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Black metal

Black metal "Winner" brand, hand operated sewing machine

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Sewing machines
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United States of America
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Miss Muriel Ester McPhee
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1916
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Brick was made using the 'Knitlock' brickmaking machine

Brick was made using the 'Knitlock' brickmaking machine

W Herbert and C Peters collection
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Bricks
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New South Wales, Australia
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Warren Herbert
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1984
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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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Lindsay
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That Australian Rag

That Australian Rag

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Bondi Beach, N.S.W.

Bondi Beach, N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bondi Beach, Bondi, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Invitation from the Government of Victoria to Mr Bolton and Lady to attend the Royal Review at Flemington on 10 May 1901

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People's Paraphernalia collection no. 8
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Invitations
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Government of Victoria
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1901
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Boondara - group of eight men standing outside corrugated iron sheds

Boondara - group of eight men standing outside corrugated ir...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Tin of

Tin of "Sunrise Eggs" brand spray dried whole eggs

Dot Butler collection no. 2
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Canned foods
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Pencil and watercolour on paper in Papunya style by unknown Pintupi artist, 1971

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Papunya Art 2008 collection
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Watercolour paintings
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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1971
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Poster

Poster

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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Painting by Benita Clements titled 'Namatjira Family'

Painting by Benita Clements titled 'Namatjira Family'

Ngurratjuta Many Hands collection
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Watercolour paintings
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Benita Clements
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Igor Zorich collection
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Spearheads
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Mr Igor Zorich
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Hyde Street, Bellingen, 1921

Hyde Street, Bellingen, 1921

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bellingen, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1921
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Igor Zorich collection
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Spearheads
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Mr Igor Zorich
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Postcard featuring a black and white photograph of a reward poster for Martin Cash, George Jones and Lawrence Cavenagh

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Martin Cash
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1843
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Lesley Maynard's 5th class nature study project book

Lesley Maynard's 5th class nature study project book

Lesley Maynard collection no. 2
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Textbooks
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Lesley Maynard
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1955
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'Still life with jar and bowl', painted by Eddie Mabo, c1952

'Still life with jar and bowl', painted by Eddie Mabo, c1952

Bonita Mabo collection
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Watercolour paintings
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Eddie K. Mabo
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1952
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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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Philomena
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Jubilee Point and Back Beach, Sorrento, Vic

Jubilee Point and Back Beach, Sorrento, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Jubilee Point, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Edmund Milne collection
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Boomerangs
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Holster for a Colt Model 1851 Navy revolver

Holster for a Colt Model 1851 Navy revolver

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Holsters
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Boys on the lime topped rocks

Boys on the lime topped rocks

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Sculpture - wood - turtle

Sculpture - wood - turtle

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Wood carvings
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Pat Reid
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1975
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The Aborigines are making fire with sticks

The Aborigines are making fire with sticks

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Jervis Bay, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Donna Lamb
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Sepia photograph of street bordered by recently planted palm trees

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Postcard featuring an officer in a studio photograph

Postcard featuring an officer in a studio photograph

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Letter to Veronica O'Leary regarding drawings she made at the 1982 trial of Michael and Lindy Chamberlain.

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Veronica O'Leary collection no. 1
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Letters
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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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Postcard featuring a mounted photograph

Postcard featuring a mounted photograph "AUSTRALIANS LANDING...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Gallipoli, Turkey
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Lilian Faithfull, Ann Deane, William Pitt Faithfull, Ethel Faithfull (nee Joplin), Florence Faithfull

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Courtroom sketch 'Cross examination of Rex Harold Kuchel, consultant botanist.' by Veronica O'Leary, 23 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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Narra ceremony by Birrikidji Gumana, Yirrkala, 1967

Narra ceremony by Birrikidji Gumana, Yirrkala, 1967

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Birrikitji Gumana
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1967
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Photograph of ship and paddle steamer

Photograph of ship and paddle steamer

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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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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Yalata, South Australia, Australia
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Roslyn Charr
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Victoria Street [looking north], Bunbury, West Australia

Victoria Street [looking north], Bunbury, West Australia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bunbury, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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New Zealand

New Zealand

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Skew back hand saw

Skew back hand saw

John Docker collection
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Saws
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Ted Docker
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1920
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Railway Tower, Sydney

Railway Tower, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Central Railway Station, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Douglas Pratt
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Black Forrest Road

Black Forrest Road

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1909
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Corroboree

Corroboree

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Nelson Peters
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Railway Station Belmore

Railway Station Belmore

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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The Crown Studios
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1908
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Scout's National Service badge certificate

Scout's National Service badge certificate

Barry Williams collection
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Certificates
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Barry Williams
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1942
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Running shoe, right

Running shoe, right

Nova Peris collection
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Sports footwear
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Nike
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Painting on masonite by Mindjugak,1965 - depicts eight groper fish.

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Dr Alex Van der Leeden collection
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Paintings
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Numbulwar, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mindjugak
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1965
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Sydney May Day Committee UAW (Union of Australian Women) Best Women's Organisation, 1990

Sydney May Day Committee UAW (Union of Australian Women) Bes...

Union of Australian Women collection
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Plates
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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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Kicking a behind

Kicking a behind

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr W C. Prentice
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'Nyaru' by Charlie Wallabi, 2007

'Nyaru' by Charlie Wallabi, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Paintings
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Kilykily, Western Australia, Australia
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Charlie Wallabi
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2007
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Light Horse in action, Romani, Palestine, 1916

Light Horse in action, Romani, Palestine, 1916

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1916
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Douglas Seaton collection
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Greetings from Brisbane

Greetings from Brisbane

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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Spirit women

Spirit women

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Glazed ceramic animal figure

Glazed ceramic animal figure

Terence Lane collection
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Animal figures
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Gum nuts

Gum nuts

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Shop in Camperdown, advertising Nat Lewis' local election campaign

Shop in Camperdown, advertising Nat Lewis' local election ca...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Camperdown, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1909
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Incised wooden narrow shield

Incised wooden narrow shield

South Eastern Australian Shields and Club collection
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Shields
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Australian lyre birds displaying tails

Australian lyre birds displaying tails

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Tandem Water Cart. Toronto, N.S.W, 1906

Tandem Water Cart. Toronto, N.S.W, 1906

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Toronto, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1906
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'Ngapawarla Jila' by Nyuju Stumpy Brown, 2007

'Ngapawarla Jila' by Nyuju Stumpy Brown, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Fitzroy Crossing, Western Australia, Australia
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Nyuju S. Brown
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2007
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Handwritten recipes for potted beef

Handwritten recipes for potted beef

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Manuscripts
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Rainbow Snake Dreaming 5

Rainbow Snake Dreaming 5

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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