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"FIRST PRIZE, GOULBURN, 1907, A., P., AND H SOCIETY

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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1907
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'Turtles, wind and rain', by Narritjin Maymuru, 1978

'Turtles, wind and rain', 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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Billy cans and bag

Billy cans and bag

Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Billy cans
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Myles J. Dunphy
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1925
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Men standing around small huts in the bush, with a railway line in the foreground

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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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Aboriginal breastplate for Bulgra, King of Arremutta 1920

Aboriginal breastplate for Bulgra, King of Arremutta 1920

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Arrawatta, New South Wales, Australia
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Bulgra
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1920
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Moulded wooden lid to cover a Hammond Multiplex typewriter

Moulded wooden lid to cover a Hammond Multiplex typewriter

National Library of Australia collection
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Lids
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New York, New York, United States of America
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Hammond Typewriter Company
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1913
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Fibre basket by Rosie Williams, 2008

Fibre basket by Rosie Williams, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Baskets
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Rosie Williams
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2008
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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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Postcard featuring a sepia photograph of a large gathering of soldiers, sailors and civilans

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Convict love token from James Kelly, 1818

Convict love token from James Kelly, 1818

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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View from the Domain, Sydney, NSW

View from the Domain, Sydney, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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The Domain, Sydney, 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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Cliff Everett
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Spear

Spear

Roy Barker collection no. 1
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Engraved boab nut 'Illicit Drinking and Violence' by Jack Wherra

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Jack Wherra collection no. 1
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Nut carvings
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Mowanjum, West Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Jack Wherra
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1963
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Glass plate negative - Man stalking  kangaroo, central Australia, 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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Going to Darwin

Going to Darwin

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lionel Tipungwuti
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Keith Goddard collection
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Spearheads
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Yacca walking-stick

Yacca walking-stick

C Warren Bonython collection
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Walking-sticks
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South Australia, Australia
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Charles W. Bonython
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1947
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Stereographic viewer

Stereographic viewer

Robert and Irene Goard collection
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George Rose
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A sketch from life in Katoomba Railway Station

A sketch from life in Katoomba Railway Station

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Katoomba, Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Norman A. Lindsay
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Keith Goddard collection
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Cerebos Table Salt is used in all parts of the world

Cerebos Table Salt is used in all parts of the world

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Manly from Fairlight

Manly from Fairlight

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Cardboard sign for red radish from market garden stall

Cardboard sign for red radish from market garden stall

Chai Vang and Por Ye collection
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Signs
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Aboriginal 'bora', arrival of the novices

Aboriginal 'bora', arrival of the novices

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Charles H. Kerry
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Congregational Church Marrickville

Congregational Church Marrickville

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Marrickville, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Painting of 'Robert' the bantam, with associated prize medals

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Cecil Thompson Poultry collection
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Oil paintings
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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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This is the Bali we all know and love

This is the Bali we all know and love

Bali Bombings 2002 Memorial - Parliament of Victoria collection
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Posters
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Kuta, Bali, Indonesia
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2002
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Fire drill base

Fire drill base

J Davidson collection no. 1
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Fire-making equipment
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QSL card for VK2HH

QSL card for VK2HH

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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1936
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Film negative - Expedition party on march, central Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1926

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Film negatives
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1926
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Painting depicts three figures dancing

Painting depicts three figures dancing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Gumardir River, Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Robin Ngainmira
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Enfield 2-Band .577 percussion cavalry carbine

Enfield 2-Band .577 percussion cavalry carbine

Bob Marshall collection no. 1
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Carbines
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1858
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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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Watercolour painting of a magpie sitting on a branch, which was given by the artist to William Scott for helping him

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Helen Cocks collection
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Watercolour paintings
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Tenterfield, New South Wales, Australia
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Neville W. Cayley Snr
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1898
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Legend of the Cocokotoo Woman

Legend of the Cocokotoo Woman

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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Marie L. Purutatamerri
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PS 'Enterprise' built in Echuca, Victoria, in 1878

PS 'Enterprise' built in Echuca, Victoria, in 1878

Graeme Rex and Jane Avril Niehus collection no. 1
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Paddle-steamers
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Beverley, Yorkshire, England
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Beverley Iron Coy Limited
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1877
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Cream, gold and blue dance program titled 'Agricultural Society's, Wednesday 12th Oct 1870, Ball'

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dance programs
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1870
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'Opossum tree story', by Narritjin Maymuru, 1967

'Opossum tree story', by Narritjin Maymuru, 1967

J Davidson collection no. 3
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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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1967
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Postcard featuring Melbourne Cup winner - Carbine

Postcard featuring Melbourne Cup winner - Carbine

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1890
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Boab nut incised with designs of animals

Boab nut incised with designs of animals

Edmund Milne collection
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Nut carvings
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Western Australia, Australia
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1931
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Letter and envelope from Joan Richmond - Baghdad

Letter and envelope from Joan Richmond - Baghdad

Joan Richmond collection
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Letters
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Baghdad, Iraq
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1931
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Pair of wicket keeper's leather gloves

Pair of wicket keeper's leather gloves

Swan Richards collection
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Cricket equipment
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Stokes McGown Pty Ltd
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1950
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Seven nurses and two girl guides holding boxes of Flanders poppies

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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May your New Year be a Happy one

May your New Year be a Happy one

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Weapon - Shield - parrying

Weapon - Shield - parrying

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Shields
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Murray River, , Australia
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Courtroom sketch 'Dr. Hector. Orams.' 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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Commercial Street, Mt Gambier, SA

Commercial Street, Mt Gambier, 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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Hymenophyllum Demissum

Hymenophyllum Demissum

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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Bark painting depicting two circles, one black with red and white outlines and one white with red lines

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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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Paddy Bush
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1965
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Courtroom sketch of Roberta Elston testifying during the Chamberlain trial by Veronica O'Leary, dated 8 October 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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Carn signed by Mabel Valentine to pledge that she will abstain from intoxicating drinks 1880

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Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Cards
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Mabel Valentine
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1880
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The Larrikin

The Larrikin

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Pearl Faithfull in a studio setting holding a large ruched bonnet  in her right hand.

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Portrait photographs
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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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Black Kangaroo paw.  Orange kangaroo paw

Black Kangaroo paw. Orange kangaroo paw

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Bon Marche Stores
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The Blue Mountains, Echo Point, Leura NSW

The Blue Mountains, Echo Point, Leura NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Echo Point, Katoomba, Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Raphael Tuck & Sons
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Lower grinding stone

Lower grinding stone

Tjanpi 'Flying Seven Sisters' collection
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Tjanpi Desert Weavers
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Bark painting depicting a kangaroo hunted by humans

Bark painting depicting a kangaroo hunted by humans

Maningrida Arts and Crafts 04/06/1974 collection
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Bark paintings
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Peter Maralwanga
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