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Emu egg engraving of an echidna

Emu egg engraving of an echidna

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Engraved emu eggs
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Child's drawing by Cathy Watson, 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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Cathy Watson
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Leicester Castle

Leicester Castle

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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The light coming from behind the hills.

The light coming from behind the hills.

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Patricia Marrpurra
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Poster - 'Afrika Nite... Sat 18 Oct...'

Poster - 'Afrika Nite... Sat 18 Oct...'

Kerry Browning collection
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Event posters
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South Africa, Africa
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Women's Dreaming, by Emily Kame Kngwarreye

Women's Dreaming, by Emily Kame Kngwarreye

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Emily K. Kngwarreye
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The Book of Common Prayer

The Book of Common Prayer

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Prayer books
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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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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Mandy Roughsey
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Woodford Post Office Store

Woodford Post Office Store

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Postmaster General's Department
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Pearl shell

Pearl shell

Australian Institute of Anatomy Pacific Island unsourced collection
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Shells
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Pultenaea gunnii

Pultenaea gunnii

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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1876
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Ch I Can E

Ch I Can E

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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NSW Bookstall Co Ltd
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Murrumbidgee River above Barren Jack

Murrumbidgee River above Barren Jack

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Murrumbidgee River, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Basket made by Ngamayu Ngamaru Bidu

Basket made by Ngamayu Ngamaru Bidu

Canning Stock Route Collection no.2
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Baskets
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Ngamaru Bidu
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Watt's River, Vic

Watt's River, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Watts River, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Charles H. Young
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Pen sketch of a woman milking cows

Pen sketch of a woman milking cows

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Sketches
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A tisket, a tasket, I've found a yellow basket

A tisket, a tasket, I've found a yellow basket

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Cards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Girl with a bucket and spade, who is sitting on a rug on some stairs

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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British Military Issue Pattern 1842 Musket, or New Line, Socket Bayonet, used by Lieutenant Thomas Quinn, 73rd Regiment (ret), in Van Diemens Land

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Neil Martin collection
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Socket bayonets
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England
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George Salter & Co
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Child's drawing by Maria Fullerton, 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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Maria Fullerton
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Kay C. Tybingoompa
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Boomerang found near Canning Stock Route

Boomerang found near Canning Stock Route

James Ferguson collection
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Australia Day 1917

Australia Day 1917

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Wartime badges
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North Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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A W. Patrick
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1917
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Addition drives me mad

Addition drives me mad

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Beatles: Away with Words

The Beatles: Away with Words

Reverend John Grosse collection
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Badges
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Reverend John Grosse
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Film pack adaptor

Film pack adaptor

Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Photographic equipment
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New York, United States of America
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Eastman Kodak Company
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1903
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Ration card

Ration card

Bridge Family collection no. 3
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Douglas Robinson
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Cream-coloured dance program with 'Pass Mint, 2 Squadron' handwritten on the back

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dance programs
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Blue Lake, Mt Gambier, SA

Blue Lake, Mt Gambier, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mount Gambier, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Australian Aboriginal Chief & Gin

Australian Aboriginal Chief & Gin

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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Faded sepia photograph of a town

Faded sepia photograph of a town

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Colonial House Museum, Agar Stairs (house one)

The Colonial House Museum, Agar Stairs (house one)

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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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Can containing seeds

Can containing seeds

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Cans
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Malayan-type hollow cylindrical wooden pipe with metal bowl and surface incised in 'rark' patterning

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American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Smoking pipes
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Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Convict love token dated August 8th, 1803

Convict love token dated August 8th, 1803

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Agnes Toikalkin
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'Tingarri Dreaming', painted by Charlie Tjapangati, 1981

'Tingarri Dreaming', painted by Charlie Tjapangati, 1981

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Charlie Tjapangati
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1981
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Portion of Machine Shop

Portion of Machine Shop

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Point - glass - hafted

Point - glass - hafted

Herbert Keys collection
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Spearheads
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Geological Map, Canberra, ACT

Geological Map, Canberra, ACT

Thompson Family collection
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Geological maps
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Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Bureau of Mineral Resources
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1953
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Rose Bay, Sydney.

Rose Bay, Sydney.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Rose Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Bottle

Bottle

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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A Recipe for an Inflammation of the Eyes

A Recipe for an Inflammation of the Eyes

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

Convict love token from James Chiddey, 1820

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Camel Lady by Jean Burke

Camel Lady by Jean Burke

Warakurna History Paintings collection
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Paintings
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Warakurna Community, Western Australia, Australia
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Jean I. Burke
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2011
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Manly, NSW

Manly, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Photographic postcard depicting Miss Ethel Cole

Photographic postcard depicting Miss Ethel Cole

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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Kangaroo mounted on a circle

Kangaroo mounted on a circle

Terence Lane collection
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Pendants
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1910
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Anne Yeanio
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A Greeting From Melbourne

A Greeting From Melbourne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Document relating to the pardon of convict Thomas Jacques of Van Diemen's Land

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I Dowdle collection
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Legal documents
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Thomas Jaques
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1865
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The Murray River, Swan Hill, Vic

The Murray River, Swan Hill, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Swan Hill, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Launceston from Welman Street, Tas.

Launceston from Welman Street, Tas.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Courtroom sketch 'Dr. Rose.' by Veronica O'Leary, 1982.

Courtroom sketch 'Dr. Rose.' by Veronica O'Leary, 1982.

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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Rose Bay, Sydney Harbour, NSW

Rose Bay, Sydney Harbour, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Rose Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Lodgestone Reed, via Townsvill, Q

Lodgestone Reed, via Townsvill, Q

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Townsville, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Photograph of Edna Thompson and Maurice White, Sydney, 1934

Photograph of Edna Thompson and Maurice White, Sydney, 1934

Thompson Family collection
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Photographs
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Edna M. Thompson
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1934
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Portrait photograph of Michael Riley

Portrait photograph of Michael Riley

Jon Lewis collection
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Jon Lewis
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Wilmot Straham in his mia mia, Warrnambool, Vic

Wilmot Straham in his mia mia, Warrnambool, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Warrnambool, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1906
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