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Punyurrpungkunya', painted by Shorty Lungkarta Tjungurrayi, 1977

Punyurrpungkunya', painted by Shorty Lungkarta Tjungurrayi, ...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Shorty Lungkarta Tjungurrayi
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1977
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Maud Cumming, by Perry of Melbourne

Maud Cumming, by Perry of Melbourne

Jane Webster collection
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Cartes-de-visite
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Perry of Melbourne
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1869
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Two page letter from John Close to Alice Close, 1911

Two page letter from John Close to Alice Close, 1911

John Collinson Close collection
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Antarctica
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Mr John Henry Collinson Close
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1911
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Birchgrove oval, Balmain

Birchgrove oval, Balmain

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Balmain, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1921
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Tree Warden AFL, 1946

Tree Warden AFL, 1946

Reverend John Grosse collection
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Badges
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Reverend John Grosse
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The Bay, Greystones Co. Wicklow

The Bay, Greystones Co. Wicklow

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Pleasant trip much love from mummy and Georgie

Pleasant trip much love from mummy and Georgie

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Telegrams
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Kids Need Smiles Not Missiles

Kids Need Smiles Not Missiles

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Political badges
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Australia
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People for Nuclear Disarmament
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1981
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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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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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Shellwork Sydney Harbour Bridge, La Perouse, Sydney

Shellwork Sydney Harbour Bridge, La Perouse, Sydney

Esme Timbery collection
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La Perouse, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Esme Timbery
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2006
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Sketch of an Asian woman, a Caucasian woman and an African woman in profile

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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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National Park, NSW

National Park, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Wentworth Hotel, South Coast, NSW

Wentworth Hotel, South Coast, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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South Coast, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Smiling Aboriginal boy with the embossed mark, 'Chas P. Scott, Adelaide'

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1916
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Florence and Lilain Faithfull in a studio setting

Florence and Lilain Faithfull in a studio setting

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Portrait photographs
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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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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Casino, New South Wales, Australia
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G McGrady
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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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Luke R. Apuatjimi
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Water

Water

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Glass plate negative - Rock engravings, Deception Creek, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, between 1905 and 1914

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glass plate negatives
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Deception Creek, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1900
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The Royal Agricultural Society Victoria,

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Colledge Family collection
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Certificates
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Miss Emilie Roach
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1952
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Campfire at night

Campfire at night

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Marie S. Tipuamantumirri
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The Common-Sense Cookery Book

The Common-Sense Cookery Book

Cookbook Collection
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Composing stick

Composing stick

Les Robertson collection
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Printing accessories
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Lesley A. Robertson
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1920
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Cricketer Nance Clements putting on batting pads

Cricketer Nance Clements putting on batting pads

Nance Pownall collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mrs Nancy M. Pownall
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1937
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Giants of the Game

Giants of the Game

Nanette Ward collection
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Books
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London, England
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Hon H R. Lyttelton
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1856
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Stan Mitchell collection
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Courtroom sketch of 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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Congregational Church Marrickville

Congregational Church Marrickville

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Marrickville, 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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Valentina Puautjimi
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Postcard featuring a coloured print of the Australian flag, with an inset photograph of mounted soldiers

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sample - Adhesive

Sample - Adhesive

Edmund Milne collection
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Photograph of cricketers E.R. Mayne and Frank O'Keeffe on board

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Nanette Ward collection
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London, England
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Edgar Richard Mayne
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1922
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Handwritten recipe for elderberry wine

Handwritten recipe for elderberry wine

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Manuscripts
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Morrom - woman's wrist ornament

Morrom - woman's wrist ornament

Tooloyn Koortakay collection
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Personal adornments
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East Gippsland, Victoria, Australia
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Vicki Couzens
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2002
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Piti, or wooden bowl

Piti, or wooden bowl

Maruku Arts collection no. 3
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Topsy Tjulyata
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2003
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Bridge, Terry's Creek, Epping

Bridge, Terry's Creek, Epping

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Cartoon of Treasurer Paul Keating as a bank teller

Cartoon of Treasurer Paul Keating as a bank teller

Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Mr Ward O'Neill
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1984
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Convict love token engraved with the name Jane Jones

Convict love token engraved with the name Jane Jones

Timothy Millett collection
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Envelope addressed to Marian Isabelle Wilcocks

Envelope addressed to Marian Isabelle Wilcocks

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Envelopes
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Djunkgawul

Djunkgawul

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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Mawalan
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1964
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Convict love token from H. Flood., 1844

Convict love token from H. Flood., 1844

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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St. Andrew's, Parramatta

St. Andrew's, Parramatta

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Parramatta, 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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Drawings
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Sofala, New South Wales, Australia
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Debbie Allen
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St George's River, Lorne

St George's River, Lorne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Saint George River, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Cronulla Beach, NSW

Cronulla Beach, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Cronulla Beach, Cronulla, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Australia Day, Hobart, July 30, 1915

Australia Day, Hobart, July 30, 1915

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1915
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Crocodile

Crocodile

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Unknown
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Lizard

Lizard

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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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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Gibson Pootchemunka
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Cartoon depicting a casting director in a TV studio

Cartoon depicting a casting director in a TV studio

Clarrie King collection
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Cartoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Clarrie King
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Harold Nayinggul
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Bullandelah [sic] and Alum Mountain from Raymond Terrace Rd

Bullandelah [sic] and Alum Mountain from Raymond Terrace Rd

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bulahdelah, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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18 King St., Sydney

18 King St., Sydney

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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Water Chute, Manly, N.S.W.

Water Chute, Manly, N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Unidentified

Unidentified

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Yalioura
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1948
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Pair of knee-length black leather riding boots

Pair of knee-length black leather riding boots

Colledge Family collection
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Riding boots
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Australia
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Miss Emilie Roach
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1914
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Gypsy Engine Warranty from deHavilland Aircraft Co. Ltd. made out to Percival Aircraft Co.

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Neil Jensen collection
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Glass plate negative - A widow, Yandruwandha people, Innamincka station, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1919

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1919
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