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Tooloyn Koortakay (Squaring skins for rugs )

Tooloyn Koortakay (Squaring skins for rugs )

Tooloyn Koortakay collection
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Drawings
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East Gippsland, Victoria, Australia
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Lee Darroch
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2001
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Given by Mr Whitting; Georgy, Mudgee Police man

Given by Mr Whitting; Georgy, Mudgee Police man

Georgy, Mudgee Policeman Breastplate collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Mudgee, New South Wales, Australia
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Georgy
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Champion Prize card awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, Wagga Wagga, 1890

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Springfield Merino Stud collection
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1890
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Stipa Semibarbata

Stipa Semibarbata

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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1873
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Paleis van den Gouverneur Generaal te Buitenzorg

Paleis van den Gouverneur Generaal te Buitenzorg

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Woodburn, Regatta Day

Woodburn, Regatta Day

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Pencil drawing in Papunya style by Uta Uta Tjangala, Pintupi. 1971

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Papunya Art 2008 collection
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Pencil drawings
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Uta Uta Tjangala
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1971
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International Women's Day mug

International Women's Day mug

Union of Australian Women collection
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Mugs
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Audrey McDonald
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1950
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Norris Hotel Orient Bairnsdale

Norris Hotel Orient Bairnsdale

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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F W Niven & Co
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Film negative - Red Lily Lagoon, 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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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1928
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Child's drawing by Lucille Poantamului titled 'The children on the water', Bathurst Island NT

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lucille Poantamului
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Old English Cricketers by A.W. Pullin

Old English Cricketers by A.W. Pullin

Nanette Ward collection
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Books
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England, United Kingdom
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Alfred W. Pullin
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1900
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Dark brown leather wallet used by Ben Chifley

Dark brown leather wallet used by Ben Chifley

MJ Brown collection
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Wallets
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Mr Joseph B. Chifley
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Bark painting 'The Sacred Law-Givers for the Yirritja People of North East Arnhem Land' by Birrikidji Gumana, Gangan

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Dorothy Bennett collection
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Gangan Homeland Centre, Northern Territory, Australia
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Birrikitji Gumana
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R. Hardy Society Athlete

R. Hardy Society Athlete

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Child's drawing titled 'Yagan', by Alex Rowan

Child's drawing titled 'Yagan', by Alex Rowan

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nollamara, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Alex Rowan
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Boondara - group of eight men standing outside corrugated iron sheds

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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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Postcard featuring a printed photograph of a man on a platform

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Ireland
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Letter

Letter

Betty Hall collection
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr H L. Napthali
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1941
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Environmental Textures

Environmental Textures

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Delia Summers collection
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Plates
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Tasmania, Australia
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Delia Summers
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Poster

Poster

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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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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Paula
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Blue bird of paradise

Blue bird of paradise

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Art Series
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Byliss Street, Wagga, NSW

Byliss Street, Wagga, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Red Cross Society S.A. Division, June 1916

Red Cross Society S.A. Division, June 1916

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Wartime badges
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South Australia, Australia
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Australian Red Cross Society
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1916
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Timber plate with image of an indigenous woman carrying a coolamon on her head, made by Bill Onus

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Robert Croll Indigenous Artefacts collection
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Artworks
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Australia
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Bill Onus
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Industrial buildings with chimneys that are billowing smoke

Industrial buildings with chimneys that are billowing smoke

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Pastel drawing by Kathryn Norris, 1996

Pastel drawing by Kathryn Norris, 1996

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Drawings
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Cairns, Queensland, Australia
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Ms Kathryn Norris
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I'm sorry

I'm sorry

Rosie Egyedi collection
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T-shirts
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China
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Rosie Egyedi
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1998
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Budgerigar

Budgerigar

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Pages 33 to 36 of the copy of the Jerilderie Letter, which was originally composed by Ned Kelly

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Christies Auction collection
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Letters
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Stringybark Creek, Victoria, Australia
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Edward 'Ned' Kelly
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1879
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Shirley Strickland's Australian Olympic Team athlete's white running singlet, 1956

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Shirley Strickland collection
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Singlets
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Melbourne Sports Depot
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1956
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'Darwirr', bark painting, native plant species

'Darwirr', bark painting, native plant species

Mulkun Wirrpanda collection
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mulkun Wirrpanda
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2014
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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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Maria J. Orsto
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Doronicum Grandiflorum

Doronicum Grandiflorum

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Hobart Wharves

Hobart Wharves

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Germany
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Koala

Koala

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Best Wishes for 1911.  Boats on water

Best Wishes for 1911. Boats on water

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1910
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Bluff Warf at work

Bluff Warf at work

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Machinery in a factory environment.

Machinery in a factory environment.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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'Rakay ga Gurrumba Mapu', bark painting, native plant species

'Rakay ga Gurrumba Mapu', bark painting, native plant specie...

Mulkun Wirrpanda collection
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mulkun Wirrpanda
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2014
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Stage prop titled 'Lightening Stones'

Stage prop titled 'Lightening Stones'

Beth Dean Carell collection no. 3
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Props
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Desmonde Downing
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GPO Adelaide, SA

GPO 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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Letter from Joan Richmond - Basra

Letter from Joan Richmond - Basra

Joan Richmond collection
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Letters
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Basra, Iraq
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1931
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Woven circular placemat

Woven circular placemat

Reverend and Mrs Fenn collection no. 2
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Tablemats
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Sketches of Tommy's life - Out on rest - No 10

Sketches of Tommy's life - Out on rest - No 10

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Paris, France
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Cricket scene showing W.R. 'Wally' Hammond and W.A. 'Bert' Oldfield

Cricket scene showing W.R. 'Wally' Hammond and W.A. 'Bert' O...

Ruth Oldfield collection
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Photographs
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Herbert Fishwick
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1928
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Ellerbek

Ellerbek

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Elongate oval red pigmented wooden shield '[Old Man Dreaming]', painted by Uta Uta Tjangala, 1972

Elongate oval red pigmented wooden shield '[Old Man Dreaming...

Lew Parlette collection no. 2
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Shields
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Uta Uta Tjangala
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1972
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Pukamani Poles

Pukamani Poles

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Margaret R. Pilakui
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Birtley Towers, Elizabeth Bay, NSW

Birtley Towers, Elizabeth Bay, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Elizabeth Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Three young women at the entrance to a narrow suspension bridge

Three young women at the entrance to a narrow suspension bri...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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My dad works the grader and roller

My dad works the grader and roller

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Jacqueline Puautjimi
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This is jilati that I find in the lakes

This is jilati that I find in the lakes

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Edwin Fernando
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Toy sago bag

Toy sago bag

Reverend and Mrs Fenn collection no. 2
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Toys
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Familiar Australian Singers, with compliments of the Singer Sewing Machine Co, Parramatta

Familiar Australian Singers, with compliments of the Singer ...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Parramatta, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Singer Manufacturing Co
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Just in time

Just in time

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Prints
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London, England
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Thomas McLean
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1834
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Captain R.A. Sharland S.S. Wyreema 1925

Captain R.A. Sharland S.S. Wyreema 1925

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Harringtons Ltd
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WESTRALIA

WESTRALIA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Orange, New South Wales, Australia
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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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Drawings
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Cecilia A. Kerinaiua
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