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Wooden spear, used in the 'Seven Sisters' performance at the 'Tracking Kultja' festival at the NMA in 2001

Wooden spear, used in the 'Seven Sisters' performance at the...

Maruku Arts collection no. 2
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Spears
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Walter Pukutiwara
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2001
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'Buwakul', bark painting, native plant species

'Buwakul', bark painting, native plant species

Mulkun Wirrpanda collection
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mulkun Wirrpanda
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2012
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Yellow ochre belonging to Paul House (Ngambri)

Yellow ochre belonging to Paul House (Ngambri)

Paul House collection no.2
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Ochre specimens
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Wooden rectangular brick mould

Wooden rectangular brick mould

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Brick moulds
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Child's drawing by Dhakiyarr

Child's drawing by Dhakiyarr

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dhakiyarr
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Lucas Heights nuclear target

Lucas Heights nuclear target

Movement Against Uranium Mining collection
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Political badges
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Movement Against Uranium Mining
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1983
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Wooden club, Weapon

Wooden club, Weapon

Stan Mitchell collection
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Clubs
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Stan Mitchell collection
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Boomerangs
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Lachlan River, New South Wales, Australia
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Apron made of yellow muslin edged in cotton binding

Apron made of yellow muslin edged in cotton binding

Gwyneth Ottrey collection
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Aprons
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Myrtleford, Victoria, Australia
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Mrs Florence O. Ottrey
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Independent Order of Rechabites  Temperance Friendly Society

Independent Order of Rechabites Temperance Friendly Society

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Bottom grinding stone [stone implement]

Bottom grinding stone [stone implement]

Horne-Bowie collection
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Lower grinding stones
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Mungeranie, South Australia, Australia
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Red ochre used in painting

Red ochre used in painting

Tandanya collection no. 3
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Ochre
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Portraits of the Aboriginal inhabitants

Portraits of the Aboriginal inhabitants

The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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Prints
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London, England
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George French Angas
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1847
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Robert Menzies and Queen Elizabeth II in Kings Hall, Parliament House.

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Fred Daly collection
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Photographs
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'Reginald's Last Wishes' signed by George Faithfull and H Montague Faithfull

'Reginald's Last Wishes' signed by George Faithfull and H Mo...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Documents
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Macquarie Street showing Treasury and Colonial Secretary's buildings

Macquarie Street showing Treasury and Colonial Secretary's b...

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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Art Series
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Woolloomooloo Bay, Sydney

Woolloomooloo Bay, Sydney

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

Macquarie

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Wooden slide rule housed in a fabric coated cardboard case

Wooden slide rule housed in a fabric coated cardboard case

Sir Roland Wilson collection no. 2
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Slide rules
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Stanley No.30 spirit level

Stanley No.30 spirit level

George Henry Taylor collection
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Spirit levels
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United States of America
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Stanley
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Photograph of Edna Thompson

Photograph of Edna Thompson

Thompson Family collection
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Photographs
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Edna M. Thompson
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Cast glass shallow pedestal bowl

Cast glass shallow pedestal bowl

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Bowls
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Postcard of Melbourne Cup winner - Tarcoola

Postcard of Melbourne Cup winner - Tarcoola

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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1893
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Rifle birds

Rifle birds

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Neville W. Cayley Snr
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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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A view in the Domain, Melbourne, Vic

A view in the Domain, Melbourne, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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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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Mount Isa, Queensland, Australia
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Janelle Toby
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Scout's National Service badge certificate

Scout's National Service badge certificate

Barry Williams collection
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Certificates
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Barry Williams
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1942
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Programme notes for a concert given by New Australians of the Greta Migrant Camp September 8, 1949

Programme notes for a concert given by New Australians of th...

J Wyszogrodzki collection no. 1
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Kelp container by Verna Nichols

Kelp container by Verna Nichols

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Verna Nichols collection
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Containers
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Tasmania, Australia
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Verna Nichols
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Bone shuttle, with some remnants of thread in the central bobbin

Bone shuttle, with some remnants of thread in the central bo...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Shuttles
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Postcard featuring a coloured cartoon depicting German, Turkish and Austrian leaders

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Anderson's Wonderland City Bondi

Anderson's Wonderland City Bondi

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bondi, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Anderson
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1906
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Cartoon of Sir Joh Bjelke Peterson leading soldiers on hoseback through deep snow

Cartoon of Sir Joh Bjelke Peterson leading soldiers on hoseb...

Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Queensland, Australia
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Mr Ward O'Neill
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Poster featuring a seated man making fire surrounded by hand made objects

Poster featuring a seated man making fire surrounded by hand...

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Replicas
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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George French Angas
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Constance Faithfull seated in a garden wearing riding dress

Constance Faithfull seated in a garden wearing riding dress

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Ocean Beach, Manly NSW

Ocean Beach, Manly NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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North Steyne Beach, Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Cotton wool bandages

Cotton wool bandages

Torrens Island Quarantine Station collection
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Bandages
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Fingal's Cave, Staffa

Fingal's Cave, Staffa

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Postcards
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Ford Abbey, Oakhampton, Devon

Ford Abbey, Oakhampton, Devon

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Watercolour paintings
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Beige linen driving jacket

Beige linen driving jacket

Mary Ellerslie Massey collection
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Jackets
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Taylors Beach Vaucluse N.S.W

Taylors Beach Vaucluse N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Taylors Beach, Vaucluse, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Envelope addressed to MMS I M Brown, Springfield, Goulburn, NSW

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Envelopes
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Bag featuring Berlin woolwork with silk

Bag featuring Berlin woolwork with silk

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Evening bags
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1870
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Child's drawing of a crocodile, a snake and two turtles by Lola Gunn

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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Five young women in a garden setting, possibly a bride and bridesmaids.

Five young women in a garden setting, possibly a bride and b...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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The National Magazine

The National Magazine

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Magazines
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'We Want Land Rights Right Now', sign - used at the Aboriginal Tent Embassy, Canberra, 1972

'We Want Land Rights Right Now', sign - used at the Aborigin...

Department of Aboriginal Affairs collection no. 2
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Signs
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Aboriginal Tent Embassy, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Terri...
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1972
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Fred Daly standing with two unidentified men and an unidentified woman. Berlin Sept 1961

Fred Daly standing with two unidentified men and an unidenti...

Fred Daly collection
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Photographs
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Newspaper - 'Skaugum News' 12 May 1949

Newspaper - 'Skaugum News' 12 May 1949

D Simankevicius collection
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Newsletters
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Greetings from Rockdale

Greetings from Rockdale

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

Ripples

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Joh Bjelke Petersen at the microphone flanked by Gough Whitlam, Fred Daly, Mrs Daly and five other unidentified people.

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Fred Daly collection
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Photographs
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Poster

Poster

Union of Australian Women collection
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Posters
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Audrey McDonald
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1950
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Image of a woman and a dove

Image of a woman and a dove

Union of Australian Women collection
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Badges
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Audrey McDonald
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1950
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Convict love token from Scott

Convict love token from Scott

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Let's sing a song of happiness...

Let's sing a song of happiness...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Great Britain
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Eddie Mabo, by C B Robinson.

Eddie Mabo, by C B Robinson.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Replicas
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Townsville, Queensland, Australia
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C B. Robinson
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1993
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The Gap, Sydney Heads.

The Gap, Sydney Heads.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Charles H. Kerry
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20 wooden and metal braille punches

20 wooden and metal braille punches

Dulcie May Magnus collection
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Punches
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