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'Dreaming of Matjadji' painted by David Corby Tjapaltjarri, 1975

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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David Corby Tjapaltjarri
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1975
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LCO Aumuller Powhattan Hankow. Will Upheaval result Shocking News Helen Woodruff Innes

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Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Telegrams
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Long-handled carriage whip.

Long-handled carriage whip.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Whips
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Stone tool - Knife

Stone tool - Knife

Horne-Bowie collection
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Stone tools
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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In the Fitzroy Gardens, Melbourne

In the Fitzroy Gardens, Melbourne

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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Film negative - The expedition camp, Oodnadatta, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1903

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Film negatives
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Oodnadatta, South Australia, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1903
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Squares on pale brown

Squares on pale brown

Balarinji Art collection no.2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Stuart's Creek native in fighting array, South Aust.

Stuart's Creek native in fighting array, South Aust.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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South Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1906
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Diary note of E R Mayne's sightseeing trip to Loch Lomond, Scotland, whilst on tour with the Australian Cricket Team in 1921

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Nanette Ward collection
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Edgar Richard Mayne
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Postcard featuring a mounted photograph

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Gallipoli, Turkey
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The bush hut

The bush hut

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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J Hutchings
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Pigmented plaited fibre armband

Pigmented plaited fibre armband

A Morrison collection no. 1
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Armbands
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QSL card for 4AK, The Courier-Mail Relay Station

QSL card for 4AK, The Courier-Mail Relay Station

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1935
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How all the animals helping each other, finding their way around

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Goolum-Goolum Aboriginal Co-operative collection
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Horsham, Victoria, Australia
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Ricci Marks
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1995
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Wertheim Pianos and Organs exhibit at the Brisbane Show, August 1912

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1912
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1908 Australian coat of arms

1908 Australian coat of arms

Terence Lane collection
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Brooches
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A lake on our island called Moantu

A lake on our island called Moantu

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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John G. Orsto
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Red Cross Appeal, Adelaide 1918

Red Cross Appeal, Adelaide 1918

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Wartime badges
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Atkinson & Co
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1918
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Riding habit

Riding habit

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Jackets
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Club

Club

Patricia Heath collection
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Clubs
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Ms Patricia Heath
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Biscuit cutter

Biscuit cutter

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Biscuit cutters
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Fish and turtle

Fish and turtle

Balarinji Art collection no.2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Armchair made by the Zilm family of Booleroo, SA, 1895

Armchair made by the Zilm family of Booleroo, SA, 1895

Zilm family furniture collection
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Chairs
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1895
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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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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John Warren, staff and students of Gold Creek soccer school in front of homestead building

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John 'Johnny' Warren collection
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Shell money

Shell money

Papuan Official collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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Professor Wallace Edwin Armstrong
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1923
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Letter from Samuel Bromley to Thomas Mussen, November 16th 1864

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Alexander Mussen collection
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Letters
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Pyramul, New South Wales, Australia
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Reverend Samuel Bromley
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1864
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A woman with a bicycle, standing outside a timber house with a veranda

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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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Information booklet for visitors to South Africa titled 'Land in the Sun'

Information booklet for visitors to South Africa titled 'Lan...

Thompson Family collection
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Booklets
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South Africa, Africa
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Cartoon of the Premier of Victoria, John Cain, free-falling with a tangled parachute labelled Continental Airlines

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Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Ward O'Neill
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1985
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Percival Type D3 Gull Six monoplane G-AERD

Percival Type D3 Gull Six monoplane G-AERD

Neil Jensen collection
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Aeroplanes
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Gravesend, Kent, England
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Percival Aircraft Company Limited
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1936
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Courtroom sketch of the Chamberlain trial 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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Darlinghurst Junction

Darlinghurst Junction

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Darlinghurst, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Sheoak Creek, Lorne

Sheoak Creek, Lorne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sheaok Creek, Lorne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Charles H. Young
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1907
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Alluvial Mining. Heathcote

Alluvial Mining. Heathcote

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, 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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Bentinck Island, Queensland, Australia
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David Lanley
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Diary of George Dovers, Antarctica 1911-1913

Diary of George Dovers, Antarctica 1911-1913

George and Robert Dovers collection
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Diaries
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Antarctica
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George H. Dovers
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1911
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Cairo - The Tombs of Mamelouks

Cairo - The Tombs of Mamelouks

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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'Rakay', Painted hollow log, native plant species

'Rakay', Painted hollow log, native plant species

Mulkun Wirrpanda collection
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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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1985  Participation Development Peace - IYY [International Youth Year].

1985 Participation Development Peace - IYY [International Y...

Union of Australian Women collection
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Commemorative badges
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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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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Boomerangs
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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1967 Vietnam Quoc-Khanh Football Tournament trophy

1967 Vietnam Quoc-Khanh Football Tournament trophy

John 'Johnny' Warren collection
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Trophies
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Johnny Warren MBE OAM
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Florence Faithfull on the driveway at Springfield with Phyllis Harris behind her

Florence Faithfull on the driveway at Springfield with Phyll...

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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L Dunshea
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Australia for Bank of America

Australia for Bank of America

Balarinji Art collection no.2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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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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Paintings
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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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County of Bendigo Agricultural and Horticultural Society medallion awarded to Wilhelm Greiffenhagen, 1886

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Wilhelm Greiffenhagen collection
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Medallions
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Bendigo, Victoria, Australia
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1886
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Trailer of the 'Saw Doctor's Wagon' or 'Road Urchin' once operated by 'Saw Doctor', Harold Wright

Trailer of the 'Saw Doctor's Wagon' or 'Road Urchin' once op...

Peter and Wyn Herry collection
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Trailers
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Mr Harold J. Wright
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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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Woodenbong, New South Wales, Australia
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Gavin Close
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Bowl with burnt engraved designs

Bowl with burnt engraved designs

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Bowls
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Walter Pukutiwara
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Drawings
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"FIRST PRIZE, GOULBURN, 1907, A., P., AND H SOCIETY

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1907
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Carved brown and pale green onyx kangaroo figure

Carved brown and pale green onyx kangaroo figure

Terence Lane collection
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Animal figures
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Mexico
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Two women and two boys playing tennis

Two women and two boys playing tennis

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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View from Commandant's Quarters, Port Arthur

View from Commandant's Quarters, Port Arthur

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Port Arthur, Tasman Peninsula, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Painting depicts a whale and three men in a canoe

Painting depicts a whale and three men in a canoe

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mungurrawuy Yunupingu
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1967
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Phillip
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