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Leptospermum myrsinoides

Leptospermum myrsinoides

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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Engraved boab nut 'The Eloping Couple and the Husband's Revenge' by Jack Wherra

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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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Round, pale pink velvet powder applicator

Round, pale pink velvet powder applicator

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Powder puffs
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Letter from Maurice Horn, discussing illustrations for the book he is editing titled

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Vane Lindesay collection no. 1
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Letters
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New York, United States of America
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Maurice Horn
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1977
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View in the Botanical Gardens, Sydney, NSW

View in the Botanical Gardens, Sydney, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Royal Botanic Gardens, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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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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National Park N.S.W. - Bonnington's Irish Moss...

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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At the ford

At the ford

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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Weapon - Shield - parrying

Weapon - Shield - parrying

Edmund Milne collection
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Shields
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Large frying pan

Large frying pan

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Frying pans
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Bark painting depicting the Wawilak Sisters story by Mathaman Marika, Yirrkala, 1965

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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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Mathaman Marika
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1965
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Platylobium triangulare

Platylobium triangulare

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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Kicking a behind

Kicking a behind

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr W C. Prentice
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Stimson's Reef

Stimson's Reef

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Books
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1942
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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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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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'Best Worked Table Centre' awarded to Mrs V.M. Wilson for her Round Rose Tablecloth at the 1967 Gulargambone Annual Show

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Gulargambone, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1967
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The surfing beach, Coogee

The surfing beach, Coogee

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Coogee Beach, Coogee, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Red oil can

Red oil can

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Oil cans
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Botanic Gardens, Sydney, N.S.W

Botanic Gardens, Sydney, N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Royal Botanic Gardens, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Certificate awarded at the Parramatta Agricultural & Industrial Society Annual Show, 1967 for third prize for an organdie throwover

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Parramatta, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1967
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Bark painting depicting Macassans boiling down trepang by Mathaman Marika, Yirrkala, 1964

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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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Mathaman Marika
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1964
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Armidale bank manager's backyard after a snow storm

Armidale bank manager's backyard after a snow storm

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Armidale, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1917
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Gardens by the River Torrens, Adelaide, SA

Gardens by the River Torrens, Adelaide, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Glass plate negative - Ploughing with camels, Fowlers Bay station north of the Great Australian Bight, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

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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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1920
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Champion Prize card awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, 1887

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Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1887
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'Ngurti' by George Tuckerbox, 2007

'Ngurti' by George Tuckerbox, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Containers
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Jilji Bore, Western Australia, Australia
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George Tuckerbox
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2007
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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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Concepta Puautjinni
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Dear me! I wasn't aware that Mr Sanders was addicted to drink...

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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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Gardens on North Terrace, Adelaide, SA

Gardens on North Terrace, Adelaide, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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After the cut out 1880 / 16

After the cut out 1880 / 16

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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1880
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Parliament House, Canberra

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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'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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Paintings
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Warra Wea, Western Desert, Australia
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George Tjungurrayi
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1976
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Chuck and Di have a Baby

Chuck and Di have a Baby

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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Books
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Prince Charles P.
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School report

School report

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Reports
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The Wharves, Clarence River, Grafton

The Wharves, Clarence River, Grafton

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Poster - 'Boycott South African Safari Dried Fruit...'

Poster - 'Boycott South African Safari Dried Fruit...'

Kerry Browning collection
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Political posters
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South Africa, Africa
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Keith Goddard collection
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Spearheads
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Exercise book containing reports on religious sermons

Exercise book containing reports on religious sermons

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Exercise books
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16 McCormick Binders at work on Iandra Station, NSW, published by the International Harvester Company of America

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Queensland, Australia
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International Harvester Company of America
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1909
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Certificate

Certificate

Woodleigh Shorthorn Stud collection
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Prize certificates
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Royal Agricultural Society of Victoria
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1965
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The Gecko, Ipilja-ipila

The Gecko, Ipilja-ipila

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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Tatalara
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1948
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Weapon - Spear

Weapon - Spear

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spears
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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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'My Father Looking for his Brother' by Clifford Brooks, 2007

'My Father Looking for his Brother' by Clifford Brooks, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Paintings
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Clifford Brooks
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2007
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Stop Uranium Mining

Stop Uranium Mining

Movement Against Uranium Mining collection
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Political badges
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Movement Against Uranium Mining
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1983
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Handmade wooden gold mining cradle on rockers

Handmade wooden gold mining cradle on rockers

Claude Dunshea collection no. 1
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Gold washing cradles
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Bowral, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Claude Dunshea
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1950
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White ceramic dinner plate with 'CACS' in the centre

White ceramic dinner plate with 'CACS' in the centre

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Dinner plates
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Pennington, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Pennington Migrant Centre
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1940
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Scout's 1st Cords badge certificate

Scout's 1st Cords 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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1946
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Logs being hauled by a motor vehicle used as a timber jinker

Logs being hauled by a motor vehicle used as a timber jinker

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Wet specimen - Bat - whole specimen preserved

Wet specimen - Bat - whole specimen preserved

MacKenzie collection
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Zoological specimens
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Memorandum from accounts ledger, 1865

Memorandum from accounts ledger, 1865

Robin Moorhouse collection
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Financial records
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Penfolds Wine Pty Ltd
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1865
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Camp fire yarns

Camp fire yarns

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Mr Percy R. Campbell
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Armchair made by the Zilm family of Booleroo, SA, 1895

Armchair made by the Zilm family of Booleroo, SA, 1895

Zilm family furniture collection
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Chairs
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1895
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Skipping

Skipping

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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White ceramic dinner plate with 'CACS' in the centre

White ceramic dinner plate with 'CACS' in the centre

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Dinner plates
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Pennington, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Pennington Migrant Centre
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1940
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Black's Camp, Queensland

Black's Camp, Queensland

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Plate No. 12  in Carter's Floral Illustrations

Plate No. 12 in Carter's Floral Illustrations

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Prints
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Rose Bay, from Steel Pt., Sydney

Rose Bay, from Steel Pt., Sydney

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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Machattie Park, Bathurst, 1907

Machattie Park, Bathurst, 1907

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bathurst, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Letter providing an employment reference for Miss Edith Spence from Lilian Peer, Technical High School

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Business letters
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1912
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A baby wearing knitted berret, jumper and bootees

A baby wearing knitted berret, jumper and bootees

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographs
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