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Bark painting depicts a rounded frame in four different rings of decoration

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Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Snake Bay, Melville Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Long Peter, Parapriti
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1965
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Cotton bag

Cotton bag

Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Storage bags
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Myles J Dunphy
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1912
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Frank Proust and others en route to Southern Cloud crash site

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Frank Proust collection
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Photographs
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Snowy Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Alan Kemp
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1958
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Shell money

Shell money

Papuan Official collection
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Shell money
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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Professor Wallace Edwin Armstrong
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1923
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Sister Eva Friedenshort.. A Servant of Others, for Christ's Sake given to Lois Grosse (nee Ottens)

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Reverend John Grosse collection
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Religious books
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Mrs Lois V. Grosse
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1947
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Cricket ball

Cricket ball

Nanette Ward collection
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Badge with portrait of Winsome Cripps

Badge with portrait of Winsome Cripps

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 3
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Commemorative badges
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Australian Olympic Commitee
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1956
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Armband - Milingimbi, N.T.

Armband - Milingimbi, N.T.

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Armbands
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Hand-coloured and annotated map of Holland

Hand-coloured and annotated map of Holland

Nance Pownall collection
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Maps
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Rotterdam, Holland
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Mrs Nancy M. Pownall
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1937
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'Rawak', bark painting, dried native plant

'Rawak', bark painting, dried native plant

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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2013
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Courtroom sketch 'Cross examination of Rex Harold Kuchel, consultant botanist.' by Veronica O'Leary, 23 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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Invitation addressed to Mr and Mrs A.I.Maple-Brown to meet the Queen Mother at Government House

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Invitations
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Queen Elizabeth
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spearthrowers
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1948
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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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Nancy Ngakyunkwokka
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Blue canvas water bag with a zip top associated with Milo Dunphy

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Milo Dunphy collection no. 2
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Water bags
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Mosman Bay NSW

Mosman Bay NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mosman, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Convict love token from W. Barnett

Convict love token from W. Barnett

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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St George's Terrace, Perth, WA

St George's Terrace, 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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Horse teams pulling wagons loaded with wool bales; at Boondara. Aug 1918.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Boondara, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1918
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Panorama from Gremorne Heights, Sydney NSW

Panorama from Gremorne Heights, Sydney NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Cremorne Heights, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1928
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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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Merrill Girrabul
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Convict love token from Alex D. Senior, 1839

Convict love token from Alex D. Senior, 1839

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Glass plate negative - Child carrying boomerang, tidal mud flat off King Sound, Western Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1916

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glass plate negatives
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1916
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Finalists in the women's 100 metre freestyle at the 1920 Olympics at Antwerp, Belgium

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National Sports Information Centre collection
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Photographs
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Antwerp, Belgium
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Miss Ethelda Bleibtrey
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1920
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Metal flour sifter with a wooden tipped hand spinner, a circular mesh base, and a handle at the back

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Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Flour sifters
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M.W.W.C Christmas Party 1965 Programme

M.W.W.C Christmas Party 1965 Programme

Hazel Merlo collection
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Programs
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Recipe for a cough

Recipe for a cough

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Manuscripts
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Heavy plane

Heavy plane

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Planes
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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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Isa Yunkaporta
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Female sculpture of the Flying Seven Sisters - made by Elaine Warnatjura Lane and Janet Nuyunkanya Lane, 2015

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Tjanpi 'Flying Seven Sisters' collection
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Sculptures
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Kuru Ala, Western Australia, Australia
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Elaine W. Lane
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2015
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Anguillaria Australis

Anguillaria Australis

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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Knitting pattern for a Balaclave Cap

Knitting pattern for a Balaclave Cap

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Knitting patterns
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'Footprints on the Rabbit Proof Fence' by Judith Samson (Anya)

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Judith Samson collection
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Acrylic paintings
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Judith Samson
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40 GHz Transmitter unit

40 GHz Transmitter unit

CSIRO WLAN collection
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Transmitters
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A scene at the Blue Lake, Mt Gambier, SA

A scene at the Blue Lake, 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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Rose Bay and Woollahra Point

Rose Bay and Woollahra Point

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Rose Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Pavilion and Parking area, Harbord NSW

Pavilion and Parking area, Harbord NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Harbord, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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'Ganguri or Manmunga', painted hollow log, native plant species

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Mulkun Wirrpanda collection
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Artworks
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mulkun Wirrpanda
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2014
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Convict love token from William Clark, 1839

Convict love token from William Clark, 1839

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Champion Prize card awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, Wagga Wagga, 1889

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Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1889
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Cartmel Fell Church

Cartmel Fell Church

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Music Hall, Kenmore Asylum

Music Hall, Kenmore Asylum

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Convict love token from Maria Hunt, 1848

Convict love token from Maria Hunt, 1848

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Child's drawing, La Perouse, Sydney

Child's drawing, La Perouse, Sydney

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Kathy Bell
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Boomerang made by Erlikilyika (Jim Kite)

Boomerang made by Erlikilyika (Jim Kite)

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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Charlotte Waters, Northern Territory, Australia
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Erlikilyika (Jim Kite)
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1934
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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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Mount Isa, Queensland, Australia
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Mt Isa High School
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The Presbyterian Church, Mt Gambier, SA

The Presbyterian Church, 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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Water bottle used by explorer Robert O'Hara Burke on his 1860-1861 expedition to the Gulf of Carpentaria

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Robert O'Hara Burke collection
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Water containers
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Victoria, Australia
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Robert O'Hara Burke
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1860
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Glass plate negative - Week old baby sleeping in a wooden container, Innamincka station, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1919

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glass plate negatives
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1919
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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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Yalata, South Australia, Australia
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Roslyn Charr
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Black and white photograph of the Faithfull family group

Black and white photograph of the Faithfull family group

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Old Gaol, Port Macquarie

Old Gaol, Port Macquarie

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Port Macquarie, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Wooden board from a packing case for exported frozen rabbits, used by Wilkinson & Maher, Yelarbon, QLD

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Bert Wright collection
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Food packaging
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Yelarbon, Queensland, Australia
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Wilkinson & Maher
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1926
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Australian Aboriginal Chief & Gin

Australian Aboriginal Chief & Gin

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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Charles H. Kerry
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Final Journey

Final Journey

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Len Maynard collection
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Artworks
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Len Maynard
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Anemone Coronaria

Anemone Coronaria

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Postcards
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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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Fort Dundas, Melville Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Edwin Fernando
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Surfing Australia

Surfing Australia

Australian National Travel Association collection
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Posters
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Australian National Travel Association
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1930
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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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The river and park, Swan Hill, Vic

The river and park, Swan Hill, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Swan Hill, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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