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'Turtles, wind and rain', by Narritjin Maymuru, 1978

'Turtles, wind and rain', by Narritjin Maymuru, 1978

Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies 18/01/1979 collection
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Bark paintings
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Drill Hall, Australian National University, Acton, Canberra, Austra...
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1978
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Glass plate negative - Rock engravings, Deception Creek east, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, between 1905 and 1914

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glass plate negatives
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Deception Creek, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1900
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Crutch

Crutch

Torrens Island Quarantine Station collection
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Crutches
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Club

Club

Papuan Official collection
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Clubs
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Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1927
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Film negative - Outcrop of desert sandstone, Lambina Soakage Well, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1903

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1903
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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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District Court, Queen's Square, Sydney

District Court, Queen's Square, Sydney

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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Boomerang made by Erlikilyika (Jim Kite)

Boomerang made by Erlikilyika (Jim Kite)

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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Charlotte Waters, Northern Territory, Australia
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Erlikilyika (Jim Kite)
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1934
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MCI Inc promotional coffee mug

MCI Inc promotional coffee mug

Maxwell Newton collection
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Coffee mugs
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United States of America
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Mr Maxwell Newton
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1983
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Stan Mitchell collection
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Cumberland River, Lorne

Cumberland River, Lorne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Cumberland River, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Charles H. Young
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1907
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Sepia coloured photograph of Mosman Bay, NSW

Sepia coloured photograph of Mosman Bay, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Mosman Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Shield

Shield

Patricia Heath collection
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Shields
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Copy negative - Boy practicing with toy shield and boomerang, Arrernte people, Alberga Creek, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920-1924

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Central Australia, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1920
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The beach front from Oliver's Hill, Frankston, Vic

The beach front from Oliver's Hill, Frankston, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Frankston, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Bernly Private Hotel Kings Cross. Sydney. N.S.W

Bernly Private Hotel Kings Cross. Sydney. N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Kings Cross, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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A Relative

A Relative

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Arnold Yunkaporta
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Patchwork quilt formed in a mosaic pattern of squares and pentagons

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Nettie McColive collection
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Quilts
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Australian silver mounted emu egg inkstand with lift off lid

Australian silver mounted emu egg inkstand with lift off lid

Silver Inkstand collection
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Inkstands
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J M Wendt, Adelaide and Mount Gambier
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Red ochre used in painting

Red ochre used in painting

Tandanya collection no. 3
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Ochre
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How the Kangaroo got His Tail

How the Kangaroo got His Tail

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Goulburn Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ralph Gumudul
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1974
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The Spit, Middle Harbour, Sydney

The Spit, Middle Harbour, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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The Spit, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Ocean Beach, Manly NSW

Ocean Beach, Manly NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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North Steyne Beach, Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Letter of congratulations from Senator Susan Ryan to Edna Thompson on receiving her British Empire Medal, 1977

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Thompson Family collection
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Susan Ryan
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1977
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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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Luke R. Apuatjimi
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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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Kirton Point, South Australia, Australia
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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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Silver-coloured metal sauce boat with

Silver-coloured metal sauce boat with "CPRR" stamped into th...

Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 1
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Sauce boats
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Stokes
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Handwrittern program for the Hay Show

Handwrittern program for the Hay Show

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Programs
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Letter addressed to Will Glover from cousin Cissy Grahame, inviting Will and his wife to visit

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Enid Treadgold collection
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Letters
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Cissy Grahame
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1919
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Hatbox and contents

Hatbox and contents

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Hatboxes
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'The Anteater & The Turtle' by  Neville Poulson Japangardi

'The Anteater & The Turtle' by Neville Poulson Japangardi

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Yuendumu, Northern Territory, Australia
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Neville P. Japangardi
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Double iron wooden smoothing plane

Double iron wooden smoothing plane

George Henry Taylor collection
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Smoothing planes
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Scotland
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Stewart Spiers
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Ceramic Toby jug titled J Arthur

Ceramic Toby jug titled J Arthur

William and Jeanette Derham Family - Bendigo Pottery collection
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Toby jugs
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1915
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Woolwich Dock, Sydney

Woolwich Dock, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Woolwich Dock, Woolwich, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1909
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Darlinghurst Junction

Darlinghurst Junction

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Darlinghurst, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Chateau de Chillon, Switzerland

Chateau de Chillon, Switzerland

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Don't forget - it must be Cobra Polish

Don't forget - it must be Cobra Polish

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Blyth and Platt (Australia) Ltd
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'Time Change' p.12, 13

'Time Change' p.12, 13

Diana Boyer collection
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Paintings
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Diana Boyer
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The details'll be along later

The details'll be along later

Behind the Lines 2007 collection
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Cartoons
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Mr Geoff Pryor
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2007
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Symmetrical yellow-brown boomerang

Symmetrical yellow-brown boomerang

Daisy Bates and Herbert Browne collection
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Boomerangs
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Ooldea, South Australia, Australia
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Daisy M. Bates CBE
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The Ocean Beach, Manly, NSW

The Ocean Beach, Manly, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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North Steyne Beach, Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Papaerback book titled 'Famous People's Pigs', 1943

Papaerback book titled 'Famous People's Pigs', 1943

Thompson Family collection
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Books
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Angus & Robertson
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1943
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Scots Church - Church Hill

Scots Church - Church Hill

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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Rocket Brigade, Newcastle

Rocket Brigade, Newcastle

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Stockton, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
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The Rocket Brigade
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The plough, evening

The plough, evening

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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J Hutchings
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Soldier's Memorial and Government House, Adelaide, SA

Soldier's Memorial and Government House, Adelaide, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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1934
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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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Judy Batty
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Poppy Day fundraising badge

Poppy Day fundraising badge

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Commemorative badges
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Frankston, Victoria, Australia
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Hudson Swann
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Mindrie Root sample

Mindrie Root sample

Stan Mitchell collection
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Botanical specimens
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Fish and plants of the Great Barrier Reef

Fish and plants of the Great Barrier Reef

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Great Barrier Reef, Queensland, Australia
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Irene Lama-Lama Taylor
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Ayers Rock honey

Ayers Rock honey

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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T-shirts
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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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Mervyn Pamtoonda
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Mosman's Bay, Sydney Harbour

Mosman's Bay, Sydney Harbour

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mosman Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Raphael Tuck & Sons
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On the Death of Puss

On the Death of Puss

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Manuscripts
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1833
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The Days of Old by J. Hutchings

The Days of Old by J. Hutchings

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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J Hutchings
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Letter from Benny Zable to the Organisers of ANZART

Letter from Benny Zable to the Organisers of ANZART

Benny Zable collection no. 2
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Letters
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Small metal frying pan

Small metal frying pan

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Frying pans
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Entree card for admission to Queen's Terrace for the Opening Ceremony of Parliament House, Canberra, Monday, 9 May 1988

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Chris Grady collection
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Cards
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Government of Australia
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1988
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I Love You

I Love You

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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