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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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James D. Puantulura
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Teleprinter printout related to the dismissal of the Whitlam government 'An election for half the senate will be held on December 13...'

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Pat Rawlings collection
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Telegrams
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Australian Associated Press
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1975
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Colour poster with the caption Irrigating currant vines,  Australia

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National Symbols Poster collection no. 2
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Five Conidae Conus Anemone shells

Five Conidae Conus Anemone shells

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Kangaroo Island, South Australia, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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Typescript of Pearl Faithfull's [Lady Dilke] reminiscences of Springfield

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Australian Pictorial Diary for 1967, containing details of daily personal and school events

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Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Diaries
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Alco Inc
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1966
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Orange-coloured VK2VN amateur radio QSL card

Orange-coloured VK2VN amateur radio QSL card

Gweneth Meyers collection
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QSL cards
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Mr Morris H. Meyers OBE
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Teal arch with purple

Teal arch with purple

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Wiltshire brand wood taper file

Wiltshire brand wood taper file

John Docker collection
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Files (tools)
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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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The ACT Government proudly recognises the contribution made by John Belmonte during the recent New South Wales Bush Fire Crisis, 1994

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Jon Belmonte collection no. 1
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Certificates of appreciation
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Wayne Berry
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1994
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Circular heavy blackened grey enamel cooking pot

Circular heavy blackened grey enamel cooking pot

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Cooking pots
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1948
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Tin ring

Tin ring

ET Fealy collection
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Baking tins
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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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Woodenbong, New South Wales, Australia
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Tom Roberts
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Peace Monitoring Group brassard

Peace Monitoring Group brassard

Shanti Sumartojo collection
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Uniform accessories
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2001
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Typescript of letters written by William Pitt Faithfull between 1851 and 1854

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Documents
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William P. Faithfull
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1851
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Maria J. Orsto
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Flying Foxes

Flying Foxes

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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Mungurrawuy Yunupingu
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1963
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The Beach, Coogee, Sydney

The Beach, Coogee, Sydney

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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Cartoon depicting Prime Minister Billy McMahon, driving a motor car in the shape of Australia

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Louis Zmak collection
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Cartoons
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Aubrey Collette
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1971
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The Flag of Redemption

The Flag of Redemption

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Commemorative certificate from King George to the mother of 9956 Driver Alison Hope Oliver, AIF, who was killed in France

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Alison Hope Oliver collection
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Certificates
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London, England
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Commonwealth of Australia
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1922
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Dingle Range Stanley

Dingle Range Stanley

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Dingle Range, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1909
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The beach and promenade, Bondi Beach

The beach and promenade, Bondi Beach

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bondi Beach, Bondi, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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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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King of Australia

King of Australia

Mary Nicholson collection no. 1
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Cartoons
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Australia
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Mr Peter Nicholson
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1992
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Wool specimens in a glass topped wooden box

Wool specimens in a glass topped wooden box

Springfield Wool Samples collection
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Wool specimens
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Photocopy of handwritten notes proposing items for a meeting agenda

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Bob Brown collection no. 1
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Documents
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Senator Bob Brown
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P.M.G. Salter's spring balance, used to weigh large letters and small parcels

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Australia Post Historical collection
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Spring balances
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England
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Salter Scales
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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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Jorna Raymond
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Cigarette card

Cigarette card

Turner Family collection
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Cigarette cards
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'Minyipuru' by Rita Simpson, Rosie Williams and Dulcie Gibbs, 2007

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Canning Stock Route collection
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Paintings
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Kilykily, Western Australia, Australia
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Rita Simpson
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2007
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Auburn Rd., Auburn

Auburn Rd., Auburn

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Auburn, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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A Walk on the Peak Hong Kong Sept 1921

A Walk on the Peak Hong Kong Sept 1921

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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Hand tinted photograph of Junior Champion Heifer Woodleigh Joyous Duchess

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Woodleigh Shorthorn Stud collection
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Tinted photographs
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Woodleigh, Corowa, New South Wales, Australia
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Child's drawing from Ernabella

Child's drawing from Ernabella

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Susan Tjungania
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Martin Place, Sydney

Martin Place, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Martin Place, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Boomerang

Boomerang

JW Lindo collection
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Boomerangs
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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J W. Lindo
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The Auld Brig, Stirling

The Auld Brig, Stirling

Jack Russel Greenham collection
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Photographic postcards
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Scotland
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Liber Usualis

Liber Usualis

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Books
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Club

Club

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Clubs
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Mitchell River Mission, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1985
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Latvian silver-coloured metal brooch with amber coloured bead

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Guna Kinne collection no. 1
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Brooches
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Wangaratta, Victoria, Australia
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Mrs Guna Kinne
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1957
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W.W.F.P.A. [Waterside Workers Federation Port Adelaide]

W.W.F.P.A. [Waterside Workers Federation Port Adelaide]

Andrew Reeves collection no. 3
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Union badges
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Port Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Waterside Workers Federation (Port Adelaide Branch)
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Courtroom sketch 'Michael Chamberlain in the witness box. Chamberlain Trial, Darwin '82.' by Veronica O'Leary.

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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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Child's drawing Sugar farm by Albert Waninymarr

Child's drawing Sugar farm by Albert Waninymarr

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Dhupuma College, Nhulunbuy, Northern Territory, Australia
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Albert Warinymarr
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Large metal screwdriver with a small wooden handle painted brown

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Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Screwdrivers
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Wooden container

Wooden container

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Containers
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Eight Strombidae Strombus Ureceus Orrae shells

Eight Strombidae Strombus Ureceus Orrae shells

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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1968
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Weapon - Spearthrower

Weapon - Spearthrower

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Photographic portrait of a man in ceremonial robes

Photographic portrait of a man in ceremonial robes

Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Photographs
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Scotland
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Lafayette Ltd
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1934
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Typed letter from Olive Peatfield to Elsie Deane, 12 march 1937

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Elsie Deane collection
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Letters
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Maroubra, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Olive Peatfield
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1937
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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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Eugene
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Wooden photographic print frame

Wooden photographic print frame

Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Contact printing frames
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Myles J. Dunphy
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Black and white photographic postcard of Bondi Beach N.S.W.

Black and white photographic postcard of Bondi Beach N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bondi Beach, Bondi, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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St. Patricks - Church Hill

St. Patricks - Church Hill

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Germany
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Discussion Poster No.21 - Where Your Taxes Go - November 1, 1948

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George W Barber collection
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Posters
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Commonwealth Office of Education
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1948
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Randwick Racecourse, Sydney

Randwick Racecourse, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Randwick Racecourse, Randwick, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Sea life

Sea life

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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S.S. Aramac 2114 Tons 14 Knots

S.S. Aramac 2114 Tons 14 Knots

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Cartoon depicting a man wearing a business suit and standing under a shower

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Vane Lindesay collection no. 1
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Mr Vane Lindesay
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