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White cotton pillowcase

White cotton pillowcase

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Pillowcases
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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Janet Spence Smith
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1920
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Lines and dots on dark blue

Lines and dots on dark blue

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Wedding acceptance

Wedding acceptance

Margot Child collection
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Cards
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Mrs Margot Child
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Cleaned out

Cleaned out

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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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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Leslie Thompson
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The Windings of Sydney Harbour

The Windings of Sydney Harbour

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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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1911
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Wooden box

Wooden box

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Boxes
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Protest T-shirt 'Ban the Plan', Mildura, 27 October 2010

Protest T-shirt 'Ban the Plan', Mildura, 27 October 2010

Murray-Darling Basin Authority collection
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T-shirts
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Bangladesh
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Ms Marianne Albury Colless
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2010
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Loch Scaraig Skye

Loch Scaraig Skye

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Postcards
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Walka design from Ernabella

Walka design from Ernabella

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 3
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Acrylic paintings
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Angkunanya
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1954
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Watson's Bay (Showing Hotel) Sydney. N.S.W

Watson's Bay (Showing Hotel) Sydney. N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Watsons Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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"Rally for the rivers, Wed 2 Sept.'81..."

Bob Brown collection no. 1
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Advertising leaflets
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Franklin River, Tasmania, Australia
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Tasmanian Wilderness Society
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1981
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Stylised drawing of a white dove carrying an olive branch

Stylised drawing of a white dove carrying an olive branch

Union of Australian Women collection
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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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Child's drawing - Traditional life by Thelma

Child's drawing - Traditional life by Thelma

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Yirrkala School, Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Au...
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Thelma
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Weight

Weight

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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South Perth, W. Australia

South Perth, W. Australia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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South Perth, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Raphael Tuck & Sons
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She begged of him to keep her grave plot green

She begged of him to keep her grave plot green

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Glass bird

Glass bird

Alison Steele collection
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Christmas decorations
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National Model and Training School, Melbourne, in the 'Fifties

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1850
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Can painted with radioactive symbol

Can painted with radioactive symbol

Benny Zable collection no. 2
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Cans
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Straight back panel saw

Straight back panel saw

John Docker collection
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Saws
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Ted Docker
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1920
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Stirling Station

Stirling Station

Jack Russel Greenham collection
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Photographic postcards
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Scotland
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Postcard featuring a comic drawing of four soldiers on donkeys, the pyramids in the background.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Metal machete with bakelite handle

Metal machete with bakelite handle

Parsons collection
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Machetes
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Set of three detachable green shoulder pads used on the straps of backpacks

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Milo Dunphy collection no. 2
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Accessories
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The Printing Machine

The Printing Machine

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Journals
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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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Single cufflink

Single cufflink

Sir Hubert Opperman collection no. 2
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Cufflinks
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Convict love token 1844

Convict love token 1844

Convict Love Token collection no. 2
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Convict love tokens
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1844
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'Puntawarri, Jilakurru and Kumpupirntily' by Dadda Samson and Judith Samson, 2008

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Canning Stock Route collection
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Paintings
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Dadda Samson
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2008
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Cookery Book of Good and Tried Recipes

Cookery Book of Good and Tried Recipes

Cookbook Collection
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Cookbooks
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A Night Scene in the Neighbourhood of Sydney

A Night Scene in the Neighbourhood of Sydney

The Christensen Fund collection no. 2
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Prints
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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T Powell
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1850
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Young's Store Currency Note

Young's Store Currency Note

J B Young Ltd collection
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Paper money
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Basket made by Kanu Nancy Taylor

Basket made by Kanu Nancy Taylor

Canning Stock Route Collection no.2
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Baskets
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Nancy Taylor
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Diary of a boat trip from Melbourne to Japan via Sydney, Brisbane, Townsville, Magnetic Island, Cairns, Thursday Island, Hong Kong, Canton and Shanghai in 1935

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Lorelle Moore collection
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Diaries
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Victoria, Australia
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Lorelle Moore
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1935
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Macleay Regis Potts Point NSW

Macleay Regis Potts Point NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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The Rocks, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ramsay Photo Works Pty Ltd
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1950
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Hotel Kosciusko.

Hotel Kosciusko.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Charles H. Kerry
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Deck of Commonwealth Railway playing cards

Deck of Commonwealth Railway playing cards

Elizabeth Kay collection no. 1
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Playing cards
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Australia
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Commonwealth Railways
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1900
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Horne-Bowie collection
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Spearheads
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Children's drawing of church by Joanne Carbine, Port Lincoln SA

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Port Lincoln, Eyre Peninsula, South Australia, Australia
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Joanne Carbine
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Aboriginal ceremony 'the sick warrior'

Aboriginal ceremony 'the sick warrior'

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Charles H. Kerry
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Painting depicts  X-ray style kangaroo with crosshatching

Painting depicts X-ray style kangaroo with crosshatching

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Unknown
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1974
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Child's drawing - 'My house', by Neville Pootchemunka, Aurukun, QLD

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Aurukun State School, Aurukun, Cape York, QLD, Australia
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Neville Pootchemunka
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Stickpin with flag featuring a bird with claw on football

Stickpin with flag featuring a bird with claw on football

John 'Johnny' Warren collection
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Stickpins
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La Perouse, Sydney.

La Perouse, Sydney.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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La Perouse, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Child's drawing - My grandfather and my grandmother danced at the Pukimani

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Wurrumiyanga (Nguiu), Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Terri...
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Concepta Puautjimi
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The Postern, Edinburgh Castle

The Postern, Edinburgh Castle

Jack Russel Greenham collection
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Photographic postcards
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Edinburgh, Scotland
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Postcard featuring photograph captioned Yoking up the bullocks, Series 10-With the Settler

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Charles H. Kerry
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Postcard featuring photograph of McQuarie Street Sydney, New South Wales

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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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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Ivy Lovric's employee badge from Woolworths Hurstville 1950s

Ivy Lovric's employee badge from Woolworths Hurstville 1950s

Ivy Lovric collection
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Identity badges
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Ivy Lovric
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1950
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Convict love token engraved with the names D. Clarke and M. White, 1828

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Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Portrait of a soldier, woman and child

Portrait of a soldier, woman and child

David Westcott collection no. 7
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Photographic postcards
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1914
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Japara food bag.

Japara food bag.

Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Storage bags
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Myles J. Dunphy
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1912
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The Firth of Forth

The Firth of Forth

Jack Russel Greenham collection
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Photographic postcards
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Scotland
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Bob Hawke

Bob Hawke

Fred Daly collection
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Political badges
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Firestick

Firestick

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Firesticks
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Manly Wharf, Sydney.

Manly Wharf, 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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L & H Publishing Co
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Black and white photograph of Gough Whitlam at the centre signing a document for an unidentified man

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Fred Daly collection
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Photographs
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Hon Edward G. Whitlam
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School report

School report

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Reports
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Vegemite Bar ANZAC t-shirt

Vegemite Bar ANZAC t-shirt

Brad West collection
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T-shirts
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Turkey
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Mr Brad West
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1998
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