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Black and white photograph of US swimmer Ethelda Bleibtrey receiving Olympic trophies from the King of Belgium, 1920

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National Sports Information Centre collection
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Belgium
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Miss Ethelda Bleibtrey
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1920
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The New Testament presented to Lois Grosse (nee Ottens)

The New Testament presented to Lois Grosse (nee Ottens)

Reverend John Grosse collection
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Bibles
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Mrs Lois V. Grosse
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1953
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The Crocodile, Tungarapia and the Wallaby, Ubraitja

The Crocodile, Tungarapia and the Wallaby, Ubraitja

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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Yalioura
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1948
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1985  Participation Development Peace - IYY [International Youth Year].

1985 Participation Development Peace - IYY [International Y...

Union of Australian Women collection
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Commemorative 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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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Michael Marshall
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Waist corsage consisting of a small posy of white artificial flowers, pink buds and green leaves

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Meg Pocock collection
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Corsages
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Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Margaret 'Meg' E. Pocock
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1959
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Billy, King of Bonnie Doon, Lorne

Billy, King of Bonnie Doon, Lorne

L Richard Smith breastplate collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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First Anzac Day, 25th April, 1916 for Classes V and VI

First Anzac Day, 25th April, 1916 for Classes V and VI

Sir Littleton Groom collection
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Commemorative books
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1916
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Certificate awarded for first prize to Mrs V.M. Wilson at the Wyong Show, 1973 for the 'Jacobean bird' textile panel

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Wyong, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1973
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Cardboard box

Cardboard box

Thompson Family collection
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Boxes
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The Lakes Road, Mt Gambier, SA

The Lakes Road, 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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Mitsubishi 'Delegate' phone

Mitsubishi 'Delegate' phone

Ken Gold collection
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Telephones
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Ken Gold
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Clear glass bowl to commemorate Australia's Centenary in 1888

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Terence Lane collection
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Commemorative plates
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Sunderland, England
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Greener & Co
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1887
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Postcard advertising a film titled 'Missing Husbands'

Postcard advertising a film titled 'Missing Husbands'

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Paris, France
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Landscape with grass tree

Landscape with grass tree

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Watercolour paintings
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Leap Year 1912

Leap Year 1912

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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1912
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Child's drawing by of a bulldozer by Ben Pascoe

Child's drawing by of a bulldozer by Ben Pascoe

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Nhulunbuy, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ben Pascoe
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Pair of boot stands

Pair of boot stands

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Boot trees
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'Oh dear, this is so sudden

'Oh dear, this is so sudden

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Miss May Hartshorn
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1906
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Food storage container

Food storage container

Muriel Kelly collection
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Food storage containers
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Colonial Sugar Refining Co. Ltd
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Ravenscraig

Ravenscraig

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Katoomba, Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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1919
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'Wana and Puliaba' or 'Goanna Corroboree at Mirkantji', painted by Kaapa Tjampitjinpa, 1971

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Papunya Art 2008 collection
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Paintings
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Kaapa M. Tjampitjinpa
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1971
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Jessie Harris (nee Baker) with her children,  Jessie, Phyllis, George (Tom)

Jessie Harris (nee Baker) with her children, Jessie, Phylli...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Tax cart

Tax cart

Mary Nicholson collection no. 1
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Cartoons
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Mr Peter Nicholson
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1985
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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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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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QSL card for VK2UB

QSL card for VK2UB

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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'Kungkarangkalpa (Seven Sisters)' by Angilyiya Mitchell, 2016

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Angilyiya Mitchell collection
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Acrylic paintings
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Angilyiya T. Mitchell
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2016
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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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Ceduna, South Australia, Australia
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Gae Mastrosavas
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Two men feeding a baby camel with a spoon

Two men feeding a baby camel with a spoon

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1913
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Red hard cover elephant folio scrapbook relating to John [Johnny] Warrens' soccer career, 1970-1972

Red hard cover elephant folio scrapbook relating to John [Jo...

John 'Johnny' Warren collection
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Scrapbooks
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John N. Warren MBE OAM
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Spearheads
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Piccadilly from Carminow, Mt Lofty, SA

Piccadilly from Carminow, Mt Lofty, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Piccadilly, Adelaide Hills, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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A caravan with Price and Co 'Ship' Candles...Each camel has 20 boxes of Candles

A caravan with Price and Co 'Ship' Candles...Each camel has ...

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1913
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Invoice from the Richmond Iron Works, Victoria, 1901

Invoice from the Richmond Iron Works, Victoria, 1901

Cycling in Australia - Ephemera collection no.1
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Invoices
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SYDNEY HEADS FROM MANLY

SYDNEY HEADS FROM MANLY

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Bath plug

Bath plug

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Sink plugs
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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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View of a town, looking out over boats on a body of water

View of a town, looking out over boats on a body of water

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Part of Old Sydney Station by night

Part of Old Sydney Station by night

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Charles H. Kerry
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Handwritten poem

Handwritten poem

Ruby Lee collection
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Notes
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1935
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Barker Street, Castlemaine, Vic

Barker Street, Castlemaine, Vic

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

Weapon - Boomerang

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Boomerangs
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Child's drawing by Gary

Child's drawing by Gary

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Gary
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Collector's teaspoon, OPPY, ROCHESTER VIC

Collector's teaspoon, OPPY, ROCHESTER VIC

Sir Hubert Opperman collection no. 2
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Teaspoons
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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, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Francis Damien Mukwamkum
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Painting by Gordon Syron - Middle of tryptic

Painting by Gordon Syron - Middle of tryptic

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Oil paintings
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Gordon Syron
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Black and white photograph of a group of people including Fred Daly seated around a dining table, 1947

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Fred Daly collection
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Photographs
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Switzerland
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Hon Frederick 'Fred' M. Daly
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1947
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General Post office, Martin Place, sydney NSW

General Post office, Martin Place, sydney NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Poster 'Afrikanite presents Soweto Dance with Kalabash, Sydney's top Afro-Reggae Band'

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Kerry Browning collection
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Event posters
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Soweto, Gauteng, South Africa
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Kalabash Afro-Reggae Band
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St Philips Church Sydney

St Philips Church Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Kodak Ltd
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Anzac buffet voluntary helper badge No.2152

Anzac buffet voluntary helper badge No.2152

Enid Treadgold collection
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Charity badges
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CSIRO 'chlorofume' exhaust fumigator for rabbits

CSIRO 'chlorofume' exhaust fumigator for rabbits

CSIRO Division of Wildlife and Ecology collection
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Pest control equipment
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Millicent, South Australia, Australia
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E. D. Davidson
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1946
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Brisbane is awfully rippin', I've bought the place

Brisbane is awfully rippin', I've bought the place

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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Two trams close together

Two trams close together

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographs
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You're the one!

You're the one!

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Robert Menzies and Queen Elizabeth II in Kings Hall, Parliament House.

Robert Menzies and Queen Elizabeth II in Kings Hall, Parliam...

Fred Daly collection
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Photographs
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On the Murrumbidgee River: By lagoon and creek

On the Murrumbidgee River: By lagoon and creek

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Murrumbidgee River, New South Wales, Australia
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Untitled child's drawing by unknown child, Palm Island QLD

Untitled child's drawing by unknown child, Palm Island QLD

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Palm Island, Queensland, Australia
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Novadu Terpi - Pattern book

Novadu Terpi - Pattern book

Guna Kinne collection no. 2
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Books
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Latvia
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1939
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Price list with meal and room rates for the Nikko Palace Hotel

Price list with meal and room rates for the Nikko Palace Hot...

Thompson Family collection
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Price lists
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Crataeva religiosa Capparidaceae

Crataeva religiosa Capparidaceae

Banks Florilegium collection
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Engravings
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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