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Top grinding stone [stone implement]

Top grinding stone [stone implement]

Edmund Milne collection
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Upper grinding stones
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Gundabooka, New South Wales, Australia
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Cartoon depicting Prime Minister Malcolm Fraser wearing pyjamas and carrying a very large crying baby

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Louis Zmak collection
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Cartoons
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Mr Clarrie King
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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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Port Keats (Wadeye), Northern Territory, Australia
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Coogee Bay Hotel. Coogee Beach N.S.W

Coogee Bay Hotel. Coogee Beach N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Coogee, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Hobart

Hobart

Gaston Renard collection
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Postcards
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Sign advertising Pelaco brand shirts, collars and pyjamas, with the slogan

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People's Paraphernalia collection no. 21
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Advertising signs
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Pelaco International Pty Ltd
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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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Dorothy Nurra
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Common hovea

Common hovea

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Bon Marche Stores
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Poster with text 'Australia we salute you. Bicentennial Naval Salute'

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Australian Bicentennial Authority collection
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Posters
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Australia
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1988
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Courtroom sketch of the Chamberlain trial by Veronica O'Leary, 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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Cartoon depicting two men wearing business suits

Cartoon depicting two men wearing business suits

Vane Lindesay collection no. 1
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Cartoons
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Mr Vane Lindesay
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Horse in a stable with dog

Horse in a stable with dog

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Harding & Billings
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Naomi Tipakalippa
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Ceduna, South Australia, Australia
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Kieron Keeler
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Scribing tool

Scribing tool

George Henry Taylor collection
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Joinery tools
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Mr George H. Taylor
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"SECOND PRIZE, GOULBURN, 1908, A., P., AND H SOCIETY"

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1908
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Parking permit sticker for the Parliament House Opening Ceremony 9 May 1988

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Chris Grady collection
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Stickers
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Government of Australia
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1988
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Railway Station. Granville.

Railway Station. Granville.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Berlin, Germany
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Cooktown, Queensland, Australia
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Darryl
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Coogee Bay

Coogee Bay

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Coogee Bay, Coogee, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Wooden container

Wooden container

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Containers
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Australia Day, Mundoora, 24 July 1918

Australia Day, Mundoora, 24 July 1918

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Wartime badges
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Mundoora, South Australia, Australia
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Australian Red Cross Society
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1918
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Two men, a woman, a boy and a girl in the front yardof a brick and tile house

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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University of Glasgow No. 5 Ticket 1822 for the Public Logic Clasf [sic]

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James Sprent collection
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Cards
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Stan Mitchell collection
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Spearthrowers
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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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Susanne Hayes
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The Legend of the Birds

The Legend of the Birds

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Barunga, Northern Territory, Australia
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David Gentian
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Bridge with houses in the background

Bridge with houses in the background

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Gladstone type bag used for carrying clerical vestments and books by Reverend John Grosse to his services.

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Reverend John Grosse collection
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Carry bags
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Reverend John Grosse
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Bark painting 'Ngalkunburriyaymi, The Female Rainbow Serpent' by Bardayal Nadjamerrek, Gunbalanya, about 1989

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Inada Holdings 06/07/1984 collection
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Bardayal Nadjamerrek
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1984
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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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Tweed Heads, New South Wales, Australia
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Fingal Head Primary School
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The Main Event from the Air. The British Empire Exhibition (1924)

The Main Event from the Air. The British Empire Exhibition (...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Wembley, Greater London, England
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1924
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Aboriginal encampment, East Moree. August, 1952

Aboriginal encampment, East Moree. August, 1952

Noelle Sandwith collection no. 1
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Drawings
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Moree, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Noelle O. Sandwith
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1952
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Sydney Sports Ground 1925-1926 medal

Sydney Sports Ground 1925-1926 medal

Ken Ross collection
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Sports medals
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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W Kerr
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1925
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Fibre basket with strands of fabric

Fibre basket with strands of fabric

University of Sydney collection
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Baskets
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Djunkgawul

Djunkgawul

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
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1964
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Retouched flake [stone implement]

Retouched flake [stone implement]

Edmund Milne collection
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Retouched flakes
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Gundabooka, New South Wales, Australia
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Postcard depicting Dorothy Dalton

Postcard depicting Dorothy Dalton

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Dandenong, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Convict love token engraved to Ann Cartwright, 1838

Convict love token engraved to Ann Cartwright, 1838

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Stan Mitchell collection
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Boomerangs
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The rainbow arching his blood stained body through the sky

The rainbow arching his blood stained body through the sky

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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Brown, orange, yellow and green knitted tea-cosy

Brown, orange, yellow and green knitted tea-cosy

Justice Else-Mitchell collection no. 1
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Tea-cosies
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Film negative - People in front of shelter, possibly at Yalata station, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

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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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1920
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'Mirkantji', painted by Kaapa Tjampitjinpa, 1977

'Mirkantji', painted by Kaapa Tjampitjinpa, 1977

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Paintings
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Kaapa M. Tjampitjinpa
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1977
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Envelope addressed to

Envelope addressed to "Mrs A.I. Maple Brown, Fonthill, Lake...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Envelopes
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Arms are for linking

Arms are for linking

Audrey Johnson collection
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Political badges
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Child's drawing by Dymphna Kerinaiua, Bathurst Island NT

Child's drawing by Dymphna Kerinaiua, Bathurst Island NT

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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Festliederbuchlein..festive hymns of the U.E.L.C.A owned by Reverend John Grosse

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Reverend John Grosse collection
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Religious books
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Reverend John Grosse
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Armband

Armband

Charles Hart collection
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Coloured cartoon titled 'Dr Jekyll and Mrs Hyde'

Coloured cartoon titled 'Dr Jekyll and Mrs Hyde'

Judy Horacek collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Ms Judy Horacek
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1991
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Certificate awarded to Mrs V.M. Wilson at the Bribbaree P.A.H. & I. Association 37th Exhibition, 1962  for first prize for a bridge cloth

Certificate awarded to Mrs V.M. Wilson at the Bribbaree P.A....

Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Bribbaree, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1962
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Glass plate negative - Woman decorated with pipe-clay markings, Alice Springs, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1923

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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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1923
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Breaking the record

Breaking the record

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Pie dish

Pie dish

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Pie dishes
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Germany
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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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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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dhaymagu
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Bendorp's Royal Dutch Cocoa and Confectionery

Bendorp's Royal Dutch Cocoa and Confectionery

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Handwritten poem

Handwritten poem

Ruby Lee collection
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Notes
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Courtroom sketch 'Michael Chamberlain under cross examination.' by Veronica O'Leary, dated October 1982.

Courtroom sketch 'Michael Chamberlain under cross examinatio...

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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Djambarrpuyngu Mortuary Rites.

Djambarrpuyngu Mortuary Rites.

Y Pettinato collection
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Binyinyiwuy
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The rainbow arching his blood stained body through the sky

The rainbow arching his blood stained body through the sky

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Angela Neidacowie
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