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Child's drawing by unknown artist

Child's drawing by unknown artist

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Sydney Marine Underwriters Report/Journal

Sydney Marine Underwriters Report/Journal

EJ Tomaszewski collection
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Titlepages
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Sydney Marine Underwriters and Salvage Association Limited
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1962
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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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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Brian Cargill
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School report

School report

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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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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Wesley Williams
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Newsclipping titled 'Anti-Conscription Rally'

Newsclipping titled 'Anti-Conscription Rally'

Robert Scates collection
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Newspaper clippings
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Warrnambool, Victoria, Australia
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The Standard
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1972
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Aboriginal breastplate for Paddy, King of Boobarrego

Aboriginal breastplate for Paddy, King of Boobarrego

Edmund Milne collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Orara River, New South Wales, Australia
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Not provided
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1931
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The Commercial Banking Co. Sydney, Wollongong  N.S.W

The Commercial Banking Co. Sydney, Wollongong N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Statue standing in a lake, in the Botanical Gardens, Sydney

Statue standing in a lake, in the Botanical Gardens, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Royal Botanic Gardens, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Slipcast terracotta mug with mukata (beanie) design, made by Peter Ward using Ernabella artists designs, for Ernabella at Bondi Pavilion event, 2004

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Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 7
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Mugs
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Peter Ward
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2004
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GMH General Motors-Holden's 25 Year Club 1977

GMH General Motors-Holden's 25 Year Club 1977

Jack Heenan collection
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Booklets
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GM Holden Ltd
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1977
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Two sheep facing each other in front of a post and rail fence

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Springfield Merino Stud collection
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VWBBA A Grade Runners- Up 1959 won by Melbourne Blue

VWBBA A Grade Runners- Up 1959 won by Melbourne Blue

History of Netball - Margaret Pewtress collection
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Certificates
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Watson's Bay, NSW

Watson's Bay, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Watsons Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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Adjustable metal boot support for the right shoe

Adjustable metal boot support for the right shoe

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Boot trees
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View in Maitland St Area After the Fire, Jan 21, 1912

View in Maitland St Area After the Fire, Jan 21, 1912

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Narrabri, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1912
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The Athenaeum

The Athenaeum

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Journals
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Commemorative bronze topographic model of the Snowy Mountains Hydro Electric Scheme, presented to Ben Chifley at the scheme's inauguration

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Snowy Scheme Model collection
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Snowy Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Joseph B. Chifley
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1949
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Sculpture - Mimi spirit figure

Sculpture - Mimi spirit figure

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Wood carvings
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The enemy

The enemy

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr James A. Turner
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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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Kuta, Bali, Indonesia
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2002
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Program for 'The Mikado', St Michael's Parish Hall, Golders Green, 26-29 November 1919

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Herbert Browne collection
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'Ganguri or Manmunga', Painted hollow log, native plant species

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Mulkun Wirrpanda collection
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Coffins
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mulkun Wirrpanda
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2014
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View of 'Coal Hill' in the Imperial City Peking, Feb 1915

View of 'Coal Hill' in the Imperial City Peking, Feb 1915

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1913
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Manly, Ocean Beach

Manly, Ocean Beach

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Manly Beach, Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Glass plate negative - Members of vice-regal party standing around three Dort cars, central Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1923

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glass plate negatives
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Central Australia, Australia
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Unknown
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1923
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Ceduna, South Australia, Australia
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Gae Mastrosavas
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School report

School report

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Mrs Ann Deane's will, July 1845

Mrs Ann Deane's will, July 1845

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Legal documents
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1845
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Newsletter titled 'Bicentennial News - Newsletter of Coffs Harbour'

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Thompson Family collection
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Newsletters
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Coffs Harbour, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Patricia A. Degens
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Handwritten note found with sampler in folder

Handwritten note found with sampler in folder

Embroiderers' Guilds of Australia collection
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Documents
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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Central Australia, Australia
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Firedrill base

Firedrill base

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Firesticks
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Port George IV, Western Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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Election leaflet for Al Grassby

Election leaflet for Al Grassby

Al Grassby collection
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Leaflets
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Griffith, New South Wales, Australia
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Hon Al J. Grassby
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1968
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Cartoon depicting a man standing in a doctor's office with his shirt off

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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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1970
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Aotus villosa

Aotus villosa

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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1876
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Mechanics Institute St Marys

Mechanics Institute St Marys

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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St Marys, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Kodak Ltd
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Double Bay, Sydney

Double Bay, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Double Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1906
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Plaster cast domestic dog paw print, made for the Morling Royal Commission into Chamberlain Convictions

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Professor Robert Morrison collection
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Plaster casts
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Professor Robert G. Morrison
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1986
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Painting on card by Ralph Gumudul, Goulburn Island NT - from the story 'How the Kangaroo got His Tail' in the book 'Djugurba. Tales from the Spirit Time' (1974), p. 15

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Acrylic paintings
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Goulburn Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ralph Gumudul
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1974
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Prison warden, Campbell Street Prison, Hobart

Prison warden, Campbell Street Prison, Hobart

Sotheby's collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Campbell Street Gaol, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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1837
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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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P Myers
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A revision of the Australian Salicornieae

A revision of the Australian Salicornieae

Jean Galbraith collection
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Books
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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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Gurrnhayu
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Woman's straw hat with dark blue velvet band

Woman's straw hat with dark blue velvet band

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Hats
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Springfield Shearers, 1880.

Springfield Shearers, 1880.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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1880
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Family group

Family group

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Nice girl

Nice girl

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Environment an election issue

Environment an election issue

Political Humour Competition 1996 collection
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Cartoons
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Mr John Allison
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1996
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Parking permit sticker for the Parliament House Opening Ceremony 9 May 1988

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Chris Grady collection
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Stickers
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Government of Australia
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1988
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Black case

Black case

Sir Hubert Opperman collection no. 2
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Boxes
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Commemorative poster presented to Sir Ninian Stephens on the occasion of the handing back of Uluru to its traditional owners in 1985

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Sir Ninian Stephen collection
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Posters
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Uluru, Northern Territory, Australia
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Chips Mackinolty
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1985
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The bright spot for Australians between Home and the Trenches

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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France
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1918
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Bob Hawke

Bob Hawke

Fred Daly collection
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Political badges
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'Turky and Emu'  by Dick Roughsey, 1977

'Turky and Emu' by Dick Roughsey, 1977

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Acrylic paintings
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Dick Roughsey OBE
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1977
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Postcard depicting a PND banner

Postcard depicting a PND banner

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Wales
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Women For Life on Earth
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1982
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Iris Rice
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Extensometer in a wooden box with a measuring device and container

Extensometer in a wooden box with a measuring device and con...

Snowy Scheme - Snowy Mountains Engineering Corporation (SMEC) colle...
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Measuring instruments
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Snowy Mountains Engineering Corporation
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Australia Day, Mt Gambier 1918

Australia Day, Mt Gambier 1918

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Commemorative 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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Japanned tripod

Japanned tripod

Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Tripods
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New York, United States of America
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Eastman Kodak Company
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