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Painting by Gordon Syron entitled 'Water hole of the sleepy lizard', 1983

Painting by Gordon Syron entitled 'Water hole of the sleepy ...

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Gordon Syron
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1983
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Water lilies on a lake, with a house in the background

Water lilies on a lake, with a house in the background

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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16 millimetre movie camera used by Sir Robert Menzies

16 millimetre movie camera used by Sir Robert Menzies

Dame Pattie Menzies collection no. 1
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Movie cameras
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United States of America
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Eastman Kodak Company
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1948
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Pokerwork goanna

Pokerwork goanna

Ray and Dallas Maple Family collection no. 2
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Wood carvings
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South Australia, Australia
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Howard Maple
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1930
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Hibbertia densiflora

Hibbertia densiflora

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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Harnessing in dogs and preparing to start - Captain's sledge party

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Antarctica
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1901
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Convict love token from Peter Martin, 1836

Convict love token from Peter Martin, 1836

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Carrington Hospital, Camden

Carrington Hospital, Camden

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Camden, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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West Gippsland Hospital, Warragul, Vic

West Gippsland Hospital, Warragul, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Warragul, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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In Pennington Gardens, showing St Peter's Cathedral, Adelaide, SA

In Pennington Gardens, showing St Peter's Cathedral, Adelaid...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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1929
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Booklet titled 'True-Blue Australian' detailing the history of Ampol Australia

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Australian Bicentennial Authority collection
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Educational Collections of Australian Plants: Part Three

Educational Collections of Australian Plants: Part Three

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
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Books
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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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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Sepia photograph of a group of people gathered for a rural event

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Cloth bucket hat with red, blue and white coloured patterns

Cloth bucket hat with red, blue and white coloured patterns

Norm Wilson PNG Patrol Officer collection
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Hats
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Inv: 'Dance of the long-legged Swamp Bird', on Bark: 'Diver Duck Dance'

Inv: 'Dance of the long-legged Swamp Bird', on Bark: 'Diver ...

Dorothy Bennett collection
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Cape Stewart, North Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Bilinyarra
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The Esk Methodist Church

The Esk Methodist Church

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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1908
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Remains of a

Remains of a "Pepper box" revolver

Royal Australian Historical Society collection no. 2
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Revolvers
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Young, New South Wales, Australia
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Chinese Miners
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1845
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Crotalaria verrucosa

Crotalaria verrucosa

Banks Florilegium collection
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Engravings
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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The Man Dauandja, work on paper, Oenpelli, 1948

The Man Dauandja, work on paper, Oenpelli, 1948

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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1948
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Engraved boab nut 'An Affair is Suspected' by Jack Wherra

Engraved boab nut 'An Affair is Suspected' by Jack Wherra

Jack Wherra collection no. 1
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Nut carvings
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Mowanjum, West Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Jack Wherra
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1963
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Hunting

Hunting

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Francis Mary
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Australian War Memorial, Canberra.  View from Mt. Ainslie

Australian War Memorial, Canberra. View from Mt. Ainslie

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Australian War Memorial, Campbell, Canberra, Australian Capital Ter...
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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So tired

So tired

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Sun-woman

The Sun-woman

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Kulpidja
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1948
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Toy playing stick

Toy playing stick

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Toys
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Elizabeth Street from Flinders Street Station, Melbourne

Elizabeth Street from Flinders Street Station, Melbourne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Great Britain
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The Valentine & Sons' Publishing Co.
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1914
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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South Australia, Australia
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Swan brand aluminium coffee pot

Swan brand aluminium coffee pot

Petronella Wensing collection no. 2
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Coffeepots
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England
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Mrs Petronella Wensing
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Music Hall, Kenmore Asylum

Music Hall, Kenmore Asylum

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Shearing handpiece screwdriver which belonged to Jack Howe

Shearing handpiece screwdriver which belonged to Jack Howe

Jack Howe collection
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Screwdrivers
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Red Letter Day for Maimed Soldiers, Wattle Day League, Hospital Wing, 1917

Red Letter Day for Maimed Soldiers, Wattle Day League, Hospi...

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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Randwick Race Course, Sydney NSW

Randwick Race Course, Sydney NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Randwick Racecourse, Randwick, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Dinner menu from R.M.S. Otway that has been signed by the Australian cricket team of 1912

Dinner menu from R.M.S. Otway that has been signed by the Au...

Nanette Ward collection
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Menus
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Edgar Richard Mayne
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1912
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Panorama at Port Campbell, Vic

Panorama at Port Campbell, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Port Campbell, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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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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Josette Apuatjimi
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Ceremonial dress sword with sheath worn by Sir George Reid, first Australian High Commissioner to London, 1909-1918

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Anne Fairbairn collection no. 3
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Swords
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London, England
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Sir George H. Reid
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1909
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Wisteria Avenue, Botanical Gardens, Adelaide, SA

Wisteria Avenue, Botanical Gardens, Adelaide, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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First Anzac Day, 25th April, 1916 for Classes V and VI

First Anzac Day, 25th April, 1916 for Classes V and VI

Sir Littleton Groom collection
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Commemorative books
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Two storey building with thick ivy growing over the top, and four men standing outside

Two storey building with thick ivy growing over the top, and...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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1907
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St. Vincent's Convent. Pott's Point. N.S.W

St. Vincent's Convent. Pott's 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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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Central Australian souvenirs collection
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'Flying Ant Dreaming', painted by Kaapa Tjampitjinpa, 1976

'Flying Ant Dreaming', painted by Kaapa Tjampitjinpa, 1976

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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Kaapa M. Tjampitjinpa
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1976
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Caves House, Jenolan

Caves House, Jenolan

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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1913
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Gympie Railway Station

Gympie Railway Station

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Gympie, Queensland, Australia
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Kodak Ltd
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1922
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'Sunday Well' by Dadda Samson, 2008

'Sunday Well' by Dadda Samson, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Paintings
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Jigalong, Western Australia, Australia
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Dadda Samson
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2008
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Letter

Letter

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Chungking, China
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1935
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Stage prop titled 'Lightening Stones'

Stage prop titled 'Lightening Stones'

Beth Dean Carell collection no. 3
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Props
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Desmonde Downing
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Stewarts and LLoyds [Australia] Pty Ltd

Stewarts and LLoyds [Australia] Pty Ltd

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
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Stewarts and Lloyds (Australia) Pty Ltd
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Greetings from Townsville

Greetings from Townsville

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Townsville, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1914
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School report

School report

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Reports
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Letter to Julia White

Letter to Julia White

Tony Hill collection no. 4
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Plymouth, England
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Mr Anthony Hill
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Courtroom sketch 'Mrs Chamberlain' by Veronica O'Leary, dated 13 October 1982.

Courtroom sketch 'Mrs Chamberlain' by Veronica O'Leary, date...

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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Ayers Rock bread

Ayers Rock bread

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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T-shirts
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Railway Station Clarence

Railway Station Clarence

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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1909
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HMS Impregnable, Inconstant and Emerald

HMS Impregnable, Inconstant and Emerald

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Somerset, England
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Hurstville, St. Mary's Convent School

Hurstville, St. Mary's Convent School

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Hurstville, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Portion of Machine Shop

Portion of Machine Shop

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcard with the following title

Postcard with the following title "Lallah Rookh. TRUGANINI. ...

Patricia Heath collection
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Bruny Island, Tasmania, Australia
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Truganini
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Painting depicts a large central concentric circle with six smaller ones

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Shorty Lungkarta Tjungurrayi
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