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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Drawing of a badger

Drawing of a badger

Alfred Ronalds collection
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Drawings
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The Kostules Rule

The Kostules Rule

Gweneth Meyers collection
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Instruction booklets
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Poster - 10th Commemoration of the Death of the PAC founding President Mangaliso Sobukwe...'

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Kerry Browning collection
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Event posters
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Sharpeville, Gauteng, South Africa
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Mr Robert M. Sobukwe
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1978
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Horse teams pulling wagons loaded with wool bales; at Boondara. Aug 1918.

Horse teams pulling wagons loaded with wool bales; at Boonda...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Boondara, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1918
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Bark painting 'The butterflies who sustain the 'shades' with nectar' by Binyinyuwuy, Milingimbi, 1967

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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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Binyinyuwuy
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1967
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Edgar Richard Mayne's Australian cricket team cap

Edgar Richard Mayne's Australian cricket team cap

Nanette Ward collection
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Caps
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London, England
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Geo Lewin and Co.
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Suitcase made from neutral coloured lacquered canvas over thick cardboard

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Beth Dean Carell collection no. 2
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Suitcases
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Hotel Minerva

Hotel Minerva

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Australia for the Australians, White Australia

Australia for the Australians, White Australia

White Australia Protection Badge collection
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Political badges
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Australia
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1906
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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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Bark painting depicting circles in a geometric design by P. Teeampi, Bathurst Island

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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P Teeampi
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Black and white photograph of US swimmer Ethelda Bleibtrey

Black and white photograph of US swimmer Ethelda Bleibtrey

National Sports Information Centre collection
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Photographs
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Miss Ethelda Bleibtrey
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Embroidery sampler on coarse linen or hessian, featuring various cross stitched letters, numbers and traditional motifs, including a house and tree, peacocks and reindeer, 1827

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Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Textile samplers
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1827
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Clarice Anderson as a young girl.

Clarice Anderson as a young girl.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Portrait photographs
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Australia - A Native Family

Australia - A Native Family

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Baby's bonnet

Baby's bonnet

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Baby bonnets
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This Australia engagement calander and diary for 1961

This Australia engagement calander and diary for 1961

Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Diaries
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Europe
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1960
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Certificate awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, 1889, First Prize

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Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Certificates
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1889
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Convict love token from Charls Tarrier, 1832

Convict love token from Charls Tarrier, 1832

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Stan Mitchell collection
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Footbridge, Lake Wollundry, Wagga, NSW

Footbridge, Lake Wollundry, Wagga, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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'Bulwutja', bark painting, native plant species

'Bulwutja', 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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2013
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Wire basket

Wire basket

Thompson Family collection
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Baskets
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Cinema advertising slide promoting Hartley Cycles, about 1937

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Cycling in Australia - Cinema Advertising collection
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Lantern slides
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Commercial Street, looking east, Mt Gambier, SA

Commercial Street, looking east, 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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Industrial machinery carrying what looks to be metal struts through the air, along tracking.

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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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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Cecilia Martin
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Model boomerang

Model boomerang

JC Le Souef collection
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Boomerangs
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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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Group of school boys in the 7th grade

Group of school boys in the 7th grade

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Hill view of the farmlands, by Shane Pickett.

Hill view of the farmlands, by Shane Pickett.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Paintings
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Shane Pickett
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1980
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Old Government house, Parramatta Park, N.S.W

Old Government house, Parramatta Park, N.S.W

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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1909
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Envelope addressed to W P Faithfull, Goulburn

Envelope addressed to W P Faithfull, Goulburn

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Envelopes
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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William P. Faithfull
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Custom-made hay baling hooks

Custom-made hay baling hooks

Barry Cranston collection
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Hooks
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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1950
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Rounding up the cattle

Rounding up the cattle

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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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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Pearl Turner
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First Prize card awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, Wagga Wagga, 1887

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Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1887
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Paddy Freddy's paint stirrer number 2

Paddy Freddy's paint stirrer number 2

Milikapiti Council collection
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Artists equipment
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Freddy P. Moonnrnmine
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Settler's Home, Adelaide Exhibition, 1910

Settler's Home, Adelaide Exhibition, 1910

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1910
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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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Wave Hill, Northern Territory, Australia
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Robert George
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The Hyde Park Barracks, Sydney

The Hyde Park Barracks, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Hyde Park, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Katherine L. Farran
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Portrait of Philip VI of France

Portrait of Philip VI of France

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Prints
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A Christmas Remembrance

A Christmas Remembrance

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1918
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Two wheeled trolley constructed from a Vehicle Construction Kit

Two wheeled trolley constructed from a Vehicle Construction ...

Sir Roland Wilson collection no. 2
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Toys
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Sir Roland Wilson
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1956
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Shoalhaven River at Nowra, NSW

Shoalhaven River at Nowra, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Shoalhaven River, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Golden Grove Australia Day 1918

Golden Grove Australia Day 1918

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Commemorative badges
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Golden Grove, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Australian Red Cross Society
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1918
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Club, collected from Jimmy Clements aka Yangar aka Nangar

Club, collected from Jimmy Clements aka Yangar aka Nangar

Edmund Milne collection
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Clubs
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Jimmy Clements
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Knife

Knife

Ron Bell collection
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Stone tools
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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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Letter

Letter

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Letters
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Shanghai, China
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1935
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M Bartley & Sons Wholesale and Retail Butchers

M Bartley & Sons Wholesale and Retail Butchers

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Flowers

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

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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Valerian Munkara
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Album containing photographs of Bendigo Pottery events and operations

Album containing photographs of Bendigo Pottery events and o...

William and Jeanette Derham Family - Bendigo Pottery collection
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Photograph albums
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Bark painting 'Flying Fox' by George Milpurrurru, Milingimbi, 1966

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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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George Milpurrurru
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1966
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Pencil and watercolour on paper in Papunya style by an 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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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Geoffrey Janima
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Lake Manapouri, New Zealand

Lake Manapouri, New Zealand

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Lake Manapouri, South Island, New Zealand
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John M. Cantle
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Sharpe Street, Cooma

Sharpe Street, Cooma

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic Postcards
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Cooma, 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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Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
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Christopher Wells
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