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Boomerang

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Stan Mitchell collection
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Certificate

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Woodleigh Shorthorn Stud collection
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Prize certificates
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Royal Agricultural Society of Victoria
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1984
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Painting on masonite by Marbi (aka Mack), 1965 - depicting trees, kangaroo and turtle

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Dr Alex Van der Leeden collection
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Numbulwar, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Marbi
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1965
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Glazed brown ceramic demijohn with screw-threaded stopper [Mt Lyell M&R Co Ltd, Port Adelaide]

Glazed brown ceramic demijohn with screw-threaded stopper [M...

William and Jeanette Derham Family - Bendigo Pottery collection
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Demijohns
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Mr William Derham
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1888
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Spindle - made by Christiane Keller, 2015

Spindle - made by Christiane Keller, 2015

Tjanpi 'Flying Seven Sisters' collection
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Spindles
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Kuru Ala, Western Australia, Australia
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Dr Christiane Keller
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2015
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Teleprinter printout related to the dismissal of the Whitlam government 'The deadlock which arose was one which, in the interests of the nation, had to be resolved as promptly as possible...'

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Pat Rawlings collection
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Telegrams
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Australian Associated Press
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1975
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Bowl with burnt engraved designs

Bowl with burnt engraved designs

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Bowls
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Ikula
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Sympathy card

Sympathy card

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Cards
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Royal Agricultural Society of Victoria

Royal Agricultural Society of Victoria

Woodleigh Shorthorn Stud collection
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Badges
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Nicholson's for Pianos advertisement postcard

Nicholson's for Pianos advertisement postcard

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Herbert H. Messenger III
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1910
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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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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Cyril M
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Andrew Walker
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Stanwell Park from Bald Hill, South Coast, NSW

Stanwell Park from Bald Hill, South Coast, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Stanwell Park, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Photographic postcard of The Australian Cricket Team in England, 1905

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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New Zealand
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The Rotary Photographic Company Ltd
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1905
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Zwitsal Baby - Zalf baby ointment

Zwitsal Baby - Zalf baby ointment

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Ointments
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1949
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'Wati Nyiru at Tjukutjarra' by Angilyiya Mitchell, 2016

'Wati Nyiru at Tjukutjarra' by Angilyiya Mitchell, 2016

Angilyiya Mitchell collection
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Acrylic paintings
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Angilyiya T. Mitchell
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2016
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Poster

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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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Australian Cavalry Parading in Cairo

Australian Cavalry Parading in Cairo

Adrian Luck collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Cairo, Egypt
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Australian Army
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Les marins de l'Astrolabe partagent leur peche avec les naturels.

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The Christensen Fund collection no. 2
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Prints
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Jervis Bay, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Louis A. de Sainson
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1833
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Glass sugar dispenser with a silver metal lid

Glass sugar dispenser with a silver metal lid

Margaret Alexander collection
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Sugar containers
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Santa Barbara, California, United States of America
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Dispensers Inc
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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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Dorothy Nurra
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Austronic engineering laboratories  portable gieger counter and ratemeter

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Bureau of Mineral Resources collection no. 1
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Instruction booklets
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Austronic Engineering Laboratories Pty Ltd
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Riverside, Nepean River, Emu Plains

Riverside, Nepean River, Emu Plains

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Nepean River, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Fish scoop

Fish scoop

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Fishing equipment
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Townsville, Queensland, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Peace jubilations.  The crowd waiting official announcement in Martin Place and Moore Street, Sydney, NSW

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Poster-

Poster- "Alternative Die Gruner"

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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RKO Radio Pictures

RKO Radio Pictures

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1929
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Military buttons, clips and belt buckle

Military buttons, clips and belt buckle

Parsons collection
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Military buttons
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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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Milton Poulton
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The Winning Post and a bottle of port. My word, what a combination!

The Winning Post and a bottle of port. My word, what a combi...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Great Britain
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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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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General view, Byron Bay

General view, 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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Morning Star by David Malangi

Morning Star by David Malangi

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Bark paintings
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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David D. Malangi
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Fish and plants of the Great Barrier Reef

Fish and plants of the Great Barrier Reef

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Great Barrier Reef, Queensland, Australia
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Irene Lama-Lama Taylor
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Decorated pandanus leaf basket

Decorated pandanus leaf basket

Dorothy Bennett collection
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Baskets
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1974
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Pitt Street, from Herald Corner

Pitt Street, from Herald Corner

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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1907
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Official Guide XVI OLYMPIAD MELBOURNE, 1956

Official Guide XVI OLYMPIAD MELBOURNE, 1956

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 3
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Books
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Australian Olympic Commitee
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1956
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Public School and Residence, Laggan

Public School and Residence, Laggan

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Laggan, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Cross boomerang and associated piece of wood

Cross boomerang and associated piece of wood

Edmund Milne collection
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Boomerangs
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Herberton, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1931
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Affordable Housing - a Right Not a Privilege

Affordable Housing - a Right Not a Privilege

Union of Australian Women collection
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Political badges
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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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The Snowy river at Jindabyne

The Snowy river at Jindabyne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Jindabyne, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Rabbit trap

Rabbit trap

CSIRO Division of Wildlife and Ecology collection
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Rabbit traps
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CSIRO - Division of Wildlife and Ecology
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SWL card for VK6QSL, Western Australia

SWL card for VK6QSL, Western Australia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1936
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Axle pin

Axle pin

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Vehicle components
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Farm Cove, Sydney

Farm Cove, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Farm Cove, Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1905
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QSL card, Greetings from VK2ED

QSL card, Greetings from VK2ED

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1935
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Album containing 52 carte de visite portrait photographs of members of the Faithfull family

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photograph albums
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Ferrier's Lever Wool Press, Serial No 1831, made by Humble & Sons, Geelong, c.1912

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Department of Administrative Services collection
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Wool presses
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Geelong, Victoria, Australia
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Humble and Sons
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1876
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Postcard featuring a printed photograph

Postcard featuring a printed photograph "BONDI ELECTORATE / ...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Bondi, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Frank Farnell
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Black and white caricature of Australian Rules Football player, Bruce Doull, nick-named 'The Flying Doormat'

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John Rogers collection
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Cartoons
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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John Rogers
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Spearheads
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The Spit, Middle Harbour, Sydney

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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QSL card for 3GI, National Broadcasting Service

QSL card for 3GI, National Broadcasting Service

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1991
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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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Maxie J. Davis
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Child's drawing by an unknown artist, Tabulam Primary School NSW

Child's drawing by an unknown artist, Tabulam Primary School...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Tabulam, New South Wales, Australia
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Tabulam Primary School
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R.C. Presbytery, Bathurst

R.C. Presbytery, Bathurst

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bathurst, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Malta  - Carrozzin

Malta - Carrozzin

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Malta
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Saint Francis Xavier Church

Saint Francis Xavier Church

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Angela Neidacowie
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Cream-coloured envelope printed with A.M. AERIAL MEDICAL SERVICE

Cream-coloured envelope printed with A.M. AERIAL MEDICAL SER...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Envelopes
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Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1936
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