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Glass plate negative - Child carrying boomerang, tidal mud flat off King Sound, Western Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1916

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1916
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Sydney Heads

Sydney Heads

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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The Frozen Waterfall, Scott's Caves, Mole Creek, Tasmania.

The Frozen Waterfall, Scott's Caves, Mole Creek, Tasmania.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Wedding anniversary card

Wedding anniversary card

Margot Child collection
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Cards
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United Kingdom
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Mrs Margot Child
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Memorial invitation, final speech and photograph relating to Ben Chifley

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Ben Chifley collection no. 3
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Documents
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A night wi' burns at my ain fireside

A night wi' burns at my ain fireside

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1905
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Lobelia rhombifolia

Lobelia rhombifolia

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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1875
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Metal rod with ring end

Metal rod with ring end

Ron Bell collection
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Components
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White candle in two pieces

White candle in two pieces

Milo Dunphy collection no. 2
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Shirley Strickland's Australian Olympic Team athlete's white running singlet, 1956

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Shirley Strickland collection
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Singlets
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Melbourne Sports Depot
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1956
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Four Turbinidae Astraea Rotularia shells

Four Turbinidae Astraea Rotularia shells

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Shells
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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1969
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HMS Triumph

HMS Triumph

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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England
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Raphael Tuck & Sons
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Japanned tripod

Japanned tripod

Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Tripods
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New York, United States of America
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Eastman Kodak Company
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The Ocean Beach, Manly NSW

The Ocean Beach, Manly NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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North Steyne Beach, Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Cigarette card

Cigarette card

Turner Family collection
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A glimpse of the Exhibition building, Melbourne, Vic

A glimpse of the Exhibition building, Melbourne, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Exhibition Building, Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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"1937 to England" (Sue Summers)

Australian Women's Cricket Council collection
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England, United Kingdom
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Sue Summers
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1937
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Metal tong

Metal tong

Ron Bell collection
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Tongs
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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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Woodenbong, New South Wales, Australia
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Karon Daley
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Men's 'Roleigh' grey felt hat issued to Juozas Stepanas at the Woodside Migration Camp in South Australia, 1949

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Dr A Stepanas collection no. 1
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Hats
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Woodside, South Australia, Australia
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Mr Juozas Stepanas
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1949
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Fibre basket by Lily Long, 2008

Fibre basket by Lily Long, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Lily Long
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2008
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Photographic print frame

Photographic print frame

Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Photograph frames
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Myles J. Dunphy
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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'Dragon Heads', painted by Eddie Mabo, c1951

'Dragon Heads', painted by Eddie Mabo, c1951

Bonita Mabo collection
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Watercolour paintings
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Eddie K. Mabo
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1951
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Pair of ladies black patent[?] leather shoes with black and red beading on the front and straps

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Shoes
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1910
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Stone hatchet head with a bifacially ground edge, and ground sides

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Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Hatchets
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South West Queensland, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1985
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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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John M. Munkara
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U.S.A. Battleship Kansas

U.S.A. Battleship Kansas

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Painting on paper by Neville Poulson Japangardi, Yuendumu NT - from the story 'Why the kangaroo hops' in the book 'Djugurba. Tales from the Spirit Time' (1974), p. 64

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Paintings
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Kormilda College, Berrimah, Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
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Neville P. Japangardi
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1974
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Methodist Church St Marys

Methodist Church St Marys

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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St Marys, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Kodak Ltd
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Document relating to the pardon of convict Thomas Jacques of Van Diemen's Land

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I Dowdle collection
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Thomas Jaques
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1865
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Two razor blades in a leather case

Two razor blades in a leather case

Christine Marshall Cox collection
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Razor blades
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Rugby league trading card of Kevin McGuiness of the Western Suburbs Magpies

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Intrepid International collection
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Collecting cards
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North Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Intrepid Trading Cards International
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1996
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Department of the Parliamentary Library Information Storage and Retrieval System A guide through the Mabo maze

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Terry Fox collection
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Government records
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Murray (Mer) Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Eddie K. Mabo
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1993
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Interior lunchroom, Monument

Interior lunchroom, Monument

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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The Netherlands
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Flight of the Morning Star, work on paper in the style of a bark painting, Yirrkala, 1948

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American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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1948
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Postcard featuring a printed oval photograph of Balmain political candidate Billy Waugh

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Balmain, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Souvenir rectangle of bronze-coloured metal with a hole drilled in one corner and three Japanese characters stamped into one side

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Enid Treadgold collection
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Commemorative objects
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Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Royal Australian Navy
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1942
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Rabbit radio-tracking collar

Rabbit radio-tracking collar

Pest Animal Control Cooperative Research Centre collection
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Radio transmitters
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Gold embossed drawer liner, with an image of a barrell and a small shrub

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Furniture accessories
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Black and white photograph titled 'Junior Colour Party - Opening of  Parliament House by the Duke and Duchess of York 1927'

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Mollie Ballard collection
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Photographs
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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The Sun Feature Bureau
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1927
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Wooden spearthrower

Wooden spearthrower

Ernabella Arts collection no. 2
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Spearthrowers
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Two wheeled trolley constructed from a Vehicle Construction Kit

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Sir Roland Wilson collection no. 2
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Toys
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Sir Roland Wilson
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1956
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Child's drawing by Margaret Carroll

Child's drawing by Margaret Carroll

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Margaret Carroll
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Blackheath, railway station

Blackheath, railway station

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Blackheath, Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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1915
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Portrait photograph of Dolly Wright

Portrait photograph of Dolly Wright

Jon Lewis collection
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Portrait photographs
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Jon Lewis
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1986
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Walka design from Ernabella

Walka design from Ernabella

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 3
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Acrylic paintings
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Unknown
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1954
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Stereoscopic view card depicting a Red-Back or Jockey Spider, from a Lipton's tea packet series [Card 12 of 16]

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Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Stereo photographs
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Mr Myles J. Dunphy
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NSW Welcomes President Johnson

NSW Welcomes President Johnson

People's Paraphernalia collection no. 10
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Political badges
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New South Wales, Australia
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President Lyndon B. Johnson
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1966
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Picnic at Hanging Rock

Picnic at Hanging Rock

Patricia Lovell collection
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Cinema posters
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Hanging Rock, Victoria, Australia
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1975
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Twelve pint cast iron saucepan with tin plated lid

Twelve pint cast iron saucepan with tin plated lid

Bothwell Museum collection
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Saucepans
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England, United Kingdom
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Archibald Kenrick & Sons
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Large knife with a flat wide blade

Large knife with a flat wide blade

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Butterknives
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Pipe with a stem handcrafted from a Giant Petrel bone

Pipe with a stem handcrafted from a Giant Petrel bone

Dr Stefan Csordas collection
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Pipes
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Macquarie Island, Tasmania, Australia
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Dr Stefan Csordas
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1959
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Popular Scientific Recreations

Popular Scientific Recreations

Hilda Creager collection no. 2
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Books
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Mrs Jocelyn H. Brown
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Cleaned Out !

Cleaned Out !

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Coonamble P & A Association 'Best Hogskin Saddle'

Coonamble P & A Association 'Best Hogskin Saddle'

David Allen medals collection
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Medals
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1881
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Postcard featuring photograph of Sydney Town Hall

Postcard featuring photograph of Sydney Town Hall

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney Town Hall, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Fort Denison (1857) Sydney N.S.W.

Fort Denison (1857) Sydney N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Fort Denison, Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Weapon - Spearthrower

Weapon - Spearthrower

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Spearthrowers
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Balmoral, Sydney.

Balmoral, Sydney.

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