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Tube of pale yellow glass for glass eye sclera

Tube of pale yellow glass for glass eye sclera

Paul McClarin collection
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Dan, Chief of the Wiljakali

Dan, Chief of the Wiljakali

L Richard Smith breastplate collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Bringing in a brumby

Bringing in a brumby

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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A MacInnes
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Gold Digger's Hut, Victoria, Austr

Gold Digger's Hut, Victoria, Austr

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1900
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Shell money

Shell money

Papuan Official collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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Professor Wallace Edwin Armstrong
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1923
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Turtle and sea creatures

Turtle and sea creatures

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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Dolores Tipuamantumirri
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Glass plate negative - The vice-regal party at breakfast, central Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1923

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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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1923
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Convict love token from William Franklin, June 23, 1819

Convict love token from William Franklin, June 23, 1819

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Shoalhaven River and Bridge, Nowra, NSW

Shoalhaven River and Bridge, 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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'My Country' by Sheila Friday Jones, 2007

'My Country' by Sheila Friday Jones, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Sheila Friday Jones
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2007
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The wrong track

The wrong track

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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J Hutchings
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Robina Tipakili
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The pink cockatoo [Lophochroa Leadbeater]

The pink cockatoo [Lophochroa Leadbeater]

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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England, United Kingdom
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Poplar Avenue, Fitzroy Gardens, Melbourne, Vic

Poplar Avenue, Fitzroy Gardens, Melbourne, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Fitzroy Gardens, Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Logs being hauled by a motor vehicle used as a timber jinker

Logs being hauled by a motor vehicle used as a timber jinker

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcard showing a No 33 Angel Islington tram travelling along a street

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Islington, Greater London, England
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A Sheep Drover

A Sheep Drover

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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England
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Raphael Tuck & Sons
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Convict love token from Joseph Podmore and John Sheperd, 1769

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Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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The Larrikin

The Larrikin

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Affection's Keepsake.

Affection's Keepsake.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Books
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1837
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Dear me! I wasn't aware that Mr Sanders was addicted to drink...

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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The Widows

The Widows

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mary A. Kantilla
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Post office, Smithfield

Post office, Smithfield

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Smithfield, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Postmaster General's Department
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Two pieces of paper about Bathurst Island paintings

Two pieces of paper about Bathurst Island paintings

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Postcard featuring railway station, Sydney

Postcard featuring railway station, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sharp St, Cooma

Sharp St, Cooma

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Cooma, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Photograph album c1930s-1940s of the Great Barrier Reef, Tasmania and Mount Buffalo

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Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Photograph albums
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Tasmania, Australia
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1930
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Mosman Bay, Sydney Harbour, NSW

Mosman Bay, Sydney Harbour, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mosman Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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School report

School report

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Reports
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Painting depicting a stingray in X-Ray style taken from a hut

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Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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Unknown
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Ruins - Toomey's Cottage. North Sydney Tornado

Ruins - Toomey's Cottage. North Sydney Tornado

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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North Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1906
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Club

Club

Professor Henry and Luise Krips collection
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Clubs
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1993
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Convict love token from John, 1836

Convict love token from John, 1836

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Koala & kangaroo (2015) Carved emu egg by Peter Carlo

Koala & kangaroo (2015) Carved emu egg by Peter Carlo

Peter Carlo Collection
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Engraved emu eggs
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Peter Carlo
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Castle Hill, Townsville

Castle Hill, Townsville

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Townsville, Queensland, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Pink dance program  titled 'Government House'

Pink dance program titled 'Government House'

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dance programs
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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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Nollamara, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Leon Garlett
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Emperor of Germany in military uniform

Emperor of Germany in military uniform

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Typus orbis descriptione Ptolemaei

Typus orbis descriptione Ptolemaei

Typus Orbis Descriptione Ptolemaei Map collection
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Maps
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Alexandria, Egypt
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Ptolemy
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1540
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World Tournament in Perth - Australia v Singapore August 23rd 1967

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History of Netball - Margaret Pewtress collection
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Scoresheets
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Hatchet head

Hatchet head

Douglas Seaton collection
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Hatchets
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Russell River, Queensland, Australia
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Bark painting depicting an echidna by Yirawala, Croker Island, 1965

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J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Croker Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Yirawala
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1965
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Dari headdress

Dari headdress

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Headdresses
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Carolus Isua OAM
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Shield with pokerwork bird, kangaroo, emu and bush on anterior, stylistically attributed to La Perouse, Sydney

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Scott Rainbow collection
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Shields
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La Perouse, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Engine room and condensors at the Yelarbon Freezing Works, Queensland, 1926-1955

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Bert Wright collection
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Photographs
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Poster titled 'Telephone services link together the people of all nations'

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Australia Post Historical collection
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Advertising posters
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Postmaster General's Department
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1959
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Convict love token from June 6th 1836

Convict love token from June 6th 1836

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Two 'Clark's Claw' surgical tools in a box

Two 'Clark's Claw' surgical tools in a box

Graeme Clark, University of Melbourne - Cochlear Limited collection
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Surgical instruments
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Six documents, and a lace sample

Six documents, and a lace sample

Ben Chifley collection no. 3
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1/2 Mile Australasia Championship 1926 - 2nd place medal

1/2 Mile Australasia Championship 1926 - 2nd place medal

Ken Ross collection
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Sports medals
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Mr Ken Ross
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1926
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Blast funace Dept [Turbo-Blower]

Blast funace Dept [Turbo-Blower]

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Mulga wood shield by Andy Tjilari, 1975

Mulga wood shield by Andy Tjilari, 1975

Diana James collection
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Shields
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Fregon, South Australia, Australia
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Mr Andy Tjilari
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1975
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Coogee N.S.W

Coogee N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Coogee, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Gold medal show award from the Royal Agricultural Society of NSW Royal Spring Fair 1927

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Colledge Family collection
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Medals
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Miss Emilie Roach
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1927
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Pitt Street, Sydney

Pitt Street, Sydney

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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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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'Minyipuru Claypan' by Bugai Whyoulter, 2007

'Minyipuru Claypan' by Bugai Whyoulter, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Paintings
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Kilykily, Western Australia, Australia
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Bugai Whyoulter
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2007
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The Ministers of State of the Commonwealth request the pleasure of the company of...to meet the visiting South African Footballers, 1937

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Betty Hall collection
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Invitations
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Government of Australia
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1937
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Greetings Sincere for Christmas

Greetings Sincere for Christmas

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Christmas cards
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Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Undiscovered #9, from a series of ten prints by Michael Cook, 2010

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Michael Cook collection
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Man standing in front of a brick church

Man standing in front of a brick church

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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1907
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