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Tents or huts made of many pieces of material

Tents or huts made of many pieces of material

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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'Galurra', bark painting, native plant species

'Galurra', 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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2014
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Child's drawing - Yam plant by Lillian Gananban

Child's drawing - Yam plant by Lillian Gananban

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Dhupuma College, Nhulunbuy, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lillian Banbapuy Ganambarr
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Handwritten poem

Handwritten poem

Ruby Lee collection
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Notes
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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To Victory!

To Victory!

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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United Kingdom
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Raphael Tuck & Sons
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

1992 Torres Strait Islands Cultural Festival collection
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Drawings
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Thursday (Waiben) Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Thursday Island Primary School
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1992
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Ships viewed from shore

Ships viewed from shore

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Kodak Ltd
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Handwritten poem titled 'To W P F Junr' signed by Auntie

Handwritten poem titled 'To W P F Junr' signed by Auntie

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Documents
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Cartoon depicting a man building a 'wall' of bottles

Cartoon depicting a man building a 'wall' of bottles

Vane Lindesay collection no. 1
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Cartoons
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Mr Vane Lindesay
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Lidless cardboard shoe box

Lidless cardboard shoe box

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Shoe boxes
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Emu and dancing man (2015) carved emu egg by Peter Carlo

Emu and dancing man (2015) carved emu egg by Peter Carlo

Peter Carlo Collection
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Engraved emu eggs
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Peter Carlo
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Cylindrical basket decorated with pigment

Cylindrical basket decorated with pigment

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Baskets
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Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Child's drawing by unknown artist

Child's drawing by unknown artist

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Sailing on Sydney Harbor [sic]

Sailing on Sydney Harbor [sic]

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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Edwards Dunlop & Co
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Length of blue tapestry wool

Length of blue tapestry wool

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Yarns
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Appointment card for MacRobertson Ltd Sydney

Appointment card for MacRobertson Ltd Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Cards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1930
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Australian Palace, Central Hall, Franco-British Exhibition, London, 1908

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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London, England
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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Film negative - Mustering yards, Oenpelli, Northern Territory,  photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1928

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1928
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Black and white negative glass lantern slide - Base of Ayers Rock Northern Territory, showing effect of aoelian erosion, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1926

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1926
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The Poetical Works of W.M. Falconer.

The Poetical Works of W.M. Falconer.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Books
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ganygulpa
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Mourning card for Isabella Lewis

Mourning card for Isabella Lewis

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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1798
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Hot water bottle

Hot water bottle

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Bed-warmers
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Robert Fowler Pottery Works
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Certificate awarded to Mrs V.M. Wilson  at the Warren Show, 1967 for first prize for a tapestry bag

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Warren, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1967
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Child's drawing - 'The whistle ducks fanning the rainbow' by Lucia Carlingun age 16, St Francis Xavier School, Daly River NT

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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St Francis Xavier School, Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lucia Carlingun
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Metal tray with a portrait of Queen Elizabeth II

Metal tray with a portrait of Queen Elizabeth II

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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Trays
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Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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St Francis Xavier School, Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Martina Parry
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Wire clothes peg

Wire clothes peg

Bothwell Museum collection
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Clothes pegs
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Bothwell, Tasmania, Australia
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Bothwell Museum
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Teucrium corymbosum

Teucrium corymbosum

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 Baijini at Port Bradshaw, Yirrkala, 1948

The Baijini at Port Bradshaw, Yirrkala, 1948

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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1948
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Four Macleay Street Potts Point

Four Macleay Street Potts Point

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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1950
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Artwork for

Artwork for "A Peaceful Pacific" pamphlet

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 1
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Artworks
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People for Nuclear Disarmament
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Pamplet titled

Pamplet titled "Every step you take"

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 1
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Pamphlets
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People for Nuclear Disarmament
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Brown cotton thread

Brown cotton thread

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Threads
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A black and white class photograph entitled

A black and white class photograph entitled "3rd and 4th cla...

Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Photographs
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Thirlmere, New South Wales, Australia
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1930
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'Kaningarra' by Manmarr Daisy Andrews, 2007

'Kaningarra' by Manmarr Daisy Andrews, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Paintings
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Fitzroy Crossing, Western Australia, Australia
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Manmarr D. Andrews
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2007
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Child's drawing - by Toby Pensio

Child's drawing - by Toby Pensio

1992 Torres Strait Islands Cultural Festival collection
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Drawings
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Thursday Island Primary School, Thursday Island, Torres Strait, Aus...
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Toby Pensio
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1992
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Skipping

Skipping

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1906
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Armband from Milingimbi, N.T.Used in Narva ceremony, 'Yiritja', Cape Stewart.

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American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Armbands
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Cape Stewart, North Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Child's drawing by Raymond, Ernabella SA

Child's drawing by Raymond, Ernabella SA

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Raymond
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1954
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'Natawalu' by Mayapu Elsie Thomas, 2007

'Natawalu' by Mayapu Elsie Thomas, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Paintings
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Fitzroy Crossing, Western Australia, Australia
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Mayapu E. Thomas
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2007
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Organic material necklace

Organic material necklace

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Necklaces
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Child's drawing ? Hunting

Child's drawing ? Hunting

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Francis Mary
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OCEAN BEACH, MANLY, N.S.W.

OCEAN BEACH, MANLY, N.S.W.

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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Cartoon depicting a man wearing a business suit, falling through the air

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Vane Lindesay collection no. 1
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Cartoons
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Mr Vane Lindesay
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FELLING A FOREST VETERAN.

FELLING A FOREST VETERAN.

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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Blade [stone implement]

Blade [stone implement]

Enid Bowden collection
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Stone artefacts
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Normanton, Queensland, Australia
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Pigmented, wooden cylindrical hafted stone hatchet

Pigmented, wooden cylindrical hafted stone hatchet

Salisbury and South Wiltshire Museum collection
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Hatchets
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Australia
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Not provided
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1969
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Box iron

Box iron

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Laundry irons
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1956 Olympic Games souvenir badge of the Russian Combined Sports Association

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People's Paraphernalia collection no. 21
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Commemorative badges
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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1956
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Lens box for Kern-Paillard lens

Lens box for Kern-Paillard lens

Hans Wetzel collection
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Photographic equipment containers
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Buderim, Queensland, Australia
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Hans Wetzels Movie Museum
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Men planting trees

Men planting trees

Micolaj Wolk-Lewanowicz collection
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Photographs
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1950
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Firestick

Firestick

Douglas Seaton collection
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Firesticks
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Cairns, Queensland, Australia
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Poster advertising Regular Milk Australia's first 200 years on one litre whole milk cartons

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ACT Milk Authority collection
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Advertising posters
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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ACT Milk Authority
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1987
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Fax Features

Fax Features

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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George Bass Circumnavigated Tasmania 1798

George Bass Circumnavigated Tasmania 1798

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Tasmania, Australia
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1906
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New Testament

New Testament

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Bibles
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1812
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Roy Barker collection no. 1
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Cremorne, Mosman's Bay, Sydney

Cremorne, Mosman's Bay, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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The Valentine & Sons' Publishing Co.
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Eagles at Bay by Kevin Gilbert

Eagles at Bay by Kevin Gilbert

Eleanor Williams-Gilbert collection
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Linocuts
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Mr Kevin Gilbert
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1967
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