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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Edmund Milne collection
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Boomerangs
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Barron River, Queensland, Australia
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Magpie

Magpie

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Neville W. Cayley Snr
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Card of congratulations to Edna Thompson on receiving a British Empire Medal, 1977

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Thompson Family collection
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Cards
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Edna M. Thompson
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1977
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Souvenir Wedgewood Jasperware plate - Prince & Princess of Wales

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Cecil Ballard Jnr collection
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Commemorative plates
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Prince Charles P.
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1983
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Cricket ball

Cricket ball

Nanette Ward collection
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Set of two glass eggcups

Set of two glass eggcups

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Eggcups
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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People watching carriages being carried through the streets by men with poles

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Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1913
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Convict love token from William Franklin, June 23, 1819

Convict love token from William Franklin, June 23, 1819

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Cartoon depicting Prime Minister Malcolm Fraser wearing pyjamas and carrying a very large crying baby

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Louis Zmak collection
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Cartoons
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Mr Clarrie King
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1976
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KING'S BRIDGE & TREVALLYN, LAUNCESTON, TAS.

KING'S BRIDGE & TREVALLYN, LAUNCESTON, TAS.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Germany
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Letter about a horse named Ajax

Letter about a horse named Ajax

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Manuscripts
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Souvenir beaker to celebrate the 40th Birthday of Princess Anne

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Cecil Ballard Jnr collection
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Commemorative mugs
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Princess Anne E.
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1950
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Row of three attached houses (Sydney?)

Row of three attached houses (Sydney?)

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1910
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Caroona, New South Wales, Australia
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Kathy Price
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School report

School report

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcard depicting Zeynard's Marvellous Midget Circus - Group of little people

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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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Postcard with photograph captioned 249, Harbour Bridge, 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 Harbour Bridge, Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Aus...
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Samuel Wood, Sydney
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Armband

Armband

Charles Hart collection
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Cows by a Pond

Cows by a Pond

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Convict love token from James Keen

Convict love token from James Keen

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Photograph of English cricketer Kumer Shri Ranjitsinghji in batting attire

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Nanette Ward collection
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Prince Kumar S. Ranjitsinhji
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1912
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The Bali ten & eleven

The Bali ten & eleven

Political Cartooning 2006 collection - Matt Golding
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Cartoons
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Mr Matt Golding
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2006
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Coloured cartoon titled 'Dr Jekyll and Mrs Hyde'

Coloured cartoon titled 'Dr Jekyll and Mrs Hyde'

Judy Horacek collection no. 2
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Ms Judy Horacek
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1991
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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, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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St Therese's School
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Three nurses standing, one patient sitting in a wheelchair and two patients sitting on beds

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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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Model war canoe

Model war canoe

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Models
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YMCA - With Our Boys Always Everywhere

YMCA - With Our Boys Always Everywhere

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Club badges
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Young Mens Christian Association
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1914
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Waratahs. For Auld Lang Syne

Waratahs. For Auld Lang Syne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Armband

Armband

Charles Hart collection
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Australian Test cricketer W.H. Ponsford

Australian Test cricketer W.H. Ponsford

Nanette Ward collection
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Commemorative badges
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Trachymene australis

Trachymene australis

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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Child's drawing - Bishop Gselle came to Nguiu by Richard Casey Fernando age 9yrs, Bathurst Island NT

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Wurrumiyanga (Nguiu), Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Terri...
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Richard C. Fernando
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UNIVERSITY OF SYDNEY PHYSICS BUILDING AND ST ANDREWS COLLEGE

UNIVERSITY OF SYDNEY PHYSICS BUILDING AND ST ANDREWS COLLEGE

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Harold Cazneaux
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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 Heads.

Sydney Heads.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Art Series
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Painting on masonite  by Gurangi, 1964 -  depicting six goannas.

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Dr Alex Van der Leeden collection
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Paintings
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Numbulwar, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Guragi
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1964
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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 drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Graham Badari
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Child's drawing ? The frog singing by Dorothy Nurra 13, Daly River NT

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dorothy Nurra
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Notebook containing finances, salaries, household expenditure etc.

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Thompson Family collection
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Convict love token from Thomas Harris, 1841

Convict love token from Thomas Harris, 1841

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Bottom grinding stone [stone implement]

Bottom grinding stone [stone implement]

Edmund Milne collection
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Lower grinding stones
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Toorale, New South Wales, Australia
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Harbour Bridge - and - Greetings from Sydney

Harbour Bridge - and - Greetings from Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney Harbour Bridge, Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Aus...
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Kodak
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Set of eight children's glasses

Set of eight children's glasses

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Glasses
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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1960
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Certificate

Certificate

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Certificates
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Booklet 'Our cricketers past & present - part V.

Booklet 'Our cricketers past & present - part V.

Australian Cricket Tour 1896 collection
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Booklets
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London, England
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A D Jones & Co
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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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Weipa, Queensland, Australia
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Michael Hall
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[Red Cross] Dieu Defend Le Droit - September 1917

[Red Cross] Dieu Defend Le Droit - September 1917

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Wartime badges
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North Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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A W. Patrick
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1917
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Red dots and orange squares on red

Red dots and orange squares on red

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Romeo and Juliet

Romeo and Juliet

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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'Bush Tucker' by Ngilpirr Spider Snell, 2007

'Bush Tucker' by Ngilpirr Spider Snell, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Paintings
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Fitzroy Crossing, Western Australia, Australia
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Ngilpirr S. Snell
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2007
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Sticker

Sticker

Union of Australian Women collection
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Stickers
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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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Commercial Banking Co. Ltd Sydney

Commercial Banking Co. Ltd Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Commercial Banking Company of Sydney Limited
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Bride and groom with attendants

Bride and groom with attendants

Margot Child collection
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Photographs
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Mrs Margot Child
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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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Port Lincoln, Eyre Peninsula, South Australia, Australia
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Timmy Betts
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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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Kevin Wikmunea
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View of Sorrento with hotel in the background

View of Sorrento with hotel in the background

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sorrento, Victoria, Australia
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1909
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Child's drawing by Fiona Aden, St Michael's School, Palm Island QLD

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Palm Island, Queensland, Australia
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Fiona Aden
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Canberra Oriental Hotel Kings Cross NSW

Canberra Oriental Hotel Kings Cross NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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The Rocks, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ramsay Photo Works Pty Ltd
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Lucas Heights nuclear target

Lucas Heights nuclear target

Movement Against Uranium Mining collection
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Political badges
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Movement Against Uranium Mining
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1983
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