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The Greatest Mother in the World - The Red Cross 1918

The Greatest Mother in the World - The Red Cross 1918

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Wartime badges
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Atkinson & Co
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1918
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First Post Office on the Powlett Field and First Police Station on the Powlett Field.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Angel fish swims in warm northern reef waters

Angel fish swims in warm northern reef waters

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Eucalyptus Stuartiana

Eucalyptus Stuartiana

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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Pocket-knife with a single folding blade

Pocket-knife with a single folding blade

Reverend John Grosse collection
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Pocket-knives
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Reverend John Grosse
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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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Sandra Kelly
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Surry Hills Methodist Church

Surry Hills Methodist Church

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Surry Hills, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1991
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Sung to the Tune of 'Oh what a mouth'

Sung to the Tune of 'Oh what a mouth'

History of Netball - Margaret Pewtress collection
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Documents
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Prince of Wales

Prince of Wales

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Portrait photographs
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Palace Gardens and Sydney Harbour (Botanic Gardens in view)

Palace Gardens and Sydney Harbour (Botanic Gardens in view)

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Royal Botanic Gardens, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Tmesipteris Tannensis

Tmesipteris Tannensis

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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Cat Fish

Cat Fish

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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Bread carter's book, a 1967 calendar printed on a card from David George Pty Ltd, three lottery tickets, a letter regarding a bread order, three invoices and two notes

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ET Fealy collection
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Cartoon depicting a man wearing a business suit and standing under a shower

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Vane Lindesay collection no. 1
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Cartoons
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Mr Vane Lindesay
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To Commemorate the visit of the American Fleet to Australia

To Commemorate the visit of the American Fleet to Australia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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Fishing spear made by Wilfred Aniba

Fishing spear made by Wilfred Aniba

1992 Torres Strait Islands Cultural Festival collection
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Spears
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Thursday Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Wilfred Aniba
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1987
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QSL card for VK4-QSL

QSL card for VK4-QSL

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Jubilee Book of Cricket by Prince Ranjitsinhji.

The Jubilee Book of Cricket by Prince Ranjitsinhji.

Nanette Ward collection
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Books
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England, United Kingdom
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Prince Kumar S. Ranjitsinhji
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1897
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A Shillings-Worth of Sugar Plums

A Shillings-Worth of Sugar Plums

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Books
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Knife

Knife

Stan Mitchell collection
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Stone tools
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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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The Tourist.

The Tourist.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Journals
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Narrabeen, NSW Australia

Narrabeen, NSW Australia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Narrabeen, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1913
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Ayers Rock fruit salad

Ayers Rock fruit salad

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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T-shirts
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Courtroom sketch of the Chamberlain trial by Veronica O'Leary, 1982.

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Veronica O'Leary collection no. 1
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Courtroom drawings
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Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ms Veronica O'Leary
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1982
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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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Unknown
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Sample of Munyuro seeds

Sample of Munyuro seeds

Stan Mitchell collection
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Botanical specimens
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Photographic glass plate holder

Photographic glass plate holder

Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Photographic plate holders
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New York, United States of America
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Eastman Kodak Company
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1904
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Whitehall Guest House, Sorrento, Vic

Whitehall Guest House, Sorrento, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Sorrento, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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S.S.Wallongbar at Jetty - Byron Bay

S.S.Wallongbar at Jetty - Byron Bay

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Byron Bay, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Silk batik orange and brown colours

Silk batik orange and brown colours

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Textile panels
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Nyukana (Daisy) Baker
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Poster

Poster

Union of Australian Women collection
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Posters
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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

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Robina Tipakilippa
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Keysdale

Keysdale

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Dolls house and accessories handcrafted in Adelaide by Mrs Eva Howie for her daughter Clyde, 1930s

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Hetherington Family collection
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Dolls houses
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Eden Hills, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Mrs Eva A. Howie
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1930
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Euphrasia Brownii

Euphrasia Brownii

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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1875
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Business registration certificate for St Cyr Cosmetics Creations,1950

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Herbert Browne collection
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Certificates
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Hand-drawn map of the original land ownership in the Springfield area

Hand-drawn map of the original land ownership in the Springf...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Maps
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Veneer scraper

Veneer scraper

George Henry Taylor collection
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Scrapers
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Mr George H. Taylor
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A circuit of Grampians

A circuit of Grampians

Jean Galbraith collection
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Books
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Weapon - Boomerang - hunting

Weapon - Boomerang - hunting

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Boomerangs
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Aringa, Foote Street, Dromana, Vic.  Self catering holiday house

Aringa, Foote Street, Dromana, Vic. Self catering holiday h...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Dromana, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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'The Formation of Clouds' by Bokarra Maymuru, Yirrkala, 1967

'The Formation of Clouds' by Bokarra Maymuru, Yirrkala, 1967

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 4
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Bokarra Maymuru
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1967
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Cooks River, Marrickville, N.S.W

Cooks River, Marrickville, N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Cooks River, 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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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Kalina Timaepatua
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Coolamon

Coolamon

Central Australian souvenirs collection
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Containers
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Junior RSPCA

Junior RSPCA

Reverend John Grosse collection
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Club badges
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Reverend John Grosse
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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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Weipa, Queensland, Australia
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Johnny Mango
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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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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Cynthia Yunkaporta
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Dreamtime journey of the spinifex wallaby (Mala)

Dreamtime journey of the spinifex wallaby (Mala)

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Paintings
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Tommy S. Tjakamarra
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1976
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Sunk garden with large sundial

Sunk garden with large sundial

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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Child's drawing by Karen Daley, Tabulam Primary School NSW

Child's drawing by Karen Daley, Tabulam Primary School NSW

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Tabulam, New South Wales, Australia
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Karon Daley
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Wood and brass telescope tube in a leather case used by Captain John Gore

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Jack Gallaway collection
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Telescopes
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London, England
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Peter Dollond
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Boronia

Boronia

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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Letter to Mr R C Davey, Chief Finance Officer, New York, from Jim Coleman of J B Young, mentioning an earlier letter sent to Mr H C Menzies

Letter to Mr R C Davey, Chief Finance Officer, New York, fro...

J B Young Ltd collection
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Business letters
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New York, United States of America
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J A. Colman
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1965
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Received three letters so pleased Georgie very happy at school pleasant trip love from all, Innes

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Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Telegrams
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Wire clothes peg

Wire clothes peg

Bothwell Museum collection
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Clothes pegs
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Bothwell, Tasmania, Australia
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Bothwell Museum
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Young woman standing beside a chair.

Young woman standing beside a chair.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Manly, looking North-East

Manly, looking North-East

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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