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Hypolaena fastigiata

Hypolaena fastigiata

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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1873
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Lunch box

Lunch box

Marin Alagich collection no. 1
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Food storage containers
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The Railway Station. Blackheath

The Railway Station. Blackheath

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Blackheath, Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Bush turkey

Bush turkey

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Cream-coloured partial dance program 'VICTORIA BARRACKS [Military & Civil Cricket Club Ball], 4th October 1865'

Cream-coloured partial dance program 'VICTORIA BARRACKS [Mil...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dance programs
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Military & Civil Cricket Club
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1865
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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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Yuendumu, Northern Territory, Australia
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Nancy Napurrula Oldfield
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GRANVILLE SHOW 1952, blue felt show pennant with gold-coloured block text

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Colledge Family collection
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Prizes
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Granville, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Emilie Roach
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1952
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The old generation gives to their children the beauty of the earth

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Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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'Tjunyinkya', painted by Johnnie Scobie Tjapanangka and Turkey Tolson Tjupurrula, 1977

'Tjunyinkya', painted by Johnnie Scobie Tjapanangka and Turk...

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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Johnnie S. Tjapanangka
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1977
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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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Margaret Trindle
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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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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Barry Mangalay
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Customised hat block

Customised hat block

Andree Pelissier collection
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Hat blocks
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Mornington Island

Mornington Island

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Lennie Paul
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Paintbrush - used by Janet Mungatopi

Paintbrush - used by Janet Mungatopi

Milikapiti Council collection
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Paintbrushes
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Milikapiti (Snake Bay), Melville Island, Tiwi Island, Northern Terr...
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Janet Mungatopi
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Proclamation regarding South Australia and the native population

Proclamation regarding South Australia and the native popula...

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Photographic prints
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Shell

Shell

L and T Hackney collection
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Shells
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Gilgandra, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Thomas P. Hackney
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1918
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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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Wave Hill, Northern Territory, Australia
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Katie
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Poster 'IT TAKES ONLY ONE NUCLEAR WEAPON TO SPOIL YOUR DAY...'

Poster 'IT TAKES ONLY ONE NUCLEAR WEAPON TO SPOIL YOUR DAY.....

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Political posters
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Australia
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Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament
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1960
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Red hard cover elephant folio scrapbook relating to John [Johnny] Warrens' soccer career, 1967-1968

Red hard cover elephant folio scrapbook relating to John [Jo...

John 'Johnny' Warren collection
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Scrapbooks
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Johnny Warren MBE OAM
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Handwritten receipes

Handwritten receipes

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Manuscripts
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'Death and Mortuary Rites' by Mathaman Marika, Yirrkala, 1967

'Death and Mortuary Rites' by Mathaman Marika, Yirrkala, 196...

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 4
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mathaman Marika
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1967
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Child's drawing by Phillip Martin Jangaridiri

Child's drawing by Phillip Martin Jangaridiri

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Yuendumu, Northern Territory, Australia
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Phillip M. Jangaridiri
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Women in swimsuits standing at the water's edge

Women in swimsuits standing at the water's edge

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Italy
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1915
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Banksia serrata

Banksia serrata

Banks Florilegium collection
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Mounts
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Botany Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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'flowers plants and bird wildlife live harmoniously in colourful scrubland'

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Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Scrap of paper with hand-written aircraft weight calculations

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Neil Jensen collection
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Aviation documents
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CALL AGAIN OLD MAN - THANKS FOR A MILLION

CALL AGAIN OLD MAN - THANKS FOR A MILLION

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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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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Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Benigna Moolfunly
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Silver medallion fom Royal Agricultural Society of Western Australia presented to S Emanuel in 1905

Silver medallion fom Royal Agricultural Society of Western A...

Emanuel Family collection
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Medallions
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Western Australia, Australia
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The Royal Agricultural Society of Western Australia Inc
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1905
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Flemington Racecourse, Melbourne

Flemington Racecourse, Melbourne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Flemington, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Art Series
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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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Iris Rice
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Maku (witchetty grub figure) - made by Christiane Keller, 2015

Maku (witchetty grub figure) - made by Christiane Keller, 20...

Tjanpi 'Flying Seven Sisters' collection
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Sculptures
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Kuru Ala, Western Australia, Australia
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Dr Christiane Keller
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2015
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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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Bruny Island, Tasmania, Australia
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Chris Wells
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Certificate

Certificate

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Certificates
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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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Ann Ferguson
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Ceramic comic kangaroo figure known as

Ceramic comic kangaroo figure known as "American Critters".

Terence Lane collection
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Animal figures
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1972
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Length of blue tapestry wool

Length of blue tapestry wool

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Yarns
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Dance program titled 'Government House'

Dance program titled 'Government House'

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dance programs
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Tin with portraits of Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Phillip

Tin with portraits of Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Phillip

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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Commemorative objects
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Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
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Games

Games

Alex and Paddy Stitt collection
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Books
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Menu for a luncheon for the Rt Hon R B Bennett KC MP of Canada given by the Ministers of State of the Commonwealth.

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Muriel Kelly collection
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Menus
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Parliament of Australia
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Advertising card featuring Matt Wells

Advertising card featuring Matt Wells

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising cards
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Sydney Stadium, Rushcutters Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1914
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Dance card from the State Ball at Old Parliament House in 1934

Dance card from the State Ball at Old Parliament House in 19...

Elizabeth Kay collection no. 2
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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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1937
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Visitor's booklet for Cape Town, South Africa

Visitor's booklet for Cape Town, South Africa

Thompson Family collection
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Booklets
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Cape Town, South Africa
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The Domain and Harbour from St. Mary's Cathedral, Sydney

The Domain and Harbour from St. Mary's Cathedral, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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The Domain, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Bowl with burnt engraved designs

Bowl with burnt engraved designs

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Bowls
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Amata, South Australia, Australia
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Mildred Lyons
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Retreat from Baghdad

Retreat from Baghdad

Behind the Lines 2007 collection
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Cartoons
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Mr Geoff Pryor
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2007
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Group of men in uniform, with text which reads Hearty Greetings 1905?

Group of men in uniform, with text which reads Hearty Greeti...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1905
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Shepparton from the air, capital of the Goulburn Valley

Shepparton from the air, capital of the Goulburn Valley

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Shepparton, Goulburn Valley, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Club

Club

L and T Hackney collection
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Clubs
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Gilgandra, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Thomas P. Hackney
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1918
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Cowboy 1998

Cowboy 1998

Liesl Rockchild collection
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Bush toys
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Engawala, Northern Territory, Australia
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Clifford Tilmouth
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1998
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Invitation from the Governor General William Slim to meet the Ambassador of Germany

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Invitations
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Print - A Practical Lesson

Print - A Practical Lesson

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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1940s horse-drawn milk cart

1940s horse-drawn milk cart

Lincoln Park Dairy collection
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Horse carts
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Bendigo, Victoria, Australia
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Mr William J. Knight
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1947
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Two men in a factory standing next to a large piece of machinery that is pouring out liquid metal.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Model of Pearling Lugger Essey A52

Model of Pearling Lugger Essey A52

Norman Savage collection
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Models
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Moa Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Norman Savage
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1999
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Envelope with writing 'Pitt family history'

Envelope with writing 'Pitt family history'

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Envelopes
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Coburg Amateur Cycling Club track season trophy 1931-32 won by Reg Goodwin

Coburg Amateur Cycling Club track season trophy 1931-32 won ...

Reg Goodwin collection
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Trophies
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Reginald A. Goodwin
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1931
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Light Horse in action, Romani, Palestine, 1916

Light Horse in action, Romani, Palestine, 1916

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1916
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Mulga wood shield by Andy Tjilari, 1975

Mulga wood shield by Andy Tjilari, 1975

Diana James collection
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Shields
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Fregon, South Australia, Australia
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Mr Andy Tjilari
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1975
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