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'Making Spears', painted by Long Jack Phillipus Tjakamarra, 1975

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Long Jack Phillipus Tjakamarra
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1975
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Young woman dressed in a riding habit standing beside a light coloured horse with a small dog at her feet.

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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People standing in the snow on train tracks at Katoomba railway station

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Katoomba, Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Kodak Ltd
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Certificate for Edgar W Percival, Member of the Guild of Air Pilots and Air Navigators of the British Empire

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Dr Robert C Percival collection
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Mr Edgar W. Percival
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Australian Comic Alphabet Series - Z

Australian Comic Alphabet Series - Z

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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'My Country' by Sheila Friday Jones, 2007

'My Country' by Sheila Friday Jones, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Sheila Friday Jones
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2007
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Brisbane Q. The Town Hall

Brisbane Q. The Town Hall

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Raphael Tuck & Sons
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1906
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Bark painting 'Birth of a Mimi' by Yirawala, mouth of the Liverpool River

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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Liverpool River, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Yirawala
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Lassetter's The Leading Universal Providers, Sydney - Sydney Harbour

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Parramatta - Old Government House

Parramatta - Old Government House

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Parramatta, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1906
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Advertising card featuring Jeff Smith vs Jimmy Clabby

Advertising card featuring Jeff Smith vs Jimmy Clabby

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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St. Andrews Cathedral Sydney. Church of England

St. Andrews Cathedral Sydney. Church of England

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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St. Thomas' Church, North Sydney

St. Thomas' Church, North Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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North Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1849
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Film negative - Members of the Mackay Exploring Expedition, central Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1926

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1926
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Parkinson & Frodsham Marine Chronometer No 3617 in a wooden case

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Department of Defence collection
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Chronometers
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London, England
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Parkinson & Frodsham
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1840
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Blowering Dam

Blowering Dam

Snowy Scheme - Ken Johnson collection
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Programs
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Blowering Dam, New South Wales, Australia
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Water Conservation & Irrigation Commission
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1968
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Watson 514402 monocular microscope and box

Watson 514402 monocular microscope and box

School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine collection
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Microscopes
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London, England
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W Watson and Sons Ltd
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Frank Proust with tachometer plate

Frank Proust with tachometer plate

Frank Proust collection
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Snowy Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Alan Kemp
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Sydney Government House

Sydney Government House

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Government House, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Ship stranded on rocks with people nearby

Ship stranded on rocks with people nearby

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Bone china coffee cup and saucer with a coloured Commonwealth Parliament Coat of Arms

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Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 1
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Cups and saucers
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England
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Royal Grafton
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1957
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Convict love token from Robert Salmon, 1841

Convict love token from Robert Salmon, 1841

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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'Lawalawa' by Ngarralja Tommy May, 2007

'Lawalawa' by Ngarralja Tommy May, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Fitzroy Crossing, Western Australia, Australia
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Ngarralja T. May
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2007
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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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Margaret Rose
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TSS Karoola

TSS Karoola

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Ashfield, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1922
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Convict love token from R.S.

Convict love token from R.S.

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Weapon - Spearthrower Groote Eylandt

Weapon - Spearthrower Groote Eylandt

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spearthrowers
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Sir Ernest Cable's property, Devon 1915

Sir Ernest Cable's property, Devon 1915

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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1915
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Australian Pictorial Diary for 1967, containing details of daily personal and school events

Australian Pictorial Diary for 1967, containing details of d...

Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Diaries
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Alco Inc
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1966
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The squatter's hornpipe

The squatter's hornpipe

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Norman A. Lindsay
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1904
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Convict love token from David Ogilby, 1789

Convict love token from David Ogilby, 1789

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Untitled, by Narritjin Maymuru

Untitled, by Narritjin Maymuru

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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Kangaroo and Joey  with Saratoga Fish.

Kangaroo and Joey with Saratoga Fish.

Dorothy Bennett collection
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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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Variometer

Variometer

Bureau of Mineral Resources collection no. 1
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Large fleece of superfine wool from the Macarthur merino flock, Camden Park, Sydney

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Ermenegildo Zegna collection no. 1
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Wool specimens
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Camden Park, New South Wales, Australia
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John Macarthur
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1988
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Cylindrical basket

Cylindrical basket

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Baskets
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Advertising card featuring Jeff Smith

Advertising card featuring Jeff Smith

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Tourist.

The Tourist.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Journals
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Colour Photograph - Part of a collage of photos of protests at the South African Embassy, Canberra.

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Kerry Browning collection
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Pencil drawing in Papunya style by unknown Pintupi artist, 1971

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Papunya Art 2008 collection
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Pencil drawings
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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1971
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'Water Dreaming' - made and painted by Mick Wallankarri Tjakamarra, 1975

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Goodmans collection
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Boomerangs
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mick Wallankarri Tjakamarra
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1970
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Advertising card featuring Dave Smith

Advertising card featuring Dave Smith

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Dunedin, New Zealand
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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19.. High School 16

19.. High School 16

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Bushfire Appeal

Bushfire Appeal

Ben Chifley collection no. 3
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Receipts
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The Honey Ant Dreaming

The Honey Ant Dreaming

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Musty S. Tjapangati
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Postcard featuring a comic coloured print showing a sailor in blue uniform, atop a toy gunboat, red ensign astern, using a net to scoop up paper boats.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Horse and Cowboy and Bullocks 1997

Horse and Cowboy and Bullocks 1997

Liesl Rockchild collection
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Bush toys
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Titjikala, Northern Territory, Australia
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Johnny Young
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1997
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Cobb & Co ledger

Cobb & Co ledger

Cobb & Co collection
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Ledgers
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Tamworth, New South Wales, Australia
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Cobb & Co
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Noongar Aboriginal men including Joobaitch (left) and Monnop (middle) ready for a Corroboree (WA)

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1932
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Fitzmaurice Street, Wagga NSW

Fitzmaurice Street, Wagga NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Round, pale pink velvet powder applicator with a pink ribbon hand holder

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Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Powder puffs
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Weapon - Spear

Weapon - Spear

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spears
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Melville Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Train leaving Belgrave

Train leaving Belgrave

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Sporting Girls

Sporting Girls

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Mayor (Alderman H. Bell D.L) leading the music. Jubilee of Vernon Park

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Vernon Park, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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Black and white photograph - Edgar Percival and Douglas Corrigan at Luton 1937.

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Dr Robert C Percival collection
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Luton, Bedfordshire, England
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Mr Edgar W. Percival
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1937
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spearthrowers
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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Triangular apron made of a length of melaleuca bark folded in half from Melville or Bathurst Island

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Charles Hart collection
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Aprons
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1928
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King Street, Sydney NSW

King Street, 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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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Tape measure

Tape measure

Jack Heenan collection
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GM Holden Ltd
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