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'Mother whale'  by Narritjin Maymuru, 1978

'Mother whale' by Narritjin Maymuru, 1978

Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies 18/01/1979 collection
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Bark paintings
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Drill Hall, Australian National University, Acton, Canberra, Austra...
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Narritjin Maymuru
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1978
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Discussion poster No.20 - Fuel and Power plans - October 18, 1948'

Discussion poster No.20 - Fuel and Power plans - October 18,...

George W Barber collection
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Posters
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Commonwealth Office of Education
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1948
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"Children's band" armlet made of cane bound in a circle with...

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Armbands
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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Braidwood

Braidwood

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Landing Place, Captain Cook, Kurnell, Botany Bay

Landing Place, Captain Cook, Kurnell, Botany Bay

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Kurnell, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Captain James Cook
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1908
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Different people do different jobs

Different people do different jobs

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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Angeline Poantumilui
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View in Dan and Robt. Gray's Limestone Quarry at Kingsdale

View in Dan and Robt. Gray's Limestone Quarry at Kingsdale

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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ABC Bank Dubbo

ABC Bank Dubbo

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Dubbo, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Pencil sketch depicting a waterfall

Pencil sketch depicting a waterfall

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Sketches
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Cylindrical basket

Cylindrical basket

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Baskets
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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The Scot's College. Bellevue Hill. Rose Bay. N.S.W

The Scot's College. Bellevue Hill. Rose Bay. N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bellevue, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1905
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The old people smoke the crab claw

The old people smoke the crab claw

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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Louis J. Tipungwuti
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Trophy presented to Peter Jackson 1889 'COLOURED CHAMPION BOXER of THE WORLD'

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Peter Jackson collection
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Pencil sketch of a stream with trees on bank and a tower in the distance, by R Cox

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Sketches
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1840
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Kogarah Public School

Kogarah Public School

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Kogarah, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Audley National Park, near Sydney

Audley National Park, near Sydney

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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The Cascade Kangaroobie, Orange, N.S.W

The Cascade Kangaroobie, Orange, N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Kangaroobie, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Ceramic bottle

Ceramic bottle

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Ceramic forms
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Glass plate negative - Wagon carrying 8-tonne load, Victoria River, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1922

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1922
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Sydney Harbour from Dawes Point

Sydney Harbour from Dawes Point

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1905
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Dent Two Day Marine Chronometer No 1604 with accessories in a wooden case

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Department of Defence collection
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London, England
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Dent & Co
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1850
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1907-8 Spring & Summer Greetings from Harry Jebb the Cash Draper, Inglewood, Vic

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Harry Jebb
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1907
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The Minstrel's Legacy, M Boscha to Madame Anna Bishop

The Minstrel's Legacy, M Boscha to Madame Anna Bishop

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Documents
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Postcard featuring a verse poem

Postcard featuring a verse poem

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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The Blue Mts: ... Wentworth Falls

The Blue Mts: ... Wentworth Falls

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1906
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Painting depicts two human figures with four kangaroos and a serpent

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mithili
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Hotel Bega

Hotel Bega

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bega, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Charles 0. Fox
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Entrance to Hyde Park, Sydney, NSW

Entrance to Hyde Park, Sydney, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Hyde Park, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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A terrier with ribbon collar, sitting on a cushion

A terrier with ribbon collar, sitting on a cushion

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Circus Waters Massacre by Dorcas Tinnimay Bennett, Judith Chambers and Delilah Shepherd, 2012

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Warakurna History Paintings collection no.2
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Paintings
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Dorcas T. Bennett
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2012
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Boondara

Boondara

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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Return to Australia Location Guide Questionnaire

Return to Australia Location Guide Questionnaire

Australian Army History Unit collection
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Administrative records
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East Timor
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Australian Army
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1999
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Nugget, Billee-ling-oo, Queen of Boulia, 1930

Nugget, Billee-ling-oo, Queen of Boulia, 1930

L Richard Smith breastplate collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Boulia, Queensland, Australia
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1930
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Hungarian Lilliputians Midget City

Hungarian Lilliputians Midget City

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Hungary
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Faithfull family group outside Big House at Springfield

Faithfull family group outside Big House at Springfield

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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1895
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Oval grey wax bas-relief portrait plaque of Captain James Cook

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Wax Matrix Portrait Plaque Captain Cook collection
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Plaques
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England, United Kingdom
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Captain James Cook
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1777
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Linocut titled Kaiwalagal, by David Bosun and Solomon Booth, 2001

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David Bosun and Solomon Booth collection
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Linocuts
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Mr David Bosun
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2001
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Australian cyclist Alex McBeath with his trainer Bullivant during the 6-day cycle race, New York, 1925

Australian cyclist Alex McBeath with his trainer Bullivant d...

Cycling in Australia - Ephemera collection no.1
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Photographs
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Armband

Armband

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Armbands
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Glimpse of City Skyline from the Botanical Gardens, Sydney, N.S.W

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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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Waterfall

Waterfall

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Christmas card with poem written by Frances Ridley Havergal

Christmas card with poem written by Frances Ridley Havergal

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Christmas cards
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Good wishes from the land of the golden fleece to the stars and stripes

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Agnes Oswald

Agnes Oswald

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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1867 Queen's Plate trophy won by (Sydney) Tim Whiffler

1867 Queen's Plate trophy won by (Sydney) Tim Whiffler

1867 Melbourne Cup and Queen's Plate collection
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Trophies
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr William Edwards
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Envelope addressed to W P Faithfull

Envelope addressed to W P Faithfull

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Envelopes
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William P. Faithfull
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Metal tray for Holden: The First Twenty Years 1948-1968

Metal tray for Holden: The First Twenty Years 1948-1968

Jack Heenan collection
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Trays
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GM Holden Ltd
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1948
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The Liverpool Plains, New South Wales, Australia

The Liverpool Plains, New South Wales, Australia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Liverpool Plains, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1946
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By palm fringed shores, Fiji

By palm fringed shores, Fiji

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Fiji
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Crowd standing on railway tracks in an industrial area

Crowd standing on railway tracks in an industrial area

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Letter from James Turner to

Letter from James Turner to "Dear Sister and Brother", dated...

Bernard Freedman collection no. 1
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Personal letters
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Geelong, Victoria, Australia
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James Turner
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1862
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Yellow ochre belonging to Paul House (Ngambri)

Yellow ochre belonging to Paul House (Ngambri)

Paul House collection no.2
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Ochre specimens
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Bark painting featuring the Australian coat of arms by Narritjin Maymuru, about 1963

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Irene Davidson collection
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Narritjin Maymuru
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1963
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Pin cushion in the shape of a shoe

Pin cushion in the shape of a shoe

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Pincushions
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Crutch

Crutch

Torrens Island Quarantine Station collection
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Crutches
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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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Enid Purutataameri
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Voucher for half-bottle of wine in honour of the Queen's Silver Jubilee

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Neil Jensen collection
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Vouchers
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Amblygonite

Amblygonite

AG Smith collection
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Mineral samples
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Mr Albert G. Smith
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Dusolina Giannini - Desdemona

Dusolina Giannini - Desdemona

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Street with shops, cars, and a chemist shop

Street with shops, cars, and a chemist shop

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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