

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Melanie Roberts
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Glass plate negative - Homestead of Victoria River Downs station, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1922

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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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1922
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Australia Day 1917, City of Unley

Australia Day 1917, City of Unley

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Wartime badges
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Unley, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Australian Red Cross Society
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1916
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Weapon - Boomerang - hunting

Weapon - Boomerang - hunting

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Boomerangs
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The Mythological Site of Bornkuna

The Mythological Site of Bornkuna

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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Tommy Djagamara
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Alice in Anderson's Wonderland City Bondi

Alice in Anderson's Wonderland City Bondi

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bondi, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Alice the Elephant
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1907
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Light blue lines on a dark blue background

Light blue lines on a dark blue background

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Club

Club

L and T Hackney collection
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Clubs
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Gilgandra, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Thomas P. Hackney
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1918
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Message stick

Message stick

Keith Goddard collection
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Message sticks
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East Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1948
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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, Northern Territory, Australia
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Betty Puautjimi
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Courtroom sketch 'Mrs Chamberlain' by Veronica O'Leary, dated 13 October 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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Rifle club pendant

Rifle club pendant

Frank and John Burdett collection
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Pendants
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Message stick

Message stick

Dr Alex Van der Leeden collection
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Message sticks
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Numbulwar, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Madi
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1965
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Model spear

Model spear

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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'Darwirr', bark painting, native plant species

'Darwirr', 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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2014
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White enamel mug

White enamel mug

Hazel Merlo collection
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Mugs
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Handwritten text entitled

Handwritten text entitled "The Bachelor's Thermometer"

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Manuscripts
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[Red Cross] Dieu Defend Le Droit - September 1917

[Red Cross] Dieu Defend Le Droit - September 1917

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Wartime badges
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North Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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A W. Patrick
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1917
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'Bundjungu', bark painting, native plant species

'Bundjungu', 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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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Unknown
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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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Amelia F. Woolla
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Stone slab with incised figures of birds, fish and vegetation

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Rock carvings
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Mowanjum, West Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Postcard featuring a streetscape

Postcard featuring a streetscape

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Seven stapled log book certificates listing work carried out for issue of C of A, 11 April 1980

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Neil Jensen collection
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Aviation documents
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A straight shaped piece of wood with bark still attached

A straight shaped piece of wood with bark still attached

Roy Barker collection no. 1
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Samples
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Glass plate negative - Men showing their scars,  Port George IV, Western Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1916

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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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1916
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Message stick - Yirrkala, 1948

Message stick - Yirrkala, 1948

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Message sticks
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1948
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Photograph of racehorse

Photograph of racehorse "Carbine"

Nanette Ward collection
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Photographs
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London, England
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Sport & General Press Agency Ltd
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1913
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Sketches of Tommy's life - At the Base - No 7

Sketches of Tommy's life - At the Base - No 7

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Paris, France
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Eagle.

Eagle.

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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Nanguruma
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1969
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Two piece pink full length wool dress (bodice and skirt) with cream lace trimming

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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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The Devil's Hand-prints, Shoalhaven, NSW

The Devil's Hand-prints, Shoalhaven, 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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1907
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Jessie Craig

Jessie Craig

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Ice Cream, The Park Shellharbour

Ice Cream, The Park Shellharbour

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Shell Harbour, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Ships under way with flags flying

Ships under way with flags flying

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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