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Letter of congratulations from I. A. Nowland to Edna Thompson on receiving her British Empire Medal, 1977

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Thompson Family collection
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Edna M. Thompson
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1977
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Bowen Downs map

Bowen Downs map

Andrew and Lesley Cowper collection
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Discussion Poster No.49, Choosing her Job, 28 November 1949

Discussion Poster No.49, Choosing her Job, 28 November 1949

George W Barber collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Commonwealth Office of Education
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1949
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Convict love token captioned I love till death shall stop my breath, 1802

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Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Diary account of the Thornycroft Expedition into Central Australia to recover the bodies of aviators Anderson and Hitchcock in 1929

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Sharp and Cook collection
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Diaries
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Tanami, Australia
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Mr Leslie S. Miles
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1929
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Wooden kangaroo figure

Wooden kangaroo figure

Terence Lane collection
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Sculptures
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1972
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Victoria Street Looking South, Taree, NSW

Victoria Street Looking South, Taree, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Taree, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1940
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Bush turkey

Bush turkey

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Cave, Mt Gambier

The Cave, Mt Gambier

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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Postcard featuring Melbourne Cup winner - The Victory

Postcard featuring Melbourne Cup winner - The Victory

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1902
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Boat harbour, Eildon Weir, Vic

Boat harbour, Eildon Weir, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Eildon Reservoir, Eildon, 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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Sofala, New South Wales, Australia
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Barry Saunders
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Taemas Bridge near Yass

Taemas Bridge near Yass

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Taemas, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Print - A Lesson for the Horsekeeper

Print - A Lesson for the Horsekeeper

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Prints
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London, England
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Thomas McLean
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1834
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Chinese Remonstrance to the Parliament and People of Victoria. Issued by their committee: Cheok Hong Cheong, Chairman

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Chinese in Australia Rare Books collection
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1888
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GPO Scone, NSW

GPO Scone, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Scone, New South Wales, Australia
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Postmaster General's Department
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A Bush Road - Cascades

A Bush Road - Cascades

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Alsophila Australis

Alsophila Australis

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
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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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Blue wren

Blue wren

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Neville W. Cayley Snr
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Stanwell Park from Bald Hill, South Coast, NSW

Stanwell Park from Bald Hill, South Coast, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Stanwell Park, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1966 Best and Fairest trophy

1966 Best and Fairest trophy

John 'Johnny' Warren collection
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Trophies
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Johnny Warren MBE OAM
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Inganarr, the giant serpent

Inganarr, the giant serpent

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Nathanael N. Maralngura
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1974
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Canadian Mask

Canadian Mask

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Masks
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Harnessing in dogs and preparing to start - Captain's sledge party

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Antarctica
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1901
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An open carriage with a driver seated on the box holding the reins and Clarice Faithfull-Anderson seated behind him

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Baby's bonnet

Baby's bonnet

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Nautilus shells

Nautilus shells

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Muriel Maynard collection
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Shells
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Adze

Adze

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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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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Wet specimen - Horse, kidney

Wet specimen - Horse, kidney

MacKenzie collection
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Zoological specimens
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Shelley Beach, Port Macquarie

Shelley Beach, Port Macquarie

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Port Macquarie, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Black Ant, Uaipa

The Black Ant, Uaipa

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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Unknown
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1948
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Yirara College
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Postcard featuring racehorse - Cruciform

Postcard featuring racehorse - Cruciform

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Art Series
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Letter from Stephen White to his son George, 1860

Letter from Stephen White to his son George, 1860

Tony Hill collection no. 4
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Stephen White
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1860
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Model shield

Model shield

JC Le Souef collection
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Small scale models
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Elwood, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Albert A. Le Souef
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1868
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Handcarved ornamental spoon

Handcarved ornamental spoon

Albina Ramoskis collection
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Spoons
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Lithuania
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Mrs Albina Ramoskis
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Glass plate negative - Aboriginal prisoners, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1905

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1905
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Entree card for admission to The Forecourt for the Opening Ceremony of Parliament House, Canberra, Monday, 9 May 1988

Entree card for admission to The Forecourt for the Opening C...

Chris Grady collection
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Cards
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Government of Australia
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1988
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Bathurst Lions Club

Bathurst Lions Club

Ben Chifley collection no. 3
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Wollongong Harbour

Wollongong Harbour

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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Child's drawing - Hazel Roughsey

Child's drawing - Hazel Roughsey

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Denham Island, Queensland, Australia
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Hazel Roughsey
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Mosman Street, Charters Towers

Mosman Street, Charters Towers

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Charters Towers, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Exhibition Building, Melbourne

Exhibition Building, Melbourne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Exhibition Building, Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Courtroom sketch of the Chamberlain trial by Veronica O'Leary, 1982.

Courtroom sketch of the Chamberlain trial by Veronica O'Lear...

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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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Christopher Porter
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Invitation to meet Hon. Nelson T. Johnson, Envoy extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary of the United States of America, Canberra, 1941

Invitation to meet Hon. Nelson T. Johnson, Envoy extraordina...

Betty Hall collection
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Invitations
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr H L. Napthali
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1941
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Glass plate negative - Luritja man demonstrating method of attack with boomerang under cover of shield, central Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

Glass plate negative - Luritja man demonstrating method of a...

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glass plate negatives
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1920
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'Wanatjalnga', painted by  Anatjarri Tjakamarra and Charlie Tjaruru Tjungurrayi, 1974

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Fred Myers collection
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Yayayi, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Charlie T. Tjungurrayi
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1974
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Lobelia Simplicicaulis

Lobelia Simplicicaulis

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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1875
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Stan Mitchell collection
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Spearthrowers
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New South Wales, Australia
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Four piece sculptural artwork titled A Blanket Return

Four piece sculptural artwork titled A Blanket Return

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Julie Gough collection
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Sculptures
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Dr Julie Gough
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Moonrise, Curl Curl, Manly

Moonrise, Curl Curl, Manly

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Curl Curl, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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Model spearthrower

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JC Le Souef collection
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Small scale models
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Elwood, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Albert A. Le Souef
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1868
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Bark painting by Roy Dadaynga Marika.

Bark painting by Roy Dadaynga Marika.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Bark paintings
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Roy Dadaynga Marika
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1975
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Postcard depicting 'Early Morning Trams', George Street, Sydney

Postcard depicting 'Early Morning Trams', George Street, Syd...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Convict love token from Nathaniel Thorne, 1831

Convict love token from Nathaniel Thorne, 1831

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Marrickville, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Lynette McNiven
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This is a river long time ago, this is the Dadrungan River

This is a river long time ago, this is the Dadrungan River

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Averil Kelly
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