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Aboriginal breastplate for Billy Hippie, King of Minnon

Aboriginal breastplate for Billy Hippie, King of Minnon

Edmund Milne collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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George Twemlow
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1877
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Audley National Park, Sydney N.S.W.

Audley National Park, Sydney N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Audley, Royal National Park, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Crystal Palace and Terraces. Festival of Empire

Crystal Palace and Terraces. Festival of Empire

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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The Crystal Palace, London, England
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1911
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Pincushion with pins

Pincushion with pins

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Pincushions
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Aboriginal breastplate for Tommy, King of Gongolgon

Aboriginal breastplate for Tommy, King of Gongolgon

Edmund Milne collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Gongolgon, New South Wales, Australia
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Not provided
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1931
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A Re-entry

A Re-entry

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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NSW Bookstall Co Ltd
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Ah lucky Jim how I envied him

Ah lucky Jim how I envied him

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Miss Lillian Holloway
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1906
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Herbert Keys collection
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Boomerangs
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Watt's River, Vic

Watt's River, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Watts River, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Charles H. Young
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Finely-detailed 1:60 scale model of HM Barque Endeavour, as she was rigged in 1768

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Donald Maclurcan collection no. 1
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Small scale models
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Neutral Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Donald C. Maclurcan
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1985
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A nurse standing between two male patients in bed, with another man sitting on the right side

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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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1923
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Postcard titled Circular Quay, Sydney, Looking West

Postcard titled Circular Quay, Sydney, Looking West

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Circular Quay, Sydney Cove, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Star Photo Co
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Tim Tayor
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Life. Be in it. Exercisements

Life. Be in it. Exercisements

Alex and Paddy Stitt collection
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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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Unknown
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Bottle

Bottle

Balarinji Art collection no.2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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House of Representatives' chamber, Federal Parliament House, Canberra

House of Representatives' chamber, Federal Parliament House,...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Glass plate negative - The tree at Fort Wills, Cooper Creek, South Australia, under which a relief party buried a cache containing provisions for members of the ill-fated Burke and Wills expedition in 1861, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1919

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Cooper Creek, South Australia, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1919
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Man surrounded by ferns.

Man surrounded by ferns.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Little Slam

Little Slam

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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NSW Bookstall Co Ltd
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Earth tone arches

Earth tone arches

Balarinji Art collection no.2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Wooden contact printing frame

Wooden contact printing frame

Turner Family collection
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Contact printing frames
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Yurlunggur Serpent Swallows the Wagilag Sisters at Mirarrmina.

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Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mawalan
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Cambridge universal bridge S/N L251809

Cambridge universal bridge S/N L251809

Australian Survey Office collection no. 1
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Geophysical survey equipment
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Kelp water carrier by Verna Nichols

Kelp water carrier by Verna Nichols

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Verna Nichols collection
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Containers
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Tasmania, Australia
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Verna Nichols
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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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Yuendumu, Northern Territory, Australia
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Philip
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Wooden paddle - Yirrkala, 1948

Wooden paddle - Yirrkala, 1948

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Paddles
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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DTMCIW magnetometer S/N 18

DTMCIW magnetometer S/N 18

Bureau of Mineral Resources collection no. 1
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Geophysical survey equipment
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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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Mount Isa, Queensland, Australia
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Steven Turner
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Teleprinter printout related to the dismissal of the Whitlam government 'It is understood that both the deputy opposition leader, Mr Phillip Lynch...'

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Pat Rawlings collection
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Telegrams
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Australian Associated Press
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1975
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Australasian Federal Convention souvenir poster 1898

Australasian Federal Convention souvenir poster 1898

Federal Convention Print 1898 collection
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Posters
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Government of Victoria
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1898
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Cricket Memories

Cricket Memories

Nanette Ward collection
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Books
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London, England
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Methuen and Co Ltd
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1933
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Royal Australian Navy Flag Officers sword belt

Royal Australian Navy Flag Officers sword belt

Department of Defence collection
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Sword belts
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London, England
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Holson & Sons, London
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Hand coloured lithograph of Carbine by Frederick Woodhouse junior from 1893

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Carbine Lithograph collection
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Lithographs
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Mr Frederick Woodhouse Jr
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1893
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Boondara, horses hitched to a wagon loaded with wool bales

Boondara, horses hitched to a wagon loaded with wool bales

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Boondara, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1918
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Pair of slippers made from wood, leather, cloth and gold thread, Castellorizian formal attire worn by Rose Pappas

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George Pappas collection no. 1
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Slippers
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Megisti, Greece
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Rose Pappas
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1922
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Twin Rock Pool, Austinmner, NSW

Twin Rock Pool, Austinmner, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Austinmer, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Incised wooden narrow shield

Incised wooden narrow shield

South Eastern Australian Shields and Club collection
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Shields
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Postcard featuring a sepia photographic print of a semi-rural landscape with farmhouse and rows of barracks

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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1914
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Image of a woman and a dove

Image of a woman and a dove

Union of Australian Women collection
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Badges
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Audrey McDonald
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1950
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Government House, Sydney, NSW

Government House, Sydney, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Government House, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Mort's Dock, Balmain

Mort's Dock, Balmain

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Balmain, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Kangaroos hopping

Kangaroos hopping

Balarinji Art collection no.2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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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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Piti or wooden container with pokerwork of the Kungkarangkaipa Tjukurpa or 'Seven Sisters' Dre

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Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 2
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Containers
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Northern South Australia, South Australia, Australia
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Nyupaya Kaika
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1998
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Baking moulds for gem scones

Baking moulds for gem scones

Thompson Family collection
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Gem irons
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Menu for a luncheon on the 22nd August 1945 at Parliament House, Canberra

Menu for a luncheon on the 22nd August 1945 at Parliament Ho...

Betty Hall collection
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Menus
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr H L. Napthali
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1945
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Australian animals on blue

Australian animals on blue

Balarinji Art collection no.2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Five flowers

Five flowers

Balarinji Art collection no.2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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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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Mount Isa, Queensland, Australia
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Robyn Butterworth
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Green wineglass

Green wineglass

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Wine glasses
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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North Head Quarantine Station
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Letter written by A.H. Glissan at Rocklands on March 30th 1899 accompanying the Oscar sketchbook

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MacKenzie collection no. 2
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Letters
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1899
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The Bridge, Macksville, NSW

The Bridge, Macksville, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Macksville, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Educational Collections of Australia Plants, 1873

Educational Collections of Australia Plants, 1873

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
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Folders
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
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1873
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Tillaea intricata

Tillaea intricata

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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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Gatiway
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Tooth's ferrous metal bottle opener

Tooth's ferrous metal bottle opener

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Bottle openers
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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1950
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Thomas, Pat and Mable in front of a house - 40 Elimatta St in Reid

Thomas, Pat and Mable in front of a house - 40 Elimatta St i...

Thompson Family collection
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Photographs
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Reid, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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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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Mount Isa, Queensland, Australia
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Brian Doolan
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An Australian Cricketer on Tour

An Australian Cricketer on Tour

Nanette Ward collection
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Books
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England, United Kingdom
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Frank J. Laver
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1905
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