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Lantern slide - View from the sea of Point Charles lighthouse, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1905

Lantern slide - View from the sea of Point Charles lighthous...

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Lantern slides
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1905
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Convict love token from Thomas Spicer, January 17, 1818

Convict love token from Thomas Spicer, January 17, 1818

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Plastic ochred ring

Plastic ochred ring

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Armbands
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The Gap - near entrance to Sydney Harbour

The Gap - near entrance to Sydney Harbour

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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The Gap, Watsons Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Herbert Beecroft
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Louis J. Tipungwuti
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spearthrowers
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Umbakumba, Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Nangiliana
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Wild Honey

Wild Honey

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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Djimbun
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Erythrina vespertilio

Erythrina vespertilio

Banks Florilegium collection
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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Courtroom sketch 'Sgt. Charlwood.' by Veronica O'Leary, dated 20 September 1982.

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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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Pitt Street, Sydney

Pitt Street, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Douglas Pratt
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Print

Print

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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No 1. How We Beat The Favourite

No 1. How We Beat The Favourite

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Charles Hammond
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 Lucian and Ethel Faithfull standing on the veranda of Bluestone Cottage

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Dale Ampeybegan
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Emu egg carved with an image of a man's face and native Australian animals by Bill Reid, 1990

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Bill Reid - John Cawte collection
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Engraved emu eggs
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Bill Reid
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Spectre II

Spectre II

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Judith-Rose Thomas colle...
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Tasmania, Australia
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Judith R. Thomas
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Sepia toned photograph of men in suits and hats parading down a street

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Postcard of a man riding bicycle rollers, about 1904

Postcard of a man riding bicycle rollers, about 1904

Cycling in Australia - Ephemera collection no.1
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Brown, grey and black patterned sleeveless dress with black belt, worn by Lindy Chamberlain

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Lindy Chamberlain-Creighton collection no. 2
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Dresses
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Australia
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Mrs Lindy Chamberlain-Creighton
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1980
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Red-brown hard cover elephant folio scrapbook relating to John [Johnny] Warrens' soccer career, 1977

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John 'Johnny' Warren collection
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Scrapbooks
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Johnny Warren MBE OAM
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The Gardens, Ballarat

The Gardens, Ballarat

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Ballarat, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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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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Photographic postcards
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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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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Bruno J. Pilakui
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Shoalhaven River, NSW

Shoalhaven River, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Shoalhaven River, New South Wales, Australia
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Dr R Riches
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Slipcast terracotta mug with mukata (beanie) design, made by Peter Ward using Ernabella artists designs, for Alice Springs Beanie Festival, 2004

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Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 7
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Mugs
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Peter Ward
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2004
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Yvonne Wolmby
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'Kulyayi' by Milkujung Jewess James, 2007

'Kulyayi' by Milkujung Jewess James, 2007

Canning Stock Route Collection
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Ngumpan, Western Australia, Australia
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Milkujung J. James
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2007
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Black Devereux Bowly clock, brought to Australia by the Blaxland family in the early 1800's.

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Daryl Blaxland collection
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Mantel clocks
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Unidentified. Painting is decorated with vertical lines composed of dashes

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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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Weapon - Shield

Weapon - Shield

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Shields
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Sydney, New South Wales

Sydney, New South Wales

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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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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Miss Jn Turner & Molly Brown at Cronulla

Miss Jn Turner & Molly Brown at Cronulla

Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Cronulla, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Lilian and Flory Faithfull

Lilian and Flory Faithfull

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Postcard featuring six men, some with shovels, standing around a horse and cart loaded with dirt or rubble.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Kingsly Hall. Potts Point N.S.W.

Kingsly Hall. Potts Point N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Potts Point, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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New England University, Armidale, NSW

New England University, Armidale, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Armidale, New South Wales, Australia
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University of New England
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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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Unknown
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Edwin Fernando
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Boomerang used by 'King Boney', Woolgoolga, North Coast, NSW.

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Edmund Milne collection
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Boomerangs
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Woolgoolga, New South Wales, Australia
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'Tingarri Dreaming at Nariboruka [Naripuruka]' painted by George Tjapaltjarri, 1977

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Sally Banyard collection
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Paintings
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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George Tjapaltjarri
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1977
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College Street, Sydney

College Street, 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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Carved brown and pale green onyx kangaroo figure

Carved brown and pale green onyx kangaroo figure

Terence Lane collection
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Animal figures
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Mexico
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Wooden plane

Wooden plane

George O Crawford collection
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Planes
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr George O. Crawford
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1900
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Dugong in tail down position, carved from wongai wood by Paul Tom, Moa Island

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Paul Tom collection
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Wood carvings
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Moa Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Reverend Paul Tom
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2002
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Illustrated catalogue of manually operated Koerstz wool presses

Illustrated catalogue of manually operated Koerstz wool pres...

Dave and Clive Koerstz collection
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Catalogues
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Blacktown, New South Wales, Australia
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C Koerstz Company
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1965
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Postcard featuring Mosman, Sydney

Postcard featuring Mosman, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mosman, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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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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Motor Fishing Vessel Hong Hai, which transported 38 Vietnamese refugees to Australia in 1978

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Tran Thi Nga collection
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Fishing boats
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An-Hoa, Kien Gaing, Vietnam
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Captain Van S. Truong
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1969
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Cartoon titled 'Combine, Australia!...'

Cartoon titled 'Combine, Australia!...'

Punch magazine collection
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Cartoons
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London, England
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Punch
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1899
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A good thing draw-ers you

A good thing draw-ers you

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Watson's Bay, Sydney

Watson's Bay, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Watsons Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1910
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Piece of a turtle shell

Piece of a turtle shell

Herbert E Read collection
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Animal parts
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Iguana and Shark

Iguana and Shark

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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Minimini Numalkiyiya Mamarika
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1948
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Letter to W H Treloar from Young Bros, Horsham 1913

Letter to W H Treloar from Young Bros, Horsham 1913

Eric J Treloar collection
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Business letters
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Horsham, Victoria, Australia
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R J. Young
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1913
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Unfinished pencil sketch

Unfinished pencil sketch

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Sketches
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The Tourist.

The Tourist.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Journals
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1833
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The Town Hall, Parramatta, NSW

The Town Hall, Parramatta, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Parramatta, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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