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Man wearing hat, on left, holding bridle of dark-coloured Shetland pony. Ted William

Man wearing hat, on left, holding bridle of dark-coloured Sh...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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View of the Griffith shops, ACT, from 70 Stuart Street.

View of the Griffith shops, ACT, from 70 Stuart Street.

Parsons collection
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Hides' Hotel, Cairns. L.M. Hides, Proprietress. Est 1884

Hides' Hotel, Cairns. L.M. Hides, Proprietress. Est 1884

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Cairns, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Commonwealth Parliament Coat of Arms port glass

Commonwealth Parliament Coat of Arms port glass

Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 1
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Drinking glasses
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Parliament of Australia
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White china cup commemorating the sinking of SMS Emden by HMAS Sydney at Keeling Cocos Island on 9 November 1914

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Margaret Gibb collection
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Commemorative cups
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England
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Samuel Radford Ltd
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1914
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Pair of black and brown wooden music sticks

Pair of black and brown wooden music sticks

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Clapsticks
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Mutitjulu, Northern Territory, Australia
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Pulya Taylor
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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South Australia, Australia
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Tin for Bells Waterproof matches

Tin for Bells Waterproof matches

Carmelo Mirabelli collection no. 1
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Matchboxes
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Invitation to view the ceremonies connected with the Establishment of the Seat of Government in Canberra, 1927

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Helen Stockbridge collection
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Invitations
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Commonwealth of Australia
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1927
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Triangular apron made of a length of melaleuca bark folded in half from Melville or Bathurst Island

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Charles Hart collection
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Aprons
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1928
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My father is fisherman

My father is fisherman

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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Mary E. Kantilla
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Maria J. Orsto
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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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Handwritten recipe

Handwritten recipe

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Convict love token from James Brooker, 1820

Convict love token from James Brooker, 1820

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Bark painting 'Birth of a Mimi' by Yirawala, mouth of the Liverpool River

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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Liverpool River, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Yirawala
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Painting is divided into 4 panels with circle in centre and a vertical band contains 3  catfish

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Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Magani
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1966
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Glass plate negative - The McAuley family, Karrathunka Waterhole, 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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Convict love token from Joseph Kelf, 1833

Convict love token from Joseph Kelf, 1833

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Wet specimen - Thylacine - paw

Wet specimen - Thylacine - paw

MacKenzie collection
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Zoological specimens
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Eurobin Falls, Mt Buffalo, Victoria

Eurobin Falls, Mt Buffalo, Victoria

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Eurobin Falls, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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On the Death of Puss

On the Death of Puss

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Manuscripts
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1833
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Message stick

Message stick

Dr Alex Van der Leeden collection
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Numbulwar, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Madi
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1965
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'Krar-Aimai 101' linocut print by Brian Robinson

'Krar-Aimai 101' linocut print by Brian Robinson

Brian Robinson collection no.3
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Linocuts
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Tweed suit worn by Harry Clarke

Tweed suit worn by Harry Clarke

Harry Clarke collection
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Suits
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United Kingdom
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Mr Harry Clarke
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Piti

Piti

Maruku Arts collection no. 3
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Containers
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Topsy Tjulyata
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2003
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Bark painting featuring an oval shape outlined in black & white

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Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Snake Bay, Melville Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Maria
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1965
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Colt Model 1851 Navy revolver with accompanying leather holster and label referring to the bushranger incident.

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Revolvers
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United States of America
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Samuel Colt
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1850
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Kookaburra & Snake

Kookaburra & Snake

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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John M. Cantle
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Glass plate negative - Man with spear poised, central Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

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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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1920
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Memorandum from accounts ledger, 1865

Memorandum from accounts ledger, 1865

Robin Moorhouse collection
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Financial records
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Penfolds Wine Pty Ltd
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1865
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Bridge with horses and horseless buggies

Bridge with horses and horseless buggies

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Ocean Beach, Manly NSW

Ocean Beach, Manly NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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North Steyne Beach, Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Bondi Beach, N.S.W.

Bondi Beach, N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Bondi Beach, Bondi, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Panorama of Korumburra, Vic

Panorama of Korumburra, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Korumburra, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Young man wearing military uniform - 'Think this is Malcolm McKellar'

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Pardon for convict Mary Jones, issued by John Franklin on 15 May 1839

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Gowans Auctions collection
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Legal documents
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1839
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Child's drawing by Eileen James, St Michael's School, Palm Island QLD

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Palm Island, Queensland, Australia
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Eileen James
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Club

Club

Patricia Heath collection
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Clubs
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Upper Darling River Region, New South Wales, Australia
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Two Dogs at Mungarkatakatanya

Two Dogs at Mungarkatakatanya

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Paintings
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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John Tjakamarra
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Harbour Beach and Pool, Manly, NSW

Harbour Beach and Pool, Manly, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Manly Beach, Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Wishing well and bowling green, Lorne, Vic

Wishing well and bowling green, 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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Don't forget - it must be Cobra Polish

Don't forget - it must be Cobra Polish

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Blyth and Platt (Australia) Ltd
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Weapon - Boomerang - returning

Weapon - Boomerang - returning

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Boomerangs
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Cook's River, Marrickville NSW

Cook's River, Marrickville NSW

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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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Surf Carnival. Bronte N.S.W

Surf Carnival. Bronte N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bronte Beach, Bronte, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Surf Life Saving Australia
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Hooked blade brush knife

Hooked blade brush knife

Chai Vang and Por Ye collection
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Knives
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Industrial buildings with chimneys and a railway in the foreground

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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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Weapon - Spearthrower

Weapon - 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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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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The Old Mill, Morley's Creek, Gundagai

The Old Mill, Morley's Creek, Gundagai

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Gundagai, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Painting depicts black turtles

Painting depicts black turtles

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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Gawarrin
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1963
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Large natural gastropod shell for signalling that a turtle was caught

Large natural gastropod shell for signalling that a turtle w...

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Shells
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Angurugu, Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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Heroes and Wizards

Heroes and Wizards

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Books
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1939
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Round the grass-tuft glided a pearly shell.

Round the grass-tuft glided a pearly shell.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mrs Ida Outhwaite
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Sydney Harbour from Dawes Point

Sydney Harbour from Dawes Point

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Wunderlich Corrugated Durabestos

Wunderlich Corrugated Durabestos

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Redfern, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Wunderlich Limited
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1918
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Black and white photograph of

Black and white photograph of "Prince Street, / Grafton / Ma...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Grafton, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1952
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Courtroom sketch of the Chamberlain trial by Veronica O'Leary, October 1982.

Courtroom sketch of the Chamberlain trial by Veronica O'Lear...

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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