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Small black doll with moving limbs

Small black doll with moving limbs

Thompson Family collection
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Black dolls
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Borolo-borolo, work on paper, Yirrkala, 1948

Borolo-borolo, work on paper, Yirrkala, 1948

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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1948
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BLUFF No 2

BLUFF No 2

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Katoomba, Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Harding & Billings
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Dance wand

Dance wand

Papuan Official collection
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Ceremonial objects
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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1915
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This is jilati that I find in the lakes

This is jilati that I find in the lakes

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Edwin Fernando
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Hatchet head [stone implement]

Hatchet head [stone implement]

HP Moss collection
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Edge-ground axe heads (stone)
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Cronulla, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Kendall Avenue, Bathurst

Kendall Avenue, Bathurst

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Bathurst, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Engraved boab nut 'The Anthropologist Records Rock Art' by Jack Wherra

Engraved boab nut 'The Anthropologist Records Rock Art' by J...

Jack Wherra collection no. 1
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Nut carvings
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Mowanjum, West Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Jack Wherra
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1963
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Hibbertia stricta

Hibbertia stricta

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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Film negative - River scene, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1928

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Film negatives
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Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1928
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Marmite for Appetite, Keeps You Tuned Up

Marmite for Appetite, Keeps You Tuned Up

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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Sanitarium Health Food Co.
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Hello, I'm Hector Cat - Road Safety leaflet

Hello, I'm Hector Cat - Road Safety leaflet

Ian Yeaman collection
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Leaflets
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Road Safety Council of the Australian Capital Territory Inc
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1971
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Postcard of a ship called Norden

Postcard of a ship called Norden

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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1908
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O-Gauge House locomotive and tender

O-Gauge House locomotive and tender

Bruce Macdonald collection
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Toy locomotives
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Double Bay and Darling Point

Double Bay and Darling Point

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Double Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1905
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Card awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, 1887, First Prize

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Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1887
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Copy of Stradivari's 'Haussman' cello, made by Australian mastercraftsman A E Smith in 1953

Copy of Stradivari's 'Haussman' cello, made by Australian ma...

EV Llewellyn collection
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Cellos
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Arthur E. Smith
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1953
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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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Childrens Ezy-bilt construction toy kit

Childrens Ezy-bilt construction toy kit

Reverend John Grosse collection
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Construction toys
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Reverend John Grosse
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The Tourist.

The Tourist.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Journals
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1833
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Winnie Hannan [nee O'Sullivan] having a chat with boxer Tommy Burns

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Kevin Hannan collection
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Photographs
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Clovelly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Winnie O'Sullivan
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1946
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'His first pair' by May Gibbs

'His first pair' by May Gibbs

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Cecilia M. Gibbs
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Gown designed by Maticevski and worn by Jessica Mauboy at Eurovision 2014

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Maticevski Eurovision Gown collection
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Dresses
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Toni Maticevski
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2014
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Botanical specimen book, volume three of

Botanical specimen book, volume three of "1873-6, Educationa...

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
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Books
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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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Gold Digger's Hut, Victoria, Austr

Gold Digger's Hut, Victoria, Austr

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1900
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The Moon Man and His Son

The Moon Man and His Son

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Marianne Kantilla
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Brown warrior

Brown warrior

Behind the Lines 2007 collection
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Cartoons
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Mr John Spooner
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2007
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Boondara

Boondara

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Boondara, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1918
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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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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Joss Pongtjimi
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1948 Queensland Clothing Ration Card

1948 Queensland Clothing Ration Card

Daphne Harding collection
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Ration cards
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Queensland, Australia
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Zena M. Hansen
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1948
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Darley Road, Manly, NSW

Darley Road, Manly, NSW

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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'The Formation of Clouds' by Bokarra Maymuru, Yirrkala, 1967

'The Formation of Clouds' by Bokarra Maymuru, Yirrkala, 1967

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 4
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Bokarra Maymuru
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1967
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'Galurra', bark painting, native plant species

'Galurra', 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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Paperwork associated with commemorative airmail box

Paperwork associated with commemorative airmail box

Glenn Piper collection
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Documents
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Piece of chalk used to mark shipping containers by Dutch immigrant dockside worker Harry Duyker

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Dr Edward Duyker collection no. 1
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Chalks
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Port Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Herman '. Duyker
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1980
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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, Northern Territory, Australia
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Maria J. Orsto
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AW Bayley and W Ford, Bayley & Ford discovered gold at Gulgong and were granted Reward Claim Sep 17th 1892

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Coolgardie, Western Australia, Australia
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Arthur W. Bayley
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1892
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Fire dreaming

Fire dreaming

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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Yama Maymuru
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1965
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Lantern slide - Group of Aboriginal people, Cape Dombey, north of Port Keats, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1905

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Lantern slides
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Cape Dombey, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1905
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The harbour from Woollahra Pt, Sydney, NSW

The harbour from Woollahra Pt, Sydney, NSW

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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Large light box showing the respective locations of the Snowy Mountains Scheme

Large light box showing the respective locations of the Snow...

Snowy Scheme - Snowy Hydro collection
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Light boxes
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Entrance to Domain, Sydney, NSW

Entrance to Domain, Sydney, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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The Domain, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1916
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St Thomas Church, Enfield

St Thomas Church, Enfield

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Enfield, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1915
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Clare, South Australia, Australia
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Clare Agricultural & Horticultural Society
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1937
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West Australian Blacks' Camp

West Australian Blacks' Camp

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1916
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The Australian Cricketing Team, 1888

The Australian Cricketing Team, 1888

Sporting Memorabilia collection
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Photographs
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London, England
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London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company Limited
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1888
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Professor Henry and Luise Krips collection
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Spearheads
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Lilian Faithfull in her wedding dress, standing on the veranda at Springfield holding her bouquet in her right hand.

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Postcard featuring Macquarie Street, Hobart

Postcard featuring Macquarie Street, Hobart

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Cardboard box for smoking pipe used by Frank Hardy

Cardboard box for smoking pipe used by Frank Hardy

Frank Hardy collection
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Storage boxes
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Frank Hardy
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Cardboard box

Cardboard box

Fiona Reynolds collection
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Boxes
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Lilian Faithfull, Constance Faithfull, child, Florence Faithfull (Aunt Flory)and William Pitt Faithfull.

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Liverpool Plains P A & H Association 1877 'Arab Stallion'

Liverpool Plains P A & H Association 1877 'Arab Stallion'

David Allen medals collection
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Medals
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1877
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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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Brisbane, Q. Queen St.

Brisbane, Q. Queen St.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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CANBERRA Sing the Old Hundredth Hymn 12.3.13 H&S

CANBERRA Sing the Old Hundredth Hymn 12.3.13 H&S

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1918
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Right foot buckled sling back platform shoe with peek-a-boo toe

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Ron Muncaster collection no. 1
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Shoes
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Ron Muncaster
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1994
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Sung to the Tune of 'Oh what a mouth'

Sung to the Tune of 'Oh what a mouth'

History of Netball - Margaret Pewtress collection
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Documents
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Rose Bay, Sydney

Rose Bay, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Rose Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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A rose, with birthday message

A rose, with birthday message

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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