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Murphy's Law

Murphy's Law

Mary Nicholson collection no. 2
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Sculptures
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North Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Peter Nicholson
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1988
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The Brandenburg Gate from the West, 1961

The Brandenburg Gate from the West, 1961

Fred Daly collection
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Mothers and Widows badge issued to the mother of 9956 Driver Alison Hope Oliver, AIF, who was killed in France

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Alison Hope Oliver collection
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Badges
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Egypt
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Commonwealth of Australia
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1919
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Sydney University

Sydney University

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Chatswood, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss E. Clemenson
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1907
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Stan Mitchell collection
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Violin made by William Auchterlonie, 1939

Violin made by William Auchterlonie, 1939

Raymond Holliday collection
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Violins
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The Tourist.

The Tourist.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Journals
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A Pigeon's letter

A Pigeon's letter

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Cards
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Handmade awl

Handmade awl

Guiseppe Picone collection
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Awls
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Mr Guiseppe '. Picone
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Black and white photograph of Fred Daly shaking hands with Ku Cheng-Kang, Secretary-General National Assembly, Republic of China, 1963

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Fred Daly collection
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Photographs
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China
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Hon Frederick 'Fred' M. Daly
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1963
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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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Susanne Hayes
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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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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Andrew Daniels
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Billabong and shields

Billabong and shields

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Lettercard:  Mosman Bay, Sydney, N.S.W

Lettercard: Mosman Bay, Sydney, N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Lettercards
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Mosman Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1912
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Panorama from Gremorne Heights, Sydney NSW

Panorama from Gremorne Heights, Sydney NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Cremorne Heights, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1928
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Letter from Betty Jones to Robert Scates

Letter from Betty Jones to Robert Scates

Robert Scates collection
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Letters
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Betty Jones
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1972
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Cylindrical basket

Cylindrical basket

Enid Bowden collection
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Baskets
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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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Overdosed

Overdosed

Political Humour Competition 1996 collection
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Cartoons
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Mr Michael Atchison
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1996
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Junior Red Cross Society, NSW

Junior Red Cross Society, NSW

Reverend John Grosse collection
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Club badges
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Reverend John Grosse
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 Botanical specimen - saltbush (Atriplex crystallinum), collected by Ferdinand von Mueller

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Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
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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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Bride and bridesmaids

Bride and bridesmaids

Margot Child collection
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Photographs
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Mrs Margot Child
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People walking past a poster

People walking past a poster

Fred Daly collection
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Photographs
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On the track to Sherbrooke Falls, Victoria

On the track to Sherbrooke Falls, Victoria

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sherbrooke Falls, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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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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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Maxie J. Davis
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Tmesipteris Tannensis

Tmesipteris Tannensis

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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Peace Bus with peace flag

Peace Bus with peace flag

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 1
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Photographs
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People for Nuclear Disarmament
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Painting depicts a fresh water crocodile surrounded by one

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J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mick Gubargu
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Photograph of Concetto Cali and Carmelo Mirabelli with his first bike, Ingham 1951

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Carmelo Mirabelli collection no. 2
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Mr Carmelo Mirabelli
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Captain and crew SS Wyreema 1921

Captain and crew SS Wyreema 1921

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Kodak Ltd
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Convict love token from George Rain, 1831

Convict love token from George Rain, 1831

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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Drawings
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Kirton Point, South Australia, Australia
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Raeleen Champion
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Image of sunset over water

Image of sunset over water

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1909
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Certificate for First Prize...Best Worked Table Centre to Mrs V.M. Wilson for her Round Rose tablecloth

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Stawell, Victoria, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1964
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Courtroom sketch of the jury foreman at the trial of Lindy and Michael Chamberlain, 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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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Edna M. Tipiloura
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Teacup in cream ceramic, with pink floral design and metallic pink trim

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Teacups
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Queens Wharf, Melbourne, in the 'Fifties'

Queens Wharf, Melbourne, in the 'Fifties'

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Yarra River, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1850
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Dolly clothes peg

Dolly clothes peg

Margaret Heap collection
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Clothes pegs
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New Norfolk, Tasmania, Australia
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Pioneer Woodware Co
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1950
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Children's Beach, Manly NSW

Children's Beach, 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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Cedar box stamped in gold on lid

Cedar box stamped in gold on lid "A. L. F."

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Presentation boxes
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Augustus L. Faithfull
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School report

School report

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Reports
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Apron made of yellow muslin edged in cotton binding

Apron made of yellow muslin edged in cotton binding

Gwyneth Ottrey collection
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Aprons
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Myrtleford, Victoria, Australia
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Mrs Florence O. Ottrey
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Walka design from Ernabella

Walka design from Ernabella

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 3
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Paintings
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Tjariya (. Stanley
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1954
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Handwritten recipe

Handwritten recipe

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Manuscripts
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Doily

Doily

Lois Grosse collection
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Doilies
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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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Harold Chatfield
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Luga di Lugano

Luga di Lugano

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Stereoscopic view card depicting an Afghan Hound, from a Weet-Bix cereal packet series [Card 6]

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Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Stereo photographs
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Sanitarium Health Food Co.
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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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Owen Koomeeta
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Canadian Mask

Canadian Mask

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Masks
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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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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Mount Isa, Queensland, Australia
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Allyn Munns
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General view, Byron Bay

General view, Byron Bay

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Byron Bay, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Convict love token from Joseph Hickman, 1829

Convict love token from Joseph Hickman, 1829

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Stan Mitchell collection
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Stereoscopic view card depicting a Blue Tiger Butterfly, from a Lipton's tea packet series [Card 3 of 16]

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Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Stereo photographs
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Mr Myles J. Dunphy
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Umbrella used by AL Faithfull

Umbrella used by AL Faithfull

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Umbrellas
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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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Margaret Rose
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A Resident For President

A Resident For President

Australian Republican Movement collection
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Stickers
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Australian Republican Movement
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1999
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Kunzea peduncularis

Kunzea peduncularis

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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