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Boomerang

Boomerang

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Boomerangs
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Jamieson Range, Western Australia, Australia
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Reggie Jackson
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Evening, looking for water

Evening, looking for water

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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J Hutchings
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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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Woodenbong, New South Wales, Australia
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Wesley Williams
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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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Kasia
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Convict love token from J. Bailey, 1842

Convict love token from J. Bailey, 1842

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Blue envelope

Blue envelope

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Envelopes
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Given by Mr Whitting; Georgy, Mudgee Police man

Given by Mr Whitting; Georgy, Mudgee Police man

Georgy, Mudgee Policeman Breastplate collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Mudgee, New South Wales, Australia
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Georgy
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Camping Out

Camping Out

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Tania Gavenor
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Sewing machine

Sewing machine

Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Sewing machines
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Bendigo, Victoria, Australia
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Ann S. Stool
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1870
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Djunkgao (Djung'kawu) and Madalait at Jelangbara (Yalangbara) - Yirrkala, 1948

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American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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1948
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Waterhole and running water

Waterhole and running water

Balarinji Art collection no.2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Aboriginal breastplate for James Fearnought, King of Merigal

Aboriginal breastplate for James Fearnought, King of Merigal

Edmund Milne collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Merigal, New South Wales, Australia
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Not provided
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1850
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This is a Blackfalrs dening

This is a Blackfalrs dening

Goolum-Goolum Aboriginal Co-operative collection
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Drawings
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Horsham, Victoria, Australia
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John Secombe
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1995
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'Rakay', bark painting, native plant species

'Rakay', 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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2013
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Postcard featuring a country town intersection

Postcard featuring a country town intersection

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Kangaroo camps

Kangaroo camps

Balarinji Art collection no.2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Australian Short Stories

Australian Short Stories

Thompson Family collection
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Books
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Child's drawing - Hazel Roughsey

Child's drawing - Hazel Roughsey

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Denham Island, Queensland, Australia
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Hazel Roughsey
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Laptop owned by Rosie Cross, aka RosieX or geekgirl

Laptop owned by Rosie Cross, aka RosieX or geekgirl

Rosie Cross collection
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Laptop computers
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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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Arnold Yunkaporta
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Octagonal white bone china cup, featuring a picture of the Speaker of the House of Representatives chair, and a matching saucer

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Allen and Helena Lister collection
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Cups and saucers
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Dudley, Staffordshire, England
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Shelley Potteries
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1920
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Shield

Shield

Stan Mitchell collection
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Shields
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Program for Countess of Dudley Cup Polo Tournament conducted by Goulburn Polo and Picnic Race Club 1955

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Programs
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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1955
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First Prize, Needlework, awarded to Mrs V.M. Wilson for her 'Jacobean bird' textile panel at the 1970 Sunshine Coast Show

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Nambour, Queensland, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1970
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Cartoon depicting a man fully clothed, running off the end of a pier

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Vane Lindesay collection no. 1
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Cartoons
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Mr Vane Lindesay
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Press pass for Parliamentary Press Gallery, 1977

Press pass for Parliamentary Press Gallery, 1977

Graeme Thomson collection
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Passes
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Parliament of Australia
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1977
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Dances from Manarrngu  Hollow Log Ceremony.

Dances from Manarrngu Hollow Log Ceremony.

Y Pettinato collection
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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David D. Malangi
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Scout's Athlete badge certificate

Scout's Athlete badge certificate

Barry Williams collection
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Certificates
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Barry Williams
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1944
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The Cascade Kangaroobie, Orange, N.S.W

The Cascade Kangaroobie, Orange, N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Kangaroobie, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Convict love token given to S.K., April 3rd, 1816

Convict love token given to S.K., April 3rd, 1816

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Sketches of Tommy's life - Out on rest - No 3

Sketches of Tommy's life - Out on rest - No 3

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Paris, France
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Mosman Bay, Sydney Harbour, NSW

Mosman Bay, Sydney Harbour, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mosman Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Petalostigma banksii

Petalostigma banksii

Banks Florilegium collection
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Engravings
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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Mr. Philip Wirth and his Trained Horses in Action.

Mr. Philip Wirth and his Trained Horses in Action.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Wirth's Circus
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Red wool cut-away riding jacket with tails (hunting pinks)

Red wool cut-away riding jacket with tails (hunting pinks)

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Sports clothing
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William H. Anderson
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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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Barker Street, Castlemaine, Vic

Barker Street, Castlemaine, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Castlemaine, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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The chancle of All Saint's Tumut

The chancle of All Saint's Tumut

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Message stick

Message stick

Dick and Lindsay Roughsey collection
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Message sticks
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Lindsay Roughsey
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1972
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Masonic Life Governor jewel

Masonic Life Governor jewel

Ronald L Gale Masonic collection no. 1
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Regalia
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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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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Lady Martin Beach, Double Bay, NSW

Lady Martin Beach, Double Bay, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Double Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Scout's Handyman badge certificate

Scout's Handyman badge certificate

Barry Williams collection
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Certificates
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Barry Williams
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1945
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Pencil sketch depicting Little Bo Peep

Pencil sketch depicting Little Bo Peep

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Sketches
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Woollahra Point, Rose Bay, Sydney

Woollahra Point, Rose Bay, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Woollahra Point, Woollahra, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Model spear

Model spear

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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Prize card awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, 1885

Prize card awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, 1885

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1885
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Claire Faithfull sitting on a garden seat holding a spray of flowers

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Convict love token engraved with the initials J.T. and S.B., 1827

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Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Postcard featuring a sepia photograph image of

Postcard featuring a sepia photograph image of "Moor Park Ho...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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A Tiwi story - the eagle and the hawk

A Tiwi story - the eagle and the hawk

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Viola Kerinaiua
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Invitiation 'To meet His Excellency Dr. Hsu Mo, Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary of the Republic of China', 1941

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Betty Hall collection
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Invitations
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr H L. Napthali
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1941
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A letter from Anne Turner from Ruby Pearson.

A letter from Anne Turner from Ruby Pearson.

Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Letters
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Bone tool

Bone tool

Stan Mitchell collection
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Bone tools
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Convict love token engraved with the name Frost

Convict love token engraved with the name Frost

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Envelope addressed to Miss Constance Faithfull, Springfield, Goulburn, 1874

Envelope addressed to Miss Constance Faithfull, Springfield,...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Envelopes
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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1874
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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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'Murrnyi / Murrtjumun', bark painting, native plant species

'Murrnyi / Murrtjumun', 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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Child's drawing - Baby Larking

Child's drawing - Baby Larking

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Kirton Point, South Australia, Australia
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Bobby Larking
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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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Port Keats (Wadeye), Northern Territory, Australia
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Bill Arun
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