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Hunting Boomerang

Hunting Boomerang

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Boomerangs
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Black and white lantern slide of a sketch - Troopers

Black and white lantern slide of a sketch - Troopers

Christies Auction collection
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Lantern slides
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Edward 'Ned' Kelly
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Remittancer's record card

Remittancer's record card

Carmelo Mirabelli collection no. 1
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Financial transaction cards
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Certificate

Certificate

Woodleigh Shorthorn Stud collection
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Prize certificates
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Royal Agricultural Society of NSW
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1981
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The post which the Bush Ranger stood behind when Percy fired at him. The hole is shown in the picture

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Black brown wooden music stick

Black brown wooden music stick

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Clapsticks
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Mutitjulu, Northern Territory, Australia
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Pulya Taylor
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Baby's bib

Baby's bib

Patricia Kennedy collection no. 2
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Baby bibs
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England
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Mrs Grace H. Kennedy
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1918
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Certificate awarded at the Mackay and District Agricultural Pastoral and Industrial Association Annual Show, 1965 for first prize for a tapestry bag

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Mackay, Queensland, Australia
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Hatfields Printers
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1965
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Australia Day 1917 - Somewhere in France

Australia Day 1917 - Somewhere in France

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Wartime badges
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North Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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A W. Patrick
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1917
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Financial ledger April 1925 to March 1942.

Financial ledger April 1925 to March 1942.

Thompson Family collection
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Notebooks
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The Bay, Greystones Co. Wicklow

The Bay, Greystones Co. Wicklow

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Water bottle

Water bottle

Jean Galbraith collection
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Beverage bottles
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Parliamentary Press Gallery

Parliamentary Press Gallery

Alan Reid collection
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Passes
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Convict love token from John Parker, 1837

Convict love token from John Parker, 1837

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Head ornament

Head ornament

Olive Pink collection
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Headbands
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Miss Olive Pink
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Painting depicts a waisted rectangular figure within a thin rectangular frame

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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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Unknown
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1948
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Grey, white and navy, wide-brimmed ladies dress hat

Grey, white and navy, wide-brimmed ladies dress hat

Andree Pelissier collection
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Hats
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A canvas water bag with string handles.

A canvas water bag with string handles.

Rae Page collection
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Water bags
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George Serras
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Poisoned snake sculpture

Poisoned snake sculpture

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Wood carvings
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Amata, South Australia, Australia
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Mildred Lyons
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Letter from Joan Richmond - Basra

Letter from Joan Richmond - Basra

Joan Richmond collection
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Letters
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Basra, Iraq
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1931
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Convict love token from Peter Martin, 1836

Convict love token from Peter Martin, 1836

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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The Tourist.

The Tourist.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Journals
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Postcard of Australia's 'World Record' Holder Marjorie Jackson (The Lithgow Flash), XV Olympic Games, Finland 1952

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Finland
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John Berriman
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1952
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Clapstick

Clapstick

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Southern central, Australia
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Bundanoon

Bundanoon

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bundanoon, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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First Anzac Day, 25th April, 1916 for Classes V and VI

First Anzac Day, 25th April, 1916 for Classes V and VI

Sir Littleton Groom collection
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Commemorative books
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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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Neville P. Japangardi
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'Wallaby Men Dreaming at Marru(nga)' by Clifford Possum Tjapaltjarri, 1976

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Paintings
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Clifford Possum Tjapaltjarri
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1976
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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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Cartoon of Indian Prime Minister Indira Gandhi as a charmed snake

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Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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India
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Mr Ward O'Neill
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1981
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Group of people at a picnic on 9 Nov 1906

Group of people at a picnic on 9 Nov 1906

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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The Army Plane that came to Warburton by Eunice Yunurupa Porter

The Army Plane that came to Warburton by Eunice Yunurupa Por...

Warakurna History Paintings collection
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Paintings
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Warakurna Community, Western Australia, Australia
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Eunice Y. Porter
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2011
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A Life on the Ocean Wave

A Life on the Ocean Wave

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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Masonic - Name tag

Masonic - Name tag

Ronald L Gale Masonic collection no. 1
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Identity tags
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Ronald L. Gale
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Firestick

Firestick

Douglas Seaton collection
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Firesticks
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Cairns, Queensland, Australia
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Phyllis Boydell (nee Harris) - portrait by Cazneaux

Phyllis Boydell (nee Harris) - portrait by Cazneaux

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Masonic - Souvenir drinking glass - Lodge No 326

Masonic - Souvenir drinking glass - Lodge No 326

Ronald L Gale Masonic collection no. 1
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Commemorative glassware
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Mr Ronald L. Gale
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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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Tweed Heads, New South Wales, Australia
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Fingal Head Primary School
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Australian Aboriginals Making Fire and Shaping Boomerangs

Australian Aboriginals Making Fire and Shaping Boomerangs

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Warrnambool, Victoria, 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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Surry Hills, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Annie Saward
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Kimberley point - glass

Kimberley point - glass

Igor Zorich collection
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Spearheads
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Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Igor Zorich
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Margaret Peden. England 1937

Margaret Peden. England 1937

Australian Women's Cricket Council collection
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Photographic postcards
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England, United Kingdom
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Margaret Peden
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1937
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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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Mary
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Pipe consisting of reddish, polished wooden bowl and a detachable plastic[?] stem

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Justice Else-Mitchell collection no. 1
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Smoking pipes
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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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Jennifer
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A Recipe for an Inflammation of the Eyes

A Recipe for an Inflammation of the Eyes

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Manuscripts
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Child's drawing by Beverley Nabananaka Marshall

Child's drawing by Beverley Nabananaka Marshall

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Yuendumu, Northern Territory, Australia
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Beverley Nabanangka Marshall
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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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The Call to Breakfast

The Call to Breakfast

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Mr James A. Turner
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For King and Country

For King and Country

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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London, England
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Special Prize card awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, Wagga Wagga, 1887

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Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1887
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Allies for Freedom

Allies for Freedom

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Political badges
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Good bye Sweetheart good bye

Good bye Sweetheart good bye

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Redmond Nolan
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1907
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Joseph Sewill Marine Chronometer No 9143, with accessories in a wooden case, used in HMAS Tamworth

Joseph Sewill Marine Chronometer No 9143, with accessories i...

Department of Defence collection
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Chronometers
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Liverpool, Merseyside, England
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Joseph Sewell
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Child's drawing by Lester Moran, Cabbage Tree Island Primary School NSW

Child's drawing by Lester Moran, Cabbage Tree Island Primary...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Cabbage Tree Island, New South Wales, Australia
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Lester Moran
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Shellwork Sydney Harbour Bridge, La Perouse, Sydney

Shellwork Sydney Harbour Bridge, La Perouse, Sydney

Esme Timbery collection
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Ornaments
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La Perouse, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Esme Timbery
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2006
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FIRST PRIZE, GOULBURN, 1908, A., P., AND H. SOCIETY

FIRST PRIZE, GOULBURN, 1908, A., P., AND H. SOCIETY

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1908
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Embroidery wool

Embroidery wool

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Embroidery threads
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Mail Ticket certifying Charles Rasp and Thomas Lowe partnership in share of Broken Hill Mining Company bought from Samuel Hawkins, 1885

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Marisol Martinreyes collection
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Legal documents
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1885
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Convict love token from B. Watson, 1829

Convict love token from B. Watson, 1829

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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