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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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Postcard featuring a coloured scene of draped flags of Britain and Australia, tied back to reveal a

Postcard featuring a coloured scene of draped flags of Brita...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Message stick

Message stick

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Not provided
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Five piece customised hat block

Five piece customised hat block

Andree Pelissier collection
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Oval thin metal pie baking dish

Oval thin metal pie baking dish

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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White wooden 'make-do' stool made by soldier settler Harry Newman at Narrogin, Western Australia, in 1922

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Harry and Natalie Newman collection
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Stools
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Narrogin Agricultural Area, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Henry '. Newman
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1922
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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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Tweed Heads, New South Wales, Australia
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Fingal Head Primary School
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Brown piece of card folded in to form box shape

Brown piece of card folded in to form box shape

Dame Pattie Menzies collection no. 1
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Container components
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Girl's two-piece full-length outfit which belonged to 'Bobbie' Faithfull

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Girls clothing
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Bobby Maple Brown
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1910
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Coles Bros Office and Warehouse

Coles Bros Office and Warehouse

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Wolsey Underwear

Wolsey Underwear

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Wolsey Ltd
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Flannel Flower Babies Grow in Australia (They bring love)

Flannel Flower Babies Grow in Australia (They bring love)

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Cecilia M. Gibbs
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Blue Lake, Mt Gambier, SA

Blue Lake, Mt Gambier, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mount Gambier, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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The Scarlet Pimpernel

The Scarlet Pimpernel

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Certificate awarded to V.M. Wilson at the Warragul Premier Show, 1973 for first prize for a table centre

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Warragul, Victoria, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1973
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St. Paul's Church from the South End of Swanston St., Melbourne, in the 'Fifties'

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1850
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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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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Jack
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Supply Creek, River Tamar, Tas.

Supply Creek, River Tamar, Tas.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Tamar River, Tasmania, Australia
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Laura H. Davey
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Last cochlear receiver-stimulator implanted in first bionic ear recipient

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Graeme Clark, University of Melbourne - Cochlear Limited collection
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Cochlear implants
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Gladstone type bag used for carrying clerical vestments and books by Reverend John Grosse to his services.

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Reverend John Grosse collection
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Carry bags
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Reverend John Grosse
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Skein of two ply fibre string that is pigmented

Skein of two ply fibre string that is pigmented

Stan Mitchell collection
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An Australian Sunset

An Australian Sunset

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1910
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Cage trap

Cage trap

CSIRO Division of Wildlife and Ecology collection
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Traps
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Gungahlin, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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CSIRO - Division of Wildlife and Ecology
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'1942-1943 E. J. Walsh M.L.A and Mrs Walsh send hearty Christmas and New Year Greetings, Brisbane December 1942'

'1942-1943 E. J. Walsh M.L.A and Mrs Walsh send hearty Chris...

Noble Numismatics collection
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Christmas cards
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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1942
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Poster 'The Australian Bicentenary 1788-1988 - The Celebration of a Nation'

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Australian Bicentennial Authority collection
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'Tjunyinkya', painted by Johnnie Scobie Tjapanangka and Turkey Tolson Tjupurrula, 1977

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Johnnie S. Tjapanangka
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1977
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Club

Club

Patricia Heath collection
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Ms Patricia Heath
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'Cavan', Yass

'Cavan', Yass

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Cavan Station, Yass, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Woy Woy Champion 1925 medal

Woy Woy Champion 1925 medal

Ken Ross collection
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Sports medals
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Woy Woy, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Ken Ross
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1925
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Jimmy (King), Brisbane Water

Jimmy (King), Brisbane Water

L Richard Smith breastplate collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Brisbane Water, New South Wales, Australia
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Painting depicts  X-ray style kangaroo with crosshatching

Painting depicts X-ray style kangaroo with crosshatching

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Unknown
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1974
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Black and white photograph - Bridge over Matahan River near Namatanai.

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Dieter Kohl collection
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Tiered dilly bag in glass by Jenni Kemarre Martinello

Tiered dilly bag in glass by Jenni Kemarre Martinello

Jenni Kemarre Martiniello collection
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Sculptures
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Kingston, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Ms Jenni K. Martinello
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2013
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Boondara, horses hitched to a wagon loaded with wool bales

Boondara, horses hitched to a wagon loaded with wool bales

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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Poster -

Poster - "The Star" Johannesburg, July 21 1969 - reports on ...

Kerry Browning collection
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Event posters
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Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
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National Aeronautics and Space Administration
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1969
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Receipt from Tirranna race club 1874

Receipt from Tirranna race club 1874

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Receipts
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1974
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Amy, Mother, Yvonne & I at Parramatta a few weeks ago

Amy, Mother, Yvonne & I at Parramatta a few weeks ago

Thompson Family collection
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Photographs
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Parramatta, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Nursing sister holding baby

Nursing sister holding baby

Ken Welton collection
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Photographic slides
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1956
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Placemat Version 3

Placemat Version 3

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Convict love token from G. Poulton, 1835

Convict love token from G. Poulton, 1835

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Glass plate negative - Expedition camp, central Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

Glass plate negative - Expedition camp, central Australia, p...

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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1920
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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Untitled basket by Nancy Nyanyarna Jackson

Untitled basket by Nancy Nyanyarna Jackson

Warakurna Tjanpi collection no.2
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Baskets
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Nancy N. Jackson
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Xmas Greetings & Good Luck

Xmas Greetings & Good Luck

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Women's Democratic Organisation of Afghanistan

Women's Democratic Organisation of Afghanistan

Union of Australian Women collection
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Posters
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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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Boomerang

Boomerang

University of Sydney General collection
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Katoomba Railway Station in snow

Katoomba Railway Station in snow

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Katoomba, Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Nib pen

Nib pen

Justice Else-Mitchell collection no. 1
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Pens
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Skirt made from a black velvet horizontal stripe over a pink-coloured base fabric

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Skirts
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Sir Ernest Cable's property, Devon

Sir Ernest Cable's property, Devon

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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1915
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Australian swimmers Fanny Durack and Mina Wylie with British swimmer Jennie Fletcher

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National Sports Information Centre collection
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Photographs
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Australia
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Miss Sarah Frances 'Fanny' Durack
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1910
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Fibre basket by Noreena Kadibil, 2008

Fibre basket by Noreena Kadibil, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Baskets
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Noreena Kadibil
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2008
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Convict love token from William Taffs

Convict love token from William Taffs

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Deco-style box

Deco-style box

Thompson Family collection
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Boxes
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Ornate brass table lamp with four bayonet light globe fittings and four candle holders

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Department of Home Affairs (Prime Minister's Lodge) collection
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Table lamps
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The Lodge, Deakin, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Parliament of Australia
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1927
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'Jilji' by Taku Rosie Tarco, 2007

'Jilji' by Taku Rosie Tarco, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Fitzroy Crossing, Western Australia, Australia
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Taku R. Tarco
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2007
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The Heads Sydney N.S.W.

The Heads Sydney N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney Heads, Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Autographed photograph of Australian swimmer Fanny Durack

Autographed photograph of Australian swimmer Fanny Durack

National Sports Information Centre collection
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Photographs
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Sears' Studios, Melbourne
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1918
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Postcard featuring railway station, Sydney

Postcard featuring railway station, Sydney

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