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Tinsnips with blunt blades

Tinsnips with blunt blades

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Tinsnips
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Wooden seal stamp bearing the initials 'H.C'.

Wooden seal stamp bearing the initials 'H.C'.

Jean Clements collection
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Seals
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Jean Clements
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Garden party for Bishop, 1904

Garden party for Bishop, 1904

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Ernest Mason
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1904
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Beige placemat with brown design of large bird and small fish

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Mats
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Stan Mitchell collection
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Life Member badge - Mackay Indoor Soccer Assn 1987 Johnny Warren Honorary

Life Member badge - Mackay Indoor Soccer Assn 1987 Johnny Wa...

John 'Johnny' Warren collection
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Membership badges
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The Martyr's Monument, Stirling

The Martyr's Monument, Stirling

Jack Russel Greenham collection
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Photographic postcards
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Scotland
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Four Turbinidae Astraea Stellaris shells

Four Turbinidae Astraea Stellaris shells

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Shells
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Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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1969
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Wooden skis

Wooden skis

George and Robert Dovers collection
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Skis
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Antarctica
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Robert G. Dovers
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1951
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Cartoon depicting a fat-bellied 'ocker'-type, eating a meat pie and drinking beer

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Clarrie King collection
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Cartoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Clarrie King
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1976
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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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Biography of artist/cartoonist Norman Lindsay

Biography of artist/cartoonist Norman Lindsay

Vane Lindesay collection no. 1
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Biographies
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Mr Vane Lindesay
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1976
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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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Kirton Point, South Australia, Australia
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Blanche
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Two conjoined bread tins

Two conjoined bread tins

ET Fealy collection
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Stirling Castle from King's Knott

Stirling Castle from King's Knott

Jack Russel Greenham collection
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Photographic postcards
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Scotland
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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Club

Club

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 2
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Clubs
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Milikapiti (Snake Bay), Melville Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Ter...
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Paddy B. Pakapunali
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1965
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Letter to Light Plane Services from the C.A.A.

Letter to Light Plane Services from the C.A.A.

Neil Jensen collection
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Letters
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Staff B.A.T. office Yunnanfu 1919

Staff B.A.T. office Yunnanfu 1919

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1913
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Florence Faithfull 1860s

Florence Faithfull 1860s

Robert Faithfull collection no. 2
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Photographs
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Freeman & Co
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1860
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Royal Melbourne Show 1986 Third prize certificate

Royal Melbourne Show 1986 Third prize certificate

Woodleigh Shorthorn Stud collection
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Prize certificates
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Royal Agricultural Society of Victoria
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1986
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The Yurlunggurr Serpents intertwine in the  Mirarrmina Waterhole.

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Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mawalan
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Cigarette card

Cigarette card

Turner Family collection
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The Rocking Stone, Mt. Wellington

The Rocking Stone, Mt. Wellington

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mount Wellington, Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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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

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Fort Dundas, Melville Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Edwin Fernando
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Heavy pale yellow-green cut glass perfume bottle and stopper with fluted edges

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Perfume bottles
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Application for tickets to Papal visit

Application for tickets to Papal visit

Papal Visit Office collection
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Leaflets
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Australia
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Pope John Paul II
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1986
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

William Ewart Williams collection
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Club

Club

Edmund Milne collection
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Clubs
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Bogan River, New South Wales, Australia
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Not provided
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1915
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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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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Gavin Korkaktain
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Full leg caliper for the left leg

Full leg caliper for the left leg

Roger Smith collection
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Leg calipers
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Mr. Roger Smith
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Surf Bathing, Manly, Sydney

Surf Bathing, Manly, Sydney

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Manly Beach, Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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I Am A Woman For Peace

I Am A Woman For Peace

Union of Australian Women collection
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Political 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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Rolling Steel Rails, Lithgow Iron Works

Rolling Steel Rails, Lithgow Iron Works

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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A view on the beach, St Kilda, Vic

A view on the beach, St Kilda, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Saint Kilda, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Best Wishes from Your Friends

Best Wishes from Your Friends

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Plow plane iron

Plow plane iron

John Docker collection
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Plane irons
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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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If ever you feels...

If ever you feels...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Great Britain
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Drafting scale

Drafting scale

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Drafting instruments
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London, England
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Thomas Jones, Charing Cross
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P&O Ship S.S Canberra

P&O Ship S.S Canberra

Bernard Freedman collection no. 2
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Booklets
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Official Programme for the athletics on the 29th of November at the XVI Olympiad

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 3
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Programs
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Australian Olympic Commitee
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1956
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Two Cypraeidae Cypraea Bicolor shells

Two Cypraeidae Cypraea Bicolor shells

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Shells
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Kangaroo Island, South Australia, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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Child's drawing Two coconuts and river flowing gently by Mary Mangurr

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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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Mary Mangurr
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Painting on masonite by Madi, 1964 -  depicts five sharks

Painting on masonite by Madi, 1964 - depicts five sharks

Dr Alex Van der Leeden collection
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Paintings
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Numbulwar, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Madi
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1964
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Miss Western Australia diamonte tiara

Miss Western Australia diamonte tiara

Dawn Laing collection no. 1
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Tiaras
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Fred Daly Staff Dinner Reunion 1982

Fred Daly Staff Dinner Reunion 1982

Fred Daly collection
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Photographs
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Hon Frederick 'Fred' M. Daly
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1982
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Bark painting depicts a hunter in white, with short limbs, holding a raised spear and shield

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Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Milikapiti (Snake Bay), Melville Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Ter...
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Ron Adam
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1965
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Christmas Greetings, Mosman Bay, Sydney, N.S.W, 1919

Christmas Greetings, Mosman Bay, Sydney, N.S.W, 1919

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Postcards
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1919
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Post Office, Sydney

Post Office, Sydney

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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Pencil sketch depicting the ruins of a church

Pencil sketch depicting the ruins of a church

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Sketches
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Child's drawing - Saint Francis Xavier Church by Angela Nerdacowie age 14yrs, St Francis Xavier School, Daly River NT

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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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Angela Neidacowie
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Abermain colliery

Abermain colliery

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Painting is an abstract design of patterned & black horizontal bands

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Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Milikapiti (Snake Bay), Melville Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Ter...
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Alie Miller
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1965
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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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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Dennis Wolmby
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Painting depicts kangaroo painted in the X-ray style

Painting depicts kangaroo painted in the X-ray style

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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Yiwun Y. Maduwarr
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Nice day at the beach

Nice day at the beach

Political Cartooning 2006 collection - John Tiedemann
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Cartoons
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Mr John Tiedemann
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2005
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WATSONS BAY

WATSONS BAY

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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Bourke St, Melbourne

Bourke St, Melbourne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Brown leather hockey shin pad

Brown leather hockey shin pad

William Vout collection
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Shin guards
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Mr William (Billy) Vout
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