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'Wanydjarrpu,' bark painting, native species

'Wanydjarrpu,' bark painting, native 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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New South Wales Lancers

New South Wales Lancers

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Germany
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Kangaroo Man costume

Kangaroo Man costume

Beth Dean Carell collection no. 2
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Performance costumes
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Potty talks to the Forest Creatures

Potty talks to the Forest Creatures

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mrs Ida Outhwaite
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Weapon - Spearthrower

Weapon - Spearthrower

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spearthrowers
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Gatji, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Carved human figure

Carved human figure

Papuan Official collection
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Carvings
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea
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Mr A P Lyons
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Handbell - Note E Octave 7 Pattern 06

Handbell - Note E Octave 7 Pattern 06

Jennifer Anne Murphy collection
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Musical instruments
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London, England
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Whitechapel Bell Foundry
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1910
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Convict love token from J. Gollar, 1837

Convict love token from J. Gollar, 1837

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Loch Torridon

Loch Torridon

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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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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Camelot, home of Lilian Faithfull-Anderson.

Camelot, home of Lilian Faithfull-Anderson. "Another view o...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Aboriginal ceremony 'spearing the wild bull'

Aboriginal ceremony 'spearing the wild bull'

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Charles H. Kerry
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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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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Henry
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ACF - Australian Comforts Fund 1918

ACF - Australian Comforts Fund 1918

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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1918
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The Visit of the United States Fleet to Australia August 1908

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Weapon - Spearthrower

Weapon - Spearthrower

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spearthrowers
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Girl holding doves

Girl holding doves

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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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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1992 Telecom National Business Directory Golden Horseshoe awarded to Gai Waterhouse

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Gai Waterhouse collection
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Trophies
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rocca
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1992
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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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Flora T
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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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Mansfield Park, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Cindy Johnston
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Pencil sketch depicting a woman

Pencil sketch depicting a woman

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Sketches
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Child's drawing by Dympana Kerinaiua titled 'Emu', St Therese's School, Bathurst Island NT

Child's drawing by Dympana Kerinaiua titled 'Emu', St Theres...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dymphana Kerinaiua
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Wombat

Wombat

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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RMS Britannia leaving Sydney

RMS Britannia leaving Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Souvenir flag of the Royal visit to Australia, 1954

Souvenir flag of the Royal visit to Australia, 1954

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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Flags
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Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
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1954
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Billardiera cymosa

Billardiera cymosa

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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1876
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Convict love token from Patrick Grady, 1830

Convict love token from Patrick Grady, 1830

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Burnished, wooden boomerang incised with decorative designs

Burnished, wooden boomerang incised with decorative designs

19th Century NSW Aboriginal Artefacts collection
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Boomerangs
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North-west NSW, Australia
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1800
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The Tourist.

The Tourist.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Journals
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1833
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Clear moulded stem glass

Clear moulded stem glass

Andrew Reeves and Helen Parrott collection
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Champagne glasses
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United States of America
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The Libbey Glass Company
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1892
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General Post Office Sydney, Bonnington's Irish Moss

General Post Office Sydney, Bonnington's Irish Moss

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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Cataract Gorge, Launceston, Tasmania

Cataract Gorge, Launceston, Tasmania

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Cataract Gorge, Launceston, Launceston, Tasmania, 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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Snake Bay, Melville Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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Ledger used at the Lincoln Park Dairy, Essendon, Victoria

Ledger used at the Lincoln Park Dairy, Essendon, Victoria

Conway Tighe collection
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Ledgers
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Essendon, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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ACF - Australian Comforts Fund 1918

ACF - Australian Comforts Fund 1918

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Wartime badges
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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A W. Patrick
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1918
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Emu egg carved with images of a possum and two kangaroos by Bill Reid

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Bill Reid - John Cawte collection
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Engraved emu eggs
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Bill Reid
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'Bulwutja', bark painting, native plant species

'Bulwutja', 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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2012
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Spearheads
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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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Lionel Ngakyunkwokka
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Ranunculus Millani

Ranunculus Millani

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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1876
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Group of school boys in the 9th grade, with their teacher

Group of school boys in the 9th grade, with their teacher

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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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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'Wakwak/Dhatum/Dirrpu/Dherran/Nindan', bark painting, native plant species

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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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Convict love token from T. Jones to Mary, 1819

Convict love token from T. Jones to Mary, 1819

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Voiture de Gala, Musee des Voitures a Trianon

Voiture de Gala, Musee des Voitures a Trianon

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Hunting

Hunting

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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Andrew Koowgotema
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Film negative - A pioneer, Mr Thomson, the furthest-out settler north of Oodnadatta, South Australia, with un-named girl, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1926

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Film negatives
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1926
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Aspidium Aculeatum

Aspidium Aculeatum

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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Souvenir badge in commemoration of the Royal visit to Australia in 1954, worn in Canberra by Petronella Wensing

Souvenir badge in commemoration of the Royal visit to Austra...

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Commemorative badges
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mrs Petronella Wensing
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1954
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Professor Henry and Luise Krips collection
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Spearheads
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The ANZAC memorial and Lake of Reflection, Sydney, NSW

The ANZAC memorial and Lake of Reflection, Sydney, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Hyde Park, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, 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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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Robina Tipakilippa
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Convict love token from W. James, 1826

Convict love token from W. James, 1826

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Goulburn to Sydney 1928 sash

Goulburn to Sydney 1928 sash

Ken Ross collection
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Sashes
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Ken Ross
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1928
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G. Landsdown's 'Display' Eight Hour Day / Goulburn 19-10-08

G. Landsdown's 'Display' Eight Hour Day / Goulburn 19-10-08

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic Postcards
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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Eileen Alannah

Eileen Alannah

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Brazil

Brazil

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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