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Adelaide YMCA Active Service Home and Abroad

Adelaide YMCA Active Service Home and Abroad

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Wartime badges
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Young Mens Christian Association
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1914
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Painting depicts a large serpent coiled around 7 white eggs, surrounded by several figures

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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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Mithinarri Gurruwiwi
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1965
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O Gauge House model train freight brake van

O Gauge House model train freight brake van

Bruce Macdonald collection
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Toy railway cars
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Repatriation Day fundraising badge

Repatriation Day fundraising badge

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Commemorative badges
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North Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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A W. Patrick
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1915
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Bark painting by Ginjuwai , 1964 - depicts two women on either side of white fire, surrounded by heaps of flour (red circles)

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Dr Alex Van der Leeden collection
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Bark paintings
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Numbulwar, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ginjuwai
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1964
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Spear

Spear

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Spears
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Coranderrk, Victoria, Australia
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Not provided
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1974
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Bell and Howell Eyemo 35 mm cine camera

Bell and Howell Eyemo 35 mm cine camera

Hans Wetzel collection
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Movie cameras
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United States of America
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Bell and Howell Company
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Circular metal film canister

Circular metal film canister

Robert and Irene Goard collection
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Film cans
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Wedgwood & Bentley blue jasper portrait medallion of naturalist Johann Reinhold Forster

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Wedgwood & Bentley Portrait Medallions collection
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Portrait medallions
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England
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Wedgwood
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1775
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Christmas card

Christmas card

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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George Street, Sydney

George Street, 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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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Dari headdress

Dari headdress

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Headdresses
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Carolus Isua OAM
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Australian Mutual Providence Society, Dubbo

Australian Mutual Providence Society, Dubbo

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Dubbo, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1918
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Retreat from Baghdad

Retreat from Baghdad

Behind the Lines 2007 collection
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Cartoons
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Mr Geoff Pryor
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2007
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Sketches of Tommy's life - Out on rest - No 4

Sketches of Tommy's life - Out on rest - No 4

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Paris, France
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Margaret Anglin

Margaret Anglin

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Talma & Co
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Brass button - Australian Military Forces

Brass button - Australian Military Forces

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Military buttons
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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K C Luke Pty Ltd
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1914
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Handwritten note

Handwritten note

Ruby Lee collection
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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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Angelo Munkara
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Painting with central band and infill of concentric circles and opposing arcs

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Fred Myers collection
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Yayayi, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Anatjari (. Tjakamarra
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School report

School report

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Reports
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The Royal Agricultural Society Victoria,

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Colledge Family collection
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Certificates
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Miss Emilie Roach
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1952
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Letter from The Express Messenger Co, Melbourne, 1902

Letter from The Express Messenger Co, Melbourne, 1902

Cycling in Australia - Ephemera collection no.1
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Letters
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York Street, Sydney, NSW

York Street, Sydney, 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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1913
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School report

School report

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Wooden box

Wooden box

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Boxes
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Wall hanging of a scene from Little Red Riding Hood, made by Ukrainian Displaced Person Olga Basylevich, in Germany in 1946

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Forest Hill Residential Kindergarten collection
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Wall hangings
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Neu-Ulm Displaced Persons Camp, American Zone, Germany
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Olga Basylevich
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1946
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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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Francis Damien Mukwamkum
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Convict love token from S. P[almer?], 1841

Convict love token from S. P[almer?], 1841

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Sepia postcard featuring a photograph of a rowboat

Sepia postcard featuring a photograph of a rowboat

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Painting depicting a crocodile, by David Milaybuma

Painting depicting a crocodile, by David Milaybuma

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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David Milaybuma
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Main St, Gloucester

Main St, Gloucester

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Gloucester, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1912
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Advertising card featuring King vs Smith

Advertising card featuring King vs Smith

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising cards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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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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Some Famous Music Hall Stars

Some Famous Music Hall Stars

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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The Rotary Photographic Company Ltd
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Film negative - Local men lining one side of a safe place to cross a river, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1928

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1928
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The Sunny Day

The Sunny Day

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Marie C. Kantilla
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Pair of leather leggings from WW1 Light Horse uniform

Pair of leather leggings from WW1 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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Tents pitched to the left of railway tracks. Trans-Australian Railway

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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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St Ignatius College, Lane Cove River, Sydney

St Ignatius College, Lane Cove River, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Lane Cove River, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Ceremonial board

Ceremonial board

Papuan Official collection
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea
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Mr Leo Austen
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1922
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Letter to Veronica O'Leary regarding drawings she made at the 1982 trial of Michael and Lindy Chamberlain.

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Veronica O'Leary collection no. 1
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Letters
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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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'The Story of Djirt' (aka Yingapungapu at Djarrakpi) by Narritjin Maymuru, Yirrkala

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Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Narritjin Maymuru
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'Kunkun' by Nora Nangapa, Nora Wompi, Bugai Whylouter, Kumpaya Girgaba, 2008

'Kunkun' by Nora Nangapa, Nora Wompi, Bugai Whylouter, Kumpa...

Canning Stock Route collection
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Paintings
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Nora Nangapa
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2008
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S.S. Matunga

S.S. Matunga

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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1912
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Town Hall, Ararat, Vic

Town Hall, Ararat, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Ararat, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Working men having a

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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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Castle Hill, Townsville

Castle Hill, Townsville

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Townsville, Queensland, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Letter from Maurice Horn, discussing illustrations for the book he is editing titled

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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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1977
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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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Courtroom sketch of the Chamberlain trial by Veronica O'Leary, 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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1963 - 1973 St.George - Budapest Soccer Club trophy

1963 - 1973 St.George - Budapest Soccer Club trophy

John 'Johnny' Warren collection
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Trophies
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Johnny Warren MBE OAM
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Table D'Hote room, Langham Hotel

Table D'Hote room, Langham Hotel

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Bridge, Camden

The Bridge, Camden

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Postcards
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Green wineglass

Green wineglass

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Wine glasses
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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North Head Quarantine Station
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'Mother whale'  by Narritjin Maymuru, 1978

'Mother whale' by Narritjin Maymuru, 1978

Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies 18/01/1979 collection
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Bark paintings
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Drill Hall, Australian National University, Acton, Canberra, Austra...
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Narritjin Maymuru
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1978
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Robilt toy train tank wagon

Robilt toy train tank wagon

Bruce Macdonald collection
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Toy railway cars
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Wishing you a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. The Philp Cabinet

Wishing you a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. The Phil...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Girl He Takes To Church

The Girl He Takes To Church

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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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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