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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Herbert Keys collection
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Boomerangs
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Cartoon of Treasurer Paul Keating

Cartoon of Treasurer Paul Keating

Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Mr Ward O'Neill
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Part of Old Sydney Station by night

Part of Old Sydney Station by night

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Charles H. Kerry
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Jabirus

Jabirus

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Stone tool - Knife

Stone tool - Knife

Herbert Keys collection
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Stone tools
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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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Model boomerang

Model boomerang

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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The Botanical Gardens, Suva

The Botanical Gardens, Suva

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Suva, Viti Levu, Fiji
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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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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Tasmania, Australia
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Brendon
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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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Cecilia Martin
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Fibre basket by Yikartu Bumba, 2008

Fibre basket by Yikartu Bumba, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Baskets
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Yikartu Bumba
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2008
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Zeiss 188014 binocular microscope and box

Zeiss 188014 binocular microscope and box

School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine collection
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Microscopes
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Jena, Germany
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Carl Zeiss
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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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Wombat Derivation (7)

Wombat Derivation (7)

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Miss Maud Jeffries

Miss Maud Jeffries

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Art Series
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Architectural drawing of a Mill Dug-out by the Department of Mines for the Forests Commission

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Peter Evans collection
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Architectural plans
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Moratorium lapel pin

Moratorium lapel pin

Jim Bradman collection no. 1
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Lapel pins
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Port Keats (Wadeye), Northern Territory, Australia
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Samuel
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Photograph album c1930s-1940s of the Great Barrier Reef, Tasmania and Mount Buffalo

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Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Tasmania, Australia
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1930
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Mount Morgan Mine and Dam, Queensland

Mount Morgan Mine and Dam, Queensland

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mount Morgan, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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'Kumpupirntily Cannibal Story' by Billy Atkins, 2008

'Kumpupirntily Cannibal Story' by Billy Atkins, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Jigalong, Western Australia, Australia
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Billy Atkins
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2008
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Patrick Kantilla
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Henry
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The Shrine Forecourt, Victoria's Memorial of the 1939-1945 War, Dedication by Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth the Second, 28 February 1954

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1954 Royal Tour Programmes collection
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Programs
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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W D Joynt & Co
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1954
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Weapon - Club - wooden

Weapon - Club - wooden

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Clubs
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Warburton Range, Western Australia, Australia
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1976
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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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Kirton Point, South Australia, Australia
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TO QUARANTINE LAUNCH AEDES

TO QUARANTINE LAUNCH AEDES

Torrens Island Quarantine Station collection
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Signs
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Torrens Island, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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1930
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Bay Road between the lakes, Mt Gambier, SA

Bay Road between the lakes, 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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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Unknown
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Film negative - Mustering yards, Oenpelli, Northern Territory,  photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1928

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Film negatives
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1928
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Univeristy, Brisbane, Q

Univeristy, Brisbane, Q

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Child's drawing

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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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Graham Smiler
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Australia Day Burra Aug 10, 1918, Swing Bridge

Australia Day Burra Aug 10, 1918, Swing Bridge

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Commemorative badges
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Burra, South Australia, Australia
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Australian Red Cross Society
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1918
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Postcard featuring two horses with jockeys in a field

Postcard featuring two horses with jockeys in a field

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Kodak
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Engraved boab nut 'Mortuary Rites 2' by Jack Wherra

Engraved boab nut 'Mortuary Rites 2' by Jack Wherra

Jack Wherra collection no. 1
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Nut carvings
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Mowanjum, West Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Jack Wherra
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1963
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Bark painting 'Rainbow Serpent wrapped around tree' by Yuwunyuwun Marruwarr, Gunbalanya, 1974

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Yuwunyuwun Marruwarr
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1974
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Small, purple, handpainted, oval cardboard trinket box by Verna Nichols

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Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Verna Nichols collection
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Trinket boxes
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Tasmania, Australia
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Verna Nichols
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Painting depicting ground designs used in Tingari ceremonies

Painting depicting ground designs used in Tingari ceremonies

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Paintings
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Pini Tjapaltjarri
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1981
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P.J. McGann's Phegans' Estate, Woy Woy

P.J. McGann's Phegans' Estate, Woy Woy

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Woy Woy, 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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Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lucia Carlingun
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Painting depicts humped rocks, a snake and three human figures

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J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mawalan Marika
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1966
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'The Dancing Women at Nyuminga' painted by by George Tjungurrayi, 1976

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Warra Wea, Western Desert, Australia
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George Tjungurrayi
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1976
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Sir David Beatty, Admiral of the Fleet, Royal Navy

Sir David Beatty, Admiral of the Fleet, Royal Navy

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Badges
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England
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Sir David Beatty
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1914
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Silver coloured cup trophy awarded to Enid McLean in fairy costume in 1941

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Enid McLean collection
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Trophies
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Envelope containing Flory's hair

Envelope containing Flory's hair

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Envelopes
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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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Janice Yunkaporta
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Cartoon of John Reid, Chairman of the Australian Bicentennial Authority

Cartoon of John Reid, Chairman of the Australian Bicentennia...

Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Mr Ward O'Neill
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1985
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Botanical gardens, Sydney

Botanical gardens, Sydney

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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The Senate chamber, Federal Parliament House, Canberra

The Senate chamber, Federal Parliament House, Canberra

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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VWBBA A Grade Premiership 1957 - Melbourne Red

VWBBA A Grade Premiership 1957 - Melbourne Red

History of Netball - Margaret Pewtress collection
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Certificates
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Untitled framed acrylic painting by Wendy Feifar-Nannup

Untitled framed acrylic painting by Wendy Feifar-Nannup

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Acrylic paintings
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Fremantle, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Wendy Feifar-Nannup
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Cartoon of Labor Prime Minister Bob Hawke and United States President Ronald Reagan

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Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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United States of America
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Mr Ward O'Neill
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1984
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1867 Queen's Plate trophy won by (Sydney) Tim Whiffler

1867 Queen's Plate trophy won by (Sydney) Tim Whiffler

1867 Melbourne Cup and Queen's Plate collection
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Trophies
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr William Edwards
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Zuiderzeeclub

Zuiderzeeclub

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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India
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Fred Mitchell
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1922
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Series of small cowrie shells attached to plant fibre by thread

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Reverend and Mrs Fenn collection no. 2
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Shell money
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Bark painting 'Female Namurrordo, Malicious Spirit of the Stone Country' by Charlie Najombolmi, Balawurru

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Dorothy Bennett collection
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Najombolmi
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People of Nuclear Disarmament

People of Nuclear Disarmament

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Political badges
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Australia
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People for Nuclear Disarmament
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1981
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A peaceful scene near the pier, Rye, Vic.

A peaceful scene near the pier, Rye, Vic.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Rye, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Steel lister with three teeth used at 'Rocky Plains' via Berridale

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Tony Preston collection no. 4
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Shearing equipment
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Berridale, New South Wales, Australia
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Neil Woodhouse
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1910
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Paintbrush

Paintbrush

Milikapiti Council collection
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Paintbrushes
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Freddy P. Moonnrnmine
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