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Clear moulded stem glass

Clear moulded stem glass

Andrew Reeves and Helen Parrott collection
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Champagne glasses
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United States of America
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The Libbey Glass Company
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1892
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A Quiet Spot in NEW SOUTH WALES

A Quiet Spot in NEW SOUTH WALES

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Ku-ring-gai Chase, New South Wales, Australia
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Grandmother of the groom dress, and storage accessories

Grandmother of the groom dress, and storage accessories

Beverly Silby collection
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Outfits
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Mrs Beverly Silby
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Weapon - Spearthrower

Weapon - Spearthrower

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Spearthrowers
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Surfing at Bondi NSW

Surfing at Bondi NSW

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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Glass plate negative - Women's camp fight, photographed by Herbert Basedow

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glass plate negatives
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1922
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Magazine clipping of a black and white photograph of Lynmouth, Mars Hill, Devon

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Magazine clippings
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Devon, England
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Cigarette card

Cigarette card

Turner Family collection
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Cigarette cards
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Sculpture in the form of a grotto of Australian flora and fauna, titled 'Aust. No.3', by Paul Greenway, 1978

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Terence Lane collection
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Sculptures
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Paul Greenway
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1978
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'Riny'tjangu', bark painting, native plant species

'Riny'tjangu', 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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2013
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Blowtorch

Blowtorch

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Blowtorches
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St Kilda from pier, Vic

St Kilda from pier, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Saint Kilda, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Macquarie Place, Sydney

Macquarie Place, Sydney

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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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Victoria versus South Australia 5 Sept 1964

Victoria versus South Australia 5 Sept 1964

History of Netball - Margaret Pewtress collection
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Scoresheets
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Bull kelp container, made by Nannette Shaw

Bull kelp container, made by Nannette Shaw

Tayenebe collection
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Containers
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Ms Nannette Shaw
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HMAS Melbourne

HMAS Melbourne

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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Sand dunes

Sand dunes

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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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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Fourth page of documentary material relating to the Mill Sisters

Fourth page of documentary material relating to the Mill Sis...

1992 Torres Strait Islands Cultural Festival collection
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Documents
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Torres Strait Islands, Queensland, Australia
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The Mills Sisters, Singers, Dancers, Cultural Ambassadors and Perfo...
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1992
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Painting depicts the hollow log gongs used in the gong ceremony and

Painting depicts the hollow log gongs used in the gong cerem...

Maningrida Arts and Crafts 02/09/1974 collection
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Bark paintings
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Bolkdjam, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Bill Madangiya
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Inventory of furniture and effects relating to Ben Chifley

Inventory of furniture and effects relating to Ben Chifley

Ben Chifley collection no. 3
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Documents
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I'll be there!

I'll be there!

National Gathering of Christians collection
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Pamphlets
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Parliament House, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Government of Australia
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1988
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Shield

Shield

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Shields
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Bill poster.  The Age ... Wild Rivers Saved

Bill poster. The Age ... Wild Rivers Saved

Bob Brown collection no. 1
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Posters
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Franklin River, Tasmania, Australia
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Senator Bob Brown
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Transparency with print design, Anapalaku Walka 1, by Angkuna Kulyuru

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Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 3
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Transparencies
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Angkuna Kulyuru
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1997
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Sympathy card

Sympathy card

Margot Child collection
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Cards
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Mrs Margot Child
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Matchbox holder depicting Two Champions

Matchbox holder depicting Two Champions

JA Kearns collection
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Matchbox holders
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Model wooden club with a large pineapple head

Model wooden club with a large pineapple head

JC Le Souef collection
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Small scale models
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Elwood, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Albert A. Le Souef
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1868
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'Dilminyin', bark painting, native plant specie native plant species

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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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2014
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Wooden container

Wooden container

Douglas Seaton collection
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Containers
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The Show Boat at the Spit, Middle Harbour, Sydney

The Show Boat at the Spit, Middle Harbour, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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The Spit, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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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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Jessie
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The United States Pacific Imperialism

The United States Pacific Imperialism

Elsie Gare collection no. 1
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Pamphlets
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United States of America
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Mr Peter Wiley
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Cushion cover with embroidered images depicting the Hmong community travelling during war

Cushion cover with embroidered images depicting the Hmong co...

Irene Matthews collection
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Cushion covers
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Laos
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Ceramic toy tea set

Ceramic toy tea set

Susan and Andrew Gibson collection
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Toy tea sets
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Andrew A. Gibson
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1925
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Mosman Bay, NSW

Mosman Bay, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mosman Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Postcard - Steamboat on river

Postcard - Steamboat on river

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Kodak
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Pokerwork kangaroo

Pokerwork kangaroo

Ray and Dallas Maple Family collection no. 2
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Wood carvings
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South Australia, Australia
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Howard Maple
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1930
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Dustpan brush

Dustpan brush

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Dustpan and brush sets
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Pennington, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Pennington Migrant Centre
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1940
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Hazel Faithfull standing on a box with her father, Lucian Faithfull, standing beside her

Hazel Faithfull standing on a box with her father, Lucian Fa...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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W Hatton
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Hotel Bega

Hotel Bega

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bega, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Charles 0. Fox
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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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Donovan Walmberg
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Smoking pipe used by Ben Chifley

Smoking pipe used by Ben Chifley

MJ Brown collection
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Smoking pipes
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Mr Joseph B. Chifley
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Weapon - Spearthrower

Weapon - Spearthrower

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Spearthrowers
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1986 During the Royal Australian Navys 75th Anniversary...

1986 During the Royal Australian Navys 75th Anniversary...

Benny Zable collection no. 2
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Photographs
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Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Royal Australian Navy
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1986
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Night Scene Old Sydney Railway Station

Night Scene Old Sydney Railway Station

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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Knot of green wool

Knot of green wool

Eleanor Dark Foundation collection no. 1
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Yarns
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Observation on the Fairy Queen.

Observation on the Fairy Queen.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Books
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1807
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Drawing by an unknown Yolngu child on the theme of  'How Aborigines Got Their Food Long Time Ago'

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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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Unknown Artist
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Film negative - Morning reflections on a billabong off the Wilton River, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1928

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Film negatives
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Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1928
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Commemorative book celebrating the Trans-Australian Railway, Turning the First Sod, By His Excellency the Governor General at Port Augusta, 14 September 1912

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Elizabeth Kay collection no. 1
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Commemorative books
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Port Augusta, South Australia, Australia
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Commonwealth of Australia
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1912
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Australian Club, near Domain Entrance, Sydney

Australian Club, near Domain Entrance, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Art Series
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Barramundi

Barramundi

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Australian Republican Movement enamel badge

Australian Republican Movement enamel badge

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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Political badges
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Flinders Bay from West Head

Flinders Bay from West Head

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1906
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A Happy New Year - a girl holding flowers

A Happy New Year - a girl holding flowers

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Bush vines

Bush vines

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Man (the local policeman) standing on a eucalypt and holding an axe

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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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Enamel laundry tub

Enamel laundry tub

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Laundry equipment
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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Janet Spence Smith
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1930
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I've Been Tarring Sweet Nancy

I've Been Tarring Sweet Nancy

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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