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Piece of a turtle shell

Piece of a turtle shell

Herbert E Read collection
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Animal parts
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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, Northern Territory, Australia
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Margaret Rosalie
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Ferns, with a fence in the foreground.

Ferns, with a fence in the foreground.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Convict love token from Thomas King

Convict love token from Thomas King

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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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Cosmas Damien Tipiloura
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Orroroo, South Australia, Australia
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1935
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Menu for a luncheon on the 22nd August 1945 at Parliament House, Canberra

Menu for a luncheon on the 22nd August 1945 at Parliament Ho...

Betty Hall collection
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Menus
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr H L. Napthali
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1945
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Evening yarn

Evening yarn

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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J Hutchings
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Burgoyne's Australian wine bungalow

Burgoyne's Australian wine bungalow

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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France
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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Extract from Mr Charles Matcham's letters to a relative in England 1834

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Documents
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Palm leaf bound with a narrow length of palm leaf forming a circular armband

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Dr La Mont West collection
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Armbands
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Lockhart River, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1964
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A glimpse of the Blue Lake, Mt Gambier, SA

A glimpse of the Blue Lake, Mt Gambier, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mount Gambier, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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No doubt you will be surprised...

No doubt you will be surprised...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Certificate written in Polish and English permitting A Jedrzejowski to take photographs

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Andrzej Jedrzejowski collection
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Certificates
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1943
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Cream coloured school copybook

Cream coloured school copybook

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Exercise books
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Photographic postcard - Bowral.

Photographic postcard - Bowral.

Enid Treadgold collection
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Photographs
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Convict love token engraved with the name Frost

Convict love token engraved with the name Frost

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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You Are On Aboriginal Land

You Are On Aboriginal Land

Brad Manera collection
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T-shirts
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Australia
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Mr Brad Manera
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1985
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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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Sydney Harbour from Dawes Point

Sydney Harbour from Dawes Point

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Head and torso of large scale Kewpie doll performance prop

Head and torso of large scale Kewpie doll performance prop

Sydney 2000 Olympic Games collection
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Performing arts equipment
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Bathurst Eisteddfod Society

Bathurst Eisteddfod Society

Ben Chifley collection no. 3
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Receipts
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Ernest Bosch, consulting optician

Ernest Bosch, consulting optician

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Animal bone awl

Animal bone awl

Gladys Henry collection
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Awls
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Euramo, Tully, QLD, Australia
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Mrs Gladys Henry
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1970
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Letter

Letter

Betty Hall collection
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Letters
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr H L. Napthali
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1945
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Child's drawing, La Perouse, Sydney

Child's drawing, La Perouse, Sydney

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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La Perouse, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Dionne Bowen
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Bark painting

Bark painting

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lipundja
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1966
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Given by Mr Whitting; Georgy, Mudgee Police man

Given by Mr Whitting; Georgy, Mudgee Police man

Georgy, Mudgee Policeman Breastplate collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Mudgee, New South Wales, Australia
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Georgy
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Hiroshima Never Again

Hiroshima Never Again

Audrey Johnson collection
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Political badges
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Hiroshima, Japan
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Camelaku Tjukurpa [a story about camels] by Pantjiti Lionel

Camelaku Tjukurpa [a story about camels] by Pantjiti Lionel

Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 7
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Acrylic paintings
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Pantjiti Lionel
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2005
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Shell necklace with pink button and opalescent green maireener feature shells, by Dulcie Greeno

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Dulcie Greeno collection no. 1
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Necklaces
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Tasmania, Australia
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Dulcie Greeno
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Postcard featuring King William Street, Adelaide

Postcard featuring King William Street, Adelaide

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Kookaburra

Kookaburra

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Autographed photograph of US swimmer Ethelda Bleibtrey, Toowoomba, Queensland

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National Sports Information Centre collection
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Photographs
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Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia
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C W. Callaghan
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Gracedale, Lorne, Vic

Gracedale, Lorne, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Lorne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Harbour Beach and Pool, Manly, NSW

Harbour Beach and Pool, Manly, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Manly Beach, Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Men dressed as clowns and soldiers

Men dressed as clowns and soldiers

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Belfast, Northern Ireland
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Latvian white, red and grey costume blouse

Latvian white, red and grey costume blouse

Guna Kinne collection no. 1
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Blouses
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Riga, Latvia
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Mrs Guna Kinne
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1939
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The Stool Journals

The Stool Journals

Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Journals
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Certificate

Certificate

Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Manildra, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1959
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Convict love token from H.H.

Convict love token from H.H.

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Wildflowers quilt

Wildflowers quilt

Nettie McColive collection
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Quilts
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South Australia, Australia
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Minetta 'Nettie' McColive
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1933
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Mintjungkatjanya

Mintjungkatjanya

Fred Myers collection
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Paintings
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Yayayi, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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John Tjakamarra
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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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Kungkarangkalpa Walka Board by Malya Teamay

Kungkarangkalpa Walka Board by Malya Teamay

Maruku Seven Sisters collection
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Acrylic paintings
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Uluru, Northern Territory, Australia
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Malya Teamay
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2015
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Glass plate negative - Women and children at campsite, Darwin, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1922

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glass plate negatives
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1922
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Postcard featuring Swanston Street Melbourne

Postcard featuring Swanston Street Melbourne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Child's drawing by unknown child from unknown place

Child's drawing by unknown child from unknown place

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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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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Postcards
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Kodak Ltd
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Questions and Answers

Questions and Answers

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Manuscripts
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Training agreement between W H Treloar and L Bleriot

Training agreement between W H Treloar and L Bleriot

Eric J Treloar collection
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Contracts
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Mr William H. Treloar
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1914
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Stoney Creel, Coffs Harbour

Stoney Creel, Coffs Harbour

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Coffs Harbour, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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QSL card for VK8T, The voice of the Inland

QSL card for VK8T, The voice of the Inland

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1936
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St Joseph's Convent, Mount St, North Sydney, NSW, novitiate building

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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North Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Panorama over the pondage weir, Eildon, Vic

Panorama over the pondage weir, Eildon, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Eildon Reservoir, Eildon, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Map of Tasmania by James Sprent

Map of Tasmania by James Sprent

James Sprent collection
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Maps
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Ceramic glazed vessel tapering to a long narrow neck with a pouring lip and a handle

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Jugs
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Eddie Puruntatameri
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1975
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Album containing documents, drawings and photographs relating to the Bendigo Pottery [Vol D, 1-56]

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William and Jeanette Derham Family - Bendigo Pottery collection
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Albums
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Portrait of a sports team with a ball

Portrait of a sports team with a ball

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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1919
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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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Bark paintings
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Liverpool River, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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