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Fish scoop

Fish scoop

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Fishing equipment
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Townsville, Queensland, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Legend of the Cocokotoo Woman

Legend of the Cocokotoo Woman

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Marie L. Purutatamerri
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Holden Torana tiepin

Holden Torana tiepin

Jack Heenan collection
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Tiepins
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GM Holden Ltd
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1970
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Bundanoon Railway station

Bundanoon Railway station

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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Photograph of Tirranna races 1904

Photograph of Tirranna races 1904

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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1904
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Wooden sculpture of a goanna

Wooden sculpture of a goanna

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Wood carvings
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Amata, South Australia, Australia
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George Munkari
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1975
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Large timber-framed light box, with a panel showing the Snowy Mountains Scheme in cross section

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Snowy Scheme - Snowy Hydro collection
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Didactic displays
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School report

School report

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Chamaescilla Corymbosa

Chamaescilla Corymbosa

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
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Botanical specimens
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
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1873
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Child holding a basket of eggs, with chickens in the foreground

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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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1909
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London 2012 Paralympic Speedsuit worn by Sue Powell in the Pursuit and in the Road Time Trial

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Susan (Sue) Powell collection
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Sports clothing
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'Kurrkumalu' by Mayapu Elsie Thomas, 2007

'Kurrkumalu' by Mayapu Elsie Thomas, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Mayapu E. Thomas
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2007
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Letter of thanks from the President of Sydney Legacy, W B Gibson, to Enid Glover

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Enid Treadgold collection
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Letters
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Legacy Club
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1953
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Launching of New Manly Steamer 'Binngarra' at Woolwich Dockyard

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Exchange Studios
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1905
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Mechanical shears presented to Jack Howe by Wolseley Sheep Shearing Machine Company

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Jack Howe collection
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Wolseley Sheep Shearing Machine Company
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Wirth Bros. £1,000 Giraffe

Wirth Bros. £1,000 Giraffe

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Letter from Maurice Horn informing Vane Lindesay, 1976

Letter from Maurice Horn informing Vane Lindesay, 1976

Vane Lindesay collection no. 1
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Letters
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New York, United States of America
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Maurice Horn
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1976
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This is the Bali we all know and love

This is the Bali we all know and love

Bali Bombings 2002 Memorial - Parliament of Victoria collection
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Kuta, Bali, Indonesia
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2002
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Chuck and Di have a Baby

Chuck and Di have a Baby

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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Books
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Prince Charles P.
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'California' Flag ship American Navy, going up Sydney Harbour 23/7/25.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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United States Navy
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1925
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Oxide St after the rain January 14 1910

Oxide St after the rain January 14 1910

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia
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Kodak Ltd
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1910
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Native fuchsia

Native fuchsia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Aboriginal Warrior NSW

Aboriginal Warrior NSW

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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Charles H. Kerry
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Australian Aboriginal Full war paint

Australian Aboriginal Full war paint

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Queensland Government
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Marble Church Near Rhyl

Marble Church Near Rhyl

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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The Cedars, Rev. Samuel Marsden's Old Home, Parramatta, N.S.W

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Parramatta, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Norwood, Campbell Street, Milson's Point

Norwood, Campbell Street, Milson's Point

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Milsons Point, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Our town Nguiu on Bathurst Island

Our town Nguiu on Bathurst Island

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mary Dunn
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White, blue and brown cabin cruiser boat with inboard motor

White, blue and brown cabin cruiser boat with inboard motor

Bart Sansbury collection
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Motor boats
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Point Pearce, Yorke Peninsula, South Australia, Australia
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Bart Sansbury
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1991
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Brown and white slip cast terracotta vase made by Tjunkaya Tapaya, 2003

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Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 7
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Ceramic forms
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Tjunkaya Tapaya
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2003
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"SECOND PRIZE, GOULBURN, 1907, A., P., AND H SOCIETY"

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1907
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Bellerive beach

Bellerive beach

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bellerive Beach, Bellerive, Hobart, Tasmania, 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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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Marie C. Kerinaiua
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Design pattern

Design pattern

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Patterns
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Floodwaters, the power station, Launceston, Tas

Floodwaters, the power station, Launceston, Tas

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Emanuel Brothers stock book June 1951 - October 1965

Emanuel Brothers stock book June 1951 - October 1965

Emanuel Family collection
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Ledgers
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Nova Peris' 400m gold medal from the 2001 Australian National Championships (Athletics)

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Nova Peris collection
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2001
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Take a smiling old parson ...

Take a smiling old parson ...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Britannia falls, Wentworth Valley of Waters

Britannia falls, Wentworth Valley of Waters

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Wentworth Falls, Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1909
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Entrance to Cataract Gorge, Launceston

Entrance to Cataract Gorge, Launceston

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Cataract Gorge, Launceston, Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Emu egg engraving of an echidna

Emu egg engraving of an echidna

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Engraved emu eggs
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Silver Challenge cup presented to L Emanuel 1878

Silver Challenge cup presented to L Emanuel 1878

Emanuel Family collection
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Trophies
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Hardy Bros, Silversmiths and Jewellers
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1878
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Ship with white and black funnel under way

Ship with white and black funnel under way

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photograph of Herbert Browne as Nur Al Huda in JC Williamson's production of 'Chu Chin Chow'

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Herbert Browne collection
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Dry River Bridge, Quaama

Dry River Bridge, Quaama

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Quaama, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Vauxhall car parked outside a shed

Vauxhall car parked outside a shed

Colledge Family collection
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Photographs
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Prize ribbon from The Royal Agricultural Society of NSW Best Exhibit Beef Shorthorn Section, Royal Easter Show 1982

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Woodleigh Shorthorn Stud collection
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Prize ribbons
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Royal Agricultural Society of NSW
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1982
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Centenary Tower, Mt Gambier, SA

Centenary Tower, Mt Gambier, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mount Gambier, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Young man on a dark coloured horse.

Young man on a dark coloured horse.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Creswell Gardens, Adelaide, SA

Creswell Gardens, Adelaide, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Film negative - Different ways of wearing the hair, Petermann Ranges, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1926

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Film negatives
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Petermann Ranges, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1926
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Helen Holmes, the heroine of the new super-serial 'The Girl and the Game'

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Mauve satin covered ladies shoes with irridescent gelatin sequin decoration on toe and strap

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Shoes
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Switzerland
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Farmers Co Ltd
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1920
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Playing Dead

Playing Dead

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Dr Charles Perry
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1906
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Painting on masonite by Marbi (aka Mack), 1965 - depicting trees, kangaroo and turtle

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Dr Alex Van der Leeden collection
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Numbulwar, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Marbi
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1965
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Untitled basket by Nancy Nyanyarna Jackson

Untitled basket by Nancy Nyanyarna Jackson

Warakurna Tjanpi collection no.2
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Baskets
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Nancy N. Jackson
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Black and white photograph of Edgar Richard Mayne and Sidney Hand Emery on board the S.S. Niagara

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Nanette Ward collection
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United States of America
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Edgar Richard Mayne
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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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Photographs
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Cronulla, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Australia Unlimited - Immigration Builds a Nation

Australia Unlimited - Immigration Builds a Nation

Bernard Freedman collection no. 1
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Booklets
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Commonwealth Immigration Office
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1956
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Roman Catholic Church, Kerang, near Vic

Roman Catholic Church, Kerang, near Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Kerang, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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