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Black dress worn by Lindy Chamberlain at the second inquest into the death of Azaria Chamberlain

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Lindy Chamberlain-Creighton collection no. 1
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Dresses
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Mrs Lindy Chamberlain-Creighton
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Coogee Beach NSW

Coogee Beach NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Coogee Beach, Coogee, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Postcard featuring Law Courts, Melbourne

Postcard featuring Law Courts, Melbourne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Melbourne Law Courts, Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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1874
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Ferris toy train locomotive and tender

Ferris toy train locomotive and tender

Bruce Macdonald collection
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Toy trains
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Bowl with burnt engraved designs

Bowl with burnt engraved designs

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Bowls
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Nola
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NO DAMS

NO DAMS

Bob Brown collection no. 1
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Stickers
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Tasmania, Australia
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Senator Bob Brown
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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, Northern Territory, Australia
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Andrew J. Portaminni
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Black and white photographic postcard of Circular Quay with artist's impression of the Sydney Opera House

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney Opera House, Bennelong Point, Sydney, New South Wales, Austr...
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Australian News and Information Bureau
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1950
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Pencil and wash drawing depicting two women, by Butcher Joe Nangan

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Joe (Butcher) Nangan
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1976
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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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Nathaniel Kawangka
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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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A Grey Day

A Grey Day

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr James A. Turner
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Sticker 'PMG'

Sticker 'PMG'

Australia Post Historical collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Postmaster General's Department
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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School report

School report

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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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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Enid Purutataameri
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Envelopes
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Aldinga Annual Ploughing Match 1853 'Best Man'

Aldinga Annual Ploughing Match 1853 'Best Man'

David Allen medals collection
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1853
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Handwritten recipe for

Handwritten recipe for "Potatoe paste"

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Manuscripts
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Weapon - Club - wooden

Weapon - Club - wooden

Charles Hart collection
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Clubs
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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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Sammy
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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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Unknown
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Mrs. Macquarie's Chair and Farm Cove

Mrs. Macquarie's Chair and Farm Cove

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Farm Cove, Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1905
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Mouse sculpture

Mouse sculpture

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Wood carvings
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Wingellina, Western Australia, Australia
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Jean I. Burke
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1982
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'Kunawarritji and Kinyu' by Eubena Nampitjin, 2007

'Kunawarritji and Kinyu' by Eubena Nampitjin, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Kilykily, Western Australia, Australia
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Eubena Nampitjin
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2007
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'Djirird and Damala' by Narritjin Maymuru of Yirrkala, painted in Darwin, 1967

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Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 4
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Bark paintings
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Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
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Narritjin Maymuru
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1967
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White enamel kidney dish

White enamel kidney dish

Thompson Family collection
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Health and medical equipment
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Cartoon of media mogul Rupert Murdoch dressed as a film director

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Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Mr Ward O'Neill
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Water bottle

Water bottle

Jean Galbraith collection
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Beverage bottles
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'Lampu, Kurninarra, Kartalapuru, Kujuwarri' by Kuji Rosie Goodjie, 2007

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Canning Stock Route collection
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Paintings
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Kuji R. Goodjie
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2007
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Fitzroy Falls, near Mossvale, N.S.W

Fitzroy Falls, near Mossvale, N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Fiztroy Falls, Fitzroy Falls, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Liverpool Plains P A & H Association 1877 'Arab Stallion'

Liverpool Plains P A & H Association 1877 'Arab Stallion'

David Allen medals collection
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1877
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Lilian Faithfull in her wedding dress, standing on the veranda at Springfield holding her bouquet in her right hand.

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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The Tourist.

The Tourist.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Journals
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1833
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Ochre sample used by Kenny Brown, 2013

Ochre sample used by Kenny Brown, 2013

Kenny Brown collection
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Ochre
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Mr Kenny Brown
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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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Ian Pootchemunka
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'Punmu' by Mary Meribida, 2008

'Punmu' by Mary Meribida, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Bidyadanga (La Grange), Western Australia, Australia
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Mary Meribida
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2008
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Myoporum humile

Myoporum humile

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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Wooden crossbow with bark string

Wooden crossbow with bark string

Chai Vang and Por Ye collection
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Crossbows
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Retort House, Mortlake

Retort House, Mortlake

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mortlake, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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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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Neville P. Japangardi
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Hardy
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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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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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James N. Blowhard
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Photograph of Ruby Monaghan in cricket attire

Photograph of Ruby Monaghan in cricket attire

Ruby Lee collection
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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Certificate

Certificate

Woodleigh Shorthorn Stud collection
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Prize certificates
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Royal Agricultural Society of Victoria
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1965
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Symmetrical brown boomerang

Symmetrical brown boomerang

Daisy Bates and Herbert Browne collection
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Boomerangs
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Ooldea, South Australia, Australia
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Daisy M. Bates CBE
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Media pass for the 1982 Royal visit

Media pass for the 1982 Royal visit

Graeme Thomson collection
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Passes
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Parliament of Australia
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1982
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Glass plate negative - An episode in the great fire ceremony, Forrest River mission, Western Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1916

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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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1916
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Portable writing case with a parquetry lid

Portable writing case with a parquetry lid

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Writing cases
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Knife

Knife

Stan Mitchell collection
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Stone tools
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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, Northern Territory, Australia
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John A. Munkara
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Typed document on the death of Mr W P Faithfull

Typed document on the death of Mr W P Faithfull

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Obituaries
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The Gateway, Wylde St, Potts Point NSW

The Gateway, Wylde St, Potts Point NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Potts Point, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Cartoon depicting US President Nixon's head as an American eagle

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Louis Zmak collection
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Cartoons
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United States of America
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Frank Benier
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1961
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'cantchant (shield), 2015'  by Vernon Ah Kee

'cantchant (shield), 2015' by Vernon Ah Kee

Vernon Ah Kee Collection No. 2
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Vernon Ah Kee
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2015
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Postcard depicting Miss Florence Young in 'Mother Goose'

Postcard depicting Miss Florence Young in 'Mother Goose'

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Talma & Co
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New South Wales Artillery

New South Wales Artillery

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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 'Wanydjarrpu', bark painting, native plant species

'Wanydjarrpu', 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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John Kelly's powder horn

John Kelly's powder horn

John Kelly Powder Horn collection
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Scrimshaw
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Courtroom sketch 'Michael Chamberlain giving evidence.' 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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