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Phar Lap's Heart

Phar Lap's Heart

MacKenzie collection
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Zoological specimens
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Timaru, South Island, New Zealand
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Alick Roberts
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1926
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Ancestral goannas at the  Gurkawuy River.

Ancestral goannas at the Gurkawuy River.

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mithili
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1979
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Mercer Marine Chronometer No 13290 in a wooden case

Mercer Marine Chronometer No 13290 in a wooden case

Department of Defence collection
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Chronometers
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St Albans, Hertfordshire, England
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Thomas Mercer Ltd
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1923
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Certificate awarded to Mrs V.M. Wilson at the Mirboo North A. and P. Society Annual Show, 1970 for first prize for a table centre

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Mirboo North, Victoria, Australia
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Mirboo North Times
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1970
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Slipcast terracotta mug with mukata (beanie) design, made by Peter Ward using Ernabella artists designs, for Alice Springs Beanie Festival, 2004

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Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 7
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Mugs
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Peter Ward
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2004
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Tax Stamps sheet

Tax Stamps sheet

Carmelo Mirabelli collection no. 1
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Financial records
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Shepparton, Goulburn Valley, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Carmelo Mirabelli
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1957
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Sepia photograph of procession down a main street

Sepia photograph of procession down a main street

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Postcard of The Lawn - Flemington Race Course

Postcard of The Lawn - Flemington Race Course

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Flemington, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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St George's Anglican Cathedral, Perth, WA

St George's Anglican Cathedral, 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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Carved and mounted emu egg depicting the journey of Burke and Wills

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Peter Harris collection
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Engraved emu eggs
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Lake Cargelligo, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Peter J. Harris
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1983
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Lifebuoy from MV Tampa

Lifebuoy from MV Tampa

Wallenius Wilhelmsen MV Tampa collection
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Lifebuoys
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Christmas Island, Australia
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Wilhelmsen Lines Shipowning.
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2001
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Horses and Saddles 1997, 1998

Horses and Saddles 1997, 1998

Liesl Rockchild collection
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Bush toys
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Santa Teresa, Northern Territory, Australia
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Calvin Smith
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1997
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Mintjungkatjanya

Mintjungkatjanya

Fred Myers collection
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Paintings
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Yayayi, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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John Tjakamarra
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Beautiful Shoalhaven River, Nowra, NSW

Beautiful Shoalhaven River, Nowra, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Shoalhaven River, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Entrance to Lane Cove

Entrance to Lane Cove

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Lane Cove, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Bourke Street, Melbourne, Vic

Bourke Street, Melbourne, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Circular silk sampler map of the eastern hemisphere that indicate the routes of Captain James Cook's three voyages

Circular silk sampler map of the eastern hemisphere that ind...

Embroidered Map Samplers collection
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Maps
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Captain James Cook
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Poem

Poem

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Manuscripts
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Certificate awarded to Mrs V.M. Wilson at the Barmedman P.A. & H.. Association Annual Show, 1959 for first prize for a snow white play apron

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Barmedman, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1959
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Natural fernery, Kurrajong Heights

Natural fernery, Kurrajong Heights

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Kurrajong Heights, Hawkesbury, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1906
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Mildred

Mildred

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Weight and Centre of Gravity Schedule for G-AERD, 16 March 1980

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Neil Jensen collection
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Aviation documents
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Gawler, South Australia, Australia
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Gawler Agricultural Horticultural and Floricultural Society
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Lionel says:

Lionel says: "K.O. litter - don't rubbish Australia!"

People's Paraphernalia collection no. 19
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Posters
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Australia
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Lionel Rose
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1966
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Nellie Butler

Nellie Butler

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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England, Great Britain
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Lamb's tongue moulding plane

Lamb's tongue moulding plane

George Henry Taylor collection
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Moulding planes
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Mr George H. Taylor
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Film negative - Group of people, Mount Currie, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1926

Film negative - Group of people, Mount Currie, Northern Terr...

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Film negatives
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Mount Currie, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1926
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Artist's journal of Tayenebe project, created by Vicki West

Artist's journal of Tayenebe project, created by Vicki West

Tayenebe collection
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Journals
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Vicki West
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Courtroom sketch 'Day 1 of the Chamberlain trial Justice Muirhead. Darwin.' by Veronica O'Leary dated 13 September 1982.

Courtroom sketch 'Day 1 of the Chamberlain trial Justice Mui...

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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Turbine S. Bingera 2092 Tons 16 Knots

Turbine S. Bingera 2092 Tons 16 Knots

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Budgerigar

Budgerigar

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Hello, I'm Hector Cat - Road Safety leaflet

Hello, I'm Hector Cat - Road Safety leaflet

Ian Yeaman collection
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Leaflets
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Road Safety Council of the Australian Capital Territory Inc
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1971
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Working Men's Association Port Adelaide No.2496

Working Men's Association Port Adelaide No.2496

Andrew Reeves collection no. 3
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Membership badges
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Port Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Waterside Workers Federation (Port Adelaide Branch)
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Flemington Racecourse, Melbourne

Flemington Racecourse, Melbourne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Flemington, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Art Series
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The revelation of God

The revelation of God

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Notes
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Mythological men's camp at Mallierra (post initiation) ceremonies at Winparrku

Mythological men's camp at Mallierra (post initiation) cerem...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Paintings
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Charlie T. Tjungurrayi
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1978
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Leather dog shoe worn on long bush walking trips in the Blue Mountains by the Dunphy's fox terrier named Dextre

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Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Animal accessories
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Myles J Dunphy
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1925
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Glycine clandestina

Glycine clandestina

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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1876
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'Carpet Snake Dreaming', painted by Toby Brown Tjampitjinpa, 1976

'Carpet Snake Dreaming', painted by Toby Brown Tjampitjinpa,...

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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Toby Brown Djambidjimba
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1976
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Royal Agricultural and Horticultural Society of South Australia
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1938
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Breakwater and Bar, Richmond River

Breakwater and Bar, Richmond River

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Richmond River, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Section of Bruck's Spinning Mills, Wangaratta, Vic

Section of Bruck's Spinning Mills, Wangaratta, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Wangaratta, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Typed invoice addressed to Mr E Redlich from the Church Missionary Society dated the 10 July 1956.

Typed invoice addressed to Mr E Redlich from the Church Miss...

E Redlich collection
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Invoices
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Mr Ernst Redlich
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1956
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Black and white photograph - Edgar Percival and Douglas Corrigan at Luton 1937.

Black and white photograph - Edgar Percival and Douglas Corr...

Dr Robert C Percival collection
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Photographs
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Luton, Bedfordshire, England
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Mr Edgar W. Percival
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1937
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Trevellyn, Launceston, Tas

Trevellyn, Launceston, Tas

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Trevallyn, Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Carl Zeiss F14471 monocular microscope and accessories

Carl Zeiss F14471 monocular microscope and accessories

School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine collection
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Microscopes
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Jena, Germany
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Carl Zeiss
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Notebook that contains a list of Eleanor and Eric Dark's record collection

Notebook that contains a list of Eleanor and Eric Dark's rec...

Eleanor Dark Foundation collection no. 1
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Notebooks
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Sepia photograph of Mundaring Weir, 1912

Sepia photograph of Mundaring Weir, 1912

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Pink crested bower bird

Pink crested bower bird

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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John M. Cantle
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Fax Features

Fax Features

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Certificate

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Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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South Australia, Australia
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Great Northern Juvenile Athletic and Schools Exhibition Association
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1936
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Murwillumbah Fire. 15/09/07. From Church Hill P.O. and Bank Ruins on the Right

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Murwillumbah, New South Wales, Australia
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Postmaster General's Department
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1907
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'Rakay', Painted hollow log, native plant species

'Rakay', Painted hollow log, native plant species

Mulkun Wirrpanda collection
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Artworks
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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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Canoe paddle

Canoe paddle

Papuan Official collection
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Paddles
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea
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Mr A P Lyons
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1916
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Elizabeth Bay, Sydney

Elizabeth Bay, Sydney

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Mick Syrup

Mick Syrup

Mary Nicholson collection no. 2
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Sculptures
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North Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Peter Nicholson
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1988
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Native dwellings

Native dwellings

The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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Prints
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London, England
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George French Angas
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1847
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 'The Fire Dreaming' by Mutitjpuy Mununjgurr, Yirrkala, 1967

'The Fire Dreaming' by Mutitjpuy Mununjgurr, Yirrkala, 1967

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 4
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mutitjpuy Munungurr
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1967
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Certificate

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Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Enfield, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Enfield Progressive Association
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Boondara - showing horses pulling wagons loaded with wool bales; dated Aug 1918.

Boondara - showing horses pulling wagons loaded with wool ba...

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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