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Brachycome Graminea

Brachycome Graminea

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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1875
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Letter

Letter

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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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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Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Paulette Parry
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Painting depicts humped rocks, a snake and three human figures

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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 Marika
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1966
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Esdaile model railway bogie coach - not painted

Esdaile model railway bogie coach - not painted

Bruce Macdonald collection
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Toy railway carriages
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Concarneau - La Croix et le Phare

Concarneau - La Croix et le Phare

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Stockman's Hut

Stockman's Hut

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Bark painting depicting camping scene with trees, low hills, a stream and animals

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Professor WEH Stanner collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Port Keats (Wadeye), Northern Territory, Australia
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Muta
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1975
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Brown and black glazed terracotta mug made by Peter Ward, 2004, using a design created in 2000 by Nyukana (Daisy) Baker

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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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Nyukana (Daisy) Baker
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2000
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Houses overlooking a beach

Houses overlooking a beach

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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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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Mount Isa, Queensland, Australia
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Sammy Assan
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Photographic glass plate holder

Photographic glass plate holder

Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Photographic plate holders
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New York, United States of America
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Eastman Kodak Company
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1904
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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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Ceduna, South Australia, Australia
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Milton Dunnet
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Keith Goddard collection
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Spearheads
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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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Unknown
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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Pair of ladies black leather high heeled shoes

Pair of ladies black leather high heeled shoes

Lois Grosse collection
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Shoes
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Mrs Lois V. Grosse
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1965
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American Navy Fleet's visit to Sydney Harbour, July 1925

American Navy Fleet's visit to Sydney Harbour, July 1925

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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United States Navy
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1925
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Kangaroo with a very long tail

Kangaroo with a very long tail

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Namatjira and Welton holding painting of landscape

Namatjira and Welton holding painting of landscape

Ken Welton collection
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Photographic slides
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Albert Namatjira
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1956
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Botanical Gardens

Botanical Gardens

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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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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Child's history text book

Child's history text book

Reverend John Grosse collection
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Textbooks
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Reverend John Grosse
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Rexona

Rexona

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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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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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Esther Wolmby
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Postcard featuring a coloured printed drawing of an Austrian soldier on horseback pulling a cart

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Yuendumu, Northern Territory, Australia
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Andrea
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Fabric and wax  flowers

Fabric and wax flowers

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Artificial flowers
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Floral pattern with red dots

Floral pattern with red dots

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Birdsville Track, Aboriginal passenger beside the Seven Mile Bore, Clifton Hills Station

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Noelle Sandwith collection no. 2
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Negatives
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Birdsville Track, South Australia, Australia
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Ms Noelle O. Sandwith
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1953
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Bark painting depicting a red snake coiled over a large white male kangaroo

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Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies 24/02/1978 collection
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Bark paintings
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Wally Mandarrk
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Eight Totems of Mer T-shirt

Eight Totems of Mer T-shirt

1992 Torres Strait Islands Cultural Festival collection
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T-shirts
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Murray Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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1992
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Black pattern on white

Black pattern on white

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Newcastle Beach, Newcastle, NSW

Newcastle Beach, Newcastle, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Newcastle Beach, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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School report

School report

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Reports
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Coonamble P & A Association 'Best Hogskin Saddle'

Coonamble P & A Association 'Best Hogskin Saddle'

David Allen medals collection
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Medals
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1881
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Columns with bands of colour

Columns with bands of colour

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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The King's School, Parramatta, NSW

The King's School, Parramatta, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Parramatta, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Our vote = our future

Our vote = our future

Terry Fox collection
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Political badges
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Ladies refurbished Roadmaster bicycle, which was ridden in Tasmania by Reima Mieztis

Ladies refurbished Roadmaster bicycle, which was ridden in T...

Reima Miezitis collection
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Bicycles
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Australia
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Mrs Reima Miezitis
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1946
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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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Cross of Lorraine insignia

Cross of Lorraine insignia

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Military badges
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Envelope addressed to Lucian Faithfull

Envelope addressed to Lucian Faithfull

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Envelopes
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Augustus L. Faithfull
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Message stick

Message stick

Enid Bowden collection
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Message sticks
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1987
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Blechnum Cartilagineum

Blechnum Cartilagineum

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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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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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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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Susan Ferguson
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Commemorative cup for 'Canberra Day 1965 Procession First Place Business and Commerce'

Commemorative cup for 'Canberra Day 1965 Procession First Pl...

J B Young Ltd collection
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Commemorative cups
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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1965
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Diary note on E R Mayne's sightseeing trip to Pretoria, South Africa, whilst on tour with the Australian Cricket Team in 1921

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Nanette Ward collection
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Edgar Richard Mayne
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Manhattan Hotel, 52 Macleay St, Potts Pt

Manhattan Hotel, 52 Macleay St, Potts Pt

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Potts Point, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Fishing No.1

Fishing No.1

The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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Prints
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London, England
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John H. Clark
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1813
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Australian bicentennial commemorative medal depicting the Sydney Harbour Bridge

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Coles-Myer collection
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Commemorative medals
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Victoria, Australia
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Coles-Myer Ltd
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1932
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Watering the cattle

Watering the cattle

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Mr Percy R. Campbell
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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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Nathaniel Kawangka
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Blue handled ochre painting brush for a Tunga made by Kenny Brown in 2013

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Kenny Brown collection
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Paintbrushes
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Mr Kenny Brown
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Print - A Frost / we are all the warmer for running on whilst they changed

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Prints
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London, England
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Thomas McLean
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1835
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Receipt to Miss Faithfull for

Receipt to Miss Faithfull for "One Mid-Leather Top Landau", ...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Receipts
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1889
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Nell  Basedow in a rickshaw, Colombo, Sri Lanka, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1931 or 1932

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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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View over a river, with a fence in the foreground

View over a river, with a fence in the foreground

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Cleaned out

Cleaned out

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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