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Spearhead

Spearhead

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Spearheads
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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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Bruce Bell
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Child's drawing of night-time camp scene by Ancilla Munkara, Bathurst Island NT

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ancilla Munkara
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Photograph of Emilie Roach next to mount 'Dungog'

Photograph of Emilie Roach next to mount 'Dungog'

Colledge Family collection
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Photographs
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Miss Emilie Roach
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1929
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Electra toy train mechanism

Electra toy train mechanism

Bruce Macdonald collection
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Components
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The Old Wharf, Mosman's Bay

The Old Wharf, Mosman's Bay

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mosman Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Black and white photograph depicting Olive Peatfield, Amy Hudson, Hazel Pritchard, Mollie Flaherty, Alicia Walsh, Margaret Peden, Kath Smith, Alice Wegemund, all holding flowers as they depart Sydney, 1937

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Amy Hudson collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Olive Peatfield
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1937
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Shellwork Sydney Harbour Bridge, La Perouse, Sydney

Shellwork Sydney Harbour Bridge, La Perouse, Sydney

Esme Timbery collection
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Ornaments
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La Perouse, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Esme Timbery
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2006
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Cowrie shell

Cowrie shell

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Specimens
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A mountain track

A mountain track

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr James A. Turner
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Spear

Spear

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Spears
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Jamieson Range, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Jackson Mclean
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Ceramic and timber pestle, used as a millinery tool

Ceramic and timber pestle, used as a millinery tool

Andree Pelissier collection
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Millinery tools
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The Weir, Yarrawonga, Victoria

The Weir, Yarrawonga, Victoria

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Yarrawonga, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Model coffin log

Model coffin log

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Ceremonial objects
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Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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American Australian Expedition to Arnhem Land
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Botanical Gardens - Sydney

Botanical Gardens - Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Royal Botanic Gardens, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Super Primary Department Adelaide Correspondence-School Certificate for Applied art

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Nettie McColive collection
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Certificates
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Super Primary Department, Adelaide
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Letter

Letter

Betty Hall collection
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Sir Robert 'Bob' G. Menzies
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1944
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Saint Vincents R.C. Church School Ashfield

Saint Vincents R.C. Church School Ashfield

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Ashfield, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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The Catholic Church
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Sydney Harbour from Dawes Point

Sydney Harbour from Dawes Point

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1905
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Photograph - Hughie McClelland with his stockmen bring in a mob of ewes for shearing 1950

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Unfinished pencil sketch

Unfinished pencil sketch

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Sketches
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Loch Scaraig Skye

Loch Scaraig Skye

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Mr. Philip (W)irth and his Trained Horses

Mr. Philip (W)irth and his Trained Horses

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Philip P. Wirth
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Convict love token from 1762

Convict love token from 1762

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Postcard featuring a coloured print of a red haired women wearing a tartan head-dress and sporran

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Stuart Shaw
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1918
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Newspaper - 'Skaugum News' 17 May 1949

Newspaper - 'Skaugum News' 17 May 1949

D Simankevicius collection
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Newsletters
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Letter

Letter

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1935
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Hive of Honey, Milingimbi

Hive of Honey, Milingimbi

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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Coogee Bay

Coogee Bay

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Coogee Bay, Coogee, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Convict love token from F. Buck, 1830

Convict love token from F. Buck, 1830

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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The Mutineers turning LIEUT. BLIGH and part of the OFFICERS and CREW adrift from His MAJESTY'S Ship the Bounty

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Mutiny on the 'Bounty' collection
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Aquatints
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Robert Dodd
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1790
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Orroroo, South Australia, Australia
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Orroroo Agricultural Society Incorporated
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1937
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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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Bowl with burnt engraved designs

Bowl with burnt engraved designs

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Bowls
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Walter Pukutiwara
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Menu for Luncheon on the 27th September 1945 at Parliament House, Canberra

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Betty Hall collection
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Menus
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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1945
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Piquancy

Piquancy

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Charles D. Gibson
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Club

Club

Patricia Heath collection
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Clubs
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Lower Darling River Region, New South Wales, Australia
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Painting depicts a large sawfish surrounded by two turtles and three stingrays

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American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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1948
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Masonic - Name tag

Masonic - Name tag

Ronald L Gale Masonic collection no. 1
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Identity tags
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Ronald L. Gale
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Painting depicts a woman in silhouette

Painting depicts a woman in silhouette

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Glass plate negative - Heavitree Gap, Alice Springs, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1923

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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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1923
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Fitzroy Falls, Bowral N.S.W

Fitzroy Falls, Bowral N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Fiztroy Falls, Fitzroy Falls, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1906
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Page three of Jim Maple Brown's speech at his wedding

Page three of Jim Maple Brown's speech at his wedding

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Paper with dried plant (fern) attached

Paper with dried plant (fern) attached

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Exhibition Building, Melbourne

Exhibition Building, Melbourne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Exhibition Building, Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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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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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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Woven circular placemat

Woven circular placemat

Reverend and Mrs Fenn collection no. 2
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Tablemats
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Red Leaf Beach, Double Bay, NSW

Red Leaf Beach, Double Bay, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Double Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Diary of George Dovers, Antarctica 1911-1913

Diary of George Dovers, Antarctica 1911-1913

George and Robert Dovers collection
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Diaries
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Antarctica
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George H. Dovers
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1911
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The Road to Fairy Bower, Bundanoon

The Road to Fairy Bower, Bundanoon

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bundanoon, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Ceramic bread platter

Ceramic bread platter

William and Jeanette Derham Family - Bendigo Pottery collection
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Platters
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1879
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Pigmented plaited fibre armband

Pigmented plaited fibre armband

A Morrison collection no. 1
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Armbands
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Glass plate negative - Flock of sheep, Kimberley Downs station, Western Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1916

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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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1916
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Colour Photograph - Part of a collage of photos of protests at the South African Embassy, Canberra.

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Kerry Browning collection
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End of Friar's Grag, Derwent Water

End of Friar's Grag, Derwent Water

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Stanwell Park

Stanwell Park

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Stanwell Park, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Illawarra NSW, view from Mt Pleasant

Illawarra NSW, view from Mt Pleasant

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Illawarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Raphael Tuck & Sons
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The Bay, Greystones Co. Wicklow

The Bay, Greystones Co. Wicklow

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Print - An Affair of Moment

Print - An Affair of Moment

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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London, England
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Thomas McLean
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1834
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