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The Brolga and The Emu

The Brolga and The Emu

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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Jill Dundiwuy Mununggur
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1974
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Clapstick

Clapstick

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Clapsticks
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The blue tongue lizard and the taipan

The blue tongue lizard and the taipan

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Arnold Yunkaporta
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Child's drawing by Gavin Murray, St Michael's School, Palm Island QLD

Child's drawing by Gavin Murray, St Michael's School, Palm I...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Palm Island, Queensland, Australia
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Gavin Murray
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Ground edge hatchet head [stone implement]

Ground edge hatchet head [stone implement]

Edmund Milne collection
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Edge-ground axe heads (stone)
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Nangerybone, New South Wales, Australia
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Wood carving of a female figure in human form

Wood carving of a female figure in human form

Professor Ronald Berndt collection
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Wood carvings
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North-east Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Professor Ronald M. Berndt
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Edgar Mayne an Australian Test Cricketer - 1921 Australian Team

Edgar Mayne an Australian Test Cricketer - 1921 Australian T...

Nanette Ward collection
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Commemorative badges
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Red bow and arrow with feathers

Red bow and arrow with feathers

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Archery equipment
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Pandanus basket

Pandanus basket

Injalak Arts & Craft collection
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Baskets
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Priscilla Badari
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1997
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Souvenir of Katoomba - taken at Echo Point

Souvenir of Katoomba - taken at Echo Point

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Echo Point, Katoomba, Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Anteater & The Turtle

The Anteater & The Turtle

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Yuendumu, Northern Territory, Australia
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Neville P. Japangardi
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Rosanne Karyuka
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A glimpse of the Exhibition building, Melbourne, Vic

A glimpse of the Exhibition building, Melbourne, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Exhibition Building, Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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A group of sailors and officers posed with a group of Aboriginal men wearing body paint

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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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Collins ST, Hobart, Tasmania

Collins ST, Hobart, Tasmania

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, 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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Paul House's didjeridu

Paul House's didjeridu

Paul House collection no. 1
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Didjeridus
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Paul House
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1984
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Adelaide YMCA Active Service Home and Abroad

Adelaide YMCA Active Service Home and Abroad

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Wartime badges
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Young Mens Christian Association
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1914
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Young Girls by Wally Mandarrk

Young Girls by Wally Mandarrk

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Bark paintings
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mandarg
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1987
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Model of bark canoe from Melville or Bathurst Island

Model of bark canoe from Melville or Bathurst Island

Charles Hart collection
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Models
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Dr George Horne
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1926
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Kungkarrangkalpa

Kungkarrangkalpa

Songlines - Tjayanka Woods collection
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Prints
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Papulankutja, Western Australia, Australia
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Mrs Tjayanka E. Woods
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Coogee Bay, Sydney, NSW

Coogee Bay, Sydney, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Coogee Bay, Coogee, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The bow guard and torpedo caps of a Japanese midget submarine

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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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Wood stick frayed both ends

Wood stick frayed both ends

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Paintbrushes
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Postcard featuring a verse titled

Postcard featuring a verse titled "THE WAR NAP" written by "...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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The Bondman

The Bondman

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1909
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Letter from Colonial Secretary's Office to George Ernest Faithfull, 10 March 1876, regarding the bushranger medal

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Business letters
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1876
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Scorpion model vertical boiler and engine (donkey engine)

Scorpion model vertical boiler and engine (donkey engine)

Bruce Macdonald collection
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Small scale models
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Spearheads
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Painting depicts a mirror image of a partially submerged cave

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Dr Karel Kupka collection
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Bark paintings
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Abagera
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1963
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A Mopadrrunga, Spirit of the Dead, on Bark: A  Mopaditti.  Inv:

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Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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Melville Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Antelemungarralei
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Kangaroo skin mat made at Hermannsburg Mission

Kangaroo skin mat made at Hermannsburg Mission

Central Australian souvenirs collection
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Mats
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Hermannsburg, Northern Territory, Australia
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Curves and lines on purple

Curves and lines on purple

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Water Filter with lid and tap

Water Filter with lid and tap

William and Jeanette Derham Family - Bendigo Pottery collection
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Water filters
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Bondi Beach, N.S.W.

Bondi Beach, N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bondi Beach, Bondi, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Reith - Closet Republican

Reith - Closet Republican

Political Humour Competition 1998 collection
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Cartoons
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Geoff Pryor
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1998
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Coloured painting with concentric circles

Coloured painting with concentric circles

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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Central Australia, Australia
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Macleay St. Potts Pt. N.S.W

Macleay St. Potts Pt. N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Potts Point, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Wooden club

Wooden club

Igor Zorich collection
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Clubs
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Cylindrical basket

Cylindrical basket

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Baskets
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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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Bronte Beach, Sydney, NSW

Bronte Beach, Sydney, NSW

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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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Mount Isa, Queensland, Australia
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Marlene Sarmardin
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Sea life

Sea life

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Hotel Mansions, Kings Cross, Sydney

Hotel Mansions, Kings Cross, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Kings Cross, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Goulburn Hospital founded in 1849

Goulburn Hospital founded in 1849

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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World Tournament in Perth - Australia v Jamaica 19.8.67

World Tournament in Perth - Australia v Jamaica 19.8.67

History of Netball - Margaret Pewtress collection
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Scoresheets
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Steel borders

Steel borders

Behind the Lines 2007 collection
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Cartoons
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Mr Sturt Krygsman
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2007
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Shield

Shield

Igor Zorich collection
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Shields
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Pencil sketch depicting a landscape

Pencil sketch depicting a landscape

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Sketches
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Black and white negative glass lantern slide - Base of Ayers Rock Northern Territory, showing effect of aoelian erosion, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1926

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Negatives
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1926
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A two storey building and street lamp with brick pedestal

A two storey building and street lamp with brick pedestal

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Illawarra NSW: The Bulli Pass

Illawarra NSW: The Bulli Pass

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Kiama, South Coast, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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'Wantili to Wuranu' by Lily Long and Sarah Brooks, 2007

'Wantili to Wuranu' by Lily Long and Sarah Brooks, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Kilykily, Western Australia, Australia
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Lily Long
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2007
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Message stick with pigment

Message stick with pigment

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Message sticks
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Forrest River, Western Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1934
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Motoring Map of Malaya used by James Pitkeathly, 1929

Motoring Map of Malaya used by James Pitkeathly, 1929

James Pitkeathly collection no. 1
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Road maps
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Malaysia
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Photograph - Ben Blakeney in Sydney in 1983..

Photograph - Ben Blakeney in Sydney in 1983..

Beth Dean Carell collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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Davis Dainty Dishes

Davis Dainty Dishes

Cookbook Collection
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