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Wood carving - water bird - Yirrkala, 1948

Wood carving - water bird - Yirrkala, 1948

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Wood carvings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Postcard featuring a comic pen and ink sketch of soldiers in a change room

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Plane iron

Plane iron

George Henry Taylor collection
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Mr George H. Taylor
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Grosvenor Hotel, Church Hill, Sydney, NSW

Grosvenor Hotel, Church Hill, Sydney, NSW

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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The Opening of Parliament House by Bevan Hayward [Pooaraar]

The Opening of Parliament House by Bevan Hayward [Pooaraar]

Pooaraar Bevan Hayward collection no. 1
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Drawings
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Mr Pooaraar Bevan Hayward
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1992
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A delightful walk, Fitzroy Gardens, Melbourne, Vic

A delightful walk, Fitzroy Gardens, Melbourne, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Fitzroy Gardens, Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Colour Photograph - Part of a collage of photos of protests at the South African Embassy, Canberra.

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Kerry Browning collection
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Pressed glass vase

Pressed glass vase

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Vases
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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Janet Spence Smith
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1940
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London - View in the Hyde Park

London - View in the Hyde Park

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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The hospital, Swan Hill, Vic

The hospital, Swan Hill, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Swan Hill, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Convict love token from Richard Box, 1831

Convict love token from Richard Box, 1831

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Small black doll with moving limbs

Small black doll with moving limbs

Thompson Family collection
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Black dolls
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Diary of the 1960-1961 trip from England to Australia on a Vespa scooter.

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Nicholas Lidstone collection
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Diaries
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Postcard featuring a printed pen and ink drawing of two soldiers in a trench looking into the night sky

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Hammerstone [stone implement]

Hammerstone [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Glenthompson, Victoria, Australia
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Fish fork with CPRR stamped into the handle

Fish fork with CPRR stamped into the handle

Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 1
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Fish forks
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Parliament of Australia
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Pencil sketch depicting a range of mountains

Pencil sketch depicting a range of mountains

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Sketches
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Stone tool - Knife

Stone tool - Knife

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Stone tools
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Northern Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Bark painting - Djunkgao and Madalait at Arnhem Bay - Yirrkala, 1948

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American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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1948
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Postcard featuring a verse titled

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Round wire mesh strainer with a metal plate soldered onto the base

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Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Strainers
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Interior of Seaman's Institute, Flinders Street, Melbourne

Interior of Seaman's Institute, Flinders Street, Melbourne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Panorama showing Safety Beach, Dromana, Vic

Panorama showing Safety Beach, Dromana, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Safety Beach, Dromana, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Gold colour handbag and contents

Gold colour handbag and contents

Ronald L Gale Masonic collection no. 2
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Handbags
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Super Sweetener

Super Sweetener

Mary Nicholson collection no. 2
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Sculptures
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North Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Peter Nicholson
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1988
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Fossil Island, Eaglehawk Neck, Tas

Fossil Island, Eaglehawk Neck, Tas

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Fossil Island, Tasman Peninsula, Tasmania, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Small tin of

Small tin of "BALKAN TOMATO PASTE"

Dot Butler collection no. 2
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Canned foods
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Tube of white glass for glass eye sclera

Tube of white glass for glass eye sclera

Paul McClarin collection
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Postcard featuring a Surf Club Carnival at Thirroul Beach, NSW, Easter Monday,1910

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Thirroul, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1910
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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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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Beni Souef Bank of Egypt

Beni Souef Bank of Egypt

Adrian Luck collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Cairo, Egypt
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Australian Army
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Brisbance Q. Parliament House

Brisbance Q. Parliament House

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Raphael Tuck & Sons
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Courtroom sketch 'Professor Boettcher, cross-examined by Barker. QC.' by Veronica O'Leary, dated 18 October 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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Australia, the world's tuckerbox

Australia, the world's tuckerbox

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Gundagai, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Magpie

The Magpie

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Harding & Billings
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Handwritten letter of congratulations from Dr Irene Crespin to Edna Thompson on her receipt of a British Empire Medal

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Thompson Family collection
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Letters
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Ainslie, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Dr Irene Crespin
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1977
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Aboriginal Land Rights

Aboriginal Land Rights

Terry Fox collection
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Political badges
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His old home

His old home

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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Helipterum Dimorpholepis

Helipterum Dimorpholepis

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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1875
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The Lord's Prayer [artwork depicting the last supper made from mother-of-pearl]

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General Palestinian Delegation collection
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Bethlehem, West Bank, Israel
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Palestine Liberation Organisation
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1975
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O Gauge House model train USA-type diesel locomotive

O Gauge House model train USA-type diesel locomotive

Bruce Macdonald collection
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Toy locomotives
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Mudgee, N.S.W. From West End, 1906

Mudgee, N.S.W. From West End, 1906

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mudgee, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1906
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School report

School report

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Reports
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Poster for the 4th Annual Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Sports Awards, Melbourne 3 November 1993

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Lorraine Coutts collection
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Event posters
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Neil 'Nicky' E. Winmar
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1993
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Club

Club

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Clubs
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Finke River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1934
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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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View from the library, Mildura, Vic

View from the library, Mildura, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mildura, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Postcard depicting an image of Mr. W.H. Ayr of the Bohemian Dramatic Company

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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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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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'Still life with jar and bowl', painted by Eddie Mabo, c1952

'Still life with jar and bowl', painted by Eddie Mabo, c1952

Bonita Mabo collection
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Watercolour paintings
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Eddie K. Mabo
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1952
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"Now how did he know I'm from the Country?"

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Painting of an emu and snake with the sun

Painting of an emu and snake with the sun

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Paintings
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Cairns, Queensland, Australia
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Colin Wightman
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The interior, St Francis Xavier Cathedral, Adelaide SA

The interior, St Francis Xavier Cathedral, 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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Green wineglass

Green wineglass

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Wine glasses
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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North Head Quarantine Station
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Pencil sketch of crossed flags and emblems and a drawn table of numbers

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J Wyszogrodzki collection no. 1
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Sketches
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Electrode pad

Electrode pad

Graeme Clark, University of Melbourne - Cochlear Limited collection
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Health and medical equipment
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Larry Coonan (left) and Frank Feast ready to leave a lunch camp, 1928

Larry Coonan (left) and Frank Feast ready to leave a lunch c...

Frank E Feast collection
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Negatives
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Australia
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Mr Frank E. Feast
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1928
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Light fawn felt high-crowned top hat

Light fawn felt high-crowned top hat

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Top hats
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RMS Orsova

RMS Orsova

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Exchange Studios
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1919
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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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