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The Travels of the Man, Jundaruna

The Travels of the Man, Jundaruna

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Minimini Numalkiyiya Mamarika
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1948
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'Distant glimpses of the great floodplain seen through a veil of trees and hanging vines,' by John Wolseley, 2017

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John Wolseley collection
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Watercolour paintings
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Bendigo, Victoria, Australia
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John Wolseley
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2017
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Affection's Keepsake.

Affection's Keepsake.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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1837
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Memorandum from accounts ledger, 1865

Memorandum from accounts ledger, 1865

Robin Moorhouse collection
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Financial records
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Penfolds Wine Pty Ltd
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1865
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S.S.

S.S. "KANOWNA" at Port Victor

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Victor Harbor, Victor Harbor, South Australia, Australia
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G Richard-Cordingley
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Byron Tales.

Byron Tales.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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1837
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Captain and crew SS Wyreema 1921

Captain and crew SS Wyreema 1921

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Kodak Ltd
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Mail Ticket certifying Charles Rasp and Thomas Lowe partnership in share of Broken Hill Mining Company bought from Samuel Hawkins, 1885

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Marisol Martinreyes collection
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Legal documents
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1885
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Cane cutter's water bottle

Cane cutter's water bottle

Carmelo Mirabelli collection no. 1
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Water bags
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Descriptions of a new Victorian helichrysum

Descriptions of a new Victorian helichrysum

Jean Galbraith collection
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dayngitja
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Bush vines

Bush vines

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Wedgwood & Bentley blue jasper medallion portrait of navigator and explorer Captain James Cook, RN

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Wedgwood & Bentley Portrait Medallions collection
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Portrait medallions
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England
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Wedgwood
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1779
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Q.V. Markets Sydney, U.S.A. Fleet Visit

Q.V. Markets Sydney, U.S.A. Fleet Visit

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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Weapon - Club - wooden

Weapon - Club - wooden

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Clubs
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Lutherbuch owned by Reverend John Grosse's father Bernard Theodor Grosse

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Reverend John Grosse collection
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Reverend John Grosse
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1902
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"To all the victims of Bali, RIP" memorial cross

Bali Bombings 2002 Memorial - Parliament of Victoria collection
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Ceremonial objects
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Kuta, Bali, Indonesia
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2002
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Black and white photograph of Florence Faithfull at Springfield on Lilian Faithfull's wedding day

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Bob Brown's life jacket, 1976-1981

Bob Brown's life jacket, 1976-1981

Bob Brown collection no. 1
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Life jackets
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Franklin River, Tasmania, Australia
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Senator Bob Brown
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Poster

Poster

Union of Australian Women collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Audrey McDonald
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1950
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Gold and green dots on a colourful background

Gold and green dots on a colourful background

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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'Maza Mawa (Wapiya) II' by Alick Tipoti, 2011

'Maza Mawa (Wapiya) II' by Alick Tipoti, 2011

Alick Tipoti collection no. 3
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Masks
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Alick Tipoti
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Kungkarangkalpa Atila (Seven Sisters at Atila)

Kungkarangkalpa Atila (Seven Sisters at Atila)

Songlines - Derek Jungarrayi Thompson collection
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Ceramic forms
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Jingdezhen, China
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Derek J. Thompson
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Set of two wooden Bowings (winding sticks) made from cedar

Set of two wooden Bowings (winding sticks) made from cedar

George Henry Taylor collection
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Joinery tools
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Mr George H. Taylor
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Painting depicts a large shark & lizard

Painting depicts a large shark & lizard

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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Lardjanga
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1967
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The Hostel, Kameruka

The Hostel, Kameruka

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Kameruka, New South Wales, Australia
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1920
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Stone blade

Stone blade

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Stone tools
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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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Sculpture - wood - turtle

Sculpture - wood - turtle

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Wood carvings
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Pat Reid
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1975
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Poster

Poster

Union of Australian Women collection
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Posters
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Audrey McDonald
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1950
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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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Unknown
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Wooden club, Weapon

Wooden club, Weapon

Stan Mitchell collection
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Clubs
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The Lane Cove River from St. Ignatius College Reserve, Sydney, N.S.W

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Lane Cove River, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1909
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Boomerangs
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Unknown
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Trinity Church, Rocks, Sydney

Trinity Church, Rocks, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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The Rocks, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Lettercard:  Mosman Bay, Sydney, N.S.W

Lettercard: Mosman Bay, Sydney, N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Lettercards
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Mosman Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1912
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Metal blue ashtray

Metal blue ashtray

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Ashtrays
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Pennington, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Commonwealth of Australia
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1940
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Four female figures mounted on horseback and one female figure standing beside a horse.

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Black and white photograph of US swimmer John Weissmuller, 1921

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National Sports Information Centre collection
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New York, United States of America
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Johnny Weissmuller
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1921
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Sweethearts

Sweethearts

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Woven basket by Dorothy Dullman

Woven basket by Dorothy Dullman

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Baskets
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I am a Woman for Peace

I am a Woman for Peace

Union of Australian Women collection
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Political badges
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Audrey McDonald
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1950
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Wood stick frayed both ends

Wood stick frayed both ends

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Paintbrushes
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Pigmented cylindrical basket

Pigmented 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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Not provided
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1948
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Commercial Street looking west, Korumburra, Vic

Commercial Street looking west, Korumburra, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Korumburra, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Bark painting 'Yingapungapu' by Banapana Maymuru, Yirrkala

Bark painting 'Yingapungapu' by Banapana Maymuru, Yirrkala

Dr Howard Morphy collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Banapana Maymuru
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1976
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Second World War Prisoner of War Banknote

Second World War Prisoner of War Banknote

David Westcott collection no. 6
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Banknotes
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1939
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Great Southern Hotel, Eden

Great Southern Hotel, Eden

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Eden, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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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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Convict love token from George West, 1840

Convict love token from George West, 1840

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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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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Bentinck Island, Queensland, Australia
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Craig Sandy
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Meagher's Store, West Wyalong, 1909

Meagher's Store, West Wyalong, 1909

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic Postcards
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West Wyalong, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1909
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Central Station City Underground Railway Sydney

Central Station City Underground Railway Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Kodak Ltd
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Message stick

Message stick

Horne-Bowie collection
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Message sticks
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Not provided
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1926
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Certificate awarded at the Kerang District Agricultural Society 84th Annual Show, 1968 for first prize for an appliqued doily

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Kerang, Victoria, Australia
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Kerang New Times Print
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1968
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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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1966
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Large square, arch and round windows from Play School

Large square, arch and round windows from Play School

Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) - Play School collection ...
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Windows
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
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Model war canoe

Model war canoe

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Models
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Portrait of Kath Walker carved into an emu egg

Portrait of Kath Walker carved into an emu egg

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Engraved emu eggs
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Bourke, New South Wales, Australia
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Bill Reid
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1975
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Go out to Australia for the Test matches Sept. 1932 - Mar. 1933, published by the Australian National Travel Association

Go out to Australia for the Test matches Sept. 1932 - Mar. 1...

1932-33 Ashes Test Series Travel Poster collection
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Event posters
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Australia
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Percy Trompf
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1932
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