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'Nyilnigil' by Nyangkarni Penny K-Lyons, 2007

'Nyilnigil' by Nyangkarni Penny K-Lyons, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Fitzroy Crossing, Western Australia, Australia
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Nyangkarni P. K-Lyons
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2007
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ganygulpa
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Glass plate negative - Bumerangi, an old Arrernte woman, suffering from senility and blindness, Bloods Creek, 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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Mulga wood shield by Andy Tjilari, 1975

Mulga wood shield by Andy Tjilari, 1975

Diana James collection
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Shields
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Fregon, South Australia, Australia
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Andy Tjilari
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1975
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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James Tipungwuti
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Australian Aboriginal Method of Lighting Fire

Australian Aboriginal Method of Lighting Fire

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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Wimbledon Football Club

Wimbledon Football Club

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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England
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1905
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Postcard featuring a coloured printed drawing of an Austrian soldier on horseback pulling a cart

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Teleprinter printout related to the dismissal of the Whitlam government 'I should be surprised if the law officers expressed the view that there is no reserve power in the Governor-General to dismiss a ministry...'

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Pat Rawlings collection
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Telegrams
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Australian Associated Press
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1975
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Gurrnhayu
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Street in Sydney with horse drawn buggies (Bridge Street)

Street in Sydney with horse drawn buggies (Bridge Street)

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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Gown designed by Maticevski and worn by Jessica Mauboy at Eurovision 2014

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Maticevski Eurovision Gown collection
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Dresses
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Toni Maticevski
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2014
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Postcard depicting Miss Florence Young in 'Mother Goose'

Postcard depicting Miss Florence Young in 'Mother Goose'

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Talma & Co
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'Life. Be in it' Come 'n try Gardening in Winter badge

'Life. Be in it' Come 'n try Gardening in Winter badge

Ivy Lovric collection
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Mr Alex Stitt
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1988
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Letter from Embroiderers' Guild of Tasmania

Letter from Embroiderers' Guild of Tasmania

Embroiderers' Guilds of Australia collection
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Film negative - entrance to a limestone cave on the Nullabor Plain, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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1920
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Sepia photograph of man standing beside wagon loaded with wool bales at Boondara, 1918

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Boondara, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1918
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Mount Olympus. Tasmania

Mount Olympus. Tasmania

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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'Mala and the bad uncles at Tjikarri', painted by Johnny Warangula Tjupurrula, 1976

'Mala and the bad uncles at Tjikarri', painted by Johnny War...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Johnny W. Tjupurrula
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1976
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Cook's River, Marrickville NSW

Cook's River, Marrickville NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Marrickville, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Ship's wheel from the fishing vessel Hong Hai

Ship's wheel from the fishing vessel Hong Hai

Tran Thi Nga collection
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Watercraft components
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Mourning card for Isabella Lewis

Mourning card for Isabella Lewis

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Mourning cards
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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1798
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Wilcannia P. A. & H. Society 1893 'Brood Mare With Foal at Foot'

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David Allen medals collection
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1893
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Manly Beach, looking north

Manly Beach, looking north

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Manly Beach, Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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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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Janelle Roberts
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Emu egg engraving of an echidna

Emu egg engraving of an echidna

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Engraved emu eggs
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Laugh on, Dear Jack From Early Morn And Drive Away Dull Care [Kookaburras]

Laugh on, Dear Jack From Early Morn And Drive Away Dull Care...

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

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Cosmas Damien Tipiloura
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Valma Tipiloura
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Oil painting depicting H. M. Brig. Lady Nelson

Oil painting depicting H. M. Brig. Lady Nelson

Lady Nelson Painting collection
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Oil paintings
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The last of the Tasmanians: Wm. Lanne; Trucanini.

The last of the Tasmanians: Wm. Lanne; Trucanini.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Cora Lynn, South Esk River, Launceston, Tas

Cora Lynn, South Esk River, Launceston, Tas

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Corra Linn Gorge, Tasmania, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Kungkarangkalpa (Seven Sisters) at Warnarn Rockhole

Kungkarangkalpa (Seven Sisters) at Warnarn Rockhole

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Acrylic paintings
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Kalgoorlie, Western Australia, Australia
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Christine West
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1992
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Essay by Jim Maple-Brown titled Transport by the Camel in Australia

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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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Icepick used on 1911-1913 Australian Antarctic Expedition

Icepick used on 1911-1913 Australian Antarctic Expedition

George and Robert Dovers collection
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Icepicks
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Antarctica
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George H. Dovers
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1911
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The Town Hall, Newcastle, NSW

The Town Hall, Newcastle, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Large building on a rise with a smaller building in the foreground, possibly houses, with pine trees

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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From A.H. Pierce to Alex Morrison

From A.H. Pierce to Alex Morrison

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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A H. Pierce
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1920
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Hunting Boomerang

Hunting Boomerang

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Boomerangs
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Australian bicentennial commemorative medal depicting explorers Blaxland, Wentworth and Lawson

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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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1813
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Rarriwell and Meda Pastoral Company journal March 1922 - December 1953

Rarriwell and Meda Pastoral Company journal March 1922 - Dec...

Emanuel Family collection
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Ledgers
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Caroona, New South Wales, Australia
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Robert Swan
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Postcard with text 'Allies in Defence against Defiance' and featuring an image of King George V

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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France
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King George V
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1914
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Untitled child's drawing by Bernadine Castors, St Michael's School, Palm Island QLD

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Palm Island, Queensland, Australia
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Bernadine Castors
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Pointed metal knife blade hafted into a rounded knob of adhesive

Pointed metal knife blade hafted into a rounded knob of adhe...

Olive Pink collection
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Knives
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Not provided
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1977
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The Speedy Ready Reckoner

The Speedy Ready Reckoner

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Reference books
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Katzenjammer Castle & Helter Skelter Anderson's Wonderland City Bondi

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Bondi, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Anderson
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1906
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Kingsly Hall. Potts Point N.S.W.

Kingsly Hall. Potts Point N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Potts Point, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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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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Cabbage Tree Island, New South Wales, Australia
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Matthew Bolt
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Yass Spring Show, 1906, Second Prize

Yass Spring Show, 1906, Second Prize

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1906
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Two men with horses

Two men with horses

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Charles Hammond
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Lilian Anderson (nee Faithfull)? -Taken at Springfield 1916.

Lilian Anderson (nee Faithfull)? -Taken at Springfield 1916.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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1916
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R J Jones Butcher

R J Jones Butcher

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Glebe, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Where the winds whisper and the waves rejoice

Where the winds whisper and the waves rejoice

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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W Lister-Lister
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Brass button with military insignia

Brass button with military insignia

Parsons collection
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Men loading wheels onto a railway cart

Men loading wheels onto a railway cart

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Aboriginal with Devils Mask

Aboriginal with Devils Mask

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Charles H. Kerry
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Aster Argophyllus

Aster Argophyllus

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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Railway Station, Springwood

Railway Station, Springwood

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Springwood, Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Isa Yunkaporta
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