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Handwritten poem

Handwritten poem

Ruby Lee collection
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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Miss Nellie Stewart

Miss Nellie Stewart

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Talma & Co
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Painting by Johnny Warankula Djagamara, 1975

Painting by Johnny Warankula Djagamara, 1975

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Johnny W. Djagamara
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1975
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Receipt for one pound, one shilling from the Royal Aero Club of the United Kingdom, 1914

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Eric J Treloar collection
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Receipts
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Royal Aero Club of the United Kingdom
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1914
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Plane lost for 27 years

Plane lost for 27 years

Frank Proust collection
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Newspaper clippings
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1931
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Peter
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Pencil and watercolour, on paper in Papunya style by unknown Pintupi artist, 1971

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Papunya Art 2008 collection
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Watercolour paintings
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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1971
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Hatchet head

Hatchet head

Douglas Seaton collection
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Hatchets
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Atherton Tableland, Queensland, Australia
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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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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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Laura Holmes
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Bark canoe

Bark canoe

Dr William Warner collection
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Canoes
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Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mine shaft

Mine shaft

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Booklet titled 'Road Ahead, News Flash! Election Results Landslide Victory'

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People's Paraphernalia collection no. 6
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Booklets
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Rotary Colour Print Co
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1954
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Yirrakipayi (crocodile)

Yirrakipayi (crocodile)

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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Janice Murray
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Pattern for knitting machine

Pattern for knitting machine

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Patterns
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Cliff Howe and Jimmy, Radio & Stage Since 1926

Cliff Howe and Jimmy, Radio & Stage Since 1926

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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South Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1926
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Paperback book by Ely Culbertson titled 'Contract Bridge Self-Teacher'

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Thompson Family collection
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Instruction books
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Balmoral Beach

Balmoral Beach

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Balmoral Beach, Mosman, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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At the waterhole

At the waterhole

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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J Hutchings
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Australian Natives - Gymnasium Work - Preparatory to 'Winning Back the Ashes

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Norman A. Lindsay
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St John's Church, Parramatta, NSW

St John's Church, Parramatta, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Parramatta, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Ground edge hatchet head [stone implement]

Ground edge hatchet head [stone implement]

Horne-Bowie collection
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Edge-ground axe heads
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Kallakoopah Creek, Simpson Desert, South Australia, Australia
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Photograph showing Constance Faithfull sitting side-saddle on a horse

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Letter from DeHavilland Aircraft Co Ltd to Mons F. Dufaux, 11 March 1936

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Neil Jensen collection
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School of Arts, Granville

School of Arts, Granville

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Granville, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1913
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'Time Change'

'Time Change'

Diana Boyer collection
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QSL card for VK3TL

QSL card for VK3TL

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Entrance to Lane Cove

Entrance to Lane Cove

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Lane Cove, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Greetings from Australia

Greetings from Australia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Weapon - Club - wooden

Weapon - Club - wooden

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Clubs
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Connections by Lennah Newson, 2002

Connections by Lennah Newson, 2002

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Lennah Newson collection
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Baskets
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Tasmania, Australia
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Ms Lennah Newson
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2002
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Le Caire Heliopolis

Le Caire Heliopolis

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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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Certificates
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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South Australian Chamber of Manufacturers
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1947
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Royal Agricultural Society passes

Royal Agricultural Society passes

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Passes
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The Yarra - at Warburton

The Yarra - at Warburton

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Yarra River, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Charles H. Young
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Painting depict two karndayh, female antilopine kangaroos (Macropus antilopinus)

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Mr Dick Baringbungung
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1970
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The Tourist.

The Tourist.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Journals
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1833
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Ravenscraig

Ravenscraig

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Katoomba, Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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1919
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Courtroom sketch 'Tom Pauling, Ian Barker, Des Sturgess presenting evidence...' by Veronica O'Leary, dated 15 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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Highfield Hotel, Murray Street, Hobart

Highfield Hotel, Murray Street, Hobart

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, 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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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Scorched Earth

Scorched Earth

Political Humour Competition 1999 collection
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Cartoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Peter Nicholson
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1999
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Federation-era flag

Federation-era flag

George and Sylvia Milne collection
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Flags
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Queen Victoria
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1901
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Alexandra Avenue, Melbourne, Vic

Alexandra Avenue, Melbourne, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Glass plate negative - The old battery,  Arltunga, 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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Coprosnia Reptans

Coprosnia Reptans

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 Spit, Middle Harbour, Sydney

The Spit, Middle Harbour, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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The Spit, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Stan Mitchell collection
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Boomerangs
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Head stand

Head stand

Andree Pelissier collection
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Millinery equipment
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Collector's silver-plated teaspoon bearing figure of cyclist

Collector's silver-plated teaspoon bearing figure of cyclist

Sir Hubert Opperman collection no. 2
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Teaspoons
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Half round hand moulding plane

Half round hand moulding plane

George Henry Taylor collection
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Moulding planes
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Mr George H. Taylor
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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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Latvian black silk bonnet

Latvian black silk bonnet

Guna Kinne collection no. 1
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Caps
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Wangaratta, Victoria, Australia
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Mrs Guna Kinne
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1957
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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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House and water tank behind some trees

House and water tank behind some trees

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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390 & 392 Bondi Junction, Sydney

390 & 392 Bondi Junction, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bondi Junction, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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A Native Group

A Native Group

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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India
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Mortimer Menpes
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Castle Mona Hotel, from the Air Douglas, I.O.M

Castle Mona Hotel, from the Air Douglas, I.O.M

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Postcards
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At the shaft

At the shaft

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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J Hutchings
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Light blue cushion cover with hand embroidered picture of Phar Lap and jockey, Melbourne Cup 1930

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Arthur Gordon Whitmore collection
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Cushion covers
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Ada Whitmore
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1930
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