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Bark painting by Bardayal Nadjamerrek depicting three fish in x-ray style and a figure, 1974

Bark painting by Bardayal Nadjamerrek depicting three fish i...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Bardayal Nadjamerrek
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1974
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Bare knuckle boxing trophy presented to Australian boxer William Sparkes in England in 1847

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North Austral collection
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Trophies
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London, England
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William Sparkes
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1800
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Sylvester V. Fernando
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Child's drawing - Outstation: I like this place because it is nice place to play by Gary Wim

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Gary Wim
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Plaster cockatoo on a perch

Plaster cockatoo on a perch

Terence Lane collection
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Bird figures
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Everyone Counts for a Nuclear Free Australia

Everyone Counts for a Nuclear Free Australia

Union of Australian Women collection
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Political badges
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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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Convict love token from R. James, Nottingham, 1790

Convict love token from R. James, Nottingham, 1790

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Photograph of a Vauxhall car being driven past ore processing machinery including a stamper battery

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Colledge Family collection
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Photographs
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Western Australia, Australia
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Neutral Bay, Sydney, N.S.W.

Neutral Bay, Sydney, N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Neutral Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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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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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Joanne
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Painting depicts an oval shield-like figure between two lizards

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American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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Model shield

Model shield

JC Le Souef collection
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Small scale models
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Elwood, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Albert A. Le Souef
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1868
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Sydney Harbour, NSW

Sydney Harbour, NSW

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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Opening of Burwood Social Security Office, Friday 22 nd November 1974, Mr Daly with Mr Rowe

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Fred Daly collection
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London Nights Entertainments.

London Nights Entertainments.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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French Red Cross Dec 6, 1918

French Red Cross Dec 6, 1918

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Wartime badges
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Atkinson & Co
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1918
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Dagger made from the thigh bone of a cassowary

Dagger made from the thigh bone of a cassowary

Reverend and Mrs Fenn collection no. 2
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Daggers
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Edmund Milne collection
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Macleay River, New South Wales, Australia
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Photograph of Carmelo Mirabelli and other cane cutters on fishing trip, Lucinda 1951

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Carmelo Mirabelli collection no. 2
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Mr Carmelo Mirabelli
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Three children and a screen

Three children and a screen

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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St Ives, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Convict love token from T. Jones to Mary, 1819

Convict love token from T. Jones to Mary, 1819

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Toy kangaroo made from leather

Toy kangaroo made from leather

Terence Lane collection
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Toy animals
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Lilian Faithfull, Ann Deane, William Pitt Faithfull, Ethel Faithfull (nee Joplin), Florence Faithfull

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Boomerang used by 'King Boney', Woolgoolga, North Coast, NSW.

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Edmund Milne collection
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Boomerangs
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Woolgoolga, New South Wales, Australia
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Freemason's Past Junior Grand Warden apron and cuff insignia in plumb on circle design, three piece set

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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 Ronald L. Gale
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Carved emu egg by Sam Kirby

Carved emu egg by Sam Kirby

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Engraved emu eggs
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Sam Kirby
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Luncheon tendered by the Government of New South Wales to The New South Wales and Queensland Members of The Australian Coronation Contingent - Parliament House Sydney, 30th June 1937

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Betty Hall collection
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Menus
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr H L. Napthali
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1937
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Ceramic jardiniere

Ceramic jardiniere

William and Jeanette Derham Family - Bendigo Pottery collection
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Jardinieres
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1889
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Fifteen girls and five boys at the birthday party for Florence Ethel Faithfull and Mary Bryden, on the verandah at Springfield.

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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1903
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Black and white photograph of Hyang Kuo-Shu shaking hands with an unidentified lady behind a table, 1963

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Fred Daly collection
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China
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Hon Frederick 'Fred' M. Daly
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1963
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Manly, the Wharf

Manly, the Wharf

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Child's drawing - Flowers Growing by Zelia Tipiloura age 8yrs, St Therese's School, 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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Zelia Tipiloura
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Fob medallion awarded to Corporal M O'Toole

Fob medallion awarded to Corporal M O'Toole

Terence Lane collection
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Fobs
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Australian Army
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1915
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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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Sofala, New South Wales, Australia
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Dianne Simpson
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Iris Rice
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Sydney Harbour

Sydney Harbour

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Raphael Tuck & Sons
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1906
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The Tortures of a Jewish Fast Day

The Tortures of a Jewish Fast Day

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Norman A. Lindsay
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Beauchamp's Cliffs, Bundanoon, NSW

Beauchamp's Cliffs, Bundanoon, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bundanoon, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Double Bay, Sydney

Double Bay, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Art Series
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Wooden loom shuttle, threaded with taupe boucle

Wooden loom shuttle, threaded with taupe boucle

War Widows' Guild of Australia (Vic) Ltd collection
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Weaving shuttles
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Photograph of the interior of J B Youngs Canberra store

Photograph of the interior of J B Youngs Canberra store

J B Young Ltd collection
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Photographs
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Garema Place, Civic, Canberra City, Canberra, Australian Capital Te...
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J B Young Holdings Ltd
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Sydney Harbour, Shewing Millers Point

Sydney Harbour, Shewing Millers Point

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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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Exhibit at Horticultural Show, Shire Hall, Mildura.

Exhibit at Horticultural Show, Shire Hall, Mildura.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mildura, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Handwritten note found with sampler in folder

Handwritten note found with sampler in folder

Embroiderers' Guilds of Australia collection
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Documents
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'Yawalurra', painted by Dinny Nolan Tjampitjinpa, 1975

'Yawalurra', painted by Dinny Nolan Tjampitjinpa, 1975

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Paintings
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dinny Nolan Tjampitjinpa
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1975
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Silver bookmark with kangaroo finial

Silver bookmark with kangaroo finial

Terence Lane collection
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Bookmarks
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1910
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Mrs Cumming, by Johnstone O'Shannessy & Co of Melbourne

Mrs Cumming, by Johnstone O'Shannessy & Co of Melbourne

Jane Webster collection
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Cartes-de-visite
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Johnstone O'Shannessy & Co
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1869
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Australian Aborigines, Yarra Yarra Tribe. A Diorama in the National Museum, Melbourne

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Photograph of a pavilion at the East Melbourne Cricket Ground

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Nanette Ward collection
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Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Edgar Richard Mayne
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1921
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Captain R A Sharland SS Wyreema 1925

Captain R A Sharland SS Wyreema 1925

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographs
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1925
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Ashfield, where we were married 15/6/1886

Ashfield, where we were married 15/6/1886

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Ashfield, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1886
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Gold washing cradle

Gold washing cradle

EJ and NW Millett collection no. 1
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Gold washing cradles
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Ready for the Saw, Warburton

Ready for the Saw, Warburton

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1909
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GOVERNMENT HOUSE. SYDNEY.

GOVERNMENT HOUSE. SYDNEY.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Government House, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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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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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Angelo Munkara
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1824
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Child's drawing by Milkirrinydji titled 'Milingimbi Island', Milingimbi School NT

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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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Milkirrinydji
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INNER DOMAIN, SYDNEY.

INNER DOMAIN, 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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W E Smith Ltd
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Return home to Springfield of the Brothers Faithful after Encounter with the Gilbert Bushrangers

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Watercolour paintings
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Model spear

Model spear

JC Le Souef collection
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Small scale models
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Elwood, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Albert A. Le Souef
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1868
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Bomber

Bomber

Political Cartooning 2006 collection - Jock Alexander
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Cartoons
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Mr Jock Alexander
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2006
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