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Wreck of the Ellerslie

Wreck of the Ellerslie

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Bellinger River, New South Wales, Australia
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1913
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A Tiwi story - the eagle and the hawk

A Tiwi story - the eagle and the hawk

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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Viola Kerinaiua
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Spear

Spear

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Spears
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Jamieson Range, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Jackson Mclean
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Ghost net Ab

Ghost net Ab

Erub Erwer Meta collection no.1
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Sculptures
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Darnley Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Nancy Naawi
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2014
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Stan Mitchell collection
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Boomerangs
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Stan Mitchell collection
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Spearthrowers
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Manytjimi Berries, a dot painting depicting three cross shapes

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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Acrylic paintings
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Turkey Tolson Tjupurrula
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1975
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Ruins - Toomey's Cottage. North Sydney Tornado

Ruins - Toomey's Cottage. North Sydney Tornado

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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North Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1906
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Cane cuirass

Cane cuirass

Papuan Official collection
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Torso armour
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea
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Mr S D Burrows
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1914
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Small sampler consisting of rectangle of cream open-weave fabric embroidered in black thread

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Textile samplers
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Mary Faithfull
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Pair of white, cotton crocheted gloves

Pair of white, cotton crocheted gloves

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Gloves
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel Ester McPhee
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1916
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Small aluminium egg cup

Small aluminium egg cup

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Eggcups
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Wooden handled gouge with metal shaft

Wooden handled gouge with metal shaft

Justice Else-Mitchell collection no. 1
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Gouges
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Christmas card with poem written by Frances Ridley Havergal

Christmas card with poem written by Frances Ridley Havergal

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Christmas cards
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Round, silver medallion

Round, silver medallion

Nanette Ward collection
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Medallions
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Edgar Richard Mayne
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1882
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The Preschool

The Preschool

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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Arnold Yunkaporta
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I went to bush and see a horse and I ride a horse

I went to bush and see a horse and I ride a horse

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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Cyril J. Kerinaiua
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Top grinding stone

Top grinding stone

Douglas Seaton collection
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Upper grinding stones
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Russell River, Queensland, Australia
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Postcard featuring a coloured print of the Allied flags, identified by their nation's names, around a shield featuring the Union Jack

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Pitt Street, Sydney

Pitt Street, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Halcyon 'Surfmaster Avoca' multiplier fishing reel

Halcyon 'Surfmaster Avoca' multiplier fishing reel

Gordon Winter collection
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Fishing reels
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Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
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Halcyon Products
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1940
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Women serving on a confectionery stall at a fete

Women serving on a confectionery stall at a fete

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Second World War Prisoner of War Banknote

Second World War Prisoner of War Banknote

David Westcott collection no. 6
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Banknotes
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1939
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Girl Shattered

Girl Shattered

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Paintings
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Lin Onus
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1989
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Bailliere's Nurses' Complete Medical Dictionary

Bailliere's Nurses' Complete Medical Dictionary

Thompson Family collection
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Dictionaries
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Edna M. Thompson
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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Stellaria flaccida

Stellaria flaccida

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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Amalgamated House & Ship Painters, Paperhangers & Decorators Employees Association (NSW)

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Andrew Reeves collection no. 5
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Membership certificates
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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W C Penfold and Co Pty Ltd
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1875
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Mulga wood shield by Andy Tjilari, 1975

Mulga wood shield by Andy Tjilari, 1975

Diana James collection
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Shields
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Fregon, South Australia, Australia
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Mr Andy Tjilari
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1975
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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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Notes
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Edgar Richard Mayne
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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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Kirton Point, South Australia, Australia
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Valerie Miller
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View from the Great Ocean Road, Big Hill, Vic

View from the Great Ocean Road, Big Hill, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Big Hill, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Statue of Captain Cook, Hyde Park, Sydney, N.S.W

Statue of Captain Cook, Hyde Park, Sydney, N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Hyde Park, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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Teacup and saucer that were reputedly owned by Captain James Cook, Royal Navy

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Frank Thompson collection
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Cups and saucers
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Captain James Cook
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Pandanus and lawyer cane coil basket

Pandanus and lawyer cane coil basket

Lockhart River Aboriginal Arts and Cultural Centre collection
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Baskets
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Lockhart River, Queensland, Australia
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Margaret Temple
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1960
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E D Johnson Marine Chronometer No 111, with accessories in a wooden case

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Department of Defence collection
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Chronometers
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London, England
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Edward Daniel Johnson
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Yellow child's bicycle from about 1950 owned by Marjorie Bragg

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Marjorie Bragg collection
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Bicycles
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Ferns, with a fence in the foreground.

Ferns, 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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65. Kyloe Boiler G, Nearing Lambie Street, Cooma, 1910

65. Kyloe Boiler G, Nearing Lambie Street, Cooma, 1910

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Cooma, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1910
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Marriage of Lilian and Hugh Anderson in front of the main entrance to the Big House at Springfield on their return from their honeymoon

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Saddling Paddock, Randwick

Saddling Paddock, Randwick

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Randwick Racecourse, Randwick, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Pultenaea gunnii

Pultenaea gunnii

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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Poster

Poster

Union of Australian Women collection
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Posters
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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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Five nurses in a male hospital ward

Five nurses in a male hospital ward

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1920
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Arch of Triumph, White Hills, Bendigo, Vic

Arch of Triumph, White Hills, Bendigo, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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White Hills, Bendigo, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Interior SS. Simon and Jude Church of England, Bowral, 1907

Interior SS. Simon and Jude Church of England, Bowral, 1907

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bowral, New South Wales, Australia
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Church of England
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1907
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The Boulevard & Clarence River, Grafton, NSW

The Boulevard & Clarence River, Grafton, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Clarence River, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Studio portrait photograph of Thomas Hinton standing beside a table.

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Thomas Hinton collection
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Albumen prints
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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John W. Beattie
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1900
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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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Mark Paltare
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'Dilminyin', bark painting, native plant species

'Dilminyin', bark painting, native plant species

Mulkun Wirrpanda collection
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Bark paintings
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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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Sir Charles Wentworth Dilke - Wenty in the flowerbed at the Scotts

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Diver Dance

Diver Dance

Y Pettinato collection
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Darringguwuy
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Sydney

Sydney

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Clear glass plate marked Advance Australia, to commemorate Australia's centenary in 1888

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Terence Lane collection
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Commemorative plates
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England
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1887
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Victoria versus Tasmania 1 Sept 1964

Victoria versus Tasmania 1 Sept 1964

History of Netball - Margaret Pewtress collection
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Scoresheets
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'Dhanguniya', bark painting, native plant species

'Dhanguniya', bark painting, native plant species

Mulkun Wirrpanda collection
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mulkun Wirrpanda
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2012
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Tree

Tree

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Pattison Shield presented to Victor Trumper 1898-1899

Pattison Shield presented to Victor Trumper 1898-1899

Victor Trumper collection
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Trophies
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England
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Elkington & Co
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1899
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All Souls C.E. & Rectory, Leichhardt

All Souls C.E. & Rectory, Leichhardt

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Leichhardt, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1909
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Wooden case for lantern slides

Wooden case for lantern slides

Christies Auction collection
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Cases
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