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Photograph of Edna Thompson

Photograph of Edna Thompson

Thompson Family collection
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Edna M. Thompson
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LCO Aumuller Powhattan Hankow. Will Upheaval result Shocking News Helen Woodruff Innes

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Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Telegrams
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Brown cotton thread

Brown cotton thread

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Threads
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Portrait photograph of Charles Perkins

Portrait photograph of Charles Perkins

Jon Lewis collection
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Portrait photographs
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Jon Lewis
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The Two Women Dreaming by Shorty Lungkarta Tjungurrayi 1974-75

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Yayayi, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Shorty Lungkarta Tjungurrayi
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1975
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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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Marguerita Munkara
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Shovel

Shovel

Claude Dunshea collection no. 1
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Shovels
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Savage Co Ltd
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1930
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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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Woodenbong, New South Wales, Australia
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Michael Close
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Sydney Harbour from top of Library [sic]

Sydney Harbour from top of Library [sic]

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs M Whister
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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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Leitz Wetzlar dissecting light monocular microscope

Leitz Wetzlar dissecting light monocular microscope

School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine collection
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Microscopes
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Wetzlar, Germany
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Leitz Wetzlar
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Postcard featuring a horses running a race

Postcard featuring a horses running a race

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Postcard of Melbourne Cup winner - The Grafter

Postcard of Melbourne Cup winner - The Grafter

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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1898
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The Athenaeum

The Athenaeum

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Journals
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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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Weapon - Boomerang - hunting

Weapon - Boomerang - hunting

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Boomerangs
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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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Elcho Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Rick Gurruwul
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Woodenbong, New South Wales, Australia
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Henry Davies
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Peggy Antonio, Amy Hudson, Alice Wegemund, Hazel Pritchard, Kath Smith and Elsie Deane waving goodbye before sailing from Melbourne to England, 1937.

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Elsie Deane collection
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Photographs
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Elsie Deane
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1937
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The Great Ocean Road, near the Jamieson River, Vic

The Great Ocean Road, near the Jamieson River, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Jamieson River, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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"GOULBURN A. P. & H. SCOEITY'S ANNUAL SHOW, SECOND PRIZE, A...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Certificates
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1938
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S.S Oriana in Sydney Harbour

S.S Oriana in Sydney Harbour

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney Cove, Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Hand drawn plan of a house

Hand drawn plan of a house

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Architectural plans
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'Minyipuru' by Rita Simpson, Rosie Williams and Dulcie Gibbs, 2007

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Canning Stock Route collection
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Kilykily, Western Australia, Australia
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Rita Simpson
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2007
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Billy can

Billy can

Dot Butler collection no. 1
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Billy cans
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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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Symmetrical yellow-brown boomerang

Symmetrical yellow-brown boomerang

Daisy Bates and Herbert Browne collection
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Boomerangs
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Ooldea, South Australia, Australia
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Daisy M. Bates CBE
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Post Office, Mildura, Vic

Post Office, Mildura, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mildura, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Ranunculus Millani

Ranunculus Millani

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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1876
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Railway Station Belmore

Railway Station Belmore

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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The Crown Studios
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1908
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The Malaparra Possum Story by Billy Stockman Tjapaltjarri

The Malaparra Possum Story by Billy Stockman Tjapaltjarri

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Paintings
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Billy Stockman Tjapaltjarri
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1976
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Photograph album containing historic aviation photographs

Photograph album containing historic aviation photographs

William Beausang collection
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Wooden container

Wooden container

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Containers
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Eau de nil hat of netted fabric and two hat pins worn by Dame Pattie Menzies

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Dame Pattie Menzies collection no. 2
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Headwear
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London, England
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Sainte Claire
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1955
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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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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Samuel Nayinggul
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Diorama of a tropical island, used with the Flower Clock

Diorama of a tropical island, used with the Flower Clock

Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) - Play School collection ...
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Dioramas
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
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Mountview Cafe`, Lyon's Oxford Corner House

Mountview Cafe`, Lyon's Oxford Corner House

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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A glazed and decorated porcelain soup tureen with platter

A glazed and decorated porcelain soup tureen with platter

Hanbury Clements Covered Tureen collection
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Tureens
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Photograph of Edna Thompson, 1936

Photograph of Edna Thompson, 1936

Thompson Family collection
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Photographs
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Edna M. Thompson
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1936
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Sydney Hospital

Sydney Hospital

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Beautiful Leaved Plants.

Beautiful Leaved Plants.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Gardening books
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1864
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Envelopes
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Certificate

Certificate

George Zagora collection
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Certificates
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1949
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Violet Day 1917 fundraising badge

Violet Day 1917 fundraising badge

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Wartime badges
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North Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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A W. Patrick
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1917
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Brown cotton thread

Brown cotton thread

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Threads
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Caricature of two rabbits walking through a field

Caricature of two rabbits walking through a field

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Harry B. Neilson
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1905
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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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R Rankine
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School report

School report

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Reports
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Trans-Australian Railway. Type of Aboriginal met by surveyors in 1914

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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South Australia, Australia
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Trans-Australian Railway
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1914
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Trymalium Daltoni

Trymalium Daltoni

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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1876
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George III beef wood (casuarina) and tulipwood banded Pembroke White-Hamond table from the First Fleet

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First Fleet Table collection
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Tables
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London, England
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Surgeon-General John White
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1788
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Farm Cove and Man-of-War Steps, Sydney

Farm Cove and Man-of-War Steps, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Farm Cove, Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Royal Navy
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1910
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His was the vision, ours was the task [F. M. Ludbrook]

His was the vision, ours was the task [F. M. Ludbrook]

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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E M. Ludbrook
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New Holland darter

New Holland darter

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Convict love token from Thomas Wolfe, born August 23, 1766

Convict love token from Thomas Wolfe, born August 23, 1766

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Convict love token from J. Dunham, 1835

Convict love token from J. Dunham, 1835

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Uniforms worn in Eastern campaigns, 1914-1918

Uniforms worn in Eastern campaigns, 1914-1918

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Australian War Memorial, Campbell, Canberra, Australian Capital Ter...
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1914
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Raffia tray

Raffia tray

Justice Else-Mitchell collection no. 1
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Trays
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Equal Pay Year 1986

Equal Pay Year 1986

Union of Australian Women collection
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Political 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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Cream-coloured partial dance program

Cream-coloured partial dance program

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dance programs
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