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Photograph of a building with a

Photograph of a building with a "Meaghers Furniture" sign

J B Young Ltd collection
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West Wyalong, New South Wales, Australia
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'Bindiyalngu', bark painting, native plant species

'Bindiyalngu', 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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2012
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Australian silver commemorative medallion marking Australia's 150th Anniversary in1938, featuring the landing at Sydney Cove of Captain Arthur Phillip on January 26 1788.

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Olive King collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Amor Pty Ltd
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1938
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Pages of scrapbook containing sketch of Alexander Mussen's grave

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Alexander Mussen collection
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Scrapbooks
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Alexander Mussen
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The Ngarra Ceremony of the Yirridja Wulageh  People, Bark: Diver Bird Ceremony.  Inv:

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Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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Ray Baku
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Bark painting Freshwater Turtles and Grass Snakes by Djikululu

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Y Pettinato collection
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Djikululu
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Postcard featuring Melbourne Cup winner - Auraria

Postcard featuring Melbourne Cup winner - Auraria

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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1895
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Child's drawing ? My Land by Dominica Katjirr, St Francis Xavier School, Daly River NT

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dominica Katjirr
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8017 L'express du Simplon

8017 L'express du Simplon

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Postcards
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Most Valuable Bull Dog in the World, Chineham Young Jack, Fed on Molassine Dog Cakes

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Belfast, Northern Ireland
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Black and white photograph of Fred Daly, Gough Whitlam and others at a cocktail function

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Fred Daly collection
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Hon Frederick 'Fred' M. Daly
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Shoe bag

Shoe bag

Lois Grosse collection
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Bark painting depicting a Rainbow Serpent by John Mawurndjul, Marrkolidjban, 1981

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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Bark paintings
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Marrkolidjban, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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John Mawurndjul
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1981
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Oval ebony and brass Mortise gauge

Oval ebony and brass Mortise gauge

George Henry Taylor collection
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Woodworking gauges
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Mr George H. Taylor
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Beddgelert and Snowdon

Beddgelert and Snowdon

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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St Stephens church, Macquarie St Sydney. N.S.W

St Stephens church, Macquarie St Sydney. N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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O Gauge House model train locomotive and tender

O Gauge House model train locomotive and tender

Bruce Macdonald collection
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Toy trains
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Single-furrow horse-drawn plough used by experimental wheat breeder William Farrer

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Barbara Tong collection
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Ploughs
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Lambrigg Station, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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1880
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G.P.O. Adelaide. Australia Day, 1918

G.P.O. Adelaide. Australia Day, 1918

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Commemorative badges
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Atkinson & Co
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1918
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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, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Angelo Munkara
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1824
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Small Baptism card with a colourful drawing on the front of a baby in a cradle, by Anton Pieck

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Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Cards
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FLYING FOXES.

FLYING FOXES.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Charles H. Kerry
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Homemade Barramundi fishing line

Homemade Barramundi fishing line

Carmelo Mirabelli collection no. 1
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Fishing equipment
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Famous cricketer J. Phillips Umpire - 1897/8 English Touring team to Australia

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Nanette Ward collection
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Commemorative badges
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Whitehead and Hoag
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Postcard featuring Melbourne Cup winner - The Victory

Postcard featuring Melbourne Cup winner - The Victory

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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1902
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Sydney Harbour from Watsons Bay

Sydney Harbour from Watsons Bay

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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The Rocks, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ramsay Photo Works Pty Ltd
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Camera filter cover

Camera filter cover

Dame Pattie Menzies collection no. 1
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Camera accessories
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A building with a water view

A building with a water view

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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J W. Beattie
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Photographic print depicting the toy theatre

Photographic print depicting the toy theatre

Everitt and George Family collection
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Photographic prints
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Sculpture - wood - lizard

Sculpture - wood - lizard

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Wood carvings
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Bark painting 'Nakidjkidj and Mimih at Nimbuwa Rock' by Bobby Barrdjaray Nganjmirra, Gumardir River Outstation, 1970

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Peter Brokensha and Bobby Bardjarai Nganjimirra collection
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Bark paintings
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Gumardir River Outstation, Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory,...
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Bobby B. Nganjmirra
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1970
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Kingston Beach.

Kingston Beach.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Architectural drawing of a Mill Dug-out by the Department of Mines for the Forests Commission

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Peter Evans collection
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Architectural plans
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White enamel kidney dish

White enamel kidney dish

Thompson Family collection
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Health and medical equipment
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Installation tool for boot lid hold-open tension spring

Installation tool for boot lid hold-open tension spring

Hugh Videion collection
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Engineering tools
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Fishermens Bend, Port Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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1946
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VIEW OF RUSHCUTTER'S BAY. SYDNEY HARBOUR.

VIEW OF RUSHCUTTER'S BAY. SYDNEY HARBOUR.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Edwards Dunlop & Co
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Black bowler hat

Black bowler hat

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Bowler hats
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Postcard addressed to Master D. Mackenzie in Yass

Postcard addressed to Master D. Mackenzie in Yass

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Child's drawing - 'Hunting of the emu' by Tim Taylor age 8

Child's drawing - 'Hunting of the emu' by Tim Taylor age 8

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Tim Tayor
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Glass plate negative of bird and nest

Glass plate negative of bird and nest

Gladstone Weatherstone collection
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Glass plate negatives
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Parkesbourne, New South Wales, Australia
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Gladstone Weatherstone
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Stanley No.64 straight spokeshave

Stanley No.64 straight spokeshave

George Henry Taylor collection
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Spokeshaves
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Stanley
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Icicles Boogong Ranges.

Icicles Boogong Ranges.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Charles H. Kerry
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Photograph of a group of people, including Bill Morrow and Bill Gollan, at a demonstration

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Audrey Johnson collection
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Photographs
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Mr William 'Bill' Morrow
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Poster 'STOP WORK Friday 18th Sept. to STOP the WAR'

Poster 'STOP WORK Friday 18th Sept. to STOP the WAR'

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Political posters
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Vietnam
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United States Armed Forces
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1965
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PS 'Enterprise' built in Echuca, Victoria, in 1878

PS 'Enterprise' built in Echuca, Victoria, in 1878

Graeme Rex and Jane Avril Niehus collection no. 1
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Paddle-steamers
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Beverley, Yorkshire, England
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Beverley Iron Coy Limited
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1877
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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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Port Keats (Wadeye), Northern Territory, Australia
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Michaeline Longmain
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Swimming baths, The Bogey Hole, Newcastle

Swimming baths, The Bogey Hole, Newcastle

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bogey Hole, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss E Russell
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1904
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'Lampu, Kurninarra, Kartalapuru, Kujuwarri' by Kuji Rosie Goodjie, 2007

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Canning Stock Route collection
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Paintings
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Kuji R. Goodjie
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2007
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Computer

Computer

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Cartoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Lindsay Foyle
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1997
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Gordon River Tas.

Gordon River Tas.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Gordon River, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Aboriginal Fight

Aboriginal Fight

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Charles H. Kerry
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1905
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Hume Weir and reflections, Albury, NSW

Hume Weir and reflections, Albury, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Hume Reservoir, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Enamel plate

Enamel plate

Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Plates
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Mr Myles J. Dunphy
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Aspidium Aculeatum

Aspidium Aculeatum

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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W.W.F.P.A. [Waterside Workers Federation Port Adelaide]

W.W.F.P.A. [Waterside Workers Federation Port Adelaide]

Andrew Reeves collection no. 3
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Union badges
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Port Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Waterside Workers Federation (Port Adelaide Branch)
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Harbour Bridge, Sydney. R.M.S. 'Moldavia'

Harbour Bridge, Sydney. R.M.S. 'Moldavia'

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney Harbour Bridge, Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Aus...
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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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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Kettle and lid

Kettle and lid

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Kettles
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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1920
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spearthrowers
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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'Topsy and Turvey' with trainer Tom Dennis, 1954

'Topsy and Turvey' with trainer Tom Dennis, 1954

Horse photographs and ephemera collection no. 2
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Silver gelatin prints
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Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia
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1954
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