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I believed the story

I believed the story

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Mr Alan Moir
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2002
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Milson's Point Horse Ferry, Sydney Harbour

Milson's Point Horse Ferry, Sydney Harbour

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Milsons Point, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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'Opossum Tree  Dreaming', by Narritjin Maymuru, 1968

'Opossum Tree Dreaming', by Narritjin Maymuru, 1968

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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Narritjin Maymuru
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1968
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Senator Natasha Stott-Despoja's leather backpack

Senator Natasha Stott-Despoja's leather backpack

Natasha Stott Despoja collection
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Backpacks
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Senator Natasha J. Stott-Despoja
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Lane Cove River and Hunters Hill, NSW

Lane Cove River and Hunters Hill, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Lane Cove River, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Wedding invitation

Wedding invitation

Margot Child collection
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Invitations
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Mrs Margot Child
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1976
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Sydney Museum

Sydney Museum

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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1907
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Colour photograph of Benny Zable in costume protesting

Colour photograph of Benny Zable in costume protesting

Benny Zable collection no. 2
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Photographs
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Mr Benjamin 'Benny' Zable
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Doulton jug decorated with kangaroos, 1886

Doulton jug decorated with kangaroos, 1886

Terence Lane collection
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Jugs
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Lambeth, London, England
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Doulton and Company
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1886
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End of Elections

End of Elections

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Cartoons
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Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Bob Wells
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1996
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White china saucer

White china saucer

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Saucers
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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Bark painting 'The butterflies who sustain the 'shades' with nectar' by Binyinyuwuy, Milingimbi, 1967

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J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Binyinyuwuy
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1967
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Keith Goddard collection
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Spearheads
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May I Play

May I Play

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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NSW Bookstall Co Ltd
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Union Club, Sydney

Union Club, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Postcard featuring a black and white photograph of a reward poster for Martin Cash, George Jones and Lawrence Cavenagh

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Martin Cash
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1843
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Screenprint on card by Nyukana (Daisy) Baker, 1983, Ernabella SA

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Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Screenprints
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Nyukana (Daisy) Baker
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1983
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Diorama of a tropical island, used with the Flower Clock

Diorama of a tropical island, used with the Flower Clock

Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) - Play School collection ...
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Dioramas
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
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Life. Be in it poster: Every little bit helps!

Life. Be in it poster: Every little bit helps!

Alex and Paddy Stitt collection
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Advertising posters
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Club

Club

Dorothy Bennett collection
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Clubs
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1974
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The Cave-ins! - Maralinga

The Cave-ins! - Maralinga

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Cartoons
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Mr Michael Atchison
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1997
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Tetratheca ciliata

Tetratheca ciliata

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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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Patricia Marrpurra
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Brymay Redheads Safety Matches No.12. Crimson Flowered Tea Tree

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Joyce Knife collection
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Matchboxes
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Cremorne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Bryant and May
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1950
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Child's drawing - 'Hunting of the emu' by Tim Taylor age 8

Child's drawing - 'Hunting of the emu' by Tim Taylor age 8

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Tim Tayor
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Certificate awarded to Mrs V.M. Wilson at the Cudal Agricultural and Pastoral Society 66th Annual Show, 1967 for first prize for a bridge cloth

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Cudal, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1967
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The bush hut

The bush hut

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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J Hutchings
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Friendship is the link that binds

Friendship is the link that binds

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1912
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A set of two glasses

A set of two 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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1980
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'Or the End is Genocide', a paper presented to the National Anti-War Conference by I V Newman

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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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I V. Newman
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1971
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Life. Be in it. World Cricket T-shirt

Life. Be in it. World Cricket T-shirt

Alex and Paddy Stitt collection
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T-shirts
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Postcard featuring a photograph of German sailors and officials on Wingecarribee Riverbank, Berrima, N.S.W.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Berrima, New South Wales, Australia
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Enamel and brass light switch with a string to turn it on and off

Enamel and brass light switch with a string to turn it on an...

J B Young Ltd collection
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Switches
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Great Britain
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Card featuring a photograph of a man in full army serge striding across an open field

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Valentine St Wharf, Lane Cove River, NSW

Valentine St Wharf, Lane Cove River, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Lane Cove River, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Ivory or resin kangaroo figure

Ivory or resin kangaroo figure

Terence Lane collection
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Animal figures
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Valentines Series - Scalps

Valentines Series - Scalps

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Hawkesbury R. Railway Bridge

Hawkesbury R. Railway Bridge

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Hawkesbury River, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Child's drawing by unknown artist, Djalambaal's story

Child's drawing by unknown artist, Djalambaal's story

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Djalambaal
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Stone knife

Stone knife

Enid Bowden collection
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Knives
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Bayliss Street Bridge & Lake Wollundry, Wagga NSW

Bayliss Street Bridge & Lake Wollundry, Wagga NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Newspaper clipping featuring wedding photographs from a 1909 wedding which were published in the Weekend Australian in 1983

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Margot Child collection
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Newspaper clippings
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Weekend Australian
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1983
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Souvenir paperweight created from a thin cross section of a railway track

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Dr Donald McMichael collection no. 2
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Paperweights
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South Australia, Australia
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1978
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Australian Prisoners of War Appeal

Australian Prisoners of War Appeal

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Wartime badges
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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A W. Patrick
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1914
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White china dinner plate with a black and gold patterned border

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Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Dinner plates
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Brymay Redheads Safety Matches No.19. Illyarrie

Brymay Redheads Safety Matches No.19. Illyarrie

Joyce Knife collection
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Matchboxes
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Cremorne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Bryant and May
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1950
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Settler's Home, Adelaide Exhibition, 1910

Settler's Home, Adelaide Exhibition, 1910

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1910
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Cinema advertising slide promoting Hartley Cycles, about 1937

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Cycling in Australia - Cinema Advertising collection
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Lantern slides
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Biography of cartoonist Eric Joliffe

Biography of cartoonist Eric Joliffe

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 Dharkarr's story

Child's drawing Dharkarr's story

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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Dharkarr
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Spearthrowers
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Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1964
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Wedding photograph

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Margot Child collection
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Photographs
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Mrs Margot Child
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1922
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A circuit of Grampians

A circuit of Grampians

Jean Galbraith collection
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Books
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Certificate

Certificate

Fred Daly collection
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Certificates
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Life. Be in it poster: Every little bit helps!

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Alex and Paddy Stitt collection
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Advertising posters
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'The Anti-War Movement and Papua-New Guinea', a paper presented to the National Anti-War Conference by Alec Robertson

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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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Alec Robertson
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1971
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Black cotton fabric

Black cotton fabric

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 3
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Textile lengths
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Card of appreciation

Card of appreciation

Margot Child collection
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Cards
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Mrs Margot Child
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Decorated boomerang attributed to La Perouse, Sydney

Decorated boomerang attributed to La Perouse, Sydney

Robert Croll Indigenous Artefacts collection
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Boomerangs
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La Perouse, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Joe Timbery Snr.
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Child's drawing ? My Land by Dominica Katjirr, 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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Dominica Katjirr
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