Menu toggle

National Museum of Australia

Where our stories come alive

Collection Explorer

4

Explore sets

Objects

Image Title and collection What Where Who When
Botanical Gardens & Circular Quay, Sydney, N.S.W.

Botanical Gardens & Circular Quay, Sydney, N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Postcards
Apply Postcards filter
Armadale, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Apply Armadale, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia filter
Rose Stereograph Co.
Apply Rose Stereograph Co. filter
Baby's bonnet

Baby's bonnet

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
Apply Springfield - Faithfull Family collection filter
Baby bonnets
Apply Baby bonnets filter
Scenes - Australian Coast

Scenes - Australian Coast

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Postcards
Apply Postcards filter
Australia
Apply Australia filter
Mr Herbert Beecroft
Apply Mr Herbert Beecroft filter
Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
Apply Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2 filter
Drawings
Apply Drawings filter
Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Lucas Puautjimi
Apply Lucas Puautjimi filter
Off St Kilda

Off St Kilda

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Postcards
Apply Postcards filter
Port Phillip Bay, Victoria, Australia
Apply Port Phillip Bay, Victoria, Australia filter
1906
Apply 1906 filter
Child's drawing - Turtle Hunting

Child's drawing - Turtle Hunting

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
Apply Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2 filter
Drawings
Apply Drawings filter
Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
Apply Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia filter
Herbert
Apply Herbert filter
St Stephens church, Macquarie St Sydney. N.S.W

St Stephens church, Macquarie St Sydney. N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
Small iron triangular flatiron, made entirely from metal

Small iron triangular flatiron, made entirely from metal

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
Apply Springfield - Faithfull Family collection filter
Flatirons
Apply Flatirons filter
Alexandra Fountain, Bendigo, Vic

Alexandra Fountain, Bendigo, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Bendigo, Victoria, Australia
Apply Bendigo, Victoria, Australia filter
Rose Stereograph Co.
Apply Rose Stereograph Co. filter
Digging stick

Digging stick

JW Lindo collection
Apply JW Lindo collection filter
Digging sticks
Apply Digging sticks filter
J W. Lindo
Apply J W. Lindo filter
Gt. Bourke St. looking East from Queen St. Melbourne, in the 'Fifties'

Gt. Bourke St. looking East from Queen St. Melbourne, in the...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Postcards
Apply Postcards filter
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Apply Melbourne, Victoria, Australia filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
1850
Apply 1850 filter
QSL card for VK2RB

QSL card for VK2RB

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
QSL cards
Apply QSL cards filter
New South Wales, Australia
Apply New South Wales, Australia filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
The same group - taken in the sunshine. Mch 1920

The same group - taken in the sunshine. Mch 1920

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
Apply Anne Stockton collection no. 1 filter
Photographs
Apply Photographs filter
Karl H. Aumuller
Apply Karl H. Aumuller filter
1913
Apply 1913 filter
Fourth page of documentary material relating to the Mill Sisters

Fourth page of documentary material relating to the Mill Sis...

1992 Torres Strait Islands Cultural Festival collection
Apply 1992 Torres Strait Islands Cultural Festival collection filter
Documents
Apply Documents filter
Torres Strait Islands, Queensland, Australia
Apply Torres Strait Islands, Queensland, Australia filter
The Mills Sisters, Singers, Dancers, Cultural Ambassadors and Perfo...
Apply The Mills Sisters, Singers, Dancers, Cultural Ambassadors and Perfo... filter
1992
Apply 1992 filter
Sydney Harbour from Watsons Bay N.S.W

Sydney Harbour from Watsons Bay N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Watsons Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Watsons Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
Child's drawing - 'British ship anchoring at Snake Bay' by Joachim, Melville Island NT

Child's drawing - 'British ship anchoring at Snake Bay' by J...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
Apply Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2 filter
Drawings
Apply Drawings filter
Melville Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Melville Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Joachim
Apply Joachim filter
Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Stan Mitchell collection
Apply Stan Mitchell collection filter
Spearthrowers
Apply Spearthrowers filter
Australian National Band (World Tour) Concert Position

Australian National Band (World Tour) Concert Position

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Postcards
Apply Postcards filter
Canada
Apply Canada filter
Photogelatine Engraving Co.
Apply Photogelatine Engraving Co. filter
Press pass Parliamentary Press Gallery, 1973

Press pass Parliamentary Press Gallery, 1973

Graeme Thomson collection
Apply Graeme Thomson collection filter
Passes
Apply Passes filter
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
Apply Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia filter
Parliament of Australia
Apply Parliament of Australia filter
1973
Apply 1973 filter
Black top hat

Black top hat

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
Apply Springfield - Faithfull Family collection filter
Top hats
Apply Top hats filter
Nautilus shells

Nautilus shells

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Muriel Maynard collection
Apply Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Muriel Maynard collection filter
Shells
Apply Shells filter
Black and white lantern slide of a drawing - Ben Hall

Black and white lantern slide of a drawing - Ben Hall

Christies Auction collection
Apply Christies Auction collection filter
Lantern slides
Apply Lantern slides filter
Ben Hall
Apply Ben Hall filter
1872
Apply 1872 filter
Be it ever so ugly...

Be it ever so ugly...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Postcards
Apply Postcards filter
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Apply Melbourne, Victoria, Australia filter
Ochre sample used by Kenny Brown, 2013

Ochre sample used by Kenny Brown, 2013

Kenny Brown collection
Apply Kenny Brown collection filter
Ochre
Apply Ochre filter
Mr Kenny Brown
Apply Mr Kenny Brown filter
Shell money

Shell money

Papuan Official collection
Apply Papuan Official collection filter
Shell money
Apply Shell money filter
Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
Apply Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania filter
Professor Wallace E. Armstrong
Apply Professor Wallace E. Armstrong filter
1923
Apply 1923 filter
A farmers son. Age 12. Married. Jan 1915

A farmers son. Age 12. Married. Jan 1915

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
Apply Anne Stockton collection no. 1 filter
Photographs
Apply Photographs filter
Karl H. Aumuller
Apply Karl H. Aumuller filter
1913
Apply 1913 filter
Glass plate negative - Fort Hill, Darwin Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1905 or 1911

Glass plate negative - Fort Hill, Darwin Northern Territory,...

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
Apply Dr Herbert Basedow collection filter
Glass plate negatives
Apply Glass plate negatives filter
Australia
Apply Australia filter
Dr Herbert Basedow
Apply Dr Herbert Basedow filter
1905
Apply 1905 filter
Lyperanthus nigricans, Pterostylis turfosa

Lyperanthus nigricans, Pterostylis turfosa

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Postcards
Apply Postcards filter
Perth, Western Australia, Australia
Apply Perth, Western Australia, Australia filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
University Club, Phillip Street

University Club, Phillip Street

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
Bark etching made by Jida Gulpilil, 2015

Bark etching made by Jida Gulpilil, 2015

Jida Gulpilil collection
Apply Jida Gulpilil collection filter
Bark paintings
Apply Bark paintings filter
Lake Boort, Boort, Victoria, Australia
Apply Lake Boort, Boort, Victoria, Australia filter
Jida Gulpilil
Apply Jida Gulpilil filter
2015
Apply 2015 filter
The painting consisting of three horizontal sections with the central section having a small circle

The painting consisting of three horizontal sections with th...

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 2
Apply Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 2 filter
Bark paintings
Apply Bark paintings filter
Milikapiti (Snake Bay), Melville Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Ter...
Apply Milikapiti (Snake Bay), Melville Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Ter... filter
Tuki Puruldatemiri
Apply Tuki Puruldatemiri filter
1965
Apply 1965 filter
Large drum made from hollowed gum tree with stretched tanned kangaroo skin across top

Large drum made from hollowed gum tree with stretched tanned...

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Vernon Graham collection
Apply Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Vernon Graham collection filter
Musical drums
Apply Musical drums filter
Vernon Graham
Apply Vernon Graham filter
Bride and groom with attendants

Bride and groom with attendants

Margot Child collection
Apply Margot Child collection filter
Photographs
Apply Photographs filter
Mrs Margot Child
Apply Mrs Margot Child filter
Beret referred to by its wearer Sir Hubert Opperman as a 'Beret Basque'

Beret referred to by its wearer Sir Hubert Opperman as a 'Be...

Sir Hubert Opperman collection no. 1
Apply Sir Hubert Opperman collection no. 1 filter
Berets
Apply Berets filter
France
Apply France filter
Sir Hubert F. Opperman
Apply Sir Hubert F. Opperman filter
1928
Apply 1928 filter
Calipers

Calipers

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
Apply Springfield - Faithfull Family collection filter
Calipers
Apply Calipers filter
Child's drawing by unknown artist

Child's drawing by unknown artist

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
Apply Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2 filter
Drawings
Apply Drawings filter
Film negative - Cutherson Falls, upper Liverpool River,  Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1928

Film negative - Cutherson Falls, upper Liverpool River, Arn...

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
Apply Dr Herbert Basedow collection filter
Film negatives
Apply Film negatives filter
Liverpool River, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Liverpool River, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Dr Herbert Basedow
Apply Dr Herbert Basedow filter
1928
Apply 1928 filter
Travel pass issued on May 2 1934 found in the passport of K H Aumuller

Travel pass issued on May 2 1934 found in the passport of K ...

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
Apply Anne Stockton collection no. 1 filter
Passes
Apply Passes filter
China
Apply China filter
Karl H. Aumuller
Apply Karl H. Aumuller filter
1934
Apply 1934 filter
Spearhead

Spearhead

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
Apply Australian Institute of Anatomy collection filter
Spearheads
Apply Spearheads filter
TSS Karoola

TSS Karoola

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Postcards
Apply Postcards filter
Ashfield, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Ashfield, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
1922
Apply 1922 filter
Hand-coloured studio portrait photograph of Enid Glover playing a piano accordion

Hand-coloured studio portrait photograph of Enid Glover play...

Enid Treadgold collection
Apply Enid Treadgold collection filter
Photographs
Apply Photographs filter
Mrs Enid M. Treadgold
Apply Mrs Enid M. Treadgold filter
1940
Apply 1940 filter
Black and white photograph of Fred Daly at the microphone

Black and white photograph of Fred Daly at the microphone

Fred Daly collection
Apply Fred Daly collection filter
Photographs
Apply Photographs filter
Hon Frederick 'Fred' M. Daly
Apply Hon Frederick 'Fred' M. Daly filter
Child's drawing by Dymphna Kerinaiua, Bathurst Island NT

Child's drawing by Dymphna Kerinaiua, Bathurst Island NT

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
Apply Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2 filter
Drawings
Apply Drawings filter
Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Dymphana Kerinaiua
Apply Dymphana Kerinaiua filter
Invitations
Apply Invitations filter
Untitled child's drawing by Margarita

Untitled child's drawing by Margarita

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
Apply Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2 filter
Drawings
Apply Drawings filter
Margarita
Apply Margarita filter
Pigmented cylindrical basket

Pigmented cylindrical basket

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
Apply American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c... filter
Baskets
Apply Baskets filter
Elcho Island, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Elcho Island, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Not provided
Apply Not provided filter
1948
Apply 1948 filter
Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
Apply Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2 filter
Drawings
Apply Drawings filter
Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
Apply Adelaide, South Australia, Australia filter
Cindy
Apply Cindy filter
Desert camps

Desert camps

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
Apply Balarinji Art collection no. 2 filter
Gouache paintings
Apply Gouache paintings filter
Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
Apply Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group filter
Greetings for the New Year

Greetings for the New Year

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Postcards
Apply Postcards filter
Australia
Apply Australia filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
Pair of boots from Light Horse uniform

Pair of boots from Light Horse uniform

James Taylor Light Horse collection
Apply James Taylor Light Horse collection filter
Military uniforms
Apply Military uniforms filter
Sergeant James S. Taylor
Apply Sergeant James S. Taylor filter
Captain Cook Born 1728 Discovered Australia 1770 Killed 1779

Captain Cook Born 1728 Discovered Australia 1770 Killed 1779

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Postcards
Apply Postcards filter
Taree, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Taree, New South Wales, Australia filter
1907
Apply 1907 filter
Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
Apply Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2 filter
Drawings
Apply Drawings filter
Neville P. Japangardi
Apply Neville P. Japangardi filter
Painting on card by Harry Djagamara Nelson, Yuendumu NT - from the story 'The old dingo who had six wives' in the book 'Djugurba. Tales from the Spirit Time' (1974), p. 29

Painting on card by Harry Djagamara Nelson, Yuendumu NT - fr...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
Apply Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2 filter
Acrylic paintings
Apply Acrylic paintings filter
Yuendumu, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Yuendumu, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Harry Djagamara Nelson
Apply Harry Djagamara Nelson filter
1974
Apply 1974 filter
Pair of thin metal wire spectacles

Pair of thin metal wire spectacles

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
Apply Springfield - Faithfull Family collection filter
Spectacles
Apply Spectacles filter
Little girl playing with a doll held by a woman

Little girl playing with a doll held by a woman

Thompson Family collection
Apply Thompson Family collection filter
Photographs
Apply Photographs filter
Courtroom sketch 'Mr. Pauling interviews a witness.' by Veronica O'Leary, dated 20 September 1982.

Courtroom sketch 'Mr. Pauling interviews a witness.' by Vero...

Veronica O'Leary collection no. 1
Apply Veronica O'Leary collection no. 1 filter
Courtroom drawings
Apply Courtroom drawings filter
Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Ms Veronica O'Leary
Apply Ms Veronica O'Leary filter
1982
Apply 1982 filter
Handwritten recipe for elderberry wine

Handwritten recipe for elderberry wine

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
Apply Springfield - Faithfull Family collection filter
Manuscripts
Apply Manuscripts filter
Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
Apply Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2 filter
Drawings
Apply Drawings filter
Jill Dundiwuy Munuggur
Apply Jill Dundiwuy Munuggur filter
Leather bridle, with 4-ring snaffle bit, noseband, and blinkers

Leather bridle, with 4-ring snaffle bit, noseband, and blink...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
Apply Springfield - Faithfull Family collection filter
Bridles
Apply Bridles filter
Hawkesbury River Railroad Bridge

Hawkesbury River Railroad Bridge

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Hawkesbury River, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Hawkesbury River, New South Wales, Australia filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
Load more objects