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Sincere greetings from Botany

Sincere greetings from Botany

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Botany, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Florence Ethel Faithfull (Bobbie) and female companion holding bamboo parasols during their holiday in Java.

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Convict love token from Thomas Alsop, 1833

Convict love token from Thomas Alsop, 1833

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Bark painting 'Six Mimi Spirits (four males and two females) walking' by Jimmy Namiridali Nonganyari, Croker Island, 1963

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Dr Karel Kupka collection
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Croker Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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January N. Namiridali
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1963
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Whetstone [stone implement]

Whetstone [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Glenthompson, Victoria, Australia
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I'm Trying So Hard to Forget You

I'm Trying So Hard to Forget You

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Two fish

Two fish

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Anchor Barbbur Wurrkidj
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1974
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Boomerangs
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Bushfire Appeal

Bushfire Appeal

Ben Chifley collection no. 3
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Receipts
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'Susu Shell III' by Ellarose Savage, 2009

'Susu Shell III' by Ellarose Savage, 2009

Ellarose Savage collection no.1
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Linocuts
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Darnley Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Ms Ellarose Savage
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2009
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Paxton's Flower Garden

Paxton's Flower Garden

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Books
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1882
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Bushranger medal - Faithfull family

Bushranger medal - Faithfull family

Robert Faithfull collection no. 1
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Medals
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Hardy Bros, Silversmiths and Jewellers
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Woodenbong, New South Wales, Australia
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Leonie Close
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New South Wales Lancers

New South Wales Lancers

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Germany
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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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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Francis Damien Mukwamkum
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QSL card for VK-2-10

QSL card for VK-2-10

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Painting on canvas

Painting on canvas

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Painting depicts four goannas

Painting depicts four goannas

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lardjanga
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The Chosen People, Theodora Wilson Wilson's Bible Stories inscribed to Reverend John Grosse's mother Evelyn Scholz, 1924

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Reverend John Grosse collection
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Religious books
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Armband

Armband

Charles Hart collection
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Thoughts of home

Thoughts of home

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Scriber

Scriber

George Henry Taylor collection
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Joinery tools
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Mr George H. Taylor
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The Three Tenors

The Three Tenors

Geoff Pryor collection no. 4
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Cartoons
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Mr Geoff Pryor
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1990
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Entrance to Queen Elizabeth Park, SA

Entrance to Queen Elizabeth Park, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mount Gambier, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Framed bark painting 'Woman sitting on rock' by Bobby Barrdjaray Nganjmirra, Gumardir River Outstation, 1970

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Peter Brokensha and Bobby Bardjarai Nganjimirra collection
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Bark paintings
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Gumardir River Outstation, Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory,...
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Bobby B. Nganjmirra
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1970
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Armband made from a strip of palm leaf with the ends sewn together

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Frederick D McCarthy collection
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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1962
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One sovereign coin, 1861

One sovereign coin, 1861

Noble Numismatics collection
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Sovereigns
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1861
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Bundle of 10 round metal identity tags imprinted with individual numbers

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Torrens Island Quarantine Station collection
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Identity tags
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MV Tampa life jacket

MV Tampa life jacket

Wallenius Wilhelmsen MV Tampa collection
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Life jackets
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Christmas Island, Australia
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Wilhelmsen Lines Shipowning.
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2001
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Tasmania

Tasmania

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Tasmania, Australia
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Art Series
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Oceanic Hotel. Coogee N.S.W

Oceanic Hotel. 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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Honey container

Honey container

Rae Page collection
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Brown and black slip cast earthenware vase made by Nungalka Stanley, 2003

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Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 7
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Ceramic forms
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Tjariya (. Stanley
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2003
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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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Neville Pootchemunka
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Illustration of flowers and a Christmas verse,

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Certificate awarded at the Wangaratta Agricultural and Industrial Society Annual Show, 1968 for first prize for a calico apron

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Wangaratta, Victoria, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1968
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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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Romanus Poantumillui
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Courtroom sketch 'Mr. Eccles. Mrs Eccles...' 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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'Bush Tucker' by Ngilpirr Spider Snell, 2007

'Bush Tucker' by Ngilpirr Spider Snell, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Fitzroy Crossing, Western Australia, Australia
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Ngilpirr S. Snell
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2007
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Kelp basket by Vicki West, 2003

Kelp basket by Vicki West, 2003

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Vicki West collection
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Baskets
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Tasmania, Australia
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Vicki West
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Postcard featuring Broken Hill

Postcard featuring Broken Hill

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia
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Wright's Coal Tar Soap, The (W)right Sort of Tar

Wright's Coal Tar Soap, The (W)right Sort of Tar

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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'1942-1943 E. J. Walsh M.L.A and Mrs Walsh send hearty Christmas and New Year Greetings, Brisbane December 1942'

'1942-1943 E. J. Walsh M.L.A and Mrs Walsh send hearty Chris...

Noble Numismatics collection
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Christmas cards
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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1942
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Sketches of Tommy's life - At the Base - No 1

Sketches of Tommy's life - At the Base - No 1

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Paris, France
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907 Church Parade

1907 Church Parade

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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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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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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Raphaelia Tipiloura
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The Dinner Music Quartet which entertains 2FC and 2BL listeners

The Dinner Music Quartet which entertains 2FC and 2BL listen...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Joe A. Djakala
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Sydney Harbour

Sydney Harbour

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Eileen T. Tipungwuti
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Anthistiria Ciliata

Anthistiria Ciliata

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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1873
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Message stick

Message stick

Stan Mitchell collection
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Message sticks
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1465.-Parsley Bay, Sydney

1465.-Parsley Bay, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Parsley Bay, Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Painting depicts a group of hunters, one spearing porcupine; one holding kangaroo leg; third holding dead bird

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Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Magani
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1966
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Mrs Cumming, by Johnstone O'Shannessy & Co of Melbourne

Mrs Cumming, by Johnstone O'Shannessy & Co of Melbourne

Jane Webster collection
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Cartes-de-visite
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Johnstone O'Shannessy & Co
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1869
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ACF - Australian Comforts Fund 1918

ACF - Australian Comforts Fund 1918

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Wartime badges
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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A W. Patrick
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1918
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Paul-Adam Puruaji
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Two photograph albums of sepia and black-and-white photographs

Two photograph albums of sepia and black-and-white photograp...

Parsons collection
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Photograph albums
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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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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Victor Punguatji
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Maris Pacifici quod vulgo Mar del Zur

Maris Pacifici quod vulgo Mar del Zur

Maris Pacifici Map collection
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Maps
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Antwerp, Belgium
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Abraham Ortelius
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1595
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