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Model spearthrower

Model spearthrower

JC Le Souef collection
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Small scale models
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Elwood, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Albert A. Le Souef
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1868
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Postcard featuring a black and white photograph of a group of penguins

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Goulburn to Sydney Road Race 1934 - 56th place medal

Goulburn to Sydney Road Race 1934 - 56th place medal

Ken Ross collection
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Sports medals
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Ken Ross
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1934
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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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National Park. Sydney. N.S.W.

National Park. Sydney. N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Germany
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Violin made by William Auchterlonie, 1939

Violin made by William Auchterlonie, 1939

Raymond Holliday collection
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Violins
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Pair of black brown wooden music sticks

Pair of black brown wooden music sticks

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Clapsticks
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Mutitjulu, Northern Territory, Australia
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Pulya Taylor
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View from Stowport Road, Burnie, Tasmania

View from Stowport Road, Burnie, Tasmania

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Burnie, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Wedding cake tin

Wedding cake tin

Margot Child collection
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Tins
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Mrs Margot Child
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Club

Club

Patricia Heath collection
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Clubs
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Ms Patricia Heath
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World Tournament in Perth - Australia v Scotland 14-8-67.

World Tournament in Perth - Australia v Scotland 14-8-67.

History of Netball - Margaret Pewtress collection
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Scoresheets
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Convict love token from Henry Teague, 1845

Convict love token from Henry Teague, 1845

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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Woodenbong, New South Wales, Australia
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Michael Close
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Paris - Brest - Paris, 1891-1991 [cycling]

Paris - Brest - Paris, 1891-1991 [cycling]

Sir Hubert Opperman collection no. 2
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Commemorative badges
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Stone tool - Knife

Stone tool - Knife

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Stone tools
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The whistle ducks fanning the duck

The whistle ducks fanning the duck

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dominica Katjirr
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Note about the location of several sets of keys

Note about the location of several sets of keys

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Notes
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The wonderful Blue Lake, Mt Gambier, SA

The wonderful 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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Woven fibre pubic cover.

Woven fibre pubic cover.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Personal adornments
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Miniature medals of William Beausang

Miniature medals of William Beausang

William Beausang collection
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Bark painting 'The mimi man Normogormo on his way from Majong to Guriba' by Bobby Barrdjaray Nganjmirra, Gunbalanya, 1968

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Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 5
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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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1968
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Wooden bowl

Wooden bowl

Papuan Official collection
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Bowls
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Central Province, Papua New Guinea
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Mr R L Bellamy
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1915
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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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Marlene Sarmardin
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Steamboat in harbour

Steamboat in harbour

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Kodak Ltd
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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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1937
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Film negative - Home of Bullion Mine, near Barrow Creek, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1924

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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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1924
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Eileen Comprapar
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Glass plate negative - The old battery,  Arltunga, 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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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1923
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Tube of white glass for glass eye sclera

Tube of white glass for glass eye sclera

Paul McClarin collection
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Samples
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Sir Charles Wentworth Dilke standing in a garden.

Sir Charles Wentworth Dilke standing in a garden.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Photograph of Jane Macdonald Gellibrand

Photograph of Jane Macdonald Gellibrand

Joseph Tice Gellibrand collection
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Photographs
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Untitled child's drawing by Paula Prior, St Michael's School, Palm Island QLD

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Palm Island, Queensland, Australia
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Paula Prior
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Cartoon depicting Jim Cairns wearing a tie with a heart on it

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Clarrie King collection
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Cartoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Clarrie King
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1975
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Bark painting depicting a hunter of the dreamtime called Migganarg.

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Billy Yirawala
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'Mungily' by Veronica Lulu, 2008

'Mungily' by Veronica Lulu, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Paintings
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Mulan, Western Australia, Australia
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Veronica Lulu
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2008
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Brown checked riding jacket

Brown checked riding jacket

Colledge Family collection
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Jackets
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Australia
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Miss Emilie Roach
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1914
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Advertising card featuring Matt Wells

Advertising card featuring Matt Wells

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising cards
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Sydney Stadium, Rushcutters Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1913
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Glass plate negative - Wagon carrying 8-tonne load, Victoria River, 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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Pattern for knitting machine

Pattern for knitting machine

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Patterns
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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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Neil Yunkaporta
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Film negative - Small palm trees and other vegetation, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1928

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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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1928
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Blast funace Dept [Turbo-Blower]

Blast funace Dept [Turbo-Blower]

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Bark painting of birds, fish and snakes

Bark painting of birds, fish and snakes

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Bark paintings
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Ceduna, South Australia, Australia
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Djorrupum
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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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Yuendumu, Northern Territory, Australia
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Joseph Jungarray Dickson
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Letter from Stephen White to his sons, 1862

Letter from Stephen White to his sons, 1862

Tony Hill collection no. 4
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Letters
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New Zealand
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Stephen White
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1862
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Baking tin for tarts

Baking tin for tarts

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Tart tins
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Reid's Albion Hotel

Reid's Albion Hotel

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1905
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Poster -

Poster - "Hiroshima Never Again"

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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Invoice from firm of Thomas Evans, Melbourne 1887

Invoice from firm of Thomas Evans, Melbourne 1887

Rabbits in Australia collection no. 3
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Invoices
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Postcard - Ship named Plassy

Postcard - Ship named Plassy

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Southampton, Southampton, England
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Journal of a Voyage to New South Wales

Journal of a Voyage to New South Wales

Surgeon General John White's Journal collection
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Journals
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New South Wales, Australia
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Surgeon-General John White
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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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Helen Pamtoonda
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The Parramatta from near Gladesville, 1906

The Parramatta from near Gladesville, 1906

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Parramatta River, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1906
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WJS knitted vest

WJS knitted vest

William James Simpson Collection
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Clothing
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Mr William J. Simpson
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Embroidery patterns

Embroidery patterns

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Man in a rowing canoe on a river, with a bridge in the background

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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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Colonising Species, by Kevin Gilbert

Colonising Species, by Kevin Gilbert

Eleanor Williams-Gilbert collection
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Linocuts
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Mr Kevin Gilbert
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1989
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School report

School report

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Reports
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The Frog Singing

The Frog Singing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lawrence Miller
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Aboriginal corroboree, showing a house and fencing in background.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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