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Letter from James Turner, headed 'Ballarat, Feb 1869', and begins 'Dear Sister and Brother...'

Letter from James Turner, headed 'Ballarat, Feb 1869', and b...

Bernard Freedman collection no. 1
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Personal letters
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Ballarat, Victoria, Australia
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James Turner
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1869
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Don's Truth Drug

Don's Truth Drug

Mary Nicholson collection no. 2
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Sculptures
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North Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Peter Nicholson
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1988
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Dance card from the State Ball at Old Parliament House in 1934

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Elizabeth Kay collection no. 2
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Cards
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Government of Australia
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1937
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Rushcutters Bay Sydney (Showing Tennis Courts)

Rushcutters Bay Sydney (Showing Tennis Courts)

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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The Rocks, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ramsay Photo Works Pty Ltd
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1950
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Crown Hotel, Forest Hill, 28 February 1906

Crown Hotel, Forest Hill, 28 February 1906

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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1906
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The Man Dauandja, work on paper, Oenpelli, 1948

The Man Dauandja, work on paper, Oenpelli, 1948

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Unknown
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1948
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'The Importance of Style', a paper presented to the National Anti-War Conference by Michael Symons

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Elsie Gare collection no. 1
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Theses
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Michael Symons
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1971
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Middle Australia / Central Australia

Middle Australia / Central Australia

Jenny Coopes collection
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Cartoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Jenny Coopes
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1992
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Ceramic ginger beer jar

Ceramic ginger beer jar

William and Jeanette Derham Family - Bendigo Pottery collection
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Jars
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Mr William Derham
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1908
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Four men posing on and beside a rail-drawn vehicle. Trans-Australian Railway

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Convict love token from Henry Teague, 1845

Convict love token from Henry Teague, 1845

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Conservatorium and King Edward's Statue, Sydney

Conservatorium and King Edward's Statue, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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France
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Samuel Wood, Sydney
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Invoice statement book, 31/10/1984 - 09/03/1987

Invoice statement book, 31/10/1984 - 09/03/1987

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 1
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Books
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People for Nuclear Disarmament
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1984
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Bark painting 'Tortoises and fresh water crocodiles' by Birrikidji Gumana, Yirrkala, 1963

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Dr Karel Kupka collection
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Birrikitji Gumana
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1963
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Child's drawing - Male figure by Walter Murrungun

Child's drawing - Male figure by Walter Murrungun

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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Walter Murrungun
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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St Francis Xavier School, Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dominica Katjirr
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Squatter board game, second edition

Squatter board game, second edition

Squatter Game collection
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Board games
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Mr Robert Lloyd
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Club

Club

Patricia Heath collection
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Clubs
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Upper Murray River Region, Victoria, Australia
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Knitting Patterns for Soldiers

Knitting Patterns for Soldiers

Adrian Luck collection no. 1
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Knitting patterns
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Queensland, Australia
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Australian Comforts Fund
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1914
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Kelp basket, made by Verna Nichols

Kelp basket, made by Verna Nichols

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Verna Nichols collection
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Baskets
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Tasmania, Australia
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Verna Nichols
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Box trap

Box trap

CSIRO Division of Wildlife and Ecology collection
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Traps
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Gungahlin, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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CSIRO - Division of Wildlife and Ecology
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Two Muricidae Pterynotus Triformus shells

Two Muricidae Pterynotus Triformus 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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1981
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The Hammerhead Shark, work on paper, Oenpelli, 1948

The Hammerhead Shark, work on paper, Oenpelli, 1948

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Unknown
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1948
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I've a feeling we're not alone

I've a feeling we're not alone

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Postcards
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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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Surry Hills, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Annie Saward
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

J Davidson collection no. 1
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Spearthrowers
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Yalata, South Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1984
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Wet specimen - Horse - Kidney

Wet specimen - Horse - Kidney

MacKenzie collection
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Zoological specimens
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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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Carolyn Wendy
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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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Martin B. Tipiloura
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A Dairy Herd in Australia

A Dairy Herd in Australia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1919
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'Time Change' p.12, 13

'Time Change' p.12, 13

Diana Boyer collection
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Paintings
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Diana Boyer
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Cypraeidae Cypraea Talpa (uncommon)

Cypraeidae Cypraea Talpa (uncommon)

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Shells
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Fiji
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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1983
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Albert Nestler slide rule

Albert Nestler slide rule

School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine collection
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Slide rules
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Albert Nestler
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Patricia Heath collection
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Spearheads
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South-west Western Australia, Western Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1982
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Sydney Gay & Lesbian Mardi Gras, Costume Award, First Prize, 1994, Jacques Straetmans

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Ron Muncaster collection no. 1
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Trophies
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Jacques Straetmans
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1994
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Sundowners No.6 - An Anxious Moment: The Last Match

Sundowners No.6 - An Anxious Moment: The Last Match

Jack Russel Greenham collection
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Postcards
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Weapon - Club - wooden

Weapon - Club - wooden

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Clubs
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Port Essington, Coburg Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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The Lightning Man, Namaragan depicted on paper, Oenpelli, 1948

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American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Unknown
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1948
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Macropod scapula used as a yam cutting knife

Macropod scapula used as a yam cutting knife

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Knives
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Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1934
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Edmund Milne collection
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Boomerangs
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Bundaberg, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1901
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'The Role of the Church in the United States', a paper presented to the National Anti-War Conference by Reverend Dudley Hyde

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Elsie Gare collection no. 1
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Theses
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Reverend Dudley Hyde
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1971
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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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Reclaim the Future, Stop Uranium Mining

Reclaim the Future, Stop Uranium Mining

Northern Territory Environment Centre collection
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Stickers
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Jabiluka Mine, Northern Territory, Australia
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Energy Resources of Australia Ltd
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Nobby Hopper fishing fly

Nobby Hopper fishing fly

Noel Jetson collection
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Fishing lures
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Dan Todorovic
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1960
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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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Casino, New South Wales, Australia
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G McGrady
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A North Coast Forest.

A North Coast Forest.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Charles H. Kerry
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Convict love token from C. Perkins., 1843

Convict love token from C. Perkins., 1843

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Australian types. The Swagman

Australian types. The Swagman

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Raphael Tuck & Sons
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Envelope addressed to Petronella Wensing

Envelope addressed to Petronella Wensing

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Envelopes
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Haarlem, Holland
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Mrs Petronella Wensing
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1962
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"Attachment" cover sheets

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 1
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Documents
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People for Nuclear Disarmament
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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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Yuendumu, Northern Territory, Australia
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Barnabas Japayarri
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Goanna sculpture

Goanna 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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Walter Pukutiwara
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Digging stick

Digging stick

Groote Eylandt Women's Material collection
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Digging sticks
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Angurugu, Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mary Amagula
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1992
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Small jam spoon with a flat irregular oval head

Small jam spoon with a flat irregular oval head

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Jam spoons
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Mosman's Bay, Sydney, N.S.W.

Mosman's Bay, Sydney, N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mosman Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Four men skiing.

Four men skiing.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Charles H. Kerry
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Brass bell

Brass bell

Geoff Gray collection
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Bells
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Wedding invitation

Wedding invitation

Margot Child collection
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Wedding invitations
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mrs Margot Child
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1890
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Lord Teach Us to Pray, 1944, given to Lois Grosse (nee Ottens) in commemoration of her confirmation in 1952

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Reverend John Grosse collection
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Mrs Lois V. Grosse
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1944
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