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South East Wind and Hammer-headed Shark

South East Wind and Hammer-headed Shark

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Kulpidja
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1948
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Bark painting 'Nakidjkidj and Mimih at Nimbuwa Rock' by Bobby Barrdjaray Nganjmirra, Gumardir River Outstation, 1970

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Peter Brokensha and Bobby Bardjarai Nganjimirra collection
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Bark paintings
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Gumardir River Outstation, Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory,...
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Bobby B. Nganjmirra
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1970
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Convict love token from W. James, 1826

Convict love token from W. James, 1826

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Forget me not, a contemporary artwork in the form of a breastplate, made by Pierre Cavalan

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Pierre Cavalan collection
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Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Pierre Cavalan
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1998
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Horse, Boston, with saddle and bridle standing in a field

Horse, Boston, with saddle and bridle standing in a field

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Sincere greetings from Botany

Sincere greetings from Botany

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Botany, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Black skull cap

Black skull cap

Jim Pike collection
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Caps
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Blue Lake Drive, Mt Gambier, SA

Blue Lake Drive, Mt Gambier, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mount Gambier, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Headquarters racecourse Perth, WA

Headquarters racecourse Perth, WA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Medallion to commemorate the 1954 Royal Visit to Australia

Medallion to commemorate the 1954 Royal Visit to Australia

Lois Grosse collection
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Commemorative medallions
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South Australia, Australia
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Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
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1954
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Life. Be in it comic strip featuring Norm, 599

Life. Be in it comic strip featuring Norm, 599

Alex and Paddy Stitt collection
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Cartoons
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Hooked boomerang

Hooked boomerang

Olive Pink collection
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Boomerangs
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Miss Olive Pink
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Courtroom sketch 'Lindy Chamberlain being cross examined' by Veronica O'Leary, 13 October 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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Letter and envelope from Joan Richmond - Baalbek

Letter and envelope from Joan Richmond - Baalbek

Joan Richmond collection
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Letters
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Jerusalem, Israel
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1931
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Cream-coloured partial dance program titled 'AGRICULTURAL SOCIETY'S BALL, 5th MAY 1869'

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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1869
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Della Parkilari
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We can't bear arms, but we can bear armies!

We can't bear arms, but we can bear armies!

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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London, England
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Kyoto Station Hotel

Kyoto Station Hotel

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Kyoto, Japan
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Templetonia retusa

Templetonia retusa

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Bon Marche Stores
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Portrait of Philip VI of France

Portrait of Philip VI of France

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Digging stick - wana

Digging stick - wana

Tjanpi 'Flying Seven Sisters' collection
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Digging sticks
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Blackstone (Papulankutja Aboriginal community), Western Australia, ...
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Mrs Mamie Butler
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2016
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Tabula Asiae VIII

Tabula Asiae VIII

Sebastian Münster 'Tabula Asiae VIII' Map collection
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Maps
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Alexandria, Egypt
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Ptolemy
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1540
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Penny-farthing bicycle belonging to Harry Clarke

Penny-farthing bicycle belonging to Harry Clarke

Harry Clarke collection
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Bicycles
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Wolverhampton, West Midlands, United Kingdom
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Cogent Bicycle Works
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1884
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Green plastic swizzle stick advertising Rhodes Holden, Melbourne

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Jack Heenan collection
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Promotional material
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GM Holden Ltd
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Double Bay, Sydney

Double Bay, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Double Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1906
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Cable for earth inductor

Cable for earth inductor

Bureau of Mineral Resources collection no. 1
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Geophysical survey equipment
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Calendar

Calendar

Justice Else-Mitchell collection no. 1
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Calendars
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Upper Mary St., Gympie, Queensland

Upper Mary St., Gympie, Queensland

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Gympie, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1900
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Landau known as 'The Ranken Coach'

Landau known as 'The Ranken Coach'

Royal Australian Historical Society collection no. 1
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Horse drawn coaches
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Scotland
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Mr George Ranken
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1821
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Cartoon depicting two swagmen and a dog fleeing down a hill from a charging bull

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Douglas E Tainsh collection
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Cartoons
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Noosaville, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Douglas E. Tainsh
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1987
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Gown designed by Maticevski and worn by Jessica Mauboy at Eurovision 2014

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Maticevski Eurovision Gown collection
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Dresses
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Toni Maticevski
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2014
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His Private Secretary

His Private Secretary

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1905
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Sketchbook of Aboriginal people in hunting, fighting and ceremonial scenes by Tommy McRae, about 1860

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Derrick Nightingale collection
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Sketchbooks
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Victoria, Australia
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Tommy McRae
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1875
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Courtroom sketch 'The Chamberlains in court.' by Veronica O'Leary, dated 14 September 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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City Skyline, Melbourne

City Skyline, Melbourne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Douglas Pratt
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1945
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Convict love token engraved with the names H. Orum and H. Cutler

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Timothy Millett collection
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Pigmented plaited fibre armband

Pigmented plaited fibre armband

A Morrison collection no. 1
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Armbands
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Hobart Wharves

Hobart Wharves

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Germany
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Australian Red Cross Society

Australian Red Cross Society

Ben Chifley collection no. 3
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Receipts
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Byron Tales.

Byron Tales.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Books
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1837
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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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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Kathleen Garnardj
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Postcard depicting Bert Bailey as Archie McPherson from the 'Squatter's Daughter'

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Vietnam Moratorium Withdrawal All Troops Now

Vietnam Moratorium Withdrawal All Troops Now

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Political badges
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Vietnam
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1965
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Newspaper Vouchers - Final Notice

Newspaper Vouchers - Final Notice

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1946
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Cecilia Martin
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'Lowulowuku Yinta' by Mulyatingki Marney, 2008

'Lowulowuku Yinta' by Mulyatingki Marney, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Kunawarritji, Western Australia, Australia
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Mulyatingki Marney
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2008
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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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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Brian Cargill
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Sydney. Iron Cove Bridge

Sydney. Iron Cove Bridge

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Iron Cove, Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Hotel Australia, Sydney

Hotel Australia, 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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Photographic postcard depicting Miss Amy Shirwood as Lena Harwood [and] Jack McGowan as Arthur Clifton in 'An Indian Hero'

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Fraser and Jenkinson
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Model wooden club

Model wooden club

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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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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Augusta Tipungwuti
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Pigmented plaited fibre armband

Pigmented plaited fibre armband

A Morrison collection no. 1
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Armbands
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Touit's Sawmill Bundanoon

Touit's Sawmill Bundanoon

Touit's Sawmill collection
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Photographs
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Bundanoon, New South Wales, Australia
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Nautilus shells

Nautilus shells

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Muriel Maynard collection
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Shells
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Isla Villa, Mary Street, Dunoon

Isla Villa, Mary Street, Dunoon

Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Photographs
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Dunoon, New South Wales, Australia
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How all the animals helping each other, finding their way around

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Goolum-Goolum Aboriginal Co-operative collection
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Drawings
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Horsham, Victoria, Australia
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Ricci Marks
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1995
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Rocket Brigade, Newcastle

Rocket Brigade, Newcastle

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Stockton, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
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The Rocket Brigade
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Poster - Tall ships, Tall Stories, Resistance Every Day Since 1788...

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Kerry Browning collection
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Political posters
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Australia
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1988
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A Mopadrrunga, Spirit of the Dead, on Bark: A  Mopaditti.  Inv:

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Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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Melville Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Antelemungarralei
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