Menu toggle

National Museum of Australia

Where our stories come alive

Collection Explorer

4

Explore sets

Objects

Image Title and collection What Where Who When
Photographic portrait of a man holding baby

Photographic portrait of a man holding baby

Gallaway-Gore collection
Apply Gallaway-Gore collection filter
Portrait photographs
Apply Portrait photographs filter
Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia filter
Black Stump, Atherton Hotel, Temporary Bar

Black Stump, Atherton Hotel, Temporary Bar

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Advertising postcards
Apply Advertising postcards filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
Woman's hat made of dark green velvet and surrounded by ostrich feathers

Woman's hat made of dark green velvet and surrounded by ostr...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
Apply Springfield - Faithfull Family collection filter
Hats
Apply Hats filter
United States of America
Apply United States of America filter
Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
Apply Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2 filter
Drawings
Apply Drawings filter
Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Alan Dickson
Apply Alan Dickson filter
Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
Apply Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2 filter
Drawings
Apply Drawings filter
Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Gabriella Mary
Apply Gabriella Mary filter
Convict love token engraved with the initials T.P. and M.F., 1846

Convict love token engraved with the initials T.P. and M.F.,...

Timothy Millett collection
Apply Timothy Millett collection filter
Convict love tokens
Apply Convict love tokens filter
S.S. Thode Fagelund stranded on Cronulla Beach

S.S. Thode Fagelund stranded on Cronulla Beach

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Postcards
Apply Postcards filter
Cronulla Beach, Cronulla, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Cronulla Beach, Cronulla, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
1908
Apply 1908 filter
Prince's Bridge, Melbourne, Australia

Prince's Bridge, Melbourne, Australia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Postcards
Apply Postcards filter
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Apply Melbourne, Victoria, Australia filter
Raphael Tuck & Sons
Apply Raphael Tuck & Sons filter
Cartoon depicting a man building a 'wall' of bottles

Cartoon depicting a man building a 'wall' of bottles

Vane Lindesay collection no. 1
Apply Vane Lindesay collection no. 1 filter
Cartoons
Apply Cartoons filter
Mr Vane Lindesay
Apply Mr Vane Lindesay filter
Cartoon of Australian art critic Robert Hughes

Cartoon of Australian art critic Robert Hughes

Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
Apply Ward O'Neill collection no. 2 filter
Cartoons
Apply Cartoons filter
Mr Ward O'Neill
Apply Mr Ward O'Neill filter
Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
Apply Dr Herbert Basedow collection filter
Boomerangs
Apply Boomerangs filter
Bark painting 'Emu Dance' by Tom Djawa, Milingimbi

Bark painting 'Emu Dance' by Tom Djawa, Milingimbi

Y Pettinato collection
Apply Y Pettinato collection filter
Bark paintings
Apply Bark paintings filter
Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Tom Djawa
Apply Tom Djawa filter
Dustpan

Dustpan

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
Apply Pennington Migrant Centre collection filter
Dustpan and brush sets
Apply Dustpan and brush sets filter
Pennington, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
Apply Pennington, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia filter
Pennington Migrant Centre
Apply Pennington Migrant Centre filter
1940
Apply 1940 filter
Pultenaea rosea

Pultenaea rosea

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
Apply Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection filter
Botanical specimens
Apply Botanical specimens filter
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Apply Melbourne, Victoria, Australia filter
Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
Apply Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller filter
1876
Apply 1876 filter
Goanna sculpture

Goanna sculpture

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
Apply Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1 filter
Wood carvings
Apply Wood carvings filter
Mutitjulu, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Mutitjulu, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Pulya Taylor
Apply Pulya Taylor filter
Botanical Gardens, Sydney

Botanical Gardens, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Royal Botanic Gardens, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Royal Botanic Gardens, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
1905
Apply 1905 filter
Container

Container

Hazel Merlo collection
Apply Hazel Merlo collection filter
Containers
Apply Containers filter
Ulysses [ship]

Ulysses [ship]

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
Apply Springfield - Faithfull Family collection filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
16 millimetre movie camera used by Sir Robert Menzies

16 millimetre movie camera used by Sir Robert Menzies

Dame Pattie Menzies collection no. 1
Apply Dame Pattie Menzies collection no. 1 filter
Movie cameras
Apply Movie cameras filter
United States of America
Apply United States of America filter
Eastman Kodak Company
Apply Eastman Kodak Company filter
1948
Apply 1948 filter
The Shrine Forecourt, Victoria's Memorial of the 1939-1945 War, Dedication by Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth the Second, 28 February 1954

The Shrine Forecourt, Victoria's Memorial of the 1939-1945 W...

1954 Royal Tour Programmes collection
Apply 1954 Royal Tour Programmes collection filter
Programs
Apply Programs filter
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Apply Melbourne, Victoria, Australia filter
W D Joynt & Co
Apply W D Joynt & Co filter
1954
Apply 1954 filter
St Thomas's, Enfield

St Thomas's, Enfield

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Enfield, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Enfield, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
Mrs A.W. White standing in snow at the top of Mt. Wellington

Mrs A.W. White standing in snow at the top of Mt. Wellington

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Tasmania, Australia
Apply Tasmania, Australia filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
1909
Apply 1909 filter
Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
Apply Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2 filter
Drawings
Apply Drawings filter
Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Jeremy Apuatimi
Apply Jeremy Apuatimi filter
Postcard addressed to Master D. Mackenzie in Yass

Postcard addressed to Master D. Mackenzie in Yass

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
Apply Springfield - Faithfull Family collection filter
Postcards
Apply Postcards filter
First engine leaving New Central Station Sydney 4 August 1906

First engine leaving New Central Station Sydney 4 August 190...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
Charles H. Kerry
Apply Charles H. Kerry filter
1906
Apply 1906 filter
Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
Apply Dr Herbert Basedow collection filter
Boomerangs
Apply Boomerangs filter
The hospital, Gulgong, NSW

The hospital, Gulgong, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Gulgong, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Gulgong, New South Wales, Australia filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
1910
Apply 1910 filter
Box for Kodak Wratten Light filter Type No.1A Quality Cine Circ.Mount Rim

Box for Kodak Wratten Light filter Type No.1A Quality Cine C...

Dame Pattie Menzies collection no. 1
Apply Dame Pattie Menzies collection no. 1 filter
Photographic equipment containers
Apply Photographic equipment containers filter
Spearhead

Spearhead

Horne-Bowie collection
Apply Horne-Bowie collection filter
Spearheads
Apply Spearheads filter
Miss Helen Bowie
Apply Miss Helen Bowie filter
Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
Apply Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2 filter
Drawings
Apply Drawings filter
Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
Apply Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia filter
Rex Loogatha
Apply Rex Loogatha filter
Masonic Bible Holman Temple Illustrated Edition (1968)

Masonic Bible Holman Temple Illustrated Edition (1968)

Ronald L Gale Masonic collection no. 1
Apply Ronald L Gale Masonic collection no. 1 filter
Bibles
Apply Bibles filter
California, United States of America
Apply California, United States of America filter
Mr Ronald L. Gale
Apply Mr Ronald L. Gale filter
1978
Apply 1978 filter
Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
Apply Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2 filter
Drawings
Apply Drawings filter
Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
Apply Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia filter
Colleen Kawangka
Apply Colleen Kawangka filter
Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
Apply Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2 filter
Drawings
Apply Drawings filter
Angurugu, Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Angurugu, Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Sadie Bara
Apply Sadie Bara filter
Dance wand

Dance wand

Papuan Official collection
Apply Papuan Official collection filter
Ceremonial objects
Apply Ceremonial objects filter
Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
Apply Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea filter
1915
Apply 1915 filter
Darley Road, Manly, NSW

Darley Road, Manly, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
Cardboard box

Cardboard box

Thompson Family collection
Apply Thompson Family collection filter
Boxes
Apply Boxes filter
New South Wales Lancers

New South Wales Lancers

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Postcards
Apply Postcards filter
Germany
Apply Germany filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
Postcard - Docked boat with four men

Postcard - Docked boat with four men

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Postcards
Apply Postcards filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
The Australian Cricketing Team, 1888

The Australian Cricketing Team, 1888

Sporting Memorabilia collection
Apply Sporting Memorabilia collection filter
Photographs
Apply Photographs filter
London, England
Apply London, England filter
London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company Limited
Apply London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company Limited filter
1888
Apply 1888 filter
Courtroom sketch of the Chamberlain trial by Veronica O'Leary, 1982.

Courtroom sketch of the Chamberlain trial by Veronica O'Lear...

Veronica O'Leary collection no. 1
Apply Veronica O'Leary collection no. 1 filter
Courtroom drawings
Apply Courtroom drawings filter
Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Ms Veronica O'Leary
Apply Ms Veronica O'Leary filter
1982
Apply 1982 filter
Cooma

Cooma

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Postcards
Apply Postcards filter
Card of congratulations to Edna Thompson on receiving a British Empire Medal, 1977

Card of congratulations to Edna Thompson on receiving a Brit...

Thompson Family collection
Apply Thompson Family collection filter
Cards
Apply Cards filter
Edna M. Thompson
Apply Edna M. Thompson filter
1977
Apply 1977 filter
History for Fifth Classes

History for Fifth Classes

Reverend John Grosse collection
Apply Reverend John Grosse collection filter
Textbooks
Apply Textbooks filter
Reverend John Grosse
Apply Reverend John Grosse filter
Handwritten note

Handwritten note

Nanette Ward collection
Apply Nanette Ward collection filter
Notes
Apply Notes filter
England, United Kingdom
Apply England, United Kingdom filter
Edgar Richard Mayne
Apply Edgar Richard Mayne filter
1921
Apply 1921 filter
Boy wearing a hat, coat and shoes

Boy wearing a hat, coat and shoes

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
Letter of congratulations from Judy to Edna Thompson on receiving her British Empire Medal, 1977

Letter of congratulations from Judy to Edna Thompson on rece...

Thompson Family collection
Apply Thompson Family collection filter
Letters
Apply Letters filter
Edna M. Thompson
Apply Edna M. Thompson filter
1977
Apply 1977 filter
Girl Shattered

Girl Shattered

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
Apply Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection filter
Paintings
Apply Paintings filter
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Apply Melbourne, Victoria, Australia filter
Lin Onus
Apply Lin Onus filter
1989
Apply 1989 filter
Film negative - Expedition party on march, central Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1926

Film negative - Expedition party on march, central Australia...

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
Apply Dr Herbert Basedow collection filter
Film negatives
Apply Film negatives filter
Australia
Apply Australia filter
Dr Herbert Basedow
Apply Dr Herbert Basedow filter
1926
Apply 1926 filter
Adelaide YMCA Active Service Home and Abroad

Adelaide YMCA Active Service Home and Abroad

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
Apply Social History Museums (South Australia) collection filter
Wartime badges
Apply Wartime badges filter
Young Mens Christian Association
Apply Young Mens Christian Association filter
1914
Apply 1914 filter
Weapon - Spearthrower

Weapon - Spearthrower

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
Apply American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c... filter
Spearthrowers
Apply Spearthrowers filter
Umbakumba, Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Umbakumba, Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Anawanda
Apply Anawanda filter
1948
Apply 1948 filter
Boondara, showing five men standing near a car outside a timber house

Boondara, showing five men standing near a car outside a tim...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Boondara, Western Australia, Australia
Apply Boondara, Western Australia, Australia filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
1917
Apply 1917 filter
The kitchen staff. Poor boys holiday camp

The kitchen staff. Poor boys holiday camp

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
1912
Apply 1912 filter
Woman sewing a boy's pants

Woman sewing a boy's pants

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
1908
Apply 1908 filter
Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
Apply Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2 filter
Drawings
Apply Drawings filter
James Bayub ... (illeg)
Apply James Bayub ... (illeg) filter
Hunting Boomerang

Hunting Boomerang

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
Apply Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection filter
Boomerangs
Apply Boomerangs filter
Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Apply Brisbane, Queensland, Australia filter
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
Apply Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission filter
Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
Apply Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2 filter
Drawings
Apply Drawings filter
Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Dorothy Nurra
Apply Dorothy Nurra filter
Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
Apply Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2 filter
Drawings
Apply Drawings filter
Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Yarrang
Apply Yarrang filter
Pyramid of Elephants, taken at Sydney, with Messrs. George and Philip Wirth.

Pyramid of Elephants, taken at Sydney, with Messrs. George a...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
Wirth's Circus
Apply Wirth's Circus filter
Government House, Canberra

Government House, Canberra

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Government House, Yarralumla, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
Apply Government House, Yarralumla, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor... filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
Five nurses in a male hospital ward

Five nurses in a male hospital ward

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
1920
Apply 1920 filter
Load more objects