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Ulysses [ship], 1923

Ulysses [ship], 1923

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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1923
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Unidentified Island

Unidentified Island

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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1948
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New Testament.

New Testament.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Bibles
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1839
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Stan Mitchell collection
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Boomerangs
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Two-ply fibre string looped to form long narrow bag

Two-ply fibre string looped to form long narrow bag

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Bags
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Post Office, Bowral, 1909

Post Office, Bowral, 1909

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bowral, New South Wales, Australia
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Postmaster General's Department
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1909
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Child's drawing - The boys are playing basketball by Emmanuel Kerinaiua age 7yrs, Bathurst Island NT

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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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Emmanuel Kerinaiua
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Bristol glazed stoneware storage jar

Bristol glazed stoneware storage jar

Anne Girard collection
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Jars
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Bungendore, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Anne M. Girard
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Child's drawing of a kangaroo

Child's drawing of a kangaroo

Isobel White collection
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Drawings
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Wineglass

Wineglass

Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 1
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Wine glasses
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Parliament of Australia
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1988
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Arrival of Mail Steamer, Durban

Arrival of Mail Steamer, Durban

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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England, Great Britain
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Photograph of Jane Macdonald (nee Pogson)

Photograph of Jane Macdonald (nee Pogson)

Joseph Tice Gellibrand collection
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Photographs
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Haliotidae Haliotis Varia

Haliotidae Haliotis Varia

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Shells
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Northern Territory, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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1968
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The U.S.A. Battleship Massachusetts

The U.S.A. Battleship Massachusetts

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1893
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City, country

City, country

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Mr Alan Moir
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WHY THE [HELL] DON'T YOU DROP IN?

WHY THE [HELL] DON'T YOU DROP IN?

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Weapon - Spear

Weapon - Spear

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spears
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Glass plate negative - Wagon carrying 8-tonne load, Victoria River, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1922

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glass plate negatives
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1922
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Sydney Harbour from Dawes Point

Sydney Harbour from Dawes Point

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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1908
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'Greetings from Yass', 22 December 1909

'Greetings from Yass', 22 December 1909

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Postcards
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Yass, New South Wales, Australia
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1909
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Yass Improvement Race Meeting, Wednesday, 25th March, 1925

Yass Improvement Race Meeting, Wednesday, 25th March, 1925

Robert Faithfull collection no. 2
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Photograph titled 'C16 dense pear in forest country before insect attack at Chinchilla, Queensland in October 1926'

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Dr John Mann collection
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Photographs
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Chinchilla, Queensland, Australia
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1926
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Pair of boots used by Jim Pike

Pair of boots used by Jim Pike

Jim Pike collection
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Boots
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Bark painting depicting Macassan parangs by Mawalan Marika, Yirrkala, 1965

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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 1 Marika
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1965
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Congratulations card

Congratulations card

Margot Child collection
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Cards
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Mrs Margot Child
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Folder

Folder

Betty Hall collection
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Folders
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Poster

Poster

Union of Australian Women collection
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Posters
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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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Second World Netball Tournament Australia 1967

Second World Netball Tournament Australia 1967

History of Netball - Margaret Pewtress collection
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Certificates
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Spearthrower collected by Daisy Bates from Aboriginal visitors to her Ooldea camp

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Herbert Browne collection
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Spearthrowers
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1920
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Cigarette card

Cigarette card

Turner Family collection
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Brown and black glazed terracotta mug made by Peter Ward, 2004, using a design created in 2000 by Nyukana (Daisy) Baker

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Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 7
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Mugs
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Nyukana (Daisy) Baker
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2000
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Untitled

Untitled

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Paintings
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Dick Roughsey OBE
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Sandhills 3

Sandhills 3

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Bound copies of The Lakeside Library 2

Bound copies of The Lakeside Library 2

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Journals
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Bowl with pokerwork designs

Bowl with pokerwork designs

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Containers
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Umbakulu, South Australia, Australia
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Mowitja
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At Mount Buffalo, Victoria

At Mount Buffalo, Victoria

Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Photographs
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Mount Buffalo, Victoria, Australia
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1935
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Size 4 flat iron with patent hollow cooling handle

Size 4 flat iron with patent hollow cooling handle

Anne Girard collection
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Flatirons
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Bungendore, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Anne M. Girard
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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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Ngintya
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1954
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Poster - 'Azania People's Liberation Army (APLA)...'

Poster - 'Azania People's Liberation Army (APLA)...'

Kerry Browning collection
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Political posters
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South Africa, Africa
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Azania People's Liberation Army
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Stick for Pick-Up-Sticks game

Stick for Pick-Up-Sticks game

Vienna Mozart Boys Choir collection no. 1
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Games
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Austria
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Olav Schappacher
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1930
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Girl wearing a pinafore and holding flowers

Girl wearing a pinafore and holding flowers

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Champion Prize card awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, 1887

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Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1887
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Hotel Esplanade, Western Australia, 'Host of the West'.

Hotel Esplanade, Western Australia, 'Host of the West'.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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The Colortype Press
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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Volutidae Cymbiolena Magnifica (juvenile)

Volutidae Cymbiolena Magnifica (juvenile)

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Shells
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Queensland, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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1972
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Three conjoined bread tins, with lid

Three conjoined bread tins, with lid

ET Fealy collection
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Bread tins
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Congratulations

Congratulations

Margot Child collection
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Cards
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Mrs Margot Child
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1977
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OFFICIAL OPENING TUMUT 3 PROJECT LUNCH DINING ROOM A

OFFICIAL OPENING TUMUT 3 PROJECT LUNCH DINING ROOM A

Snowy Scheme - Ken Johnson collection
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Instructional documents
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Cooma, New South Wales, Australia
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Snowy Mountains Hydro-Electric Authority
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1972
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The Spit, Middle Harbour, Sydney, N.S.W.

The Spit, Middle Harbour, Sydney, N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Germany
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Wooden spear, used in the 'Seven Sisters' performance at the 'Tracking Kultja' festival at the NMA in 2001

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Maruku Arts collection no. 2
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Spears
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Walter Pukutiwara
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2001
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Wooden arrow with cardboard fletching or fin

Wooden arrow with cardboard fletching or fin

Chai Vang and Por Ye collection
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Arrows
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Thomas Walker Convalescent Hospital Parramatta River, 1914

Thomas Walker Convalescent Hospital Parramatta River, 1914

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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Charles H. Kerry
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1914
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The Tribune Tower and Michigan Avenue Bridge, Chicago.

The Tribune Tower and Michigan Avenue Bridge, Chicago.

Vienna Mozart Boys Choir collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Boomerangs
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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1950
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Photograph of John Turner

Photograph of John Turner

Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Photographs
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Dunoon, New South Wales, Australia
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Photographic portrait of Jessie Galloway

Photographic portrait of Jessie Galloway

Gallaway-Gore collection
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Photographs
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Shield

Shield

Edmund Milne collection
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Shields
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Conidae Conus Glans

Conidae Conus Glans

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Shells
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Cairns, Queensland, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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Congratulations card

Congratulations card

Margot Child collection
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Cards
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Mrs Margot Child
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Child's drawing by Donna, Tabulam Primary School NSW

Child's drawing by Donna, Tabulam Primary School NSW

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Tabulam, New South Wales, Australia
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Donna
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