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Convict love token from J. Jordan

Convict love token from J. Jordan

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Cow horn drinking cup

Cow horn drinking cup

Tony Hill collection no. 4
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Cups
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Mr Anthony Hill
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Album containing 27 photographs of significant sites around Canberra, from the 1930's

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Betty Hall collection
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Photograph albums
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Commonwealth Government Printers
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1930
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Fibre basket by Rosie Williams, 2008

Fibre basket by Rosie Williams, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Baskets
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Rosie Williams
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2008
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Pigmented plaited fibre armband

Pigmented plaited fibre armband

A Morrison collection no. 1
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Armbands
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Club

Club

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Clubs
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Unknown
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Bark painting depicts three black fish

Bark painting depicts three black fish

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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Birigitji
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1966
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Letter and memo to Mrs Scates from Ian Smith

Letter and memo to Mrs Scates from Ian Smith

Robert Scates collection
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Letters
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Hon Ian W. Smith
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1972
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Box for sewing equipment

Box for sewing equipment

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Sewing boxes
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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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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Weipa, Queensland, Australia
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Roy Chevathen
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Crutch

Crutch

Torrens Island Quarantine Station collection
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Crutches
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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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Adrian Miller
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A Joyous Christmas

A Joyous Christmas

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Weapon - Boomerang - hunting

Weapon - Boomerang - hunting

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Boomerangs
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Stanley Rule & Level Co No.12 box scraper

Stanley Rule & Level Co No.12 box scraper

George Henry Taylor collection
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Scrapers
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New Britain, Hartford County, Connecticut, United States of America
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Stanley Rule and Level Co
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Orient Liner R.M.S. Orama 20,000 tons

Orient Liner R.M.S. Orama 20,000 tons

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Continental tyres

Continental tyres

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Germany
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Struggling through the mud in streets of Kalgan Augt 1914

Struggling through the mud in streets of Kalgan Augt 1914

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1913
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Ceramic demijohn with cork

Ceramic demijohn with cork

William and Jeanette Derham Family - Bendigo Pottery collection
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Demijohns
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Mr William Derham
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1888
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Photograph of ship flying American flag

Photograph of ship flying American flag

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Carpenter's saw

Carpenter's saw

George and Mary Weir collection
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Woodworking saws
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Sheffield, England
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James Brothers & Co
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1949
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QSL card for VK-208

QSL card for VK-208

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Cat sculpture

Cat sculpture

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Wood carvings
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Wingellina, Western Australia, Australia
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Jean I. Burke
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1982
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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Letter acknowledging gifts, addressed to Mrs Alice Close, 1951

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John Collinson Close collection
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Letters
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University of Sydney
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1951
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Unused postcard depicting Epworth Mission, Salisbury, Rhodesia

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Thompson Family collection
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Zimbabwe
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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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Olympic Saga

Olympic Saga

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 3
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Books
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Keith Donald
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1957
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Glimpse of City Skyline from the Botanical Gardens, Sydney, N.S.W

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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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White ochre used in painting

White ochre used in painting

Tandanya collection no. 3
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Ochre
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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, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Angelo Munkara
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1824
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Untitled child's drawing by Bryan Nemarluk showing an Aboriginal man about to axe a white man lying wounded on the ground

Untitled child's drawing by Bryan Nemarluk showing an Aborig...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Bryan Nemarluk
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Commercial Banking Co. Ltd Sydney

Commercial Banking Co. Ltd Sydney

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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Commercial Banking Company of Sydney Limited
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Black and white photograph of US swimmer Olga Dorfner

Black and white photograph of US swimmer Olga Dorfner

National Sports Information Centre collection
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Photographs
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Philadelphia, United States of America
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Miss Olga Dorfner
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1917
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Black and white slip cast earthenware vase made by [Kunmanara] Tapaya, 2004

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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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Kunmanara Tapaya
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2004
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Glass plate negative - Ikey, Teddy and Jacky (Sunday Islanders, Western Australia) on board the 'Rita', as members of the crew, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1916

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1916
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Our vote = our future

Our vote = our future

Terry Fox collection
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Political badges
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Maquarie Place, Sydney

Maquarie Place, 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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Museum, Sydney, N.S.W

Museum, Sydney, N.S.W

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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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Boomerangs
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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1974
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Upper Macedon. Camel's Hump, from Hanging Rock Road

Upper Macedon. Camel's Hump, from Hanging Rock Road

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Victoria, Australia
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Bowl with pokerwork designs

Bowl with pokerwork designs

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Containers
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Kanginy
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Feb 13-18, 1925, Hobbs Stumped Oldfield, Bowled Ryder 66

Feb 13-18, 1925, Hobbs Stumped Oldfield, Bowled Ryder 66

Ruth Oldfield collection
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Photographs
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr William 'Bert' A. Oldfield
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1925
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Digging stick

Digging stick

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Digging sticks
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Albury, New South Wales, Australia
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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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Tweed Heads, New South Wales, Australia
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Fingal Head Primary School
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Weapon - Boomerang - hooked

Weapon - Boomerang - hooked

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Boomerangs
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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1960
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Cast iron prison key

Cast iron prison key

Sotheby's collection no. 1
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Keys
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Campbell Street Gaol, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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1837
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Colonial and Continental Church Society - A Bush Wedding

Colonial and Continental Church Society - A Bush Wedding

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Colonial and Continental Church Society
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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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Nelson Peters
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Box of

Box of "New improved interwoven Nigger Boy steel wool soap p...

People's Paraphernalia collection no. 21
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Cleaning products
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Leichhardt, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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T W Featherston Pty Ltd
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Municipal Buildings, hasings

Municipal Buildings, hasings

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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German forces soundly asleep on the ground

German forces soundly asleep on the ground

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Pair of ladies dyed pink satin tango shoes

Pair of ladies dyed pink satin tango shoes

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dancing shoes
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1920
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Child's drawing ? How I ancestors lived

Child's drawing ? How I ancestors lived

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Jimmy Pitjara Toby
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Black and white postcard depicting Maroubra Beach Sydney NSW

Black and white postcard depicting Maroubra Beach Sydney NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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The Rocks, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ramsay Photo Works Pty Ltd
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Four letters of condolence to Mrs Clark and two photographs

Four letters of condolence to Mrs Clark and two photographs

Ben Chifley collection no. 3
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Letters
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Six echidnas

Six echidnas

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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View of Macquarie Street from Government House, Sydney N.S.W

View of Macquarie Street from Government House, Sydney N.S.W

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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Miss H C. Smith
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1909
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George's River, Como, NSW

George's River, Como, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Como, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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