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Boomerang

Boomerang

Edmund Milne collection
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Engraved boab nut 'Families in the Bush' by Jack Wherra

Engraved boab nut 'Families in the Bush' 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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Boomerang

Boomerang

L and T Hackney collection
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Boomerangs
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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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Portrait photograph of Ruth Kelly

Portrait photograph of Ruth Kelly

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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Lead crystal champagne glass with the Commonwealth Parliament coat of arms on the side

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Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 1
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Champagne 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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Noticee: visitors are permitted to see those persons who are committed for trial on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays

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Sotheby's collection no. 1
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Signs
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Campbell Street Gaol, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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1892
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The Road to Fairy Bower, Bundanoon

The Road to Fairy Bower, Bundanoon

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bundanoon, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

1992 Torres Strait Islands Cultural Festival collection
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Drawings
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Thursday (Waiben) Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Thursday Island Primary School
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1992
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Tea towel with design by Wandjuk Marika

Tea towel with design by Wandjuk Marika

Vivien Johnson collection
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Tea-towels
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Doily

Doily

Lois Grosse collection
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Doilies
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Warburton Mission: Leaving Time by Judith Yinyika Chambers

Warburton Mission: Leaving Time by Judith Yinyika Chambers

Warakurna History Paintings collection
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Paintings
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Warakurna Community, Western Australia, Australia
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Judith Y. Chambers
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2011
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Bob Menzies and Walter Lindrum at Parliament House Billiard Tournament

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Fred Daly collection
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Photographs
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Sir Robert 'Bob' G. Menzies
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1954
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Carved pearlshell pendant that resembles a dhari headdress with a drum below it

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Tony Shibasaki collection
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Pendants
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Thursday (Waiben) Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Mr William A. Shibasaki
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2001
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Black and white photograph of Fred Daly

Black and white photograph of Fred Daly

Fred Daly collection
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Photographs
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Hon Frederick 'Fred' M. Daly
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Stereo photograph depicting the Review, Duke of York Celebrations, Sydney, 1901

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Camberwell Trash and Treasure Market collection
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Stereo photographs
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1901
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Dolls embroidered cream-coloured bonnet

Dolls embroidered cream-coloured bonnet

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dolls clothing
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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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Typical portraits of the aborigines

Typical portraits of the aborigines

The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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Prints
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London, England
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George French Angas
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1847
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Laundry bag

Laundry bag

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Laundry equipment
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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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Sofala, New South Wales, Australia
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Mitchell Swan
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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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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Concepta Puautjinni
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'Galayarr' on Rakay', bark painting, native species

'Galayarr' on Rakay', bark painting, native 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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LITTLE COOGEE

LITTLE COOGEE

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Coogee, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Painting by Gloria Petyarre

Painting by Gloria Petyarre

Helen Eager and Christopher Hodges collection no. 2
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Acrylic paintings
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Utopia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Gloria Petyarre
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1990
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Club

Club

Patricia Heath collection
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Clubs
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Poster - 'One Settler One Bullet, End the Racist Occupation of Azania'

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Kerry Browning collection
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Political posters
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South Africa, Africa
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Part of model dancing platform

Part of model dancing platform

Papuan Official collection
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Models
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Central Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr B W. Bramell
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1927
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Portrait photograph of Trevor Kennedy

Portrait photograph of Trevor Kennedy

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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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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Child's ski stocks

Child's ski stocks

Margret Doring collection
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Sports equipment
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Handbell - Note A# Octave 4 Pattern 17

Handbell - Note A# Octave 4 Pattern 17

Jennifer Anne Murphy collection
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Musical instruments
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London, England
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Whitechapel Bell Foundry
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1910
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Shut the gate. He's bolted!!

Shut the gate. He's bolted!!

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Sutlej Medal 1845-46 with clasps SOBRAON and FEROZESHUHUR, issued to Major James Winniett Nunn, 80th Regiment, British Army

Sutlej Medal 1845-46 with clasps SOBRAON and FEROZESHUHUR, i...

Major James Nunn's Sutlej Medal collection
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Military medals
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England, United Kingdom
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Major James W. Nunn
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1846
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Kunzea peduncularis

Kunzea peduncularis

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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1876
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Photographic print depicting a view of a house and garden

Photographic print depicting a view of a house and garden

WS Kalf collection
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Photographs
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Avalon, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Wim S. Kalf
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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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Tasmania, Australia
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Brendon
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Salt glazed brown ceramic demijohn with screw-threaded stopper [Adelaide Chemical & Fertiliser Company Ltd]

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William and Jeanette Derham Family - Bendigo Pottery collection
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Demijohns
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1888
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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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Envelopes
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Pencil sketch depicting a bridge and tower

Pencil sketch depicting a bridge and tower

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Sketches
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Enough is enough

Enough is enough

Political Humour Competition 1996 collection
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Cartoons
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Mr Neil Matterson
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Courtroom sketch 'Tom Pauling.' by Veronica O'Leary, 1982.

Courtroom sketch 'Tom Pauling.' by Veronica O'Leary, 1982.

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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Circular metal and plastic brooch

Circular metal and plastic brooch

Janet Furneaux collection
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Brooches
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Parramatta, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Janet Furneaux
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1959
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Boondarra, showing horse teams pulling wagons loaded with wool bales

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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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Autumn Scene, Castlemaine Gardens

Autumn Scene, Castlemaine Gardens

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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England, United Kingdom
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Ward, Lock and Co Ltd
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Courtroom sketch 'Mrs Joy Laraine Kuhl. forensic biologist NSW Health.' by Veronica O'Leary dated 1 October 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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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Edmund Milne collection
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Spearthrowers
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Mitchell River, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1931
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Rugby league trading card of Andrew Walker of the Sydney City Roosters

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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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Women Are Not Chicks

Women Are Not Chicks

Meredith Hinchliffe collection no. 1
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Posters
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MOSMANS BAY

MOSMANS BAY

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mosman Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Esdaile model railway bogie coach - not painted

Esdaile model railway bogie coach - not painted

Bruce Macdonald collection
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Toy railway carriages
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Hospital Day fundraising badge

Hospital Day fundraising badge

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Commemorative badges
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Cheer-Up Society
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1914
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QSL card for VK2AS

QSL card for VK2AS

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Wilkin's Red Boy toffee tin

Wilkin's Red Boy toffee tin

Muriel Kelly collection
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Food storage containers
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Metal Auger

Metal Auger

Ron Bell collection
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Twist augers
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Binder containing G-AERD's Aircraft Logbook, Engine Logbook and Light Aircraft Maintenance Schedule

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Neil Jensen collection
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Aircraft logbooks
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Child's drawing by unknown child, Ernabella SA

Child's drawing by unknown child, Ernabella SA

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Unknown
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1954
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Sunk garden with large sundial

Sunk garden with large sundial

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Cartoon of Bob Hawke and Paul Keating saying 'WHAT THEY DON'T KNOW ABOUT WHAT THEY DON'T KNOW WON'T HURT THEM!'

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Patrick Cook collection
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Mr Patrick Cook
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