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'Dilminyin', bark painting, native plant specie native plant species

'Dilminyin', bark painting, native plant specie native plant...

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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Hysterical Penguins

Hysterical Penguins

Behind the Lines 2008 collection
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Cartoons
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Ms Judy Horacek
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Emu feather skirt made by Wendy Berick

Emu feather skirt made by Wendy Berick

Berick Family collection
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Skirts
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Ms Wendy Berick
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Palace Gardens, Sydney, N.S.W

Palace Gardens, Sydney, N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Royal Botanic Gardens, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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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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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Desmond
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Sepia toned photograph of a town

Sepia toned photograph of a town

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Baking dish

Baking dish

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Baking dishes
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Wishing You A Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year - Ocean Beach Manly

Wishing You A Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year - Ocean B...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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North Steyne Beach, Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Bark painting divided into 16 panels by three horizontal white bands with red outlines

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Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Snake Bay, Melville Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Polly Miller
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1965
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Armchair made by the Zilm family of Booleroo, SA, 1895

Armchair made by the Zilm family of Booleroo, SA, 1895

Zilm family furniture collection
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Chairs
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1895
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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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Djalun
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Yirrumarrv, Ngarringa and Kilipurnini.

Yirrumarrv, Ngarringa and Kilipurnini.

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Cast kangaroo candlestick

Cast kangaroo candlestick

Terence Lane collection
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Candlesticks
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Sheffield, England
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John Figorski & Co
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1885
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Goanna [Perentie]

Goanna [Perentie]

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Wood carvings
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Northern Territory, Australia
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Billy Wara
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1982
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Iron Ore Mining as a Source of Ochre Pigments by John Wolseley, 1995

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Judith and Ron Behan collection no. 2
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John Wolseley
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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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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Desmond Koongotema
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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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Christine Bowman
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Poster-

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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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Miss Gabrielle Ray

Miss Gabrielle Ray

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Belgium
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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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Trevallyn & West Tamar Road, Launceston, Tas

Trevallyn & West Tamar Road, Launceston, Tas

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Trevallyn, Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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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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South East Wind

South East Wind

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Nambinara
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1948
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Church of St Jude Randwick decorated for wedding Aug 1890

Church of St Jude Randwick decorated for wedding Aug 1890

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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1890
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Anti-Warism at a University: suggestions for Change

Anti-Warism at a University: suggestions for Change

Elsie Gare collection no. 1
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Pamphlets
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Mr Gregg Landy
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Booklet titled 'Melbourne and Victoria'

Booklet titled 'Melbourne and Victoria'

Thompson Family collection
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Booklets
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Evening lights, Lake Kerford, Beechworth, Vic

Evening lights, Lake Kerford, Beechworth, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Beechworth, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Photograph of a group of people holding a sign saying 'Black Control of Black Affairs'

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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Photographic prints
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Moarialta Falls, Near Adelaide, S.A.

Moarialta Falls, Near Adelaide, S.A.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Morialta Falls, Morialta Conservation Park, Mount Lofty Ranges, Sou...
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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A Pigeon's letter

A Pigeon's letter

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Cards
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Lantern slide - Chambers Pillar, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Lantern slides
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Chambers Pillar, Central Desert, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1920
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Ocean Beach, Manly NSW

Ocean Beach, Manly NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Untitled by Miriam Napanangka, 2007

Untitled by Miriam Napanangka, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Paintings
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Kujuwarri, Western Australia, Australia
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Miriam Napanangka
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2007
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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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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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Cartoon depicting a man running through tall grass yelling

Cartoon depicting a man running through tall grass yelling "...

Vane Lindesay collection no. 1
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Cartoons
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Mr Vane Lindesay
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1987
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Letter of congratulations from I. A. Nowland to Edna Thompson on receiving her British Empire Medal, 1977

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Thompson Family collection
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Letters
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Edna M. Thompson
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1977
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The Wati who was looking for Lasseter by Jean Burke

The Wati who was looking for Lasseter by Jean Burke

Warakurna History Paintings collection
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Paintings
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Warakurna Community, Western Australia, Australia
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Jean I. Burke
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2011
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Sample of Munyuro seeds

Sample of Munyuro seeds

Stan Mitchell collection
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Botanical specimens
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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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John B. Pilakui
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Invoice

Invoice

ET Fealy collection
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Invoices
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'Rakay', Painted hollow log, native plant species

'Rakay', Painted hollow log, native plant species

Mulkun Wirrpanda collection
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Artworks
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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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Cricket ball

Cricket ball

Macks Southwell collection
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Cricket balls
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Weapon - Spear

Weapon - Spear

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spears
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Melville Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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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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Peter
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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Colt Model 1851 Navy revolver with accompanying leather holster and label referring to the bushranger incident.

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Revolvers
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United States of America
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Samuel Colt
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1850
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Invitation to a garden party at Government House to meet the Queen and Prince Philip, 1963

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Invitations
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Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
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1963
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Convict love token from John Palmer, 1829

Convict love token from John Palmer, 1829

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Class photograph of Prahran Technical School students

Class photograph of Prahran Technical School students

Thompson Family collection
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Photographs
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Prahran, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Glass plate negative - Women and children at campsite, Darwin, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1922

Glass plate negative - Women and children at campsite, Darwi...

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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Convict love token from Charles Waldron, 1844

Convict love token from Charles Waldron, 1844

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Tintype portrait of a young woman 1880s

Tintype portrait of a young woman 1880s

Bothwell Museum collection
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Tintypes
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Bothwell Museum
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1880
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Poster -

Poster - "Just This? - or Justice?"

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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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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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Ray and Dallas Maple Family collection no. 2
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Spearthrowers
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South Australia, Australia
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Howard Maple
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1930
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The Dewdrop Fountain, Fitzroy Gardens, Melbourne, Vic

The Dewdrop Fountain, 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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Esperanto reading in part

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

Thompson Family collection
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Booklets
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Leather dog shoe worn on long bush walking trips in the Blue Mountains by the Dunphy's fox terrier named Dextre

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Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Animal accessories
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Myles J Dunphy
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1925
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Stone blade from Kimberley

Stone blade from Kimberley

Igor Zorich collection
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Stone tools
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