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Dear Sirs, Since my twins have been feeding on your milk they have grown splendidly. I recommend your milk to all mothers

Dear Sirs, Since my twins have been feeding on your milk the...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Hal Gye
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1907
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The Rover

The Rover

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Naval ship in calm water

Naval ship in calm water

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Pattern for knitting machine

Pattern for knitting machine

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Carved and mounted coconut

Carved and mounted coconut

Papuan Official collection
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Ceremonial objects
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1923
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Untitled child's drawing by Janice Durila, Grade 2, Angurugu Area School, Groote Eylandt NT

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Angurugu, Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Janice Durila
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Gardiner Two Day Marine Chronometer No 5/3947 in wooden case

Gardiner Two Day Marine Chronometer No 5/3947 in wooden case

Department of Defence collection
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Chronometers
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London, England
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R Gardner
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1893
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London Bridge cave, Tenterfield, NSW

London Bridge cave, Tenterfield, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Tenterfield, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Postcard featuring a coloured printed drawing of four Austrian soldiers, clustered around a table in a dugout, watching one of their number write a letter.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Pen and ink drawing on transparent paper of Beth Dean in an aboriginal dance

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Beth Dean Carell collection no. 2
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Mrs Beth Dean-Carell
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The Rover

The Rover

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Magazines
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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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Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dorothy Nurra
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No. 42. Hotel Windsor, Melbourne

No. 42. Hotel Windsor, Melbourne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Great Britain
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Octagonal white bone china cup, featuring a picture of the Speaker of the House of Representatives chair, and a matching saucer

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Allen and Helena Lister collection
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Cups and saucers
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Dudley, Staffordshire, England
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Shelley Potteries
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1920
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Mt Canabolas, Orange, NSW

Mt Canabolas, Orange, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mount Canobolas, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Fred Daly speaking into an intercom speaker.

Fred Daly speaking into an intercom speaker.

Fred Daly collection
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The Woolsacks on the Wonderland Track, Grampians

The Woolsacks on the Wonderland Track, Grampians

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Victoria, Australia
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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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Unknown
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Painting depicts male (left) and female modjarki, freshwater crocodiles (Crocodylus johnstoni)

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Dick N. Murrumurru
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1970
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A Happy Christmas from the Dolls and from the little Mothers too

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Spoon gathered from Hollywood Mission by Eric Bell

Spoon 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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Young man on a dark coloured horse.

Young man on a dark coloured horse.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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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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Willie Johnson
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Metal button with military insignia

Metal button with military insignia

Parsons collection
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Convict love token from Samuel Sergent, 1830

Convict love token from Samuel Sergent, 1830

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Scout's Carpenter badge certificate

Scout's Carpenter badge certificate

Barry Williams collection
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Certificates
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Barry Williams
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1943
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Postcard featuring a verse poem

Postcard featuring a verse poem

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Townsville looking North

Townsville looking North

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Townsville, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1914
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Programma Kerstavond

Programma Kerstavond

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Booklets
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Spear

Spear

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spears
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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Poster

Poster

Union of Australian Women collection
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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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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Casino, New South Wales, Australia
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G McGrady
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Mount Isa, Queensland, Australia
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Rocky Turner
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Ball hammer

Ball hammer

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Teucrium corymbosum

Teucrium corymbosum

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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Stone knife

Stone knife

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Child's drawing - My grandfather and my grandmother danced at the Pukimani

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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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Concepta Puautjimi
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Flannel Flower Babies Grow in Australia (They bring love)

Flannel Flower Babies Grow in Australia (They bring love)

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Cecilia M. Gibbs
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Warden at opened trap door for the gallows Campbell Street Prison, Hobart

Warden at opened trap door for the gallows Campbell Street P...

Sotheby's collection no. 1
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Campbell Street Gaol, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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1837
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New Wharf, Hobart, Mount Nelson in the distance

New Wharf, Hobart, Mount Nelson in the distance

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1910
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Photograph of a monument

Photograph of a monument

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1913
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'California' Flag ship American Navy, going up Sydney Harbour 23/7/25.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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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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Panorama of Coogee Coast, NSW

Panorama of Coogee Coast, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Coogee Beach, Coogee, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Bondi, NSW

Bondi, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Bondi, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Women's Story

Women's Story

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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David Corby Tjapaltjarri
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Macquarie Street, Sydney

Macquarie Street, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Art Series
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Hair curling tongs

Hair curling tongs

Bothwell Museum collection
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Tongs
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Bothwell, Tasmania, Australia
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Bothwell Museum
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Courtroom sketch 'Charlwood and Justice Muirhead.' by Veronica O'Leary, dated 20 September 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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Fred Daly and an unidentified male

Fred Daly and an unidentified male

Fred Daly collection
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Club

Club

A Morrison collection no. 1
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Clubs
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Doily

Doily

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Doilies
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel E. McPhee
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1916
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A straight shaped piece of needle wood which has bark attached on one side

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Roy Barker collection no. 1
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Breakers, on East Coast Tasmania

Breakers, on East Coast Tasmania

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Mosman Bay from McAuley's lookout, NSW

Mosman Bay from McAuley's lookout, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mosman Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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St. Paul's Church from the South End of Swanston St., Melbourne, in the 'Fifties'

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1850
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Mythological men's camp at Mallierra (post initiation) ceremonies at Winparrku

Mythological men's camp at Mallierra (post initiation) cerem...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Charlie T. Tjungurrayi
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1978
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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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Ned Wilson
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Poster

Poster

Union of Australian Women collection
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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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Advertising card featuring boxer Nat Williams, 1914

Advertising card featuring boxer Nat Williams, 1914

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Nat Williams
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1914
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Ornamental shoulder band

Ornamental shoulder band

Dr William Warner collection
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