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Namatjira and others

Namatjira and others

Ken Welton collection
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Photographic slides
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Albert Namatjira
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1956
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Women's Dreaming, by Emily Kame Kngwarreye

Women's Dreaming, by Emily Kame Kngwarreye

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Paintings
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Emily K. Kngwarreye
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The entrance gate, Cook Park, Orange, NSW

The entrance gate, Cook Park, Orange, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Orange, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Invitation 'To meet Rear-Admiral Nakamura, OBE, and Officers of HJJM's Training Squadron', 1935

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Betty Hall collection
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Invitations
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr H L. Napthali
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1935
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Corra Lynn, North Esk River, near Launceston, Tasmania

Corra Lynn, North Esk River, near Launceston, Tasmania

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Corra Linn Gorge, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Convict love token with the name and date removed

Convict love token with the name and date removed

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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'Nuda, the rock wallaby site'

'Nuda, the rock wallaby site'

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Paintings
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Tim L. Tjapaltjarri
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Gold and silver plated brass handbuilt model of the Fokker tri-motor monoplane 'Southern Cross', flown by Sir Charles Kingsford-Smith

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Austin Byrne collection no. 1
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Models
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Austin E. Byrne
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1931
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Native tombs and modes of disposing of their dead

Native tombs and modes of disposing of their dead

The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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Prints
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London, England
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George French Angas
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1847
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Love and Peace Forever

Love and Peace Forever

Bali Bombings 2002 Memorial - Parliament of Victoria collection
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Drawings
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Kuta, Bali, Indonesia
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2002
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Postcard featuring a drawing of a wounded soldier being tended by a nun wearing a red cross arm band.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Hope Faithfull on the arm of Jim Webb

Hope Faithfull on the arm of Jim Webb

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Snake sculpture

Snake sculpture

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Wood carvings
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Mutitjulu, Northern Territory, Australia
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Pulya Taylor
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1982
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West Australian wattle

West Australian wattle

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Bon Marche Stores
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The Light on the Hill

The Light on the Hill

Fred Daly collection
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Books
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The Kuri dance; The Palti dance

The Kuri dance; The Palti dance

The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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Prints
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London, England
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George French Angas
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1847
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Bark painting

Bark painting

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 4
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mindjel
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1967
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Tube of pale yellow glass for glass eye sclera

Tube of pale yellow glass for glass eye sclera

Paul McClarin collection
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Samples
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Prince Charles - As a gentleman

Prince Charles - As a gentleman

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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10 for 66 and all that

10 for 66 and all that

Nanette Ward collection
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Books
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London, England
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Arthur A. Mailey
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1958
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Bark painting divided into square and rectangular panels and depicting a rectangular figure with two triangular prongs on the top

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American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mundjinu
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'Reginald's Last Wishes' signed by George Faithfull and H Montague Faithfull

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Documents
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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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Zelie Tipiloura
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Periwinkle painting the Petals

Periwinkle painting the Petals

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mrs Ida Outhwaite
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Brick building, with large doors and a barred door and window

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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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At the waterhole

At the waterhole

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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St. Clements CE, Marrickville

St. Clements CE, Marrickville

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Marrickville, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Church of England
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Luck at last

Luck at last

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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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Edmund Milne collection
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Boomerangs
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Reproduction of a possum skin cloak collected in 1872 from Lake Condah

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Tooloyn Koortakay collection
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Cloaks
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Portland, Victoria, Australia
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Debra Couzens
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2002
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Stop French Testing

Stop French Testing

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Political badges
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Muroroa Atoll, Tuamotu Archipelago, French Polynesia
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Direction des Centres d'Experimentation Nucleaires
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1966
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The Tourist.

The Tourist.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Journals
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1833
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White ceramic dessert bowl with 'CACS' in the centre

White ceramic dessert bowl with 'CACS' in the centre

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Dessert dishes
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Pennington, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Pennington Migrant Centre
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1940
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Painting by Gordon Syron entitled 'Water hole of the sleepy lizard', 1983

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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Paintings
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Gordon Syron
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1983
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Souvenir of Grand Opening New Drummoyne Theatre

Souvenir of Grand Opening New Drummoyne Theatre

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Drummoyne, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1921
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No More Hiroshima

No More Hiroshima

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Political badges
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Hiroshima, Japan
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People for Nuclear Disarmament
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1981
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Hazel, Valerie and Florence Faithfull on ponies

Hazel, Valerie and Florence Faithfull on ponies

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Letter from James Turner, dated 23 December 1864.

Letter from James Turner, dated 23 December 1864.

Bernard Freedman collection no. 1
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Personal letters
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Ballarat, Victoria, Australia
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James Turner
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1864
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Courtroom sketch of the Chamberlain trial by Veronica O'Leary, 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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'Djulukun', bark painting, native plant species

'Djulukun', 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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Victory March Through London, 3rd May, 1919

Victory March Through London, 3rd May, 1919

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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London, England
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J. Beagles & Co.
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1919
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Wattle Day League, S.A, 1918

Wattle Day League, S.A, 1918

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Commemorative badges
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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A W. Patrick
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1918
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Circular wooden inlay box with a lid

Circular wooden inlay box with a lid

Marta Sybaczynsky collection no. 2
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Boxes
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Ukraine
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Group of school boys

Group of school boys

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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World Tunnel Record Holder medallion awarded to A S Novikov 1956

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Snowy Scheme Tunnelling Medal collection
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Medals
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Australia
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Amor Pty Ltd
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1956
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Club

Club

L and T Hackney collection
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Clubs
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Gilgandra, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Thomas P. Hackney
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1918
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Cartoon depicting Peter Costello tossing a coin into a cup labelled N.M.A.

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Geoff Pryor collection no. 3
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Cartoons
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr Geoff Pryor
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1996
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Child's drawing by David Matthews titled:

Child's drawing by David Matthews titled: "Boys shooting Yag...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Nollamara, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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David Matthews
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Convict love token from Samuel Smith, 1839

Convict love token from Samuel Smith, 1839

Convict Love Token collection no. 2
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Convict love tokens
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1839
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Rectangular black metal photographic developing tray

Rectangular black metal photographic developing tray

Turner Family collection
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Developing trays
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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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James Tipungwuti
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G.P.O. Adelaide. Australia Day, 1918

G.P.O. Adelaide. Australia Day, 1918

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Commemorative badges
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Atkinson & Co
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1918
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Goulburn to Sydney Road Race 1926 - Fastest Time medal

Goulburn to Sydney Road Race 1926 - Fastest Time medal

Ken Ross collection
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Sports medals
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Ken Ross
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1926
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Cooktown, N.Queensland

Cooktown, N.Queensland

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Cooktown, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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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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Paper with dried plant (fern) attached

Paper with dried plant (fern) attached

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Plants
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Two quartzite flaked stone spearheads, bundled in bark sheath and secured with textile strips

Two quartzite flaked stone spearheads, bundled in bark sheat...

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spearheads
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Ngilipitji, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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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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'Rangan' (dead paperbark tree), bark painting, native plant species

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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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Aboriginal breastplate for U Robert, King of Big Leather and Big River Tribes

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Edmund Milne collection
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Gwydir River, New South Wales, Australia
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1800
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