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Cowrie shell

Cowrie shell

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Painting depicts human figures and goannas

Painting depicts human figures and goannas

Dr Howard Morphy collection no. 6
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Bark paintings
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Envelope addressed to Mrs A. I. Maple Brown

Envelope addressed to Mrs A. I. Maple Brown

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Envelopes
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Postcard featuring a drawing of a wounded soldier being tended by a nun wearing a red cross arm band.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Camera tripod with telescopic legs

Camera tripod with telescopic legs

Harold Stevens collection
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Camera tripods
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Rochester, New York, United States of America
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Eastman Kodak Company
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1911
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Scorched Earth

Scorched Earth

Political Humour Competition 1999 collection
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Cartoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Peter Nicholson
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1999
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Coleman's Shop. Camden

Coleman's Shop. Camden

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Weapon - Club - wooden

Weapon - Club - wooden

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Clubs
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Mount Ida, Lake St. Clair, Tasmania

Mount Ida, Lake St. Clair, Tasmania

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Lake St Clair, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Jodhpurs

Jodhpurs

Colledge Family collection
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Jodhpurs
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Australia
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Miss Emilie Roach
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1914
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The barge is coming to Bathurst Island

The barge is coming to Bathurst Island

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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Mario J. Munkara
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Untitled, by Narritjin Maymuru

Untitled, by Narritjin Maymuru

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Narritjin Maymuru
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1966
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Sawfish.

Sawfish.

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 6
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Bark paintings
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Nandabitta
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1969
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Awelye- panel 2 by Gloria Petyarre

Awelye- panel 2 by Gloria Petyarre

Helen Eager and Christopher Hodges collection no. 2
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Acrylic paintings
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Utopia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Gloria Petyarre
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1991
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Off to the factory

Off to the factory

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr Percy R. Campbell
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Club

Club

Patricia Heath collection
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Horne-Bowie collection
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Two men in a factory standing next to a large piece of machinery that is pouring out liquid metal.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Postcard titled 'The Girls I left behind me' by May Gibbs

Postcard titled 'The Girls I left behind me' by May Gibbs

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Cecilia M. Gibbs
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'Parta' by Veronica Lulu, 2007

'Parta' by Veronica Lulu, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Mulan, Western Australia, Australia
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Veronica Lulu
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2007
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Bronte Beach - N.S.W

Bronte Beach - N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bronte Beach, Bronte, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Bark painting depicts three black fish

Bark painting depicts three black fish

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Birigitji
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1966
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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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Ilperle-Tyathe, Northern Territory, Australia
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Brian Wilson
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Lady Martin Beach, Double Bay, NSW

Lady Martin Beach, Double Bay, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Double Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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A View in Botanic Gardens. Sydney

A View in Botanic Gardens. Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Royal Botanic Gardens, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1909
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Willaim Street, Bathurst

Willaim Street, Bathurst

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Bathurst, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Townsville. Castle Hill

Townsville. Castle Hill

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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Money bag used at the Lincoln Park Dairy, Essendon, Victoria

Money bag used at the Lincoln Park Dairy, Essendon, Victoria

Conway Tighe collection
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Bags
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Essendon, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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"SECOND PRIZE, GOULBURN, 1907, A., P., AND H SOCIETY"

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1907
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Always in our hearts. Royal Tour Souvenir 1954 Australia

Always in our hearts. Royal Tour Souvenir 1954 Australia

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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Commemorative badges
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Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
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1954
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'Ngurti' by Kuji Rosie Goodjie and Jukuja Nora Tjookootja, 2007

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Canning Stock Route collection
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Containers
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Ngumpan, Western Australia, Australia
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Kuji R. Goodjie
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2007
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Cash book

Cash book

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Ledgers
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Mistake Creek Massacre

Mistake Creek Massacre

Queenie McKenzie (Nakarra) collection no.2
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Paintings
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Mistake Creek, Northern Territory, Australia
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Queenie M. Nakarra
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1997
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AW Bayley and W Ford, Bayley & Ford discovered gold at Gulgong and were granted Reward Claim Sep 17th 1892

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Coolgardie, Western Australia, Australia
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Arthur W. Bayley
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1892
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Page three of Jim Maple Brown's speech at his wedding

Page three of Jim Maple Brown's speech at his wedding

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Pages
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Aunty Agnes Shea's teapot set

Aunty Agnes Shea's teapot set

Aunty Agnes Shea collection
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Teapots
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Pattison Shield presented to Victor Trumper 1898-1899

Pattison Shield presented to Victor Trumper 1898-1899

Victor Trumper collection
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Trophies
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England
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Elkington & Co
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1899
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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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Spearhead

Spearhead

Horne-Bowie collection
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Spearheads
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Waterfall

Waterfall

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Weapon - Spear

Weapon - Spear

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spears
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Women's Ceremony by Mary Kemarre

Women's Ceremony by Mary Kemarre

Helen Eager and Christopher Hodges collection no. 2
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Screenprints
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Utopia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mary Kenmarre
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1991
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Valerie Henderson  (nee Faithfull), her mother, Ethel Faithfull, Edwina Henderson and her mother, Heather Henderson, (nee Menzies).

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Railway Station. Moss Vale. N.S.W.

Railway Station. Moss Vale. N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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France
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G.Giovanardi, Sydney
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Certificate

Certificate

Woodleigh Shorthorn Stud collection
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Prize certificates
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Royal Agricultural Society of NSW
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1962
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View showing bridge, Yarrawonga, Vic

View showing bridge, Yarrawonga, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Yarrawonga, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Group of people with picnic baskets.

Group of people with picnic baskets.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Convict love token from John Bloxidge, 1839

Convict love token from John Bloxidge, 1839

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Mortise gauge (seven inch)

Mortise gauge (seven inch)

George Henry Taylor collection
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Woodworking gauges
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Mr George H. Taylor
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John Kelly's powder horn

John Kelly's powder horn

John Kelly Powder Horn collection
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Scrimshaw
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Weapon - Spearhead

Weapon - Spearhead

Herbert Keys collection
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Spearheads
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Glass plate negative - Rock engravings, Deception Creek east, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, between 1905 and 1914

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glass plate negatives
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Deception Creek, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1900
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The Call to Breakfast

The Call to Breakfast

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Mr James A. Turner
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Coolamon by Pampirla Hansen Boxer, 2008

Coolamon by Pampirla Hansen Boxer, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Containers
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Pampirla H. Boxer
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2008
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Malta- Custom House - Barracca Lift

Malta- Custom House - Barracca Lift

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Malta
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Children's drawing of ceremony scene by Johnny Mango, Weipa QLD

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Weipa, Queensland, Australia
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Johnny Mango
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QSL card for VK8T, The voice of the Inland

QSL card for VK8T, The voice of the Inland

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1936
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Aboriginal breastplate for Timothy, Chief of Merricumbene

Aboriginal breastplate for Timothy, Chief of Merricumbene

Edmund Milne collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Merricumbene, New South Wales, Australia
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Timothy
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1835
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Postcard of Bernard Bede Kieran, 'Our Barney - Champion Swimmer of the World'

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Bernard B. Kieran
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1940s pint glass milk bottle inscribed 'MBR'

1940s pint glass milk bottle inscribed 'MBR'

Conway Tighe collection
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Milk bottles
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Essendon, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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