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Embroidered silk postcard from World War One

Embroidered silk postcard from World War One

David Westcott collection no. 6
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Postcards
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1914
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Bowling green, Mt Gambier, SA

Bowling green, Mt Gambier, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mount Gambier, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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The Tourist.

The Tourist.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Journals
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Palm leaf basket from Port Essington,  made by Queenie and Kathleen Cunningham, 2015

Palm leaf basket from Port Essington, made by Queenie and K...

Port Essington collection no. 2
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Baskets
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Cobourg Peninnsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Queenie Cunningham
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2015
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Presbyterian Ladies College, Sydney - The Quadrangle

Presbyterian Ladies College, Sydney - The Quadrangle

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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For Our King Lower Light 1918

For Our King Lower Light 1918

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Wartime badges
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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A W. Patrick
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1918
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Small metal bucket painted pale blue

Small metal bucket painted pale blue

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Buckets
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Three crocodiles

Three crocodiles

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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Technical drawing for a Percival aircraft titled

Technical drawing for a Percival aircraft titled "General As...

Dr Robert C Percival collection
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Technical drawings
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Mr Edgar W. Percival
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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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Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dorothy Nurra
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Installation tool for boot lid hold-open tension spring

Installation tool for boot lid hold-open tension spring

Hugh Videion collection
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Engineering tools
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Fishermens Bend, Port Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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1946
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Story about an old two man who went for hunting

Story about an old two man who went for hunting

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Areyonga, Northern Territory, Australia
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Iris Nuggett Joye
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Smith O'Brien's Cottage Port Arthur, Tasmania

Smith O'Brien's Cottage Port Arthur, Tasmania

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Port Arthur, Tasman Peninsula, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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C.A. Spurgin Hairdresser & Tobacconist

C.A. Spurgin Hairdresser & Tobacconist

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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C.A. Spurgin Hairdresser and Tobacconist
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1909
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Frank Proust and others en route to Southern Cloud crash site

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Frank Proust collection
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Photographs
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Snowy Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Alan Kemp
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1958
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Pascall Sweets food storage container

Pascall Sweets food storage container

Muriel Kelly collection
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Food storage containers
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Claremont, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Cadbury Fry Pascall Pty Ltd
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Suspension Bridge, N. Sydney

Suspension Bridge, N. Sydney

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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Note with jumper depicting the wild rivers logo by the Tasmanian Wilderness Society.

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Bob Brown collection no. 1
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Notes
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Franklin River, Tasmania, Australia
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Senator Bob Brown
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Second prize card awarded at the Yass Spring Show, 1906

Second prize card awarded at the Yass Spring Show, 1906

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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1906
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QSL card for VK-RJ

QSL card for VK-RJ

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Discussion poster No.20 - Fuel and Power plans - October 18, 1948'

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George W Barber collection
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Posters
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Commonwealth Office of Education
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1948
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MacDonald toy train hopper wagon

MacDonald toy train hopper wagon

Bruce Macdonald collection
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Toy railway cars
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Keith Goddard collection
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"Now how did he know I'm from the Country?"

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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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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Drawings
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Yirara College, Alice Springs, NT, Australia
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Clarrie Hayward
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Edmund Milne collection
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Spearheads
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Loch Lomond

Loch Lomond

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Ivory or resin kangaroo figure

Ivory or resin kangaroo figure

Terence Lane collection
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Animal figures
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Untitled, sepia toned photograph with tree on the left, a sailing boat in the centre and a lighthouse.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Pigmented plaited fibre armband

Pigmented plaited fibre armband

A Morrison collection no. 1
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Armbands
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The Tourist.

The Tourist.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Journals
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Dummy

Dummy

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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NSW Bookstall Co Ltd
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The barge is at our island

The barge is at our island

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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Sharon Rose Tipiloura
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Brass winding key for chronometer

Brass winding key for chronometer

Department of Defence collection
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Keys
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St Albans, Hertfordshire, England
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Thomas Mercer Ltd
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1923
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Fire drill base

Fire drill base

J Davidson collection no. 1
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Fire-making equipment
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Green circles on navy

Green circles on navy

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Pencil and wash drawing depicting two women, by Butcher Joe Nangan

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Joe (Butcher) Nangan
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1976
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Bruce Coaldrake collection
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Spearheads
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Mr Bruce Coaldrake
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'Darwirr', bark painting, native plant species

'Darwirr', 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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Sympathy card

Sympathy card "TO THE NATION'S LOST & MISSING LOVED ONES..."

Bali Bombings 2002 Memorial - Parliament of Victoria collection
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Cards
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Australia
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John Sands Pty Ltd
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2002
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Superior Public School, Bondi June 1907

Superior Public School, Bondi June 1907

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bondi, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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The Rowing Club, Murray River, Mildura, Vic

The Rowing Club, Murray River, Mildura, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mildura, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Souvenir of Grand Opening New Drummoyne Theatre

Souvenir of Grand Opening New Drummoyne Theatre

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Drummoyne, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1921
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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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Nilus Kerinaiua
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Letter from Margaret Peden to Miss M.G. Wood, 28 October 1930

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Australian Women's Cricket Council collection
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Letters
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Chatswood, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Margaret Peden
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1930
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Weapon - Shield

Weapon - Shield

Edmund Milne collection
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Shields
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You Can't Hug Children with Nuclear Arms

You Can't Hug Children with Nuclear Arms

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Political badges
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Australia
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People for Nuclear Disarmament
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1981
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Lynette Tydingoompa
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Looking over the beach, Queenscliff, Vic

Looking over the beach, Queenscliff, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Queenscliff, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Envelope addressed to Miss Faithfull, Springfield, Goulburn, NSW, Australia, 22 May 1914

Envelope addressed to Miss Faithfull, Springfield, Goulburn,...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Envelopes
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1914
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Australian Film Institute Award, 1980, to Jack Thompson for his role of leading actor in the film Breaker Morant

Australian Film Institute Award, 1980, to Jack Thompson for ...

Jack Thompson collection
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Awards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Australian Film Institute
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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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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Jenny Hubert
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Edmund Milne collection
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Spearheads
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Green plastic swizzle stick advertising Rhodes Holden, Melbourne

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Jack Heenan collection
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Promotional material
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GM Holden Ltd
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A nature boy

A nature boy

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Fish and turtle

Fish and turtle

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Commemorative book

Commemorative book

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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Cut-out books
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Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
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1954
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Savernake Forest, Grand Avenue

Savernake Forest, Grand Avenue

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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The bat dancing

The bat dancing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Maureen Maloney
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