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Convict love token from Thomas Burbury, 1832

Convict love token from Thomas Burbury, 1832

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Kangaroo mounted on an outline map of Australia.

Kangaroo mounted on an outline map of Australia.

Terence Lane collection
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Brooches
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1912
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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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Stud requested in 1944

Stud requested in 1944

Mary Willsallen collection
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Western Australia versus Victoria 3 Sept 1964

Western Australia versus Victoria 3 Sept 1964

History of Netball - Margaret Pewtress collection
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Scoresheets
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Message stick

Message stick

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 1
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Message sticks
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Not known
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1960
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University of Glasgow Private Humanity Clasf [sic]

University of Glasgow Private Humanity Clasf [sic]

James Sprent collection
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Cards
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S.S. Karatta at Jetty, Kingscote, K.I.

S.S. Karatta at Jetty, Kingscote, K.I.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Kingscote, Kangaroo Island, South Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Poster - 'Afrika Nite Afrikan Music... Azania Vibrations...'

Poster - 'Afrika Nite Afrikan Music... Azania Vibrations...'

Kerry Browning collection
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Event posters
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Cartoon depicting a man standing in a doctor's office with his shirt off

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Clarrie King collection
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Cartoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Clarrie King
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1970
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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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Dean Cooper
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There are men spearing turtle in the Appel Channel at Mornington Island

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Athol Thomas
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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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Unknown
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Leslie Thompson
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Overlooking the beach and park, Cronulla

Overlooking the beach and park, Cronulla

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Cronulla Beach, Cronulla, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Folder belonging to George Faithfull

Folder belonging to George Faithfull

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Folders
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Shell used as a palette

Shell used as a palette

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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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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Bark painting depicting two circles, one black with red and white outlines and one white with red lines

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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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Paddy Bush
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1965
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Child's drawing by Alfie Lacey, St Michael's School, Palm Island QLD

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Palm Island, Queensland, Australia
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Alfie Lacey
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Bloom Mill Dept. (Top of Soaking Pits, Where Ingots are heated for Rolling]

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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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Cathedral Rocks

Cathedral Rocks

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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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 Pootchemunka
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The spear through the man

The spear through the man

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Pamela Ngallametta
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Lord Kitchener, Secretary of State for War - Britons for ever.

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Orient Liner Oronsay, 20,000 tons. Sister Ships, Orama and Otranto

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Weapon - Club - wooden

Weapon - Club - wooden

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Clubs
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Letter and envelope from Kathleen Howell - Italy

Letter and envelope from Kathleen Howell - Italy

Joan Richmond collection
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Letters
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Palermo, Sicily, Italy
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1932
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Parramatta River from Abbotsford

Parramatta River from Abbotsford

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Parramatta River, 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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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Jonathan Ross
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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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Parkinson & Frodsham Marine Chronometer No 4164, with accessories in wooden case, used in HMAS Australia

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Department of Defence collection
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Chronometers
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Royal Australian Navy
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Poster

Poster

Union of Australian Women collection
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Posters
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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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Tabulam, New South Wales, Australia
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Tabulam Primary School
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Boomerangs
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Butter dish

Butter dish

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Butter dishes
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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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Pages of scrapbook containing sketch of Alexander Mussen's grave

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Alexander Mussen collection
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Scrapbooks
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Alexander Mussen
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Royal Visit Souvenir 1954 - Welcome to Australia pennant

Royal Visit Souvenir 1954 - Welcome to Australia pennant

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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Pennants
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Brisbane Institute of Social Service

Brisbane Institute of Social Service

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Main entrance, Kenmore Asylum

Main entrance, Kenmore Asylum

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Kenmore, Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Original copy of Aeronautical Parts Certificate from Hants & Sussex Aviation Ltd

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Neil Jensen collection
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Aviation documents
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W Jewitt & Co Marine Chronometer No 462 in a wooden case, used in HMAS Warrego

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Department of Defence collection
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Chronometers
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Liverpool, Merseyside, England
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W Jewitt & Co
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Boomerangs
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Letter

Letter

Betty Hall collection
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Letters
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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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A Happy and Prosperous New Year

A Happy and Prosperous New Year

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Mountain Road, Shoalhaven, NSW

The Mountain Road, Shoalhaven, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Shoalhaven District, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Milking Time

Milking Time

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Mr James A. Turner
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Piti, or wooden bowl

Piti, or wooden bowl

Maruku Arts collection no. 3
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Containers
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Topsy Tjulyata
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2003
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Pen and ink drawing depicting a young boy and horse

Pen and ink drawing depicting a young boy and horse

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Sketches
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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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Kirton Point, South Australia, Australia
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Unknown
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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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Susanne Hayes
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Walungawari Waterhole by Queenie McKenzie, 1998

Walungawari Waterhole by Queenie McKenzie, 1998

Judith and Ron Behan collection no. 1
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Paintings
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Queenie M. Nakarra
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1998
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Hotel Bega

Hotel Bega

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bega, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Charles 0. Fox
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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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Port Keats (Wadeye), Northern Territory, Australia
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Billy cans and bag

Billy cans and bag

Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Billy cans
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Myles J. Dunphy
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1925
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Old Parliament House, Canberra,

Old Parliament House, Canberra,

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Parliament of Australia
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Oweenee

Oweenee

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Message stick

Message stick

Horne-Bowie collection
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Not provided
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1926
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The Model Store, Grace Bros, Broadway, Glebe

The Model Store, Grace Bros, Broadway, Glebe

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Grace Bros
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Water bottle with cover from Light Horse uniform

Water bottle with cover from Light Horse uniform

James Taylor Light Horse collection
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Military equipment
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Sergeant James S. Taylor
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