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Linocut of diving helmet titled 'Au Karem ar Araigi le' by Ellarose Savage, 2012

Linocut of diving helmet titled 'Au Karem ar Araigi le' by E...

Ellarose Savage collection no.2
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Linocuts
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Darnley Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Ms Ellarose Savage
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2012
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Running shoe, right

Running shoe, right

Nova Peris collection
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Sports footwear
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Nova Peris
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Postcard of a ship called Forrest Hill

Postcard of a ship called Forrest Hill

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Shell necklace

Shell necklace

Reverend and Mrs Fenn collection no. 2
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Necklaces
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Barkly Street, looking west, Ararat, Vic

Barkly Street, looking west, Ararat, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Ararat, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Bayonet with scabbard from Light Horse uniform

Bayonet with scabbard from Light Horse uniform

James Taylor Light Horse collection
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Military equipment
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Sergeant James S. Taylor
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Club

Club

Professor Henry and Luise Krips collection
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1993
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A black and white photograph entitled

A black and white photograph entitled "Making a turtle pose ...

Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Photographs
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Lady Musgrave Island, Great Barrier Reef, Queensland, Australia
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1934
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Joseph Sewill Marine Chronometer No 9143, with accessories in a wooden case, used in HMAS Tamworth

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Department of Defence collection
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Chronometers
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Liverpool, Merseyside, England
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Joseph Sewell
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History for Fourth Classes

History for Fourth Classes

Reverend John Grosse collection
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Textbooks
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Reverend John Grosse
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1916 Easter Show Supplements

1916 Easter Show Supplements

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1916
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Gagarrar, Menyaba and Wuluwulg - a Bremer Island story

Gagarrar, Menyaba and Wuluwulg - a Bremer Island story

Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mathaman Marika
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1910
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Portland Cement works office, NSW

Portland Cement works office, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Portland, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Access permit sticker for the Parliament House Opening Ceremony 9 May 1988

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Chris Grady collection
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Stickers
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Government of Australia
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1988
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Convict love token from T. Lucas, 1834

Convict love token from T. Lucas, 1834

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Blue Lake, Mt Gambier, SA

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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Lookstick used by Rear Admiral John Gore

Lookstick used by Rear Admiral John Gore

Jack Gallaway collection
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London, England
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Gilbert and Co London
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Fish scoop

Fish scoop

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Fishing equipment
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Townsville, Queensland, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Piece of a turtle shell with spiral patterns on it

Piece of a turtle shell with spiral patterns on it

Herbert E Read collection
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Animal parts
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'The Highway Code for Bicycle Riders', published 1940

'The Highway Code for Bicycle Riders', published 1940

Cycling in Australia - Ephemera collection no.1
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Pamphlets
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Sketch of Beth Dean in a seated dance pose wearing an orange-brown costume with white swirls, [5 min Sketch by Bill Constable 1950]

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Beth Dean Carell collection no. 2
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Brisbane showing Queensland Gunboat

Brisbane showing Queensland Gunboat

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Queensland Maritime Defence Force
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1908
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Original Sorry badge and card produced by Link-Up

Original Sorry badge and card produced by Link-Up

Peter Read collection
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Badges
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Australians.  Greetings at Xmas

Australians. Greetings at Xmas

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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England, United Kingdom
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B. B., London
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1912
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Far West Children's Health Scheme

Far West Children's Health Scheme

Ben Chifley collection no. 3
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Receipts
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Courtroom sketch 'Tom Pauling questioning Mrs. Wittaker.' by Veronica O'Leary dated 17 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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Condolence card to the victims of the Bali bombings

Condolence card to the victims of the Bali bombings

Bali Bombings 2002 Memorial - Parliament of Victoria collection
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Greeting cards
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Richmond, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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2002
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Remains of a

Remains of a "Pepper box" revolver

Royal Australian Historical Society collection no. 2
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Revolvers
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Young, New South Wales, Australia
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Chinese Miners
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1845
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Sharpening steel

Sharpening steel

Thompson Family collection
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Sharpening steels
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'Wulawarry' freshwater eel tailed catfish and 'Bipupan' file snakes at Murwangi

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Sally Banyard collection
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Bark paintings
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Arafura Swamp, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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George Garrawun
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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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Caroona, NSW, Australia
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Karen Allen
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HMS Eclipse

HMS Eclipse

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Musgrave Street Wharf, Mosman's Bay

Musgrave Street Wharf, Mosman's Bay

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mosman Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1905
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View of France-Belgium gallery, Australian War Memorial, Canberra

View of France-Belgium gallery, Australian War Memorial, Can...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Australian War Memorial, Campbell, Canberra, Australian Capital Ter...
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1914
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Champion Prize card awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, 1887

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Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1887
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I am a Woman for Peace

I am a Woman for Peace

Union of Australian Women collection
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Political badges
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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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The Town Hall, Parramatta, NSW

The Town Hall, Parramatta, NSW

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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Australian Government Bentley 'S' Series 3 black saloon motor car used by Sir Robert Menzies

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Department of Administrative Services (Transport and Storage Divisi...
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Motor cars
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Crewe, Cheshire, England
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Rolls Royce
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1964
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Movement for the Ordination of Women - We all try to do God's will: you in your way and G in Hers

Movement for the Ordination of Women - We all try to do God'...

Movement for the Ordination of Women collection
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Political badges
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Church of England
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1984
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First prize card awarded at the Yass Spring Show, 1906

First prize card awarded at the Yass Spring Show, 1906

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1906
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Convict love token from Robert Bridges, 1843

Convict love token from Robert Bridges, 1843

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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The Convict Ship

The Convict Ship

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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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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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Alice Springs High School
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Minyi Puru

Minyi Puru

Martumili Seven Sisters collection no. 1
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Acrylic paintings
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Parnngurr, Western Australia, Australia
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Mulyatingki Marney
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2015
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Booklet titled 'Canberra Street Names and their Origins'

Booklet titled 'Canberra Street Names and their Origins'

Thompson Family collection
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Booklets
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Bird sculpture

Bird sculpture

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Wood carvings
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Kanginy
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Colour photograph of the launch of the Peace Bus, Hobart, October 1984

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Hobart Peace Centre collection
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Photographs
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Rodney Baker
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1984
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The Mental Hospital, Parramatta, NSW

The Mental Hospital, Parramatta, NSW

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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Festliederbuchlein..festive hymns of the U.E.L.C.A owned by Reverend John Grosse

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Reverend John Grosse collection
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Religious books
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Reverend John Grosse
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Two 'Clark's Claw' surgical tools in a box

Two 'Clark's Claw' surgical tools in a box

Graeme Clark, University of Melbourne - Cochlear Limited collection
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Surgical instruments
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Wooden decorated carving of a snake by Nangunyarri I

Wooden decorated carving of a snake by Nangunyarri I

Dorothy Bennett collection
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Wood carvings
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Nangunyarri I
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1974
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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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Sammy Kerindun
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Great Bowlers and Fielders, their methods at a glance

Great Bowlers and Fielders, their methods at a glance

Nanette Ward collection
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Books
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London, England
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George W. Beldam
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1906
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Vote No to the Politican's Republic

Vote No to the Politican's Republic

Australians for Constitutional Monarchy collection
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Placards
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Australians For Constitutional Monarchy
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1999
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Bark painting 'Head of Animal (Kangaroo)' by Yuwunyuwun Marruwarr, Gunbalanya, 1974

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Yuwunyuwun Marruwarr
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1974
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Labour Selected and Endorsed Candidate.  Vote 1 J.T. Lang

Labour Selected and Endorsed Candidate. Vote 1 J.T. Lang

People's Paraphernalia collection no. 12
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Political badges
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New South Wales, Australia
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Hon John (Jack) T. Lang
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1920
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Envelope addressed to Miss Faithfull, Springfield, near Goulburn, NSW

Envelope addressed to Miss Faithfull, Springfield, near Goul...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Envelopes
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Native Bear. When the moon is brightly shining

Native Bear. When the moon is brightly shining

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Marlborough Art Co
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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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Black's Camp, Queensland

Black's Camp, Queensland

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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