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SOUTH HEAD AND THE GAP, Sydney. N.S.W.

SOUTH HEAD AND THE GAP, Sydney. N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Swain and Co
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Sample - fibre string

Sample - fibre string

Edmund Milne collection
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String
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Leave the door open in case of fire

Leave the door open in case of fire

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Matador Home Knitting Machine manual

Matador Home Knitting Machine manual

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Manuals
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mrs Petronella Wensing
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1956
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Thysanotus Patersoni

Thysanotus Patersoni

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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1873
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The Beach Long point Hobart.

The Beach Long point Hobart.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Looking across Hyde Park from Mark Foys Sydney NSW

Looking across Hyde Park from Mark Foys Sydney NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Kodak Ltd
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Shield - made by Claude, George and Malcolm Wilson - Mitchell River, QLD

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Ursula McConnel collection
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Shields
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Mitchell River, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Claude Wilson
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1927
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Composite photograph of design of South Australian section of Parliament House Embroidery

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Embroiderers' Guilds of Australia collection
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Child's drawing We saw the men driving the big trucks with bauxite in the back of them by Gidiipawuy

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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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Gidilpawuy
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The drums of battle beat...

The drums of battle beat...

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Mr Alan Moir
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Newspaper clipping featuirng a photograph of a 1950's wedding cake

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Margot Child collection
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Newspaper clippings
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Mrs Margot Child
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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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Bentinck Island, Queensland, Australia
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In the Botanical Gardens, Townsville, 3 September 1914

In the Botanical Gardens, Townsville, 3 September 1914

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Townsville, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1914
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Smooth wood plane

Smooth wood plane

John Docker collection
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Planes
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Glasgow, Scotland
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Alex Mathieson & Son
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1920
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Souvenir Beefeater mug

Souvenir Beefeater mug

Cecil Ballard Jnr collection
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Mugs
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AAT Kings eagle

AAT Kings eagle

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Birthday Greetings and includes a poem 'Red as the lips of the maid above ...'

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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1919
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Stick from 'Firestick Marriage' by Jack Buckskin

Stick from 'Firestick Marriage' by Jack Buckskin

Jack Buckskin collection
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Clubs
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Jack Buckskin
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Spear with green-tinged clear glass 'Kimberley Point' blade

Spear with green-tinged clear glass 'Kimberley Point' blade

Gwen and Wayne Masters collection no. 2
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Spears
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Round the grass-tuft glided a pearly shell.

Round the grass-tuft glided a pearly shell.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mrs Ida Outhwaite
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Wooden block

Wooden block

William and Jeanette Derham Family - Bendigo Pottery collection
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Printing blocks
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Carved and painted carpet snake by Billy Stockman Tjapaltjarri

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Billy Stockman Tjapaltjarri Carving collection
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Wood carvings
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Billy Stockman Tjapaltjarri
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A man standing next to a rubbish bin

A man standing next to a rubbish bin

Enid Treadgold collection
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Two naked women, one seated and one lying on the ground

Two naked women, one seated and one lying on the ground

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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John W. Alexander
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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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Joyce Tipuamantumirri
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Postcard featuring a sepia photographic print of a semi-rural landscape with farmhouse and rows of barracks

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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1914
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Cronulla Beach & Hotel Cecil, Sydney, NSW

Cronulla Beach & Hotel Cecil, Sydney, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Cronulla Beach, Cronulla, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Bruce Coaldrake collection
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Spearheads
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Mr Bruce Coaldrake
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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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Sarah Wolmby
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The Hospital, Gateside, Greenock

The Hospital, Gateside, Greenock

Jack Russel Greenham collection
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Photographic postcards
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Scotland
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Card with silk ribbon from Jack Hoctor

Card with silk ribbon from Jack Hoctor

Hazel Hooton and Elizabeth Gibson collection
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Cards
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Hazel Hooton
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1918
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Letter

Letter

Dr Stefan Csordas collection
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Letters
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Dr Stefan Csordas
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1958
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Wedding aniversary card

Wedding aniversary card

Margot Child collection
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Cards
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Mrs Margot Child
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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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Gerald Porter
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Paper tape reader designed by Kevin Rosolen to be used with the SNOCOM computer

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Kevin Rosolen collection
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Computer components
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University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Kevin Rosolen
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1958
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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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Painting depicts karndakidj, male antilopine kangaroo (Macropus antilopinus).

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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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Mr Dick Baringbungung
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1970
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Blacksmith made hair curling tongs

Blacksmith made hair curling tongs

Ron Bell collection
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Curling irons
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Were you told this wasn't true?!!

Were you told this wasn't true?!!

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Mr Alan Moir
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Next of Kin plaque issued to Edith Burns in respect of the service of her son, Lieutenant Vincent Burns

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Vincent Burns collection
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Plaques
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London, England
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Lieutenant Vincent A. Burns
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1919
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Zufolo, a flute-like instrument

Zufolo, a flute-like instrument

Guiseppe Castellana collection
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Wind instruments
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Montallegro, Sicily, Agrigento province, Italy
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Mr Guiseppe '. Castellana
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1940
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Poster -

Poster - "For a Nuclear Free and Independent Pacific''

Union of Australian Women collection
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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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Child's drawing of submarine by Walter Pamtoonda, Aurukun QLD

Child's drawing of submarine by Walter Pamtoonda, Aurukun QL...

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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Walter Pamtoonda
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Home from the field, twilight

Home from the field, twilight

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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J Hutchings
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Business card printing plate

Business card printing plate

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Printing plates
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Postcard featuring Botanical Gardens Tramways

Postcard featuring Botanical Gardens Tramways

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Rockhampton, Queensland, Australia
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Blue-green felt shako with leather brim and band

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Uniform hats
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B Mountcastle, Hat Maker
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Paperbark used by Paul House

Paperbark used by Paul House

Paul House collection no.2
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Trays
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WATSON'S BAY. Sydney. N.S.W.

WATSON'S BAY. Sydney. N.S.W.

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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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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1949
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Firedrill base

Firedrill base

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Firesticks
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Heliopolis Red Cross Hospital, Cairo

Heliopolis Red Cross Hospital, Cairo

Adrian Luck collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Cairo, Egypt
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Red Cross
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1916
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Marking gauge

Marking gauge

John Docker collection
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Marking gauges
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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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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Gerald Porter
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Set of three glasses

Set of three glasses

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Glasses
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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1970
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Child's drawing Miyakarrangi

Child's drawing Miyakarrangi

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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Miyakarrangi
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Dr William Warner collection
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Boomerangs
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1926
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Pair of square doilies with spoke edge and white work

Pair of square doilies with spoke edge and white work

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Doilies
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Trevellyn, Launceston, Tas

Trevellyn, Launceston, Tas

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Trevallyn, Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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