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Stanley no.113 compass plane

Stanley no.113 compass plane

George Henry Taylor collection
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Compass planes
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Stanley Rule and Level Co
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Nabarlek

Nabarlek

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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Nabarlek
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1948
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Ceramic bust of John Batman

Ceramic bust of John Batman

John Batman and John Pascoe Fawkner Pottery Bust collection
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Busts
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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John Batman
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1934
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Child's drawing - Mutton bird

Child's drawing - Mutton bird

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Tasmania, Australia
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Ricky Smith
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First prize card awarded at the Yass Spring Show, 1906

First prize card awarded at the Yass Spring Show, 1906

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1906
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Australian Natives - What, Ho! She bumps

Australian Natives - What, Ho! She bumps

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Norman A. Lindsay
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Sugar cane cutting knife

Sugar cane cutting knife

Carmelo Mirabelli collection no. 1
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Knives
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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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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Yarray
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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Cartoon of New South Wales Labor Premier Barrie Unsworth characterised as a robot

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Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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New South Wales, Australia
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Ward O'Neil
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1986
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The Printing Machine

The Printing Machine

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Journals
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Propellor-shaped brass clip

Propellor-shaped brass clip

Parsons collection
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Dress clips
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Innocence

Innocence

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Unused postcard depicting the Zimbabwe Elliptical Ruins

Unused postcard depicting the Zimbabwe Elliptical Ruins

Thompson Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Zimbabwe
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Green canvas water bag with a zip top associated with Milo Dunphy

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Milo Dunphy collection no. 2
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Water bags
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Postcard featuring photograph of beach scene with crowds

Postcard featuring photograph of beach scene with crowds

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Burwood, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Beanie

Beanie

Milo Dunphy collection no. 2
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Wooden container

Wooden container

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Containers
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The Moon, Jumauria

The Moon, Jumauria

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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Kulpidja
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1948
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DTMCIW magnetometer S/N 18

DTMCIW magnetometer S/N 18

Bureau of Mineral Resources collection no. 1
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Geophysical survey equipment
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Photograph of a partially crumbling stone structure

Photograph of a partially crumbling stone structure

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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Blue Lake Mt Gambier SA No. 58

Blue Lake Mt Gambier SA No. 58

Joyce Knife collection
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Cigarette cards
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England
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WD & HO Wills
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1925
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An old Cannibal - Fiji

An old Cannibal - Fiji

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Fiji
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Campbell on the Gospels.

Campbell on the Gospels.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Religious books
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1814
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Star of Peace

Star of Peace

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Poster '...SATURDAY AUGUST 5 HIROSHIMA DAY 1989 ASSEMBLE 11 am BELMORE PARK CITY'

Poster '...SATURDAY AUGUST 5 HIROSHIMA DAY 1989 ASSEMBLE 11 ...

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Political posters
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Hiroshima, Japan
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People for Nuclear Disarmament
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1989
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The bullock team

The bullock team

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr Percy R. Campbell
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The English Game of Cricket

The English Game of Cricket

Nanette Ward collection
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Books
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London, England
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Charles Box
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1877
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Picturesque Atlas of Australasia.

Picturesque Atlas of Australasia.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Atlases
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1886
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Child's drawing - Animals

Child's drawing - Animals

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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Betty Puautjimi
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The Ostriches

The Ostriches

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Richmond, Hawkesbury, New South Wales, Australia
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Postcard titled 'I'm still at the same old game' by May Gibbs

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Cecilia M. Gibbs
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Baking moulds for gem scones

Baking moulds for gem scones

Thompson Family collection
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Gem irons
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Set of three table knives

Set of three table knives

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Table knives
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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Photographic portrait of a man and woman

Photographic portrait of a man and woman

Gallaway-Gore collection
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Portrait photographs
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Souvenir of Kuranda

Souvenir of Kuranda

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Kuranda, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Cartoon of federal Labor politician Al Grassby

Cartoon of federal Labor politician Al Grassby

Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Mr Ward O'Neill
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The gun debate

The gun debate

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Cartoons
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Victoria, Australia
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Mr Ron Tandberg
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1996
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Sketches of Tommy's life - At the Base - No 2

Sketches of Tommy's life - At the Base - No 2

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Paris, France
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Packing Note from Hants & Sussex Aviation Ltd.

Packing Note from Hants & Sussex Aviation Ltd.

Neil Jensen collection
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Notes
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The Seven Sisters

The Seven Sisters

Songlines - Tjayanka Woods collection
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Acrylic paintings
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Papulankutja, Western Australia, Australia
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Mrs Tjayanka E. Woods
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Masonic Life Governor jewel

Masonic Life Governor jewel

Ronald L Gale Masonic collection no. 1
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Regalia
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Leslie H. Gale
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Searchlight Practice, U.S.A. Fleet

Searchlight Practice, U.S.A. Fleet

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Man standing in front of a brick church

Man standing in front of a brick church

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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Gold medal show award from the Royal Agricultural Society of NSW Royal Spring Fair 1927

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Colledge Family collection
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Medals
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Miss Emilie Roach
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1927
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Pair of surgical forceps

Pair of surgical forceps

Thompson Family collection
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Forceps
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Fork gathered from Hollywood Mission by Eric Bell

Fork gathered from Hollywood Mission by Eric Bell

Eric Bell collection no. 2
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Cutlery
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Yass, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Eric Bell
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1934
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Report detailing the results of the Magnetical, Nautical and Meteorological Observations...

Report detailing the results of the Magnetical, Nautical and...

Burke and Wills collection
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Reports
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Professor Georg B. von Neumayer
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1860
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GO ON DAD! GIVE HER ONE, I WON'T TELL MOTHER

GO ON DAD! GIVE HER ONE, I WON'T TELL MOTHER

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Cooma

Cooma

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Bread carter's book

Bread carter's book

ET Fealy collection
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Account books
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Propellor-shaped brass clip

Propellor-shaped brass clip

Parsons collection
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Dress clips
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The Bijou.

The Bijou.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Books
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1834
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Photographic postcard - Bowral.

Photographic postcard - Bowral.

Enid Treadgold collection
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Photographs
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Barron Falls, from station, Cairns, Q

Barron Falls, from station, Cairns, Q

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Barron Falls, Cairns District, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Australian Women's Cricket Team taken at Liverpool Cricket Ground during a game played against the North of England 1937

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Elsie Deane collection
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Photographs
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1937
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Carving of a lizard

Carving of a lizard

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Wood carvings
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Billy Wara
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1982
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GEORGE ST NORTH SYDNEY

GEORGE ST NORTH SYDNEY

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Postcard featuring a colour image of the 'Boambee' at sea

Postcard featuring a colour image of the 'Boambee' at sea

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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'Opossum Tree  Dreaming', by Narritjin Maymuru, 1968

'Opossum Tree Dreaming', by Narritjin Maymuru, 1968

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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Narritjin Maymuru
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1968
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