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Glass plate negative - Expedition camp, central Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1923

Glass plate negative - Expedition camp, central Australia, p...

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1923
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Ceramic bust of John Batman

Ceramic bust of John Batman

John Batman and John Pascoe Fawkner Pottery Bust collection
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Busts
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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John Batman
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1934
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Small paper book titled

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Thompson Family collection
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Thea S. Hughes
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Pigmented plaited fibre armband

Pigmented plaited fibre armband

A Morrison collection no. 1
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Letter

Letter

Betty Hall collection
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr H L. Napthali
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1944
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Message stick

Message stick

A Morrison collection no. 1
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Melville Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1969
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Plate No. 6 in Carter's Floral Illustrations

Plate No. 6 in Carter's Floral Illustrations

Springfield - Faithfull Family 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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Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Leo Tjifisha
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Postcard featuring corner of John Cooper & Sons Horse Shoe Factory, Melbourne

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Bendigo, Victoria, Australia
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John Cooper & Sons
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1914
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Press pass Parliamentary Press Gallery, 1973

Press pass Parliamentary Press Gallery, 1973

Graeme Thomson collection
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Passes
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Parliament of Australia
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1973
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Weapon - Club - wooden

Weapon - Club - wooden

Edmund Milne collection
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Clubs
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Stanley Gallacher
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Ground yellow ochre from Mindilu or Three Ways on Melville Island

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Tiwi Arts Network collection
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Ochre
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Melville Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Cartoon titled 'Combine, Australia!...'

Cartoon titled 'Combine, Australia!...'

Punch magazine collection
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Cartoons
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London, England
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1899
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Bark roofing slab 1

Bark roofing slab 1

David Crane and Alice Sutton collection no. 2
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Roofing materials
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Cootamundra, New South Wales, Australia
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Dirt road leading into a town and valley beyond

Dirt road leading into a town and valley beyond

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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An Australian Wild Flower

An Australian Wild Flower

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Charles H. Kerry
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C. Blythe from the 1901-02 English Cricket Team to Australia

C. Blythe from the 1901-02 English Cricket Team to Australia

Nanette Ward collection
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Commemorative badges
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Whitehead and Hoag
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Wooden spear, used in the 'Seven Sisters' performance at the 'Tracking Kultja' festival at the NMA in 2001

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Maruku Arts collection no. 2
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Spears
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Walter Pukutiwara
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2001
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Poppy Day fundraising badge

Poppy Day fundraising badge

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Commemorative badges
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Frankston, Victoria, Australia
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Hudson Swann
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Envelope addressed to W P Faithfull Springfield, Goulburn

Envelope addressed to W P Faithfull Springfield, Goulburn

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Envelopes
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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William P. Faithfull
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Miss Olive Morrell

Miss Olive Morrell

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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The Rotary Photographic Company Ltd
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Seal Bay, part of a pressed up ice ridge

Seal Bay, part of a pressed up ice ridge

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Antarctica
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Photographs - 34 black and white prints and 14 digital reproductions

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Peter Wherrett archive collection
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Bark painting representing a Prukupali pattern by Deaf Tommy in Snake Bay, Melville Island, 1965

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Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Snake Bay, Melville Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Deaf Tommy, Pukualamiri
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1965
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Yanyanyi Dreaming II

Yanyanyi Dreaming II

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

Letter

Betty Hall collection
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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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A Song of the English

A Song of the English

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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George Robertson and Company Pty Ltd
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Cathedral Rocks

Cathedral Rocks

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Invitation 'To welcome the Rt Hon H.V Evatt upon his return to Australia', 1942

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Betty Hall collection
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Invitations
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Dr Herbert V. Evatt
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1942
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The fig avenue, Botanical Gardens, Adelaide, SA

The fig avenue, Botanical Gardens, Adelaide, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Botanic Gardens, Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Piece of a turtle shell

Piece of a turtle shell

Herbert E Read collection
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Animal parts
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Technical drawing of a Percival Mew Gull E3H aircraft

Technical drawing of a Percival Mew Gull E3H aircraft

Dr Robert C Percival collection
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Technical drawings
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Mr Edgar W. Percival
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1934
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Red clay cutting, Colo I. Suva, Fiji

Red clay cutting, Colo I. Suva, Fiji

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Suva, Viti Levu, Fiji
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Mount Cook, Southern Alps, New Zealand

Mount Cook, Southern Alps, New Zealand

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney. Iron Cove Bridge

Sydney. Iron Cove Bridge

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Iron Cove, Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Photographic postcard of Sunlight Football club, 1914

Photographic postcard of Sunlight Football club, 1914

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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1914
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Silver box with gold crest

Silver box with gold crest

Vienna Mozart Boys Choir collection no. 1
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Presentation boxes
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Montreal, Canada
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Olav Schappacher
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1937
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Glass plate negative - Ploughing with camels, Fowlers Bay station north of the Great Australian Bight, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1920
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Pencil sketch depicting Little Bo Peep

Pencil sketch depicting Little Bo Peep

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Sketches
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Bowl with burnt engraved designs

Bowl with burnt engraved designs

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Bowls
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Walter Pukutiwara
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Boomerang

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Stan Mitchell collection
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Spreading leaf of fermentation for Nectar Tea Co.

Spreading leaf of fermentation for Nectar Tea Co.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Invitation 'To meet Rear-Admiral Nakamura, OBE, and Officers of HJJM's Training Squadron', 1935

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Betty Hall collection
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr H L. Napthali
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1935
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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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' Kampurrarrpa', painted by Turkey Tolson Tjupurrula, 1975

' Kampurrarrpa', painted by Turkey Tolson Tjupurrula, 1975

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Paintings
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Turkey Tolson Tjupurrula
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1975
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The Gorge near Morialta Falls, S.A.

The Gorge near Morialta Falls, S.A.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Morialta Falls, Morialta Conservation Park, Mount Lofty Ranges, Sou...
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Silkscreen print of three ceramic jar forms, by Nyukana Baker, Malpiya Davey, Alison Carroll, 2004

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Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 7
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Screenprints
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Nyukana (Daisy) Baker
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2004
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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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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Marie S. Tipuamantumirri
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Courtroom sketch made at the1982 trial of Michael and Lindy Chamberlain by artist Veronica O'Leary

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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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Hope Faithfull on the arm of Jim Webb

Hope Faithfull on the arm of Jim Webb

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Patricia Heath collection
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The Flood Tide Series -

The Flood Tide Series - "The Ragging.", Scene II, Act II.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1904
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Bronze kangaroo figure studded with red stones

Bronze kangaroo figure studded with red stones

Terence Lane collection
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Animal figures
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1975
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Club

Club

Mervyn Meggitt collection
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Clubs
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Bark etching made by Jida Gulpilil, 2015

Bark etching made by Jida Gulpilil, 2015

Jida Gulpilil collection
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Bark paintings
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Lake Boort, Boort, Victoria, Australia
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Jida Gulpilil
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2015
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Crown' Hotel Gardens, Lyndhurst, Mew Forest

Crown' Hotel Gardens, Lyndhurst, Mew Forest

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Club - man's fighting stick

Club - man's fighting stick

Gladys Henry collection
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Clubs
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Euramo, Tully, QLD, Australia
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Not provided
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1970
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Stan Mitchell collection
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Lower Darling River Region, New South Wales, Australia
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