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Waatyl grass basket (punya)

Waatyl grass basket (punya)

Lockhart River Aboriginal Arts and Cultural Centre collection
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Baskets
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Lockhart River, Queensland, Australia
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Dorothy Short
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2001
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Glass plate negative - Branding horses in stockyard, Innamincka station, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1919

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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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1919
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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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Partinyintjarra (Mt Toller) by Eunice Yunurupa Porter

Partinyintjarra (Mt Toller) by Eunice Yunurupa Porter

Warakurna History Paintings collection
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Paintings
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Warakurna Community, Western Australia, Australia
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Eunice Y. Porter
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2011
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Orroroo, South Australia, Australia
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Orroroo Agricultural Society Incorporated
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1937
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Courtroom sketch 'Dr. Rose.' by Veronica O'Leary, 1982.

Courtroom sketch 'Dr. Rose.' by Veronica O'Leary, 1982.

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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Sydney Heads from Manly

Sydney Heads from Manly

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney Heads, Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1919
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Spear

Spear

Olive Pink collection
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Miss Olive Pink
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Convict love token from James Pratt, 1836

Convict love token from James Pratt, 1836

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Boondara showing horse teams hitched to wagons loaded with wool bales.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Boondara, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1918
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Card with sketch of gum nuts

Card with sketch of gum nuts

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Cards
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Advertising card featuring Arthur Pelky

Advertising card featuring Arthur Pelky

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising cards
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Sydney Stadium, Rushcutters Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1914
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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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Prison door lock

Prison door lock

Sotheby's collection no. 1
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Door locks
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Campbell Street Gaol, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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1837
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Castles in the air

Castles in the air

Behind the Lines 2007 collection
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Cartoons
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Mr Paul Newman
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2007
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Sepia coloured photograph of Mosman Bay, NSW

Sepia coloured photograph of Mosman Bay, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Mosman Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Courtroom sketch 'Sgt Charlwood, Justice Muirhead and Mr. John Phillips. QC' by Veronica O'Leary, dated 20 September 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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Glass plate negative - Men working in stockyards, Innamincka station, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1919

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1919
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Postcards

Postcards

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Program for the Tirranna Race Club 6 January 1870

Program for the Tirranna Race Club 6 January 1870

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Programs
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Tirranna, New South Wales, Australia
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1870
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The Speedy Ready Reckoner

The Speedy Ready Reckoner

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Reference books
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Sticker 'PMG'

Sticker 'PMG'

Australia Post Historical collection
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Stickers
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Postmaster General's Department
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Painting is divided into 8 sections with 4 birds & 4 lizards

Painting is divided into 8 sections with 4 birds & 4 lizards

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 4
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lardjanga
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1967
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Armband - Milingimbi, N.T.

Armband - Milingimbi, N.T.

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Armbands
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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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International Women's Year -  A Woman's Place is Everywhere

International Women's Year - A Woman's Place is Everywhere

Meredith Hinchliffe collection no. 1
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Commemorative badges
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1975
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Pay Day

Pay Day

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Frederick F. Booty
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Cremorne Heights & Mosman Bay, Sydney

Cremorne Heights & Mosman Bay, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Cremorne Heights, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Incised boomerang featuring kangaroo and emu amongst trees in centre, from QLD

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Scott Rainbow collection
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Boomerangs
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Pine Rivers, Queensland, Australia
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Binalong Railway Station

Binalong Railway Station

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Binalong, New South Wales, Australia
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Postcard featuring a printed pen and ink drawing

Postcard featuring a printed pen and ink drawing "Amiens Cat...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Bark painting depicting turtles and snakes

Bark painting depicting turtles and snakes

Professor WEH Stanner collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Port Keats (Wadeye), Northern Territory, Australia
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Muta
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Australian Native, the Picnic

Australian Native, the Picnic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Norman A. Lindsay
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Print - Carter's Floral Illustrations

Print - Carter's Floral Illustrations

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Prints
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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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Alicia Portaminni
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Yurlunggur Serpent Swallows the Wagilag Sisters at Mirarrmina.

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Dorothy Bennett collection
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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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Album containing documents, drawings and photographs relating to the Bendigo Pottery [Vol D, 1-56]

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William and Jeanette Derham Family - Bendigo Pottery collection
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Albums
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Nunchakas

Nunchakas

Australian Army History Unit collection
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Weapons
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East Timor
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Australian Army
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1999
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Jerringa Tribal Council Land Claim

Jerringa Tribal Council Land Claim

Terry Fox collection
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Documents
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Nowra, New South Wales, Australia
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Print - Carter's Floral Illustrations

Print - Carter's Floral Illustrations

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Prints
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Barrister's wig worn by Sir George Houstoun Reid

Barrister's wig worn by Sir George Houstoun Reid

Anne Fairbairn collection no. 2
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Wigs
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London, England
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Ravenscroft
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1890
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Queensland Federation medallion

Queensland Federation medallion

George and Sylvia Milne collection
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Medallions
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Stokes & Sons
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1901
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Admiralty Island food bowls

Admiralty Island food bowls

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Marrickville, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ellis L. Troughton
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Blue and white glazed terracotta mug made by Peter Ward and decorated by Tjunkaya Tapaya, 2004

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Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 7
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Mugs
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Tjunkaya Tapaya
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2004
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Toy Theatre Drury Lane 19th Century

Toy Theatre Drury Lane 19th Century

Everitt and George Family collection
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Theatre tickets
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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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Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
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Francis Xavier Puruntatameri
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Bondi Beach

Bondi Beach

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bondi Beach, Bondi, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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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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Melville Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Convict love token from Samual Phillips, May 2nd, 1820

Convict love token from Samual Phillips, May 2nd, 1820

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Barrenjoey and the golf links, Palm Beach

Barrenjoey and the golf links, Palm Beach

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Palm Beach, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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The Old Stager

The Old Stager

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Frederick F. Booty
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May I Play

May I Play

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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NSW Bookstall Co Ltd
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Letter

Letter

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Letters
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Shanghai, China
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1935
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40 GHz Receiver unit

40 GHz Receiver unit

CSIRO WLAN collection
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Electronic equipment
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QSL card for VK3OC

QSL card for VK3OC

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1935
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Letter

Letter

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Letters
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Certificate permitting A Jedrzejowski leave from 1400-2300 hours on 31 August 1946, for the purpose of going to Naples

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Andrzej Jedrzejowski collection
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Travel documents
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1946
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Envelope addressed to

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Envelopes
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Kalimna, Lorne, Vic

Kalimna, Lorne, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Lorne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Kungkarrangkalpa (Seven Sisters Dreaming) by Eunice Porter, Anna Porter and Nyungawarra Ward, 2016

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Warakurna Seven Sisters collection
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Acrylic paintings
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Warakurna, Karrku, NPY Lands, Western Australia, Australia
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Eunice Y. Porter
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2016
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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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Adrian
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