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Glass plate negative - Week old baby sleeping in a wooden container, Innamincka station, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1919

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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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1919
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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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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Linda Clyne
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Colour photograph of Barry Christophers and Joe McGinness sitting on the bonnet of a red car

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Barry Christophers collection
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Barry Christophers
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2000
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Hunter Parade, Bondi N.S.W

Hunter Parade, Bondi N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bondi, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Surf Carnival. Bronte N.S.W

Surf Carnival. Bronte N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bronte Beach, Bronte, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Surf Life Saving Australia
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Courtroom sketch made at the1982 trial of Michael and Lindy Chamberlain by artist Veronica O'Leary

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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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Scenes - Australian Coast

Scenes - Australian Coast

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Mr Herbert Beecroft
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Message stick

Message stick

Professor Henry and Luise Krips collection
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Message sticks
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Murchison, Western Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1993
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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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Andrew J. Portaminni
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Commemorative book

Commemorative book

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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Cut-out books
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Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
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1954
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A canvas water bag with string handles.

A canvas water bag with string handles.

Rae Page collection
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Water bags
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George Serras
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Belvart toy train open wagon

Belvart toy train open wagon

Bruce Macdonald collection
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Toy railway cars
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Bellinzona, Hepburn Springs, Vic

Bellinzona, Hepburn Springs, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Hepburn Springs, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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School report

School report

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Reports
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Australia, Lane Cove, Sydney

Australia, Lane Cove, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Lane Cove, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Raphael Tuck & Sons
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Film-script titled 'Penny Plain, Twopence Coloured'

Film-script titled 'Penny Plain, Twopence Coloured'

Everitt and George Family collection
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Manuscripts
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'Punmu' by Mary Meribida, 2008

'Punmu' by Mary Meribida, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Bidyadanga (La Grange), Western Australia, Australia
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Mary Meribida
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2008
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Wooden bowl

Wooden bowl

Papuan Official collection
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Bowls
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Central Province, Papua New Guinea
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Mr R L Bellamy
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1915
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Entrance to Lane Cove

Entrance to Lane Cove

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Lane Cove, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Convict love token from James Farley, 1834

Convict love token from James Farley, 1834

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Ground floor verandah of main house at Springfield

Ground floor verandah of main house at Springfield

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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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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Richard Long
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Certificates
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Enfield, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Enfield Progressive Association
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Underwater metal detector

Underwater metal detector

Doug Seton collection no.1
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Diving equipment
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Group of figures, sitting and standing on the steps of Bluestone Cottage

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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For Our King Lower Light, 1918

For Our King Lower Light, 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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School report

School report

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Propellor and rudder of Japanese midget submarine

Propellor and rudder of Japanese midget submarine

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1942
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'Willy Wagtail and Hailstone Dreamings', painted by Pansy Napangarti, 1996

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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Acrylic paintings
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Pansy Napangarti
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1981
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Courtroom sketch 'Dr. Rose.' by Veronica O'Leary, 1982.

Courtroom sketch 'Dr. Rose.' by Veronica O'Leary, 1982.

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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Main Street, Mansfield, Vic

Main Street, Mansfield, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mansfield, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Courtroom sketch 'Bradley' by Veronica O'Leary, 1982.

Courtroom sketch 'Bradley' by Veronica O'Leary, 1982.

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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Panorama of Beechworth, Vic

Panorama of 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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Letter from the National Retail Merchants Association to J B Young advising of their nomination for an International Community Service certificate of commendation

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J B Young Ltd collection
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Business letters
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New York, United States of America
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National Retail Merchants Association
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1964
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My island in the sun

My island in the sun

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Edna M. Tipiloura
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Jamestown, South Australia, Australia
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The Belalie Agricultural Society
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1946
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Postcard featuring Melbourne Cup winner - Merriwee

Postcard featuring Melbourne Cup winner - Merriwee

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1899
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Cartoon titled 'UnAustralian'

Cartoon titled 'UnAustralian'

Political Humour Competition 2001 collection
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Cartoons
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Ms Fiona Katauskas
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2001
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When the boys come home

When the boys come home

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Great Britain
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1919
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Bead plane used during the construction of Old Parliament House

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George Henry Taylor collection
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Bead planes
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr George H. Taylor
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1926
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QSL card for VK7RC

QSL card for VK7RC

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Man Dreaming (dingari), painted by Anatjarri Tjakamarra, 1972

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Lew Parlette collection no. 2
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Shields
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Sandy Blight Junction, Northern Territory, Australia
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Anatjari (. Tjakamarra
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1972
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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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Canoe ornament

Canoe ornament

Papuan Official collection
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Carvings
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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1915
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White ceramic dinner plate with 'CACS' in the centre

White ceramic dinner plate with 'CACS' in the centre

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Dinner plates
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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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Typical River Scenery, N.S.W

Typical River Scenery, N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Kelp container by Verna Nichols

Kelp container by Verna Nichols

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Verna Nichols collection
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Containers
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Tasmania, Australia
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Verna Nichols
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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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Snapshots of the tour of the Fifteenth Australian Eleven in England and South Africa, Season 1921

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Nanette Ward collection
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Photograph albums
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England
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Kodak Ltd
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1921
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Sacred Heart R.C. Church, Randwick

Sacred Heart R.C. Church, Randwick

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Randwick, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Small knife sharpener with two circular rotating blades and a pale blue painted handle

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Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Knife sharpeners
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Kangaroo paw mounted in silver with a supporting stand and a globular gimbal-mounted cigar lighter

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Terence Lane collection
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Cigarette lighters
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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James W Steeth & Son
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1940
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Rectangular enamelled metal sign

Rectangular enamelled metal sign "Post Office"

Australia Post Historical collection
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Signs
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1980
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Copy of the Ouyen Baitlayer, a vehicle-drawn two-wheeled trailer with a 1080 bait distribution cylinder

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Brian Coman collection
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Pest control equipment
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Victoria, Australia
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Jock MacRae
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1980
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QSL card for VK-CH

QSL card for VK-CH

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Necklace making kit

Necklace making kit

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Lola Greeno collection
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Tools
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Tasmania, Australia
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Lola Greeno
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Be a True Massey-Ferguson Man - extended play 45 rpm vinyl record and sleeves

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Ilga Tingey collection
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Audio records
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One sovereign coin, 1861

One sovereign coin, 1861

Noble Numismatics collection
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Sovereigns
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1861
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Frank Proust and others en route to Southern Cloud crash site

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Frank Proust collection
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Photographs
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Snowy Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Alan Kemp
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1958
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