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Thoroughbrace Coach used by the Nowland family, with accessories, trunk, spanner and jack

Thoroughbrace Coach used by the Nowland family, with accesso...

Royal Australian Historical Society collection no. 1
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Horse drawn coaches
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Concord, New Hampshire, United States of America
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Abbott-Downing Company
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1854
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Film negative - Trig erected on Krupp Hill, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1903

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Film negatives
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1903
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Gladesville Bridge, Parramatta River, Sydney

Gladesville Bridge, Parramatta River, Sydney

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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1915
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Mauri Brothers & Thomson (N.S.W. Branch) Pty Ltd

Mauri Brothers & Thomson (N.S.W. Branch) Pty Ltd

ET Fealy collection
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Pamphlets
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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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Port Keats (Wadeye), Northern Territory, Australia
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Mary C. Karui
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Aboriginal breastplate for Tommy, Constable Wellington

Aboriginal breastplate for Tommy, Constable Wellington

Edmund Milne collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Wellington, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Edmund Milne Snr
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1931
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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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Port Keats (Wadeye), Northern Territory, Australia
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Kungkarangkalpa by Judith Yinyika Chambers

Kungkarangkalpa by Judith Yinyika Chambers

Warakurna History Paintings collection
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Paintings
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Warakurna Community, Western Australia, Australia
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Judith Y. Chambers
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2011
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Black and white photograph of Fred Daly with an unidentified man and woman, in front of the Brandenburg Gate, 1961

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Fred Daly collection
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Berlin, Germany
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Hon Frederick 'Fred' M. Daly
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1961
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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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Casino, New South Wales, Australia
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John Roberts
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Red dots and orange squares on red

Red dots and orange squares on red

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Amber-coloured cigar holder contained within a dark plum-coloured leather cigar case

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Nanette Ward collection
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Smoking equipment
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Edgar Richard Mayne
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Child's drawing - Trip to Green Island by Dianna Merrkiyawuy Gamambarr, Yirrkala NT

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Nhulunbuy, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dianna Merrkiyawuy Ganambarr
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Margaret Downs Station journal July 1959 - December 1964

Margaret Downs Station journal July 1959 - December 1964

Emanuel Family collection
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Ledgers
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Benson and Hedges cigarette tin with cigarettes

Benson and Hedges cigarette tin with cigarettes

Muriel Kelly collection
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Cigarette boxes
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Edmund Milne collection
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Boomerangs
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Yass Spring Show, 1906, Second Prize

Yass Spring Show, 1906, Second Prize

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1906
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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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Sam, King of Merton, Presented by William Dawes Esq

Sam, King of Merton, Presented by William Dawes Esq

L Richard Smith breastplate collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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King Sam
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Large drum made from hollowed gum tree

Large drum made from hollowed gum tree

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Vernon Graham collection
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Musical drums
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Vernon Graham
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Presbyterian Ladies College, Sydney - The Quadrangle

Presbyterian Ladies College, Sydney - The Quadrangle

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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Glass plate negative - Aboriginal postman carrying mail between Nullabor station, South Australia, and Eucla, Western Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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1920
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Photograph of George Weir with his young son Charlie, who is sitting on a horse

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George and Mary Weir collection
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Photographs
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Jindabyne, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr George F. Weir
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1950
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Buzacott Cyanogas Dust Blower Rabbit Fumigator Pump

Buzacott Cyanogas Dust Blower Rabbit Fumigator Pump

Cregan Family collection
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Pest control equipment
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Buzacott & Co Ltd
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1920
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Sydney Sports Ground 1925-1926 medal

Sydney Sports Ground 1925-1926 medal

Ken Ross collection
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Sports medals
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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W Kerr
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1925
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Joy of sound

Joy of sound

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 showing E.R. Mayne going out to bat against Kent at Canterbury Ground, England, 1921

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Nanette Ward collection
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Photographs
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England, United Kingdom
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Edgar Richard Mayne
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1921
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Wooden photographic print frame

Wooden photographic print frame

Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Contact printing frames
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Jannay
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Untitled child's drawing by Anthony Mungawur age12, St Francis Xavier School, Daly River NT

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Case for a Kullberg No 1332 chronometer

Case for a Kullberg No 1332 chronometer

Australian Survey Office collection no. 2
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Cases
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Australian Survey Office
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Teleprinter printout related to the dismissal of the Whitlam government 'The President of the Australian Labor Party and the Australian Council of Trade Unions, Mr Bob Hawke tonight predicted...

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Pat Rawlings collection
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Telegrams
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Australian Associated Press
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1975
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Child's drawing - Aerial view of land, boat in water by Barrmula.

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Barrmula
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Tents set up on goods train carriages.  Trans-Australian Railway

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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"SECOND PRIZE, GOULBURN, 1905, A., P., AND H. SOCIETY"

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1905
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Fishing Eagles

Fishing Eagles

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Art Series
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Bowral Superior Public School, 1908

Bowral Superior Public School, 1908

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bowral, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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Holbrooks Table Delicacies

Holbrooks Table Delicacies

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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England, United Kingdom
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Red and gold flowers

Red and gold flowers

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Child's drawing - Irramaru (Tiwi word for eagle) by John Vincent Orsto age 10yrs, St Therese's School, Nguiu, Bathurst Island NT

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Wurrumiyanga (Nguiu), Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Terri...
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John V. Orsto
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MOSMAN'S BAY.

MOSMAN'S BAY.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mosman Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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'Darwirr', bark painting, native plant species

'Darwirr', bark painting, native plant species

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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2014
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Teleprinter printout related to the last parliamentary session held at provisional Parliament House, Canberra in 1988 'The last Question Time in old Parliament House ended today...'

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Pat Rawlings collection
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Telegrams
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Australian Associated Press
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1988
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Boomerang

Boomerang

University of Sydney General collection
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Boomerangs
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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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Admiralty House

Admiralty House

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Fishing nets, largely used on rivers in Kwangsu, April 1917

Fishing nets, largely used on rivers in Kwangsu, April 1917

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1913
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Ba Imi nia salvasaun

Ba Imi nia salvasaun

Australian Army History Unit collection
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Leaflets
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East Timor
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Australian Army
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1999
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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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Sylvester V. Fernando
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Souvenir miniature cricket bat, 'Australian XI vs Singapore & Malaya, May & June 1927, The Europe Hotel, Singapore'

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Nanette Ward collection
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Commemorative objects
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Singapore
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Edgar Richard Mayne
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1927
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Parliament House, Perth, WA

Parliament House, Perth, WA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Glass plate negative - Central Mt. Stuart, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1923

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glass plate negatives
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Central Mount Stuart, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1923
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Valentines Series - When Three Is Not A Crowd

Valentines Series - When Three Is Not A Crowd

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Souvenir white china saucer (or plate) commemorating the silver jubilee of Queen Elizabeth II

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Cecil Ballard Jnr collection
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Saucers
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Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
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Australian Football League sports trading card of Gary Dhurrkay of the Fremantle Dockers

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Select Australia collection
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Collecting cards
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Terrey Hills, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Select Australia Pty Ltd
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1996
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Cloth drawstring bag

Cloth drawstring bag

Jean Galbraith collection
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Bags
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We want it simple

We want it simple

Political Humour Competition 1996 collection
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Cartoons
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Mr Bruce Petty
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1996
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Lavender Bay, Sydney, N.S.W. in 1905

Lavender Bay, Sydney, N.S.W. in 1905

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Lavender Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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QSL card for VK6 - MW

QSL card for VK6 - MW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1936
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Bush Leaf

Bush Leaf

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Coburg Amateur Cycling Club ten mile road race trophy 1931 won by Reg Goodwin

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Reg Goodwin collection
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Trophies
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Reginald A. Goodwin
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1931
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