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COOGEE BEACH

COOGEE BEACH

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Coogee Beach, Coogee, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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'Rules and Regulations of the Isabella Gold Mining Company Registered', and cover, Bendigo, 23 September 1870

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Victorian Goldfields collection no. 1
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Documents
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Bendigo, Victoria, Australia
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1870
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Portrait photograph of Ingrid Strewe

Portrait photograph of Ingrid Strewe

Jon Lewis collection
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Portrait photographs
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Jon Lewis
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1986
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The Serpent, Bilumbira - Yirrkala, 1948

The Serpent, Bilumbira - Yirrkala, 1948

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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1948
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Minutes of the Preparatory Committee meeting for 'An Australian Policy for Peace and Co-existence, 1955

Minutes of the Preparatory Committee meeting for 'An Austral...

Maurice Edwards collection
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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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Brewarrina, New South Wales, Australia
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Loreen Coffey
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Child's drawing by by Nekamada and Wanyama on the theme of 'How Aborigines Built Houses Long Time Ago'.

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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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Nekamanda
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Australian Women's Cricket Team Oxford, 1937.

Australian Women's Cricket Team Oxford, 1937.

Alice Smallman collection
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Photographic postcards
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Mrs Hazel Doreen Scanlon
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1937
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Calendar titled Christian Graces, 1894

Calendar titled Christian Graces, 1894

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Calendars
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Raphael Tuck & Sons
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1894
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Sheet of paper with a speech by the Captain of the M.V. 'Fair Sea' written in pencil on one side

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J Wyszogrodzki collection no. 1
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Maritime documents
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Haliotidae Haliotis Varia from Vashon head

Haliotidae Haliotis Varia from Vashon head

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Shells
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Cobourg Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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1969
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Certificate

Certificate

Stephanie Dowker collection
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Certificates
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1992
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Enfield, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Enfield Progressive Association
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1947
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Gum nuts

Gum nuts

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Triple Beizam Headdress with Reef Fish, by Ken Thaiday Senior

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Ken Thaiday collection no. 3
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Headdresses
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Kenneth J. Thaiday Sr
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Pair of gold-painted football boots

Pair of gold-painted football boots

St George Budapest Soccer Club collection
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Boots
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Cartoon of Bob Hawke in the middle of the desert

Cartoon of Bob Hawke in the middle of the desert

Alan Moir collection no. 1
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Cartoons
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Mr Alan Moir
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1991
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No Bloody War

No Bloody War

Protest Against AIDEX '91 collection
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Political badges
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Desiko Pty Ltd
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1991
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Silver ring with green stone

Silver ring with green stone

Vienna Mozart Boys Choir collection no. 1
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Rings
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Australia
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Mr Leopold 'Leo' Steger
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1939
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Edward Roberts collection
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Boomerangs
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Cooper Creek, South Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1985
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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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Michael Nayilibij
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Lizard sculpture

Lizard sculpture

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Wood carvings
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Nola
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1982
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Child's drawing of figures at a camp near water by Timmy

Child's drawing of figures at a camp near water by Timmy

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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Timmy
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Club

Club

Horne-Bowie collection
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Clubs
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Melville Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1926
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The Life Savers, Manly, Sydney

The Life Savers, Manly, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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North Steyne Beach, Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Surf Life Saving Australia
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1909
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Snake sculpture

Snake sculpture

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Wood carvings
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Wingellina, Western Australia, Australia
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Jean I. Burke
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1982
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Piece of a turtle shell

Piece of a turtle shell

Herbert E Read collection
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Animal parts
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Untitled, by Narritijin Maymuru, 1966

Untitled, by Narritijin Maymuru, 1966

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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Narritjin Maymuru
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1966
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Boot Last

Boot Last

Ron Bell collection
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Boot lasts
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Dip pen

Dip pen

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Pens
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'Marruka and Rakay', bark painting, native plant species

'Marruka and Rakay', bark painting, native plant species

Mulkun Wirrpanda collection
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mulkun Wirrpanda
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2014
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March and Rally on April 13 for Nuclear Disarmament

March and Rally on April 13 for Nuclear Disarmament

Keith Suter collection no. 1
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Posters
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Man wearing hat, on left, holding bridle of dark-coloured Shetland pony. Ted William

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Tube of pale yellow glass for glass eye sclera

Tube of pale yellow glass for glass eye sclera

Paul McClarin collection
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Samples
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Glass plate negative - Woman carrying pet possum on her head while on the march, Pongaponga people, western Arnhem land, 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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Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1922
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Piti or wooden container with pokerwork of the Kungkarangkaipa Tjukurpa or 'Seven Sisters' Dre

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Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 2
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Containers
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Northern South Australia, South Australia, Australia
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Nyupaya Kaika
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1998
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Portrait photograph of an unidentified woman with light hair

Portrait photograph of an unidentified woman with light hair

Jon Lewis collection
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Jon Lewis
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Old Gov. T.S. Stores, coal mines, Tasmania

Old Gov. T.S. Stores, coal mines, Tasmania

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Rugby league trading card of Darrell Trindall of the Sought Sydney Rabbitohs

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Intrepid International collection
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Collecting cards
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North Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Intrepid Trading Cards International
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1996
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Chinese Immigrants and Gold Fields Acts despatch, Queensland 1878

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Chinese in Australia Rare Books collection
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Government records
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1878
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Black and white portrait photograph of Fred Daly seated behind a desk

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Fred Daly collection
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Photographs
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Australian News and Information Bureau
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Poster 'A CABARET FOR NUCLEAR DISARMAMENT BOMBS AWAY'

Poster 'A CABARET FOR NUCLEAR DISARMAMENT BOMBS AWAY'

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Political posters
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Australia
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People for Nuclear Disarmament
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1981
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Silver Challenge cup presented to L Emanuel 1878

Silver Challenge cup presented to L Emanuel 1878

Emanuel Family collection
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Trophies
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Hardy Bros, Silversmiths and Jewellers
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1878
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Conference Delegation seated in a hall, includes Fred Daly

Conference Delegation seated in a hall, includes Fred Daly

Fred Daly collection
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Photographs
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Palm leaf basket from Port Essington, made by Ningoldie Blyth, 2015

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Port Essington collection no. 2
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Containers
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Cobourg Peninnsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ningoldie Blyth
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2015
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Pair of canvas and leather gaiters

Pair of canvas and leather gaiters

Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Gaiters
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Myles J. Dunphy
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Houses overlooking a beach

Houses overlooking a beach

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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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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1900
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The Blue Mts NSW near Mt Victoria

The Blue Mts NSW near Mt Victoria

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Raphael Tuck & Sons
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1907
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1946 Prototype No 1 Holden sedan

1946 Prototype No 1 Holden sedan

Ian Metherall collection
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Motor cars
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Detroit, Michigan, United States of America
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GM Holden Ltd
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1946
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Mayfair Hotel. Kings Cross. Sydney N.S.W

Mayfair Hotel. Kings Cross. Sydney N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Kings Cross, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Placard painted with dollar sign

Placard painted with dollar sign

Benny Zable collection no. 2
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Placards
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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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St Francis Xavier School, Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Cecilia Martin
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Striped velveteen cushion

Striped velveteen cushion

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Cushions
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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Nancy B. Hamilton
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1930
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Stereoscopic view card depicting a 1914 Delahaye [car], from a 1966 Weet-Bix cereal packet series [Card 4 of 16]

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Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Stereo photographs
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Sanitarium Health Food Co.
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1966
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Hand crocheted bonnet

Hand crocheted bonnet

Hey Family collection
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Baby accessories
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Mapoon, Queensland, Australia
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Child's drawing - House on stilts with sun setting behind hills in distance, by Ronyiwuy and Gatiway

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ronyiwuy
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Black and white photograph of Fred Daly, Dawn Fraser, Mark Ella and John Newcombe

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Fred Daly collection
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Photographs
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Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia
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Hon Frederick 'Fred' M. Daly
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1986
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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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Child's drawing by unknown artist

Child's drawing by unknown artist

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Unknown
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