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Convict love token from Walter Jones, 1836

Convict love token from Walter Jones, 1836

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Section Grocery and Ironmonery Depts, Slack and Gander, Hornsby

Section Grocery and Ironmonery Depts, Slack and Gander, Horn...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Hornsby, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1906
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Robilt toy train tank wagon

Robilt toy train tank wagon

Bruce Macdonald collection
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Toy railway cars
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Bark painting 'Galawu - Stringy bark house', by George Milpurrurru, 1985

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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Bark paintings
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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George Milpurrurru
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1985
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Certificate for Edgar W Percival, Member of the Guild of Air Pilots and Air Navigators of the British Empire

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Dr Robert C Percival collection
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Certificates
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Mr Edgar W. Percival
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The children in the Wood.

The children in the Wood.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Childrens books
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London, England
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William Darton
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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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Karina
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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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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Debbie Marpoonbin
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Evening yarn

Evening yarn

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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J Hutchings
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The inked-in image: a survey of Australian comic art

The inked-in image: a survey of Australian comic art

Vane Lindesay collection no. 1
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Manuscripts
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Vane Lindesay
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1969
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Courtroom sketch of the Chamberlain trial by Veronica O'Leary, 1982.

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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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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Donna
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Stockman's Hut

Stockman's Hut

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Unused envelope with black printing, advertising FEDERAL SUPERPHOSPHATE

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Envelopes
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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May Gibbs - We are the Gumnut Corps..

May Gibbs - We are the Gumnut Corps..

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Cecilia M. Gibbs
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Convict love token from Alex D. Senior, 1839

Convict love token from Alex D. Senior, 1839

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Child's drawing by IC, Tabulam Primary School NSW

Child's drawing by IC, Tabulam Primary School NSW

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Tabulam, New South Wales, Australia
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Tabulam Primary School
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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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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Glorine Martin
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Embroidery sampler on coarse linen or hessian, featuring various cross stitched letters, numbers and traditional motifs, including a house and tree, peacocks and reindeer, 1827

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Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Textile samplers
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1827
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Quasimodo Colston

Quasimodo Colston

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Cartoons
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Geoff Pryor
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1997
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Department of Immigration card verifying Mr Capelluti's change of address in 1958

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Rosa Cappelluti collection
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Cards
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1958
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Nor' West Black

Nor' West Black

Patricia Heath collection
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Photographic postcards
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Kimberley, Western Australia, 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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Lorraine West Dantin
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H.A. Watson's Commercial Hotel, Delegate

H.A. Watson's Commercial Hotel, Delegate

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Delegate, New South Wales, Australia
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The Crown Studios
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1909
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Slip cast earthenware vase made by Rita Davey, 2003

Slip cast earthenware vase made by Rita Davey, 2003

Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 7
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Ceramic forms
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Rita Davey
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2003
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Falconer No 4916 chronometer

Falconer No 4916 chronometer

Bureau of Mineral Resources collection no. 1
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Chronometers
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Glass plate negative - Lipoma on right shoulder of a man called Raueruka, Hermannsburg, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

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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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1920
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Child's drawing - The light coming from behind the hill

Child's drawing - The light coming from behind the hill

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dominica Katjirr
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1910 sixpence and two 1910 twopenny bits

1910 sixpence and two 1910 twopenny bits

Terence Lane collection
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Brooches
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Looking towards Narabeen [sic], Collaroy, NSW

Looking towards Narabeen [sic], Collaroy, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Narrabeen, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Poster - 'Afrika Nite presents Anti-Apartheid Benefit Dance... T-Vibes...'

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Kerry Browning collection
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Event posters
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South Africa, Africa
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Postcard featuring the crossed flags of Britain and Australia, under the rising sun badge of the

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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'Darwirr', bark painting, native species

'Darwirr', bark painting, native species

Mulkun Wirrpanda collection
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mulkun Wirrpanda
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2014
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The Fernery Road to Mt Camberwarra, NSW

The Fernery Road to Mt Camberwarra, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Cambewarra Mountain, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Postcard featuring a coloured head portrait of a lady wearing a black hat and red feather plume

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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O Brock
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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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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Yirara College
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Gardiner Two Day Marine Chronometer No 5/3947 in wooden case

Gardiner Two Day Marine Chronometer No 5/3947 in wooden case

Department of Defence collection
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Chronometers
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London, England
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R Gardner
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1893
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Cricket ball

Cricket ball

Macks Southwell collection
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Counting Out -

Counting Out - "The Sydney Mail" On the Land Series

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Sassafras Gully, Victoria

Sassafras Gully, Victoria

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sassafras, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Spear

Spear

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Spears
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Jamieson Range, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Jackson Mclean
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Poster

Poster

Union of Australian Women collection
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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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Brad punch

Brad punch

George Henry Taylor collection
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Mr George H. Taylor
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Booklet titled 'Episodes - A Glimpse of Australia-Japan Relations 1859-1979'

Booklet titled 'Episodes - A Glimpse of Australia-Japan Rela...

Thompson Family collection
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Booklets
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Japan
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1859
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Poster

Poster

Union of Australian Women collection
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Posters
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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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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Jamestown, South Australia, Australia
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The Belalie Agricultural Society
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1946
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Badge titled 'Let the Palestinians return'

Badge titled 'Let the Palestinians return'

General Palestinian Delegation collection
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Political badges
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Palestine
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Palestine Liberation Organisation
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1982
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Violet Day 1919 fundraising badge

Violet Day 1919 fundraising badge

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Commemorative badges
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Cheer-Up Society
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1919
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Horse Show 1939, Won by Miss E. Roach

Horse Show 1939, Won by Miss E. Roach

Colledge Family collection
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Trophies
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Australia
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Miss Emilie Roach
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1939
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Christmas card from Effie Combes

Christmas card from Effie Combes

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Christmas cards
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School report

School report

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Reports
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The Story of St George-Budapest Sports Club

The Story of St George-Budapest Sports Club

St George Budapest Soccer Club collection
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Books
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'Life. Be in it' Come 'n try Gardening in Winter badge

'Life. Be in it' Come 'n try Gardening in Winter badge

Ivy Lovric collection
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Badges
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Mr Alex Stitt
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1988
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The Blind Man.

The Blind Man.

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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Spearhead

Spearhead

Horne-Bowie collection
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Spearheads
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Good Luck from Marrickville

Good Luck from Marrickville

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Marrickville, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Photographic glass plate positive depicting three men working in gully with prospector's cradle

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Richard Daintree collection
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Glass plate positives
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Queensland, Australia
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Richard Daintree
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1860
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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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Georgina Virgona
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Boomerang with red pigment

Boomerang with red pigment

Daisy Bates and Herbert Browne collection
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Boomerangs
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Ooldea, South Australia, Australia
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Daisy M. Bates CBE
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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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