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Two emus

Two emus

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Six identical cards, printed with an abstract design

Six identical cards, printed with an abstract design

Central Australia Field Trip 1994 collection
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Cards
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Margaret Heffernan
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1994
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Message stick

Message stick

Horne-Bowie collection
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Message sticks
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Not provided
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1926
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'Oh dear, this is so sudden

'Oh dear, this is so sudden

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Miss May Hartshorn
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1906
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Pencil

Pencil

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Pencils
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Convict love token from John Hare, 1827

Convict love token from John Hare, 1827

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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New Central Railway Station, Sydney opened August 4th 1906

New Central Railway Station, Sydney opened August 4th 1906

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Central Railway Station, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1906
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Wahlenbergia gracilis

Wahlenbergia gracilis

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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Poster

Poster

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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'Djitama', bark painting, native plant species

'Djitama', bark painting, native plant 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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2012
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Circles connected by lines

Circles connected by lines

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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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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Jean Bourke
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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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Dominica Katjirr
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Fir cone ornament

Fir cone ornament

Alison Steele collection
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Christmas decorations
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Sitting room of house owned by Sir Ernest, Devon, 1915

Sitting room of house owned by Sir Ernest, Devon, 1915

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Devon, England
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Sir Ernest Cable
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1915
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Cartoon of New South Wales Labor Premier Barrie Unsworth characterised as a robot

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Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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New South Wales, Australia
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Ward O'Neil
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1986
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Wall & spillway from pondage weir, Eildon, Vic

Wall & spillway from pondage weir, Eildon, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Eildon Reservoir, Eildon, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Child's drawing by Guykada Mununggurr

Child's drawing by Guykada Mununggurr

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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Guykada Mununggurr
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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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Gibson wedding at Old House at Tirrannna

Gibson wedding at Old House at Tirrannna

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Photograph of Charles Kingsford Smith, Charles Ulm and Garnet Malley, 1929

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John Ulm collection
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Mr Charles T. Ulm
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1929
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Wooden spear, used in the 'Seven Sisters' performance at the 'Tracking Kultja' festival at the NMA in 2001

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Maruku Arts collection no. 2
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Spears
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Walter Pukutiwara
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2001
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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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Hat brim block

Hat brim block

Andree Pelissier collection
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Hat blocks
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Ballet, painting by Aileen Motton 1951

Ballet, painting by Aileen Motton 1951

Aileen Motton collection
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Paintings
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Weipa, Queensland, Australia
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Aileen Motton
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1951
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Untitled acrylic painting on card by Dick Roughsey

Untitled acrylic painting on card by Dick Roughsey

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Acrylic paintings
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Dick Roughsey OBE
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1977
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A Service of Thanksgiving and Reunion on the occasion of the 50th anniversary of the commencement of the Snowy Mountains Scheme, 1999

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Snowy Scheme - Keith Montague collection
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Programs
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Cooma, New South Wales, Australia
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Church of England
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1999
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Majarrka shield by Yanpiyarti Ned Cox, 2007

Majarrka shield by Yanpiyarti Ned Cox, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Shields
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Yanpiyarti N. Cox
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2007
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Club

Club

J Davidson collection no. 1
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Clubs
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Not provided
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1984
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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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Christmas Creek Station cash book January 1936 - June 1948

Christmas Creek Station cash book January 1936 - June 1948

Emanuel Family collection
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Ledgers
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Invitation to a municipal and civil luncheon in the Town Hall, Sydney, on 7 January 1901, to commemorate the swearing in of the Governor General

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 4
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Invitations
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Government of Australia
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1900
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Canberra Oriental Hotel Kings Cross NSW

Canberra Oriental Hotel Kings Cross NSW

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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Glass plate negative - Women and children coming out of church, Hermannsburg mission, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glass plate negatives
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Hermannsburg, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1920
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Aluminium sugar bowl with lid

Aluminium sugar bowl with lid

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Sugar bowls
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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North Head Quarantine Station
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Men lined up, Anzac Day 1949

Men lined up, Anzac Day 1949

Micolaj Wolk-Lewanowicz collection
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Photographs
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1949
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Miss Carell's Grave, 13 September

Miss Carell's Grave, 13 September

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Poster 'Indulge in a little Naval gazing'

Poster 'Indulge in a little Naval gazing'

Australian Bicentennial Authority collection
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Government House, Sydney, N.S.W

Government House, Sydney, N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Germany
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G.Giovanardi, Sydney
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The return of the prodigal son

The return of the prodigal son

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Mr Alan Moir
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2003
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Welcome Home Noble Brothers

Welcome Home Noble Brothers

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Banners
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1863
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Poster - 'Afrikanite, African and Reggae Music'

Poster - 'Afrikanite, African and Reggae Music'

Kerry Browning collection
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Event posters
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Seated girl with a doll

Seated girl with a doll

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Cricket

Cricket

Nanette Ward collection
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Books
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London, England
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Horace G. Hutchinson
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1903
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One rectangular and two square pink food covers with cream lace edging

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Lois Grosse collection
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Covers
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Postcard featuring a coloured Italian print of a Transatlantic liner on the quayside, with numerous uniformed soldiers

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Layout plan for the Greedozer Installation

Layout plan for the Greedozer Installation

Benny Zable collection no. 2
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Documents
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Australia Council
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Convict love token engraved with the initials S.C., 1822

Convict love token engraved with the initials S.C., 1822

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Photograph depicting Croatian miners at Broken Hill

Photograph depicting Croatian miners at Broken Hill

Marin Alagich collection no. 3
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Photographs
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Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia
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1926
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Some Ass Got In The Way

Some Ass Got In The Way

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Religious Aspirations at the Zoo

Religious Aspirations at the Zoo

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Livingstone Hopkins
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Film can lid

Film can lid

Ron Bell collection
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Film cans
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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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Tie clip featuring a picture of a horse's head

Tie clip featuring a picture of a horse's head

Sir Hubert Opperman collection no. 2
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Tiepins
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Print titled, Opening of First Commonwealth Parliament, by artist Charles Nuttall

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 4
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Prints
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Charles Nuttall
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1902
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Art Linens and Taffetas... at Beard Watson's

Art Linens and Taffetas... at Beard Watson's

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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North Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Graziers' Co-operative Shearing Company Limited

The Graziers' Co-operative Shearing Company Limited

Robert Faithfull collection no. 2
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Booklets
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Emu egg carved with image of a man's face and animals by Bill Reid

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Bill Reid - John Cawte collection
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Engraved emu eggs
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Bill Reid
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Three nurses standing, one patient sitting in a wheelchair and two patients sitting on beds

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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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The Ponds, Queens Park, Glasgow

The Ponds, Queens Park, Glasgow

Jack Russel Greenham collection
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Glasgow, Scotland
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