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Wawilak at Mirramina.

Wawilak at Mirramina.

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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Mawalan Marika
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1967
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Painting no. 16, Rainbow Serpent story by Dick Roughsey - Goorialla goes down onto the sea, leaving the country peopled with animals as well as humans

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Dick Roughsey Rainbow Serpent collection
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Dick Roughsey OBE
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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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Concepta Palipuaminni
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Australia, Healesville via Melbourne

Australia, Healesville via Melbourne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Healesville, Victoria, Australia
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Raphael Tuck & Sons
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1906
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Convict love token from J. Cooper, September 15th 1813

Convict love token from J. Cooper, September 15th 1813

Timothy Millett collection
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Courtroom sketch 'Mr Gormack. Defense Witness. Oct. 19. 1982, son Paul attacked by dingo.' by Veronica O'Leary.

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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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National Park

National Park

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Engraved boab nut 'Spearing Stockman' by Jack Wherra

Engraved boab nut 'Spearing Stockman' by Jack Wherra

Jack Wherra collection no. 1
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Nut carvings
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Mowanjum, West Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Jack Wherra
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1963
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"Children's band" armlet made of cane bound in a circle with...

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Armbands
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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Card awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, 1886, Champion Prize

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Springfield Merino Stud collection
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1886
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Invoice from the Canada Cycle & Motor Co., Melbourne, 1904

Invoice from the Canada Cycle & Motor Co., Melbourne, 1904

Cycling in Australia - Ephemera collection no.1
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Card with inscribed message

Card with inscribed message

Hazel Hooton and Elizabeth Gibson collection
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Hazel Hooton
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1918
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Courtroom sketch 'Charlwood and Justice Muirhead.' by Veronica O'Leary, dated 20 September 1982.

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Veronica O'Leary collection no. 1
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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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On the Murrumbidgee River: By lagoon and creek

On the Murrumbidgee River: By lagoon and creek

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Murrumbidgee River, New South Wales, Australia
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Biography of cartoonist Edward Scafe Scorfield

Biography of cartoonist Edward Scafe Scorfield

Vane Lindesay collection no. 1
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Biographies
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Mr Vane Lindesay
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1976
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Case for a Kullberg No 1332 chronometer

Case for a Kullberg No 1332 chronometer

Australian Survey Office collection no. 2
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Postcard with photograph captioned R.M.M.S. AORANGI, Sydney Harbour Bridge, 25/4/30

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney Harbour Bridge, Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Aus...
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1930
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Old Parliament House, Canberra,

Old Parliament House, Canberra,

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Parliament of Australia
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Diary of Lorelle Sample, Australia - Japan, 1935

Diary of Lorelle Sample, Australia - Japan, 1935

Lorelle Moore collection
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Diaries
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Victoria, Australia
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Lorelle Moore
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1935
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Hounville

Hounville

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Huonville, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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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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Postcard featuring a colour cartoon of six people standing outside a Fry's Chocolates shop

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Film negative - Travelling through rough sandstone tablelands in the interior of Arnhem Land, Northern Territory,  photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1928

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Film negatives
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Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1928
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Envelope addressed to

Envelope addressed to "Mrs A.I. Maple Brown, Fonthill, Lake...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Envelopes
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Bark painting 'Ngaldjorlboh of the

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Bobby B. Nganjmirra
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1974
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Brown [savagely]: do you know ...

Brown [savagely]: do you know ...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Lilliputian village, Fitzroy Gardens, Melbourne, Vic

Lilliputian village, Fitzroy Gardens, Melbourne, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Fitzroy Gardens, Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Bottom grinding stone [stone implement]

Bottom grinding stone [stone implement]

Edmund Milne collection
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Lower grinding stones
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Gundabooka, New South Wales, Australia
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Invincible brand water bottle

Invincible brand water bottle

Hazel Merlo collection
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Water containers
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Australia
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He swore if we're bles't with childrenThe darlings I'll always adore

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Burnie showing the pier, Tasmania

Burnie showing the pier, Tasmania

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Burnie, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Latvian natural-coloured linen waistcoat with black embroidery

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Guna Kinne collection no. 1
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Waistcoats
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Riga, Latvia
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Mrs Guna Kinne
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1942
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Life. Be in it. World Cricket T-shirt

Life. Be in it. World Cricket T-shirt

Alex and Paddy Stitt collection
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T-shirts
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Painting depicts six fish surrounded by lines of palm trees and rocks

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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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Jack Maranguida
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1969
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Banksia serrata

Banksia serrata

Banks Florilegium collection
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Mounts
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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Transcription of Hobart Monument

Transcription of Hobart Monument

Margot Child collection
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Documents
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Mrs Margot Child
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Postcard featuring central railway station, Sydney

Postcard featuring central railway station, 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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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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1949
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The Broadway Sydney N.S.W. Christmas Greetings

The Broadway Sydney N.S.W. Christmas Greetings

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Germany
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Yellow, blue, green and pink floral pattern dress from Thursday Island

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1992 Torres Strait Islands Cultural Festival collection
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Dresses
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Thursday (Waiben) Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Mrs Col Nakata
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1992
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Convict love token from T. Jones to Mary, 1819

Convict love token from T. Jones to Mary, 1819

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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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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1945
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Mask

Mask

Papuan Official collection
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea
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Mr A P Lyons
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The Men, Adungun, work on paper, Oenpelli, 1948

The Men, Adungun, work on paper, Oenpelli, 1948

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Unknown
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1948
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Scribing tool

Scribing tool

George Henry Taylor collection
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Joinery tools
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Mr George H. Taylor
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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. Tipuamantimirri
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Handmade chart on the uses of French personal pronouns

Handmade chart on the uses of French personal pronouns

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Charts
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Pencil sketch depicting three women

Pencil sketch depicting three women

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Sketches
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The Ten Best Citizens of Victoria - Hon. Alfred Deakin

The Ten Best Citizens of Victoria - Hon. Alfred Deakin

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Victoria, Australia
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Alfred Deakin
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Hand coloured lantern slide - Ned Kelly in armour

Hand coloured lantern slide - Ned Kelly in armour

Christies Auction collection
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Lantern slides
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Edward 'Ned' Kelly
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Main Street, Mittagong, N.S.W

Main Street, Mittagong, N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mittagong, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Gt. Collins St., looking West, from Russell St. Melbourne, in the 'Fifties'

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1850
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S.S. Amra 535 Tons

S.S. Amra 535 Tons

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Manly Wharf, Sydney NSW

Manly Wharf, Sydney NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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1938 Christmas card written by Lilian Faithfull Anderson

1938 Christmas card written by Lilian Faithfull Anderson

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Christmas cards
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1938
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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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'Lampu, Kurninarra, Kartalapuru, Kujuwarri' by Kuji Rosie Goodjie, 2007

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Canning Stock Route collection
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Kuji R. Goodjie
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2007
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Envelope addressed to W P Faithfull Springfield, Goulburn

Envelope addressed to W P Faithfull Springfield, Goulburn

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Envelopes
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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William P. Faithfull
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The Cotter Dam, Canberra

The Cotter Dam, Canberra

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Cotter Dam, Cotter, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Envelope addressed to William Faithfull Esq, Goulburn

Envelope addressed to William Faithfull Esq, Goulburn

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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