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Convict love token from John Bryan, 1835

Convict love token from John Bryan, 1835

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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'We Want Land Rights Right Now', sign - used at the Aboriginal Tent Embassy, Canberra, 1972

'We Want Land Rights Right Now', sign - used at the Aborigin...

Department of Aboriginal Affairs collection no. 2
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Signs
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Aboriginal Tent Embassy, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Terri...
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1972
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Cosmos Tipiloura
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A Couple of Emus by Laurie Nilsen

A Couple of Emus by Laurie Nilsen

Laurie Nilsen collection
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Mr Laurie Nilsen
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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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Rabbit poison 'gun'

Rabbit poison 'gun'

CSIRO Division of Wildlife and Ecology collection
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Pest control equipment
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Hastings, New Zealand
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Holder's Engineering Works Ltd
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Passenger ticket for Mary Corrigan dated 1878

Passenger ticket for Mary Corrigan dated 1878

Ben Chifley collection no. 3
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Australia - A Sheep Station

Australia - A Sheep Station

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Certificate awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, 1886, First Prize

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Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Certificates
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1886
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Jardines New Fast China Coasters

Jardines New Fast China Coasters

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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"Yass Pastoral and Agricultural Association, SPRING SHOW, 19...

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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1906
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White and grey, round, flat topped, brimless ladies dress hat

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Andree Pelissier collection
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Hats
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Invitation to the opening of the First Commonwealth Parliament at Exhibition Building, Melbourne, 9 May 1901.

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Whereat collection
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Sands & McDougall Limited
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Photographic postcard depicting The Rotunda, A Wonderland of Oriental Splendor

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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St Louis, Missouri, United States of America
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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'Canning Stock Route' by Mervyn Street, 2008

'Canning Stock Route' by Mervyn Street, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Yiyili, Western Australia, Australia
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Mervyn Street
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2008
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Kirton Point, South Australia, Australia
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'Gurrumu', bark painting, native plant species

'Gurrumu', 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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2013
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Emu egg carved with image of a man's face and animals by Bill Reid

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Bill Reid - John Cawte collection
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Engraved emu eggs
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Bill Reid
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Kirton Point, South Australia, Australia
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Billy Miller
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Aboriginal encampment, East Moree. August, 1952

Aboriginal encampment, East Moree. August, 1952

Noelle Sandwith collection no. 1
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Drawings
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Moree, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Noelle O. Sandwith
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1952
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"SECOND PRIZE, GOULBURN, 1907, A., P., AND H SOCIETY"

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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1907
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Kirton Point, South Australia, Australia
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Valerie Miller
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Taxidermied green parrot in a tall glass domed display case

Taxidermied green parrot in a tall glass domed display case

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Centrepieces
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Portable cabin made from a water tank, used on geological surveys by Dr John and Roma Dulhunty, who called it the 'Hollow Log'

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John and Roma Dulhunty collection
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Caravans
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New South Wales, Australia
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Dr John Dulhunty
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1975
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Weipa, Queensland, Australia
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Teddy Barkley
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Green wineglass

Green wineglass

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Wine glasses
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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North Head Quarantine Station
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Sculpture in the form of a grotto of Australian flora and fauna, titled 'Aust. No.3', by Paul Greenway, 1978

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Terence Lane collection
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Paul Greenway
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1978
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Convict love token from M.M., 1828

Convict love token from M.M., 1828

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Middle Harbour from the Spit Road

Middle Harbour from the Spit Road

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Middle Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1905
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Painting by Gordon Syron - Left side of tryptic

Painting by Gordon Syron - Left side of tryptic

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Oil paintings
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Gordon Syron
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The Royal Agricultural Society Victoria,

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Colledge Family collection
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Certificates
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Miss Emilie Roach
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1952
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T'se the Baby.

T'se the Baby.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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A Bird in the Hand is Worth Two in the Bush

A Bird in the Hand is Worth Two in the Bush

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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'Reginald's Last Wishes' signed by George Faithfull and H Montague Faithfull

'Reginald's Last Wishes' signed by George Faithfull and H Mo...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Heliopolis Red Cross Hospital, Cairo

Heliopolis Red Cross Hospital, Cairo

Adrian Luck collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Cairo, Egypt
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Red Cross
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1916
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Opening of Parliament by Her Majesty The Queen in the Legislative Council Chamber, Adelaide, on Tuesday 23 March 1954

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Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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Programs
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
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1954
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Convict love token from Fredrick Bloodswort, 1840

Convict love token from Fredrick Bloodswort, 1840

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Nifty Perfume

Nifty Perfume

Mary Nicholson collection no. 2
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Sculptures
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North Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Peter Nicholson
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1988
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Quorn, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
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Country Women's Association
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1945
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Child's drawing by Eileen James, St Michael's School, Palm Island QLD

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Palm Island, Queensland, Australia
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Eileen James
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Folder

Folder

Betty Hall collection
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Nyarrayt (small possum skin rug)

Nyarrayt (small possum skin rug)

Tooloyn Koortakay collection
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Drawings
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East Gippsland, Victoria, Australia
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Vicki Couzens
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2002
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Certificate

Certificate

Woodleigh Shorthorn Stud collection
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Prize certificates
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Royal Agricultural Society of Victoria
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1965
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Comboyne

Comboyne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Convict love token from W.R. McKay, 1835

Convict love token from W.R. McKay, 1835

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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York Street, Wynyard Square, Sydney, NSW

York Street, Wynyard Square, Sydney, NSW

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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1908
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Courtroom sketch 'Lindy Chamberlain with defence lawyers. John Phillips QC.' 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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Handwriting on grey paper

Handwriting on grey paper

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Envelope addressed to W P Faithfull, Springfield, Goulburn

Envelope addressed to W P Faithfull, Springfield, Goulburn

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Envelopes
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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William P. Faithfull
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St Peters Church of England, Darlinghurst

St Peters Church of England, Darlinghurst

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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Upper grinding stone

Upper grinding stone

Tjanpi 'Flying Seven Sisters' collection
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Upper grinding stones
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Tjanpi Desert Weavers
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Black and white photograph depicting a man standing in a garden in front of a large building

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Sculpture carved in wood featuring a snake curled around a piece of wood

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Claire Smith collection
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Wood carvings
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Comesperma ericinum

Comesperma ericinum

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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The Ritz, Leura

The Ritz, Leura

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Leura, Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Print - A Flood tide - Ship Ahoy!

Print - A Flood tide - Ship Ahoy!

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Prints
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London, England
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Thomas McLean
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1834
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Untittled, square, batik silk scarf in blue, green and gold colours, by Nyukana Baker

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Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 7
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Scarves
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Nyukana (Daisy) Baker
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Bark painting 'Gubabingu mortuary ceremony' by Binyinyuwuy, Milingimbi, 1967

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Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 4
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Binyinyuwuy
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1967
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'Two Nyapililngu ancestral women', by Narritjin Maymuru, Yirrkala, 1966

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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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Narritjin Maymuru
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1966
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