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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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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Yirara College
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Prize ribbon from The Royal Agricultural Society of NSW Best Exhibit Beef Shorthorn Section, Royal Easter Show 1982

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Woodleigh Shorthorn Stud collection
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Prize ribbons
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Royal Agricultural Society of NSW
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1982
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Length of string used to tie around dance cards

Length of string used to tie around dance cards

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Silver snuff box from the '...Emigrants of THE LADY ANN TO Capt. Wm. Maxton, Octr. 1854'

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Gwen Coppard collection
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Snuff boxes
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Birmingham, West Midlands, England
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Taylor & Perry
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1839
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Film negative - Heavy scientific instruments are carried over rough and hilly country by the natural owners of the land, Mt McCulloch, Petermann Ranges, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1926

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Film negatives
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Mount McCulloch, Petermann Ranges, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1926
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Rectangle formed from circles and lines

Rectangle formed from circles and lines

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Handwritten receipt or invoice

Handwritten receipt or invoice

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Receipts
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Entrance to the Harbour, the Gap & Lighthouse, Sydney

Entrance to the Harbour, the Gap & Lighthouse, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney Heads, Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Raphael Tuck & Sons
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Dancing

Dancing

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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Malcolm Apuatjimi
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Glass flower - rose

Glass flower - rose

Whilhelmus Tys collection
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Ornaments
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Framed bark painting 'Woman sitting on rock' by Bobby Barrdjaray Nganjmirra, Gumardir River Outstation, 1970

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Peter Brokensha and Bobby Bardjarai Nganjimirra collection
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Bark paintings
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Gumardir River Outstation, Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory,...
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Bobby B. Nganjmirra
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1970
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Eurobin Falls, Mt Buffalo, Victoria

Eurobin Falls, Mt Buffalo, Victoria

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Eurobin Falls, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Glass plate negative - Members of vice-regal party standing around three Dort cars, central Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1923

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glass plate negatives
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Central Australia, Australia
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Unknown
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1923
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Townsville South

Townsville South

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Townsville, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1914
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The Gap - near entrance to Sydney Harbour

The Gap - near entrance to Sydney Harbour

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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The Gap, Watsons Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Herbert Beecroft
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Passing 'it' along the 'wing

Passing 'it' along the 'wing

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Redmond Nolan
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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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Nut carvings
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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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QSL card for VK5GF, South Australia

QSL card for VK5GF, South Australia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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South Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Plate No. 2 from Carter's Floral Illustrations

Plate No. 2 from Carter's Floral Illustrations

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Prints
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Images and documents to do with installation of craft held at Tandanya.

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Bart Sansbury collection
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Kodak rectangular wooden developing tank

Kodak rectangular wooden developing tank

Turner Family collection
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Developing tanks
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Eastman Kodak Company
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Film negative - Aboriginal children bathing, Sunday Island, Western Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1916

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Film negatives
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Sunday Island, Western Australia, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1916
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Convict love token from Thomas Burbury, 1832

Convict love token from Thomas Burbury, 1832

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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New Norfolk near Hobart, Tasmania

New Norfolk near Hobart, Tasmania

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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New Norfolk, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1919
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Postcard featuring a sepia photograph, portraying men, women and children observing and accompanying a moving tank along a road

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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One Tiwi man running after Joe Cooper

One Tiwi man running after Joe Cooper

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Albana Poantumilui
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Wodonga Place, Albury, NSW

Wodonga Place, Albury, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Albury, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Quorn, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
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Country Women's Association
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1946
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Purple and olive lines on cream

Purple and olive lines on cream

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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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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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Noel Dillan
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The Flying Ant Dreaming

The Flying Ant Dreaming

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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Toby Brown Djambidjimba
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1976
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Wet specimen of a pouched young wombat

Wet specimen of a pouched young wombat

MacKenzie collection
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Zoological specimens
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Sir Colin MacKenzie
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Steam train at a station with people and carriages nearby

Steam train at a station with people and carriages nearby

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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1908
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Convict love token from Joseph Taylor, 1845

Convict love token from Joseph Taylor, 1845

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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National Park, NSW

National Park, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Whetstone [stone implement]

Whetstone [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Glenthompson, Victoria, Australia
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Certificate

Certificate

David Westcott collection no. 6
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Prize certificates
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Yackandandah, Victoria, Australia
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1893
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Dustpan brush

Dustpan brush

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Dustpan and brush sets
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Pennington, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Pennington Migrant Centre
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1940
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Pencil sketch of crossed flags and emblems and a drawn table of numbers

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J Wyszogrodzki collection no. 1
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Sketches
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Booklet titled 'Canberra Street Names and their Origins'

Booklet titled 'Canberra Street Names and their Origins'

Thompson Family collection
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Booklets
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Poster 'Merchandising'

Poster 'Merchandising'

Australian Bicentennial Authority collection
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Posters
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The Tourist.

The Tourist.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Journals
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Palace Gardens, Sydney / May Your Troubles Be Light As Bubbles

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Royal Botanic Gardens, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Kelp foot by Vicki West, 2002

Kelp foot by Vicki West, 2002

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Vicki West collection
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Sculptures
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Tasmania, Australia
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Vicki West
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2002
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The Australian Slavonic Review, Dec.1946 Vol.1 No.5

The Australian Slavonic Review, Dec.1946 Vol.1 No.5

Marin Alagich collection no. 3
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Booklets
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Australian Slavs' League
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1946
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Special Prize card awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, Wagga Wagga, 1887

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Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1887
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Greetings for Christmas - Surfing at Manly

Greetings for Christmas - Surfing at Manly

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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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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Motor road and beach, Bondi, NSW

Motor road and beach, Bondi, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bondi Beach, Bondi, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Courtroom sketch of the Chamberlain trial by Veronica O'Leary, 1982.

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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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David Jones Ltd, per passenger train to Singleton

David Jones Ltd, per passenger train to Singleton

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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David Jones Ltd
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1938
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Commonwealth quarantine station flag

Commonwealth quarantine station flag

Torrens Island Quarantine Station collection
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Flags
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Boondara, showing a man in a coat & tie holding a gate open for a shorn sheep

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Boondara, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1918
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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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Untitled watercolour, painted by Kaapa Tjampitjinpa

Untitled watercolour, painted by Kaapa Tjampitjinpa

Kaapa Tjampitjinpa collection no. 2
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Watercolour paintings
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Kaapa M. Tjampitjinpa
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QSL verification card for 3KZ

QSL verification card for 3KZ

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1935
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Quorn, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
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Country Women's Association
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1949
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Gagarrar, Menyaba and Wuluwulg - a Bremer Island story

Gagarrar, Menyaba and Wuluwulg - a Bremer Island story

Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mathaman Marika
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1910
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Going to Darwin

Going to Darwin

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lionel Tipungwuti
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White china dinner plate with a black and gold patterned border

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Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Dinner plates
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Image of two nurses in a male hospital ward

Image of two nurses in a male hospital ward

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1904
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