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Photograph - Sesquicentenary parade, Sydney, 1938.

Photograph - Sesquicentenary parade, Sydney, 1938.

Enid Treadgold collection
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Department of Lands, Sydney Warning Corwn Land

Department of Lands, Sydney Warning Corwn Land

Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Signs
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Department of Lands
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Cream-coloured envelope printed with A.M. AERIAL MEDICAL SERVICE

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Envelopes
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Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1936
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Photograph of 'Spring Bank Island from slopes Black Mt, 1971'

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Thompson Family collection
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Photographs
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Spring Bank Island, Lake Burley Griffin, Acton, Canberra, Australia...
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1971
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Scout's Pathfinder badge certificate

Scout's Pathfinder badge certificate

Barry Williams collection
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Certificates
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Barry Williams
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1946
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Postcard featuring a sepia toned image of the S.S. Benalla at sea

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Benalla, Victoria, 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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Drawings
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Sofala, New South Wales, Australia
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Dianne Simpson
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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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Tweed Heads, New South Wales, Australia
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Grayson Rotumah
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The Chosen People, Theodora Wilson Wilson's Bible Stories inscribed to Reverend John Grosse's mother Evelyn Scholz, 1924

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Reverend John Grosse collection
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Religious books
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Reverend John Grosse
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Why the kangaroo hops.

Why the kangaroo hops.

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Yuendumu, Northern Territory, Australia
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Neville P. Japangardi
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Cartoon depicting a swagman carrying a sack over his shoulder

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Vane Lindesay collection no. 1
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Cartoons
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Mr Vane Lindesay
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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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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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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Frankie
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1910 sixpence and two flanking 1910 threepenny bits

1910 sixpence and two flanking 1910 threepenny bits

Terence Lane collection
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Brooches
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1910
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Convict love token from Joseph Podmore and John Sheperd, 1769

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Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Glass plate negative - Sand deposited between kitchen and meat house during a single sandstorm, Miranda Station, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1919

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1919
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The frog singing

The frog singing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Maureen Maloney
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Metal carbide lamp

Metal carbide lamp

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Lamps
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Keith Goddard collection
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Spearheads
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The Scarlet Pimpernel

The Scarlet Pimpernel

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Camel Lady by Jean Burke

Camel Lady by Jean Burke

Warakurna History Paintings collection
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Paintings
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Warakurna Community, Western Australia, Australia
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Jean I. Burke
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2011
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Off-white and black satin brimmed ladies dress hat

Off-white and black satin brimmed ladies dress hat

Andree Pelissier collection
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Hats
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Bark painting representing kulama initiation by Deaf Tommy in Snake Bay, Melville Island, 1965

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Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Snake Bay, Melville Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Deaf Tommy, Pukualamiri
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1965
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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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Weipa, Queensland, Australia
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Dickie Wilson
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General view, Tenterfield, NSW

General view, Tenterfield, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Tenterfield, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Cartoon of a man delivering newspapers and wearing a T-shirt captioned 'The Age'

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Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Mr Ward O'Neill
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1986
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Fire dreaming

Fire dreaming

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Yama Maymuru
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1965
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Ceramic money box

Ceramic money box

William and Jeanette Derham Family - Bendigo Pottery collection
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Moneyboxes
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1878
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Arrival of the Governor Mossman Queensland 17 June 1910

Arrival of the Governor Mossman Queensland 17 June 1910

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mossman, Queensland, Australia
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1910
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Clear moulded stem glass

Clear moulded stem glass

Andrew Reeves and Helen Parrott collection
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Champagne glasses
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United States of America
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The Libbey Glass Company
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1892
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Quorn, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
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Country Women's Association
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1945
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Aboriginal votes count

Aboriginal votes count

Terry Fox collection
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Political badges
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Bell and Howell Eyemo 35 mm cine camera

Bell and Howell Eyemo 35 mm cine camera

Hans Wetzel collection
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Movie cameras
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United States of America
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Bell and Howell Company
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Blue-green felt shako with leather brim and band

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Uniform hats
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B Mountcastle, Hat Maker
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Nameplate for Ludwig Leichhardt 1848

Nameplate for Ludwig Leichhardt 1848

Bristow Smith collection
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Nameplates
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Moreton Bay, Queensland, Australia
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Ludwig Leichhardt
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1848
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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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Darryn J. Fernando
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'Life. Be in it' Come 'n try Gardening badge

'Life. Be in it' Come 'n try Gardening badge

Ivy Lovric collection
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Badges
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Mr Alex Stitt
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1988
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Glass spearhead

Glass spearhead

Horne-Bowie collection
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Spearheads
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Martumili Ngurra painting

Martumili Ngurra painting

Martumili Ngurra Collection
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Acrylic paintings
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Parnngurr, Western Australia, Australia
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Kumpaya Girgaba
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2009
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Group of school boys

Group of school boys

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Kungkarangkalpa (Seven Sisters) at Warnarn Rockhole

Kungkarangkalpa (Seven Sisters) at Warnarn Rockhole

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Acrylic paintings
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Kalgoorlie, Western Australia, Australia
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Christine West
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1992
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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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Five children, with trees

Five children, with trees

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Can containing seeds

Can containing seeds

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Cans
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Entree card for admission to the Reception in the evening at Parliament House, Canberra, Monday, 9 May 1988

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Chris Grady collection
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Cards
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Government of Australia
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1988
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Ballet, painting by Aileen Motton 1951

Ballet, painting by Aileen Motton 1951

Aileen Motton collection
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Paintings
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Weipa, Queensland, Australia
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Aileen Motton
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1951
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1940s quarter pint glass cream bottle

1940s quarter pint glass cream bottle

Conway Tighe collection
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Milk bottles
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Essendon, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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White, round brimless ladies dress hat with black netting veil

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Andree Pelissier collection
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Hats
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Sawfish.

Sawfish.

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 6
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Bark paintings
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Nandabitta
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1969
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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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Neville P. Japangardi
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Child's drawing by Marguerita Munkara, Bathurst Island NT

Child's drawing by Marguerita Munkara, Bathurst Island NT

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Marguerita Munkara
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The Antartic compay in 'The Ticket of Leave'

The Antartic compay in 'The Ticket of Leave'

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Antarctica
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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'Dhanguniya', bark painting, native plant species

'Dhanguniya', bark painting, native plant species

Mulkun Wirrpanda collection
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mulkun Wirrpanda
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2012
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Certificate

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Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Orroroo, South Australia, Australia
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1937
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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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Rosanne Karyuka
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Metal tin opener with corkscrew

Metal tin opener with corkscrew

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Tin-openers
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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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1960
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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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Cooktown, Queensland, Australia
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Unknown
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Circles, lines and arches on gold

Circles, lines and arches on gold

Balarinji Art collection no.2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Wooden club, Weapon

Wooden club, Weapon

Stan Mitchell collection
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Clubs
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