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Length of string used to tie around dance cards

Length of string used to tie around dance cards

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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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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Syd B. Kenthan
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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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Hayes & Russell Ltd, Ironmongers, Queanbeyan

Hayes & Russell Ltd, Ironmongers, Queanbeyan

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Queanbeyan, New South Wales, Australia
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Hayes & Russell Ltd
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Certificate permitting A Jedrzejowski leave from 1400-2300 hours on 31 August 1946, for the purpose of going to Naples

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Andrzej Jedrzejowski collection
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Travel documents
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1946
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Painting depicting a stingray in X-Ray style taken from a hut

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Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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Unknown
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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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Mangalay
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Boomerangs
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Found objects? an artwork consisting of five small ceramic bottles

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Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Val Tiffin collection
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Artworks
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Tasmania, Australia
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Val Tiffin
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1999
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Bark painting  depicting a goanna, a snake, two turtles, a bird and fish - Yirrkala, 1948

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American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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1948
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Horne-Bowie collection
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Spearheads
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Tan leather case for measuring glass

Tan leather case for measuring glass

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Cases
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Speckled white on black

Speckled white on black

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Black and white school photograph

Black and white school photograph "Miss A Turner and the stu...

Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1950
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Macleay Street, Potts Point, Sydney, NSW

Macleay Street, Potts Point, Sydney, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Potts Point, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Exercise book containing reports on religious sermons

Exercise book containing reports on religious sermons

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Exercise books
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Sydney Art Gallery

Sydney Art Gallery

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Certificate for First Prize awarded to A M Gordon for cut and finish Ladys Costume

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David Westcott collection no. 6
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Prize certificates
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Albury, New South Wales, Australia
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Albury and Border Pastoral, Agricultural and Horticultural Society
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1890
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Poster - 'One, We are Oppressed as Black People, Both Men and Women, and Two, as Women'

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Kerry Browning collection
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South Africa, Africa
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United Nations
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Plaster cast domestic dog paw print, made for the Morling Royal Commission into Chamberlain Convictions

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Professor Robert Morrison collection
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Plaster casts
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Professor Robert G. Morrison
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1986
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Child's drawing - 'The rainbow arching his blood stained body through the sky' by Dominica Katjirr age 16, St Francis Xavier School, Daly River NT

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dominica Katjirr
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Invoice statement book, 31/10/1984 - 09/03/1987

Invoice statement book, 31/10/1984 - 09/03/1987

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 1
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Books
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People for Nuclear Disarmament
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1984
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Hazel Faithfull seated on a cane chair with four dogs around her in a garden setting.

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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1901
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Erythrina vespertilio Leguminosae

Erythrina vespertilio Leguminosae

Banks Florilegium collection
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Engravings
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Edmund Milne collection
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Spearheads
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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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Felicity Jimarin
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Sketches of Tommy's life - At the Base - No 5

Sketches of Tommy's life - At the Base - No 5

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Paris, France
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Night Dwelling Spirit, Gurumuka

Night Dwelling Spirit, Gurumuka

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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Tatalara
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1948
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Poster -

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Kerry Browning collection
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Event posters
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Hiroshima, Japan
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1945
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Nether Stowey, Coleridge's House

Nether Stowey, Coleridge's House

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Lucian Faithfull wearing a hat

Lucian Faithfull wearing a hat

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Oblong shaped metal belt buckle, which is decorated with six-petalled silver flower

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Buckles
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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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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Syd B. Kenthan
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Handwritten recipes

Handwritten recipes

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Manuscripts
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Colonial Secretary's Office, Sydney

Colonial Secretary's Office, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Art Series
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Art of the Time greeting card

Art of the Time greeting card

1992 Torres Strait Islands Cultural Festival collection
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Cards
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Torres Strait Islands, Queensland, Australia
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Kevin Levi
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1992
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Manhattan Hotel Potts Point NSW

Manhattan Hotel Potts Point NSW

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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Ramsay Photo Works Pty Ltd
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Launceston from Trevallyn, Tasmania

Launceston from Trevallyn, Tasmania

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1959
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Postcard featuring photograph of Hyde Park and College Street Sydney, New South Wales

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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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Photograph of face of smallpox patient

Photograph of face of smallpox patient

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Photographs
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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North Head Quarantine Station
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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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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Len Comprabar
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Black pouch-shaped bag

Black pouch-shaped bag

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Evening bags
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1860
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Bark painting titled Ngarra Ceremony by Djawa

Bark painting titled Ngarra Ceremony by Djawa

Y Pettinato collection
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Tom Djawa
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Dark coloured narrow wooden parrying shield

Dark coloured narrow wooden parrying shield

Kilborn - Goojung Station collection
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Shields
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Courtroom sketch of Michael Chamberlain giving evidence by Veronica O'Leary, 14 September 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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Black velvet horse riding helmet

Black velvet horse riding helmet

Colledge Family collection
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Sports safety helmets
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England
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Miss Emilie Roach
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1914
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Fred Daly, John Newcombe and an unidentified woman

Fred Daly, John Newcombe and an unidentified woman

Fred Daly collection
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Fibre basket by Rosie Williams, 2008

Fibre basket by Rosie Williams, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Baskets
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Rosie Williams
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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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Drawings
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Anna M. Tipiloura
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Kogarah Public School

Kogarah Public School

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Kogarah, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Dining room at Camelot, home of Lilian Faithfull after her marriage to William Hugh Anderson

Dining room at Camelot, home of Lilian Faithfull after her m...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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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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Paulette Parry
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Painting depicts three figures in canoe, each with a fish on the end of a line.

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Dr Karel Kupka collection
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Bark paintings
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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1963
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Stan Mitchell collection
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Spearthrowers
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UNIVERSITY OF SYDNEY ENTRANCE TO FISHER LIBRARY

UNIVERSITY OF SYDNEY ENTRANCE TO FISHER LIBRARY

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Harold Cazneaux
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String bag

String bag

Professor WEH Stanner collection no. 1
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Bags
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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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Susanne Hayes
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White, open-weave hair net

White, open-weave hair net

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Hairnets
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Undiscovered #8, from a series of ten prints by Michael Cook, 2010

Undiscovered #8, from a series of ten prints by Michael Cook...

Michael Cook collection
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Mr Michael Cook
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