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Painting depicts the rectangle hollow log used as a gong in the Yabadorowa ceremony

Painting depicts the rectangle hollow log used as a gong in ...

Maningrida Arts and Crafts 02/09/1974 collection
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Bark paintings
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Bolkdjam, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Bill Madangija
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Pat Holmes, Margaret Peden and English players at a cricket ground. Pat is posing with Myrtle Maclagan

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Elsie Deane collection
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Photographs
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England, United Kingdom
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Pat Holmes
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1937
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'Still life with jar and bowl', painted by Eddie Mabo, c1952

'Still life with jar and bowl', painted by Eddie Mabo, c1952

Bonita Mabo collection
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Watercolour paintings
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Eddie K. Mabo
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1952
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The Steel Track Sydney Station

The Steel Track Sydney Station

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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1908
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King Street, Sydney NSW

King Street, 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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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Mother-of-pearl button

Mother-of-pearl button

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Buttons
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Accessories bag

Accessories bag

Les Hiddins collection
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Bags
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Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Les Hiddins
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Fred Daly posed speaking on the phone

Fred Daly posed speaking on the phone

Fred Daly collection
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Portrait photographs
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Cerebos salt tin

Cerebos salt tin

Bothwell Museum collection
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Food storage containers
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London, England
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Cerebos Limited
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West Australian flora

West Australian flora

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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QSL card for VK6-QSL, The Ears of Western Australia

QSL card for VK6-QSL, The Ears of Western Australia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Gordon's Monument and the Lake Drive, Mt. Gambier, S.A.

Gordon's Monument and the Lake Drive, Mt. Gambier, S.A.

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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Poster

Poster

Union of Australian Women collection
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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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Message stick

Message stick

Horne-Bowie collection
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Message sticks
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Salmon coloured ball of wool

Salmon coloured ball of wool

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Yarns
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Marine Parade, Lorne, Vic

Marine Parade, Lorne, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Lorne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Peggy Antonio, Amy Hudson, Alice Wegemund, Hazel Pritchard, Kath Smith and Elsie Deane waving goodbye before sailing from Melbourne to England, 1937.

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Elsie Deane collection
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Photographs
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Elsie Deane
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1937
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Horses and Cowboy 1997, 1999

Horses and Cowboy 1997, 1999

Liesl Rockchild collection
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Bush toys
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Titjikala, Northern Territory, Australia
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Johnny Young
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1997
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Horne-Bowie collection
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Postcard featuring photograph of St Clare's Church, Liverpool

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Liverpool, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Bundle of 10 round metal identity tags imprinted with individual numbers

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Torrens Island Quarantine Station collection
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Identity tags
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Newspaper clipping from a Japanese language newspaper

Newspaper clipping from a Japanese language newspaper

St George Budapest Soccer Club collection
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Newspaper clippings
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Certificate awarded at the Royal Melbroune Centenary Show, 1948 for first prize for a snow white play apron

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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H Hearne & Co Pty Ltd
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1948
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Bauera rubioides

Bauera rubioides

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
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Botanical specimens
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
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1876
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Point - glass - hafted

Point - glass - hafted

Herbert Keys collection
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Spearheads
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ST ANDREW'S CATHEDRAL, SYDNEY

ST ANDREW'S CATHEDRAL, 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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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Australia, Our Aborginal Heritage tea-towel

Australia, Our Aborginal Heritage tea-towel

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Tea-towels
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Australia
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People for Nuclear Disarmament
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1960
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A man with a flock of sheep.

A man with a flock of sheep.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Charles H. Kerry
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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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Elvira Wolmby
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Australia Day 1916

Australia Day 1916

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Wartime badges
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Australian Red Cross Society
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1916
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Mulga wood desk calendar presented to R E M Mitchell by the Staff of Minter, Simpson & Co, on 31 March 1939

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Justice Else-Mitchell collection no. 1
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Desk calendars
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1939
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Wooden club

Wooden club

South Eastern Australian Shields and Club collection
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Clubs
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Photograph of Walter Lindrum presenting an unidentified male with a small clock

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Fred Daly collection
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Photographs
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1954
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Farm Cove, Sydney

Farm Cove, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Farm Cove, Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1913
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'Paraku and Walmajarri People' by Veronica Lulu, 2007

'Paraku and Walmajarri People' by Veronica Lulu, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Paintings
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Mulan, Western Australia, Australia
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Veronica Lulu
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2007
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Pedder 2000 Campaign stickers

Pedder 2000 Campaign stickers

Pedder 2000 Campaign collection
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Stickers
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Pedder 2000 Restoration Committee
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1993
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The Blue Lake, Mt Gambier, SA

The 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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Peace on Earth

Peace on Earth

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Badges
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Australia
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People for Nuclear Disarmament
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1981
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St. Mary's Cathedral, Sydney

St. Mary's Cathedral, Sydney

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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Emu and dancing man (2015) carved emu egg by Peter Carlo

Emu and dancing man (2015) carved emu egg by Peter Carlo

Peter Carlo Collection
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Engraved emu eggs
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Peter Carlo
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Poem

Poem

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Manuscripts
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Railway line passing through a small town.  Christmas joy be thine

Railway line passing through a small town. Christmas joy be...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Woodblock pair - used for 'Buwakul' print, 2015

Woodblock pair - used for 'Buwakul' print, 2015

Mulkun Wirrpanda woodblock collection
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Printing blocks
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mulkun Wirrpanda
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2015
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EAGLEHAWK NECK FROM TASMAN PENINSULAR, PORT ARTHUR. TASMANIA.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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The Valentine & Sons' Publishing Co.
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Certificate

Certificate

Myrtle Wilson collection
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Certificates
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1953
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Pie dish

Pie dish

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Germany
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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Poster - 'Afrika Nite presents Anti-Apartheid Benefit Dance... T-Vibes...'

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Kerry Browning collection
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Event posters
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South Africa, Africa
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Sketches of Tommy's life - At the Base - No 3

Sketches of Tommy's life - At the Base - No 3

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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A ferry on water.

A ferry on water.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Art Series
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The Wood Nymph

The Wood Nymph

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Courtroom sketch 'Tom Pauling.' by Veronica O'Leary, 1982.

Courtroom sketch 'Tom Pauling.' 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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Eight photographs documenting the signing of the historic Australia and New Zealand security pact on the 21.1.1944

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Betty Hall collection
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Photographs
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr H L. Napthali
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1944
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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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Ian Pootchemunka
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Montgomery's Hotel, Mortlake

Montgomery's Hotel, Mortlake

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Exhibit at Horticultural Show, Shire Hall, Mildura.

Exhibit at Horticultural Show, Shire Hall, Mildura.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mildura, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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That's one on you!

That's one on you!

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Roll guaze bandage

Roll guaze bandage

Torrens Island Quarantine Station collection
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Bandages
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Road to Weldborough, Tasmania

Road to Weldborough, Tasmania

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Weldborough, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Swordstick or swordcane that resembles a walking stick

Swordstick or swordcane that resembles a walking stick

Terrylea Reynolds collection
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Swordsticks
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Toledo, Spain
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Major General George A. Vasey CB, CBE, DSO
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1927
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