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Bead plane used during the construction of Old Parliament House

Bead plane used during the construction of Old Parliament Ho...

George Henry Taylor collection
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Bead planes
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr George H. Taylor
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1926
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Section of the Number 2 rabbit-proof fence from Hill View Homestead, Meekatharra, WA

Section of the Number 2 rabbit-proof fence from Hill View Ho...

Geoff and Sheila Lacy collection
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Fences
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Meekatharra, Western Australia, Australia
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Government of Western Australia
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1903
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A Corrobirree or Dance of the Natives of Australia

A Corrobirree or Dance of the Natives of Australia

The Christensen Fund collection no. 2
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Prints
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Victoria, Australia
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Captain Hext
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1850
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Convict love token from Thomas Barnes, born October 8 1805

Convict love token from Thomas Barnes, born October 8 1805

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Courtroom sketch 'Sgt Charlwood, Justice Muirhead and Mr. John Phillips. QC' by Veronica O'Leary, dated 20 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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Bayonet with scabbard from Light Horse uniform

Bayonet with scabbard from Light Horse uniform

James Taylor Light Horse collection
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Military equipment
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Sergeant James S. Taylor
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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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'Wakwak/Dhatum/Dirrpu/Dherran/Nindan'', Bark painting, native plant species

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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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2012
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QSL card for VK5 SU F.M. Gray, Toorak, South Australia

QSL card for VK5 SU F.M. Gray, Toorak, South Australia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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South Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1935
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Cream-coloured dance program with 'Tuesday, Galatea Ball' handwritten on the front

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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'Cavan', Yass.

'Cavan', Yass.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Cavan Station, Yass, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Balmoral Beach

Balmoral Beach

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Balmoral Beach, Mosman, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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10 for 66 and all that

10 for 66 and all that

Nanette Ward collection
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Books
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London, England
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Arthur A. Mailey
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1958
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Convict love token from 1762

Convict love token from 1762

Timothy Millett collection
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Silver prize cup awarded to Wilhelm Greiffenhagen in March 1877

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Wilhelm Greiffenhagen collection
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Bendigo, Victoria, Australia
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1877
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St Patrick's College, Manly NSW

St Patrick's College, Manly NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Coo-ee

Coo-ee

Terence Lane collection
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Brooches
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1908
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Cardboard box, with the words

Cardboard box, with the words "S. Wolf Mainz Shuhmaaren - S...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Boxes
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Minton 'Kings Service' china teacup bearing the Commonwealth Parliament Coat of Arms

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Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 1
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Teacups
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England
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Minton
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1927
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Eastman Kodak folding camera used by James Pitkeathly

Eastman Kodak folding camera used by James Pitkeathly

James Pitkeathly collection no. 1
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Cameras
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Eastman Kodak Company
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Convict love token from G. Needham, 1818

Convict love token from G. Needham, 1818

Timothy Millett collection
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Elm Avenue, Fitzroy Gardens, Melbourne, Vic

Elm Avenue, Fitzroy Gardens, Melbourne, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Fitzroy Gardens, Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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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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1984
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Snake sculpture, Kuniya (python) and eggs

Snake sculpture, Kuniya (python) and eggs

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Wood carvings
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Amata, South Australia, Australia
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Tiger
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Weapon - Spearhead - stone

Weapon - Spearhead - stone

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Spearheads
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Bark painting depicting a shark, Groote Eylandt NT

Bark painting depicting a shark, Groote Eylandt NT

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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1954
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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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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Colleen
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A halt. While the billy boils

A halt. While the billy boils

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Massey-Harris Co. Ltd
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1910
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Painting of Four men hunting in the forest by Julie Haysomm

Painting of Four men hunting in the forest by Julie Haysomm

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Watercolour paintings
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Townsville, Queensland, Australia
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Julie Haysom
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1993
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Bronte Beach, Sydney

Bronte Beach, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bronte Beach, Bronte, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Painting depicts  X-ray style kangaroo

Painting depicts X-ray style kangaroo

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Bobby B. Nganjmirra
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1974
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Postcard featuring railway station

Postcard featuring railway station

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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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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Mount Isa, Queensland, Australia
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Brian Leon
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White, cotton, sleeveless nightdress

White, cotton, sleeveless nightdress

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Nightdresses
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel Ester McPhee
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1916
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Horts Chronology and Ancient History.

Horts Chronology and Ancient History.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Books
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1820
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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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Letter

Letter

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Letters
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Shanghai, China
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1935
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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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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Mornington Island State School
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Red tooled leather covered 1878 diary of R L Faithfull

Red tooled leather covered 1878 diary of R L Faithfull

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Diaries
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Dancing Ceremony of spear country by Djardie Ashley

Dancing Ceremony of spear country by Djardie Ashley

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Bark paintings
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Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
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Djardie Ashley
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Dari headdress

Dari headdress

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Headdresses
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Carolus Isua OAM
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Arch and two lines

Arch and two lines

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Black and white photograph of the 1937 Australian Women's Cricket Team

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Nance Pownall collection
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Photographs
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London, England
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Central Press Photos Ltd
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1937
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Photographs - 34 black and white prints and 14 digital reproductions

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Peter Wherrett archive collection
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Photographic prints
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Landscape with grass tree

Landscape with grass tree

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Watercolour paintings
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Tintype portrait of a young man

Tintype portrait of a young man

Bothwell Museum collection
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Tintypes
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Bothwell Museum
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1880
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Blue mug with peace logo

Blue mug with peace logo

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 1
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Mugs
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People for Nuclear Disarmament
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Martin Place, Sydney

Martin Place, 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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Cardboard box

Cardboard box

Thompson Family collection
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Boxes
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Interior of Power House

Interior of Power House

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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DTMCIW magnetometer S/N 18

DTMCIW magnetometer S/N 18

Bureau of Mineral Resources collection no. 1
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Geophysical survey equipment
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The Gap, Watson's Bay, Sydney NSW

The Gap, Watson's Bay, Sydney NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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The Gap, Watsons Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Bush Tucker

Bush Tucker

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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Esperanto reading in part

Esperanto reading in part "Gvidilo de Wellington ...".

Thompson Family collection
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Booklets
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Courtroom sketch of the Chamberlain trial by Veronica O'Leary, dated 28 September 1982.

Courtroom sketch of the Chamberlain trial by Veronica O'Lear...

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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Saint Vincents R.C. Church School Ashfield

Saint Vincents R.C. Church School Ashfield

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Ashfield, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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The Catholic Church
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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Replica of human inner ear

Replica of human inner ear

Graeme Clark, University of Melbourne - Cochlear Limited collection
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Anatomical models
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Bark painting 'Ngalkunburriyaymi, The Female Rainbow Serpent' by Bardayal Nadjamerrek, Gunbalanya, about 1989

Bark painting 'Ngalkunburriyaymi, The Female Rainbow Serpent...

Inada Holdings 06/07/1984 collection
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Bardayal Nadjamerrek
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1984
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Photograph of Edna Thompson in uniform, 1942

Photograph of Edna Thompson in uniform, 1942

Thompson Family collection
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Photographs
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Edna M. Thompson
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1942
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