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Portrait of a rugby football team

Portrait of a rugby football team

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Kodak
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Untitled lorrkon (painted hollow log) by John Mawurndjul, 2008

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John Mawurndjul collection
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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John Mawurndjul
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2008
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Lead Sinker

Lead Sinker

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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Painted boomerang with central landscape motif, from Cherbourg

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Scott Rainbow collection
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Boomerangs
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Cherbourg, Queensland, Australia
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Mrs Lilian Anderson seated with Clarice standing

Mrs Lilian Anderson seated with Clarice standing

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Glass plate negative - Fort Hill, Darwin Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1905 or 1911

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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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1905
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Joanne
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Manarrngu Mokuy.

Manarrngu Mokuy.

Y Pettinato collection
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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David D. Malangi
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Everyday expressions series

Everyday expressions series

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Parsley Bay, Sydney

Parsley Bay, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Parsley Bay, Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Two women (Edna Thompson on right) walking along a pavement.

Two women (Edna Thompson on right) walking along a pavement.

Thompson Family collection
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Length of linen tape

Length of linen tape

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Textiles
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Oddfellows Hall, Quirindi

Oddfellows Hall, Quirindi

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Quirindi, New South Wales, Australia
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Independent Order of Odd Fellows
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Tirranna Committee about 1908

Tirranna Committee about 1908

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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1908
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Summer Suns

Summer Suns

Balarinji Art collection no.2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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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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Handwritten poem titled A

Handwritten poem titled A "Dirge" for 1934

John Collinson Close collection
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Manuscripts
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1934
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Three page folded letter from John Close to Alice Close, Antarctica 1911

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John Collinson Close collection
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Mr John Henry Collinson Close
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1912
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Kirton Point, South Australia, Australia
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Blanche
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Jennifer
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Aboriginal in Devils Mask

Aboriginal in 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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Sydney and Circular Quay

Sydney and Circular Quay

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Circular Quay, Sydney Cove, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Raphael Tuck & Sons
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Double iron wooden smoothing plane

Double iron wooden smoothing plane

George Henry Taylor collection
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Mr George H. Taylor
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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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Kuru Ala by Sallyanne Roberts

Kuru Ala by Sallyanne Roberts

Songlines - Sallyanne Roberts collection
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Acrylic paintings
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Nyapari Homeland, South Australia, Australia
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Sallyanne Roberts
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2012
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Cartoon depicting a man standing limply, suffering from exhaustion

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Vane Lindesay collection no. 1
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Sepia photograph of procession down a Sydney street

Sepia photograph of procession down a Sydney street

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Film negative - A pioneer, Mr Thomson, the furthest-out settler north of Oodnadatta, South Australia, with un-named girl, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1926

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1926
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Pearl Faithfull in a studio setting holding a large ruched bonnet  in her right hand.

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Black wooden walking stick with a bulbous ornately carved ivory grip.

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Sir Isaac Isaacs collection
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Walking-sticks
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1935
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Silver plated metal and horse-hair hair brush

Silver plated metal and horse-hair hair brush

Ellen Rogers collection
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Hairbrushes
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Prouds Ltd, Diamond Merchants & Jewellers
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1928
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Christ Church, Mt Gambier

Christ Church, Mt Gambier

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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Cartoon depicting a middle-aged couple in their kitchen at breakfast time

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Clarrie King collection
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Cartoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Clarrie King
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1972
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A young girl

A young girl

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Portrait photographs
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Export Fraser not Uranium

Export Fraser not Uranium

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Political badges
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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New South Wales Young Labor
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1975
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Kangaroos camps

Kangaroos camps

Balarinji Art collection no.2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Mortar-board hat

Mortar-board hat

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Academic dress
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Purple grey woollen shift dress

Purple grey woollen shift dress

Hanna Lemberg collection
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Dresses
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Glass plate negative - Week old baby sleeping in a wooden container, Innamincka station, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1919

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1919
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Old Colonial Secretary's Office, Sydney

Old Colonial Secretary's Office, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Katherine L. Farran
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Gibson Pootchemunka
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Boomerangs
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Sympathy card

Sympathy card "I am, You are, We are, AUSTRALIAN, R.I.P."

Bali Bombings 2002 Memorial - Parliament of Victoria collection
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Cards
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Kuta, Bali, Indonesia
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2002
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Pair of cufflinks

Pair of cufflinks

Sir Hubert Opperman collection no. 2
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Cufflinks
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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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Jonathan Tipungwuti
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Lucian Faithfull

Lucian Faithfull

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Portrait photographs
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This is my mother

This is my mother

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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Jackie Tipungwuti
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Sketch of Beth Dean in a seated dance pose wearing an orange-brown costume with white swirls, [5 min Sketch by Bill Constable 1950]

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Beth Dean Carell collection no. 2
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Sketches
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Letter of thanks from the President of Sydney Legacy, W B Gibson, to Enid Glover

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Enid Treadgold collection
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Letters
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Legacy Club
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1953
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Yellow ochre

Yellow ochre

Douglas Seaton collection
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Aotus villosa

Aotus villosa

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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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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First prize certificate awarded to Miss E Denny by Goulburn and District Horticultural Society

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Bridge Family collection no. 4
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Prize certificates
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Goulburn and District Horticultural Society
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Sydney Harbour, showing Circular Quay

Sydney Harbour, showing Circular Quay

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Circular Quay, Sydney Cove, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1905
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Knife

Knife

Enid Bowden collection
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Stone tools
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Temporary bridge

Temporary bridge

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Woolamai, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Baking tin for tarts

Baking tin for tarts

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Tart tins
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Eskbank Station

Eskbank Station

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Germany
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Mr Frederick P. Hobbs
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The Tourist.

The Tourist.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Journals
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City Bridge and St Peter's Cathedral, Adelaide, SA

City Bridge and St Peter's Cathedral, Adelaide, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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