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Crimson full-length tunic, part of Castellorizian formal attire worn by Rose Pappas

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George Pappas collection no. 1
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Tunics
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Megisti, Greece
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Rose Pappas
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1922
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Undiscovered #3, from a series of ten prints by Michael Cook, 2010

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Michael Cook collection
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Mr Michael Cook
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2010
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United States Battleship New Jersey

United States Battleship New Jersey

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Wave Hill, Northern Territory, Australia
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Jill King Labarooy Nangala
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'Mrs Potts' laundry iron

'Mrs Potts' laundry iron

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Laundry irons
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United States of America
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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1930
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Mulga wood shield by Andy Tjilari, 1975

Mulga wood shield by Andy Tjilari, 1975

Diana James collection
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Shields
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Fregon, South Australia, Australia
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Mr Andy Tjilari
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1975
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The Tourist.

The Tourist.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Journals
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Ranelagh House, Mt Eliza, Vic

Ranelagh House, Mt Eliza, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mount Eliza, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Lantern slide - Pitjantjatjara men wearing wooden hair ornaments known as 'elenba', central Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920-1924

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Lantern slides
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Northern Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1920
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Wet specimen - Horse - foetus

Wet specimen - Horse - foetus

MacKenzie collection
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Zoological specimens
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Purple grey woollen shift dress

Purple grey woollen shift dress

Hanna Lemberg collection
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Dresses
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Club

Club

Patricia Heath collection
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Ms Patricia Heath
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Wandjina with Rainbow Serpent and boomerangs

Wandjina with Rainbow Serpent and boomerangs

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Bark paintings
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Lily Karadada
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Certificate

Certificate

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Woven plant fibre basket, with bands of fabric and feathers

Woven plant fibre basket, with bands of fabric and feathers

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Baskets
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Postcard featuring a black and white photograph of a reward poster for Martin Cash, George Jones and Lawrence Cavenagh

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Martin Cash
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1843
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Cigarette case

Cigarette case

Justice Else-Mitchell collection no. 1
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Brown cotton thread

Brown cotton thread

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Threads
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Comboyne

Comboyne

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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Boulogne Restaurant

Boulogne Restaurant

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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London, England
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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White ceramic dessert bowl with 'CACS' in the centre

White ceramic dessert bowl with 'CACS' in the centre

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Dessert dishes
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Pennington, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Pennington Migrant Centre
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1940
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Film negative - Travelling through rough sandstone tablelands in the interior of Arnhem Land, Northern Territory,  photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1928

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1928
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Herbert Keys collection
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Queen Victoria statue, Queen Victoria Gardens, Melbourne, Vic

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Batik practice piece showing design in progress on fabric, attributed to Nyukana 'Daisy' Baker, 1975

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Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 7
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Textiles
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Jogjakarta, Java, Indonesia
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Nyukana (Daisy) Baker
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1975
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Camels 1999

Camels 1999

Balarinji Art collection no.2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Coo-ee!  Australia Day, Unley, Ausgust 1917

Coo-ee! Australia Day, Unley, Ausgust 1917

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Wartime badges
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Unley, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Australian Red Cross Society
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1917
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Sydney Harbour Bridge, NSW

Sydney Harbour Bridge, NSW

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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Rose Stereograph Co.
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The Technical School, Bairnsdale, Vic

The Technical School, Bairnsdale, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bairnsdale, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Pencil sketch depicting an elm tree

Pencil sketch depicting an elm tree

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Analogue to digital converter

Analogue to digital converter

CSIRO WLAN collection
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Electric converters
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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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Giles Ngakyunkwoka
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Two photographs on card entitled Mia Mia and Lubras, and Reflections under the bluff

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Nicholas Caire collection
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Lake Tyers, East Gippsland, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Nicholas Caire
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Whitefellas Spinning Around by Jean Inyalanka Burke, 2011

Whitefellas Spinning Around by Jean Inyalanka Burke, 2011

Warakurna History Paintings collection no.2
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Paintings
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Jean I. Burke
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2011
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Passenger's small card pass valid for P&O RMS 'Strathmore' at Fremantle, Adelaide and Melbourne from 10-19 September, 1950

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Andrzej Jedrzejowski collection
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1950
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In the olden times

In the olden times

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Melanie Roberts
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ACF - Australian Comforts Fund 1918

ACF - Australian Comforts Fund 1918

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Wartime badges
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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A W. Patrick
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1918
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Coloured drawing of Prussian

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Cake slice

Cake slice

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Cake slicers
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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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Rose Bay, Sydney N.S.W

Rose Bay, Sydney N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Rose Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Cowrie shell

Cowrie shell

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Specimens
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Anney
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Platypus swims to its burrow

Platypus swims to its burrow

Balarinji Art collection no.2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Letter from Maurice Horn informing Vane Lindesay, 1976

Letter from Maurice Horn informing Vane Lindesay, 1976

Vane Lindesay collection no. 1
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Letters
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New York, United States of America
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Maurice Horn
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1976
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My big brother is going to Wutan. Last week we went camping out and I caught some fish

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Beth Ngakyunkiookka
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Railway Station 7/16

Railway Station 7/16

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Newtown, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1909
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Adelaide - From the River Torrens

Adelaide - From the River Torrens

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Show Ground, National Exhibition, Brisbane, Queensland.

Show Ground, National Exhibition, Brisbane, Queensland.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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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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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dhamarranji
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Letter of congratulations to Edna Thompson on receiving a British Empire Medal

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Thompson Family collection
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Letters
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Edna M. Thompson
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1977
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Railway Station, Granville, N.S.W.

Railway Station, Granville, N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Granville, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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F W Wine
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1908
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Postcard featuring a coloured printed drawing of an Austrian soldier writing home.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Murwillumbah Fire. 15/09/07. From Church Hill P.O. and Bank Ruins on the Right

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Murwillumbah, New South Wales, Australia
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Postmaster General's Department
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1907
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Loch Torridon

Loch Torridon

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Invitation to a luncheon in honour of Sir Edward Harding, Canberra, 4 December 1936

Invitation to a luncheon in honour of Sir Edward Harding, Ca...

Betty Hall collection
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr H L. Napthali
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1936
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Cartoon depicting a Chinese man standing in front of a group

Cartoon depicting a Chinese man standing in front of a group

Clarrie King collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Clarrie King
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1972
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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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Coburg Amateur Cycling Club 1931 special prize trophy won by Reg Goodwin

Coburg Amateur Cycling Club 1931 special prize trophy won by...

Reg Goodwin collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Reginald A. Goodwin
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1931
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