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Helicopter Ride with Brooksy to see My Father's Ngurra by Ken Shepherd

Helicopter Ride with Brooksy to see My Father's Ngurra by Ke...

Warakurna History Paintings collection
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Warakurna Community, Western Australia, Australia
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Ken Shepherd
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2011
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Two  photographs. One depicts Camelot, the other depicts trees with a coastline and a sailing ship in the background

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Convict love token with the initials E.I., M.I., G.N. and S.O.

Convict love token with the initials E.I., M.I., G.N. and S....

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Australian bush scene, with a quote from A.B. Paterson

Australian bush scene, with a quote from A.B. Paterson

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Miapunu ga guya (Turtle & Fish  Painting) 1 of 3.

Miapunu ga guya (Turtle & Fish Painting) 1 of 3.

Buku-Larrngay Arts collection no. 1
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Bark paintings
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Galuru, North-east Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Nyapilingu Dhamarrandji
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1985
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Pearl Faithfull wearing an elaborate full-length pale dress seated on a carved wooden chair holding an open book

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Bark painting 'Three Rainbow Serpents' by Fred Didjbaralkka Narroldol

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Fred D. Narraldol
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Letter from J.A. Sharpe to Thomas Mussen, July 1865

Letter from J.A. Sharpe to Thomas Mussen, July 1865

Alexander Mussen collection
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Pyramul, New South Wales, Australia
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Joseph Sharpe
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1865
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Hans Irvine's Great Western Vineyard, Victoria, Underground Galleries

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Victoria, Australia
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Hans Irvine's Great Western Vineyard
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Woven bag

Woven bag

Papuan Official collection
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Purari River, Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea
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Mr Francis Edgar Williams
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1922
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Mersey Bluff lighthouse, Devonport, Tas

Mersey Bluff lighthouse, Devonport, Tas

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mersey Bluff Lighthouse, Devonport, Tasmania, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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The Royal Victoria Hotel, Wangarratta, Vic

The Royal Victoria Hotel, Wangarratta, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Wangaratta, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Stan Mitchell collection
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New South Wales, Australia
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Pencil sketch depicting a church

Pencil sketch depicting a church

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Sketches
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Pocket-size diary of 1954 belonging to Edna Thompson, containing details of her daily activities while living in Japan

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Thompson Family collection
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Japan
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Edna M. Thompson
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1954
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Glass plate negative - Woman carrying pet possum on her head while on the march, Pongaponga people, western Arnhem land, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1922

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glass plate negatives
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Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1922
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Geological Map, Canberra, ACT

Geological Map, Canberra, ACT

Thompson Family collection
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Geological maps
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Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Bureau of Mineral Resources
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1953
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Postcard showing a three masted boat and an enclosed multistoried vessel

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Letter

Letter

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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The War Memorial, North Terrace and the Hills, Adelaide, SA

The War Memorial, North Terrace and the Hills, Adelaide, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Jardines New Fast China Coasters

Jardines New Fast China Coasters

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Australian Joint Stock Bank Ltd

The Australian Joint Stock Bank Ltd

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australian Joint Stock Bank
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Hand-crafted model steam 'donkey' engine on a blue painted wooden board base

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Ted Pritchard collection no. 1
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Working models
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Victoria, Australia
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Arnold Pritchard
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1945
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Postcard titled 'Your old Aunts are very anxious about you' by May Gibbs

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Cecilia M. Gibbs
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Group of men in uniform, with text which reads Hearty Greetings 1905?

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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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1905
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Sofala, New South Wales, Australia
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Christopher Porter
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The bridge, Gorge Rd, Beechworth, Vic

The bridge, Gorge Rd, Beechworth, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Beechworth, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Government Offices, Melbourne, in the 'Fifties

Government Offices, Melbourne, in the 'Fifties

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1850
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Port Lincoln, Eyre Peninsula, South Australia, Australia
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Joanne Carbine
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Spear

Spear

Ray and Dallas Maple Family collection no. 2
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Spears
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South Australia, Australia
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Howard Maple
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1930
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Invitation addressed to Miss Faithfull from Mr and Mrs Twynam on the marriage of their daughter, 14 February 1901.

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Trafic [sic] line and approach to Australian Camp - Mena, Cairo

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Cards
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Cairo, Egypt
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Factory with large silos and a small building on its roof, with a chimney blowing smoke

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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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'Buwakul', hollow log, native plant species

'Buwakul', hollow log, native plant species

Mulkun Wirrpanda collection
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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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Badge titled 'Support Palestinian Liberation Struggle'

Badge titled 'Support Palestinian Liberation Struggle'

General Palestinian Delegation collection
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Political badges
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Palestine
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Palestine Liberation Organisation
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1982
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Young Women's Christian Association

Young Women's Christian Association

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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You chaps make for cover - this may be a booby trap!

You chaps make for cover - this may be a booby trap!

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Cards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Army Nurses Day 1919

Army Nurses Day 1919

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Commemorative badges
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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A W. Patrick
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1919
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Commercial Bank, Taree

Commercial Bank, Taree

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Taree, New South Wales, Australia
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Commercial Banking Company of Sydney Limited
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1912
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Square Arnotts brand biscuit tin

Square Arnotts brand biscuit tin

Thompson Family collection
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Biscuit tins
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Arnott's
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Adze

Adze

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Adzes
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Pink copy of Aeronautical Parts Certificate from Hants & Sussex Aviation Ltd

Pink copy of Aeronautical Parts Certificate from Hants & Sus...

Neil Jensen collection
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Aviation documents
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Picnic set

Picnic set

Felicita Carr collection
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Picnic sets
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1940
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Wooden container

Wooden container

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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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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Andrew J. Portaminni
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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S Clarke
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Wallaroo Red Cross Circle, January 1919

Wallaroo Red Cross Circle, January 1919

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Charity badges
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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A W. Patrick
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1919
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Stone tool - Knife

Stone tool - Knife

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Stone tools
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The Lithgow Supply Co.

The Lithgow Supply Co.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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'Buwakul', bark painting, native plant species

'Buwakul', 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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Alfred Maple-Brown

Alfred Maple-Brown

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Portrait photographs
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Certificate awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, 1886, First Prize

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Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Certificates
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1886
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'Wikirri' by Jakayu Biljabu, 2007

'Wikirri' by Jakayu Biljabu, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Kilykily, Western Australia, Australia
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Jakayu Biljabu
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2007
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Boondara, showing five men standing near a car outside a timber house

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Boondara, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1917
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Wooden container

Wooden container

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Containers
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Wick Post Office Staff, 1914

Wick Post Office Staff, 1914

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1914
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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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Courtroom sketch of the Chamberlain trial by Veronica O'Leary, 1982.

Courtroom sketch of the Chamberlain trial by Veronica O'Lear...

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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'Wilkinkarra Men's Camp', painted by Long Jack Phillipus Tjakamarra, 1975

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Long Jack Phillipus Tjakamarra
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1975
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Convict love token from George Crane, 1830

Convict love token from George Crane, 1830

Timothy Millett collection
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