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Glass plate negative - The tree at Fort Wills, Cooper Creek, South Australia, under which a relief party buried a cache containing provisions for members of the ill-fated Burke and Wills expedition in 1861, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1919

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Cooper Creek, South Australia, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1919
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No. 6. How We Beat The Favourite

No. 6. How We Beat The Favourite

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Charles Hammond
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Sketchbook, 'SPRING 05 -SUMMER 06', Diana Boyer

Sketchbook, 'SPRING 05 -SUMMER 06', Diana Boyer

Diana Boyer collection
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Xmas Greetings From Dungog.

Xmas Greetings From Dungog.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Dungog, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Zeiss 188014 binocular microscope and box

Zeiss 188014 binocular microscope and box

School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine collection
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Microscopes
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Jena, Germany
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Carl Zeiss
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'Tapu Country' by Jukuna Mona Chuguna, 2008

'Tapu Country' by Jukuna Mona Chuguna, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Fitzroy Crossing, Western Australia, Australia
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Jukuna M. Chuguna
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2008
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Courtroom sketch 'NT Ranger, Mr. Roth.' by Veronica O'Leary dated 17 September 1982.

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Veronica O'Leary collection no. 1
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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 Hospital Barraba

The Hospital Barraba

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Barraba, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Envelope addressed to Petronella Wensing

Envelope addressed to Petronella Wensing

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Envelopes
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Haarlem, Holland
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Mrs Petronella Wensing
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1962
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Continental Balloon tyres

Continental Balloon tyres

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Germany
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This is why we wear our hats turned up at the side

This is why we wear our hats turned up at the side

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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People standing in the snow in front of a station sign at Katoomba

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Katoomba, Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Kodak Ltd
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Engraved boab nut 'Mortuary Rites 2' by Jack Wherra

Engraved boab nut 'Mortuary Rites 2' by Jack Wherra

Jack Wherra collection no. 1
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Mowanjum, West Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Jack Wherra
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1963
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Amalgamated House & Ship Painters, Paperhangers & Decorators Employees Association (NSW)

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Andrew Reeves collection no. 5
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Membership certificates
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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W C Penfold and Co Pty Ltd
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1875
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Square cardboard token

Square cardboard token

ET Fealy collection
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Portrait of a sports team with a ball

Portrait of a sports team with a ball

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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1919
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General Post Office Melbourne

General Post Office Melbourne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Germany
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1913
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Utilised flake [stone implement]

Utilised flake [stone implement]

Horne-Bowie collection
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Lake Eyre, South Australia, Australia
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Pages 25 to 28 of the copy of the Jerilderie Letter, which was originally composed by Ned Kelly

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Christies Auction collection
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Letters
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Stringybark Creek, Victoria, Australia
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Edward 'Ned' Kelly
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1879
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Nardin No 2281

Nardin No 2281

Bureau of Mineral Resources collection no. 1
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Chronometers
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Australian Comic Alphabet - A

Australian Comic Alphabet - A

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Sky's the Limit by J.M. Spaight

The Sky's the Limit by J.M. Spaight

William Beausang collection
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Books
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London, England
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1940
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The animal crab duck

The animal crab duck

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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Beverley A. Munkara
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1975
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Drummond St, Ballarat

Drummond St, Ballarat

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Ballarat, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Spearheads
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The Spit, Sydney

The Spit, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Middle Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Bark painting 'Totems of the Manarrngu Mortuary Rites' by David Malangi, Milingimbi, 1966

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J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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David D. Malangi
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1966
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Glass plate negative - Old Kai Kai, a Western Arrernte man, Henbury station, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1920
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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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Ancilla Munkara
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The water tower is filling the truck

The water tower is filling the truck

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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Luke R. Apuatjimi
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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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Ceremonial shovel used for the turning of the first sod at works on railways commenced at Port Augusta, Oodnadatta, Tarcoola and Alice Springs between 1912 and 2001

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Australian National Railways Commission collection
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Shovels
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Port Augusta, South Australia, Australia
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Baron Thomas Denman
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1912
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Woman and four men standing outside a shop

Woman and four men standing outside a shop

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Coloured photographic postcard 'LIFE IN THE BACK BLOCKS', about 1905

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Rabbits in Australia collection no. 3
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Standard Bushel gun-metal grain measure

Standard Bushel gun-metal grain measure

Geoff Gray collection
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Measures
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London, England
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Lannon Harley
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1832
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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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Joachim
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Queen Elizabeth II

Queen Elizabeth II

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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Political badges
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Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
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Ship with a funnel and two masts at anchor

Ship with a funnel and two masts at anchor

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Epacris longiflora

Epacris longiflora

Banks Florilegium collection
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Engravings
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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Princes Bridge, Melbourne

Princes Bridge, Melbourne

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Postcards
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Rutidosis Leptorrhynchoides

Rutidosis Leptorrhynchoides

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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Wawilak at Mirramina.

Wawilak at Mirramina.

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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Mawalan Marika
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1967
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Handwrittern program for the Hay Show

Handwrittern program for the Hay Show

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Programs
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Australian Natives: Taking down the poor bushies

Australian Natives: Taking down the poor bushies

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Courtroom sketch of the Chamberlain trial by Veronica O'Leary.

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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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S.F. Barnes from the 1901-02 English Cricket Team to Australia.

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Nanette Ward collection
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Commemorative badges
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Whitehead and Hoag
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1901
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E.R. Mayne wearing a white suit, carrying binoculars and smoking a cigar

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Nanette Ward collection
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Edgar Richard Mayne
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Exercise book containing handwritten compositions

Exercise book containing handwritten compositions

Turner and Valentine Families 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 from William Franklin, June 23, 1819

Convict love token from William Franklin, June 23, 1819

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Invitation printed on cream card; addressed to Dr R. L. [Faithfull] and Miss Faithfull from Mrs Fairfax

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Invitations
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Head ornament

Head ornament

Olive Pink collection
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Headbands
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Miss Olive Pink
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Cylindrical fibre basket - Yirrkala, 1948

Cylindrical fibre basket - Yirrkala, 1948

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Baskets
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Sassafras Gully, Victoria

Sassafras Gully, Victoria

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sassafras, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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1918
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War Memorial, Warragul, Vic

War Memorial, Warragul, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Warragul, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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On the Beach at Manly, Sydney.

On the Beach at Manly, 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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Certificate of Merit

Certificate of Merit

Gwyneth Ottrey collection
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Certificates
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Buffalo River, Victoria, Australia
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Education Department of Victoria
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1915
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Black fur and wool driving hat

Black fur and wool driving hat

Mary Ellerslie Massey collection
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Hats
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England
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Florence Faithfull

Florence Faithfull

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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1883
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Glen Innes Hospital

Glen Innes Hospital

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Glen Innes, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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