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Boomerang with red and white pigment

Boomerang with red and white pigment

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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"FIRST PRIZE, GOULBURN, 1907, A., P., AND H. SOCIETY"

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1907
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A Happy and Prosperous New Year

A Happy and Prosperous New Year

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Caulfield Cup, 1905

Caulfield Cup, 1905

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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South Caulfield, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1905
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New South Waled lancers and 6th Dragon Guards

New South Waled lancers and 6th Dragon Guards

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Springfield before 1880s

Springfield before 1880s

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Print - A Practical Lesson

Print - A Practical Lesson

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Prints
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London, England
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Thomas McLean
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1834
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Glass plate negative - Clara and Monica, Hermannsburg, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1923

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Lantern slides
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Hermannsburg, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1923
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Greetings from the Antipodes [image of Aboriginal woman wearing red spotted scarf]

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Woman sewing a boy's pants

Woman sewing a boy's pants

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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Opperman with bike on shoulder Oct 1977 on ST Kilda Pier

Opperman with bike on shoulder Oct 1977 on ST Kilda Pier

Sir Hubert Opperman collection no. 2
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Photographs
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Weapon - Club - wooden

Weapon - Club - wooden

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Clubs
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Convict love token from J.J. or T.T. 1832

Convict love token from J.J. or T.T. 1832

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Wooden club, Weapon

Wooden club, Weapon

Stan Mitchell collection
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Clubs
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Weapon - Spearthrower

Weapon - Spearthrower

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Spearthrowers
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Hand Fibel owned by Reverend John Grosse's mother Evelyn Scholz

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Reverend John Grosse collection
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Reverend John Grosse
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1897
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Small metal frying pan

Small metal frying pan

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Frying pans
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'Dreaming of Matjadji' painted by David Corby Tjapaltjarri, 1975

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Paintings
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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David Corby Tjapaltjarri
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1975
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Comin' Home by Ros Langford

Comin' Home by Ros Langford

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Ros Langford collection
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Acrylic paintings
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Tasmania, Australia
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Ros Langford
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Tower and Tower Bridge, London

Tower and Tower Bridge, London

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Miser's purse

Miser's purse

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Purses
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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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Angurugu, Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Janice Durila
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Stan Mitchell collection
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Identification card for Edgar Wikner Percival, issued by the British Air Commission, Washington DC

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Dr Robert C Percival collection
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Identity cards
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Mr Edgar W. Percival
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In Pennington Gardens, showing St Peter's Cathedral, Adelaide, SA

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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1929
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'Bundjungu',  bark painting, native plant species

'Bundjungu', 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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2013
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Silver presentation case containing a small magnifier, which was given to astronomer William Bayly by Captain James Cook on his third voyage

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Captain Cook Magnifier collection
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Magnifying glasses
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Australia
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William Bayly
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1776
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Handwritten recipe for elderberry wine

Handwritten recipe for elderberry wine

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Manuscripts
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County of Bendigo Agricultural and Horticultural Society medallion awarded to Wilhelm Greiffenhagen, 1886

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Wilhelm Greiffenhagen collection
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Medallions
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Bendigo, Victoria, Australia
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1886
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Sepia photograph of Mundaring Weir, 1912

Sepia photograph of Mundaring Weir, 1912

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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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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1966
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Technical drawing of a Percival Mew Gull E3H aircraft

Technical drawing of a Percival Mew Gull E3H aircraft

Dr Robert C Percival collection
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Technical drawings
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Mr Edgar W. Percival
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1934
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Hotel Mansions, Kings Cross, Sydney

Hotel Mansions, Kings Cross, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Kings Cross, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Australian Aborigines Camp, NSW.

Australian Aborigines Camp, NSW.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Pencil and watercolour, on paper in Papunya style by unknown Pintupi artist, 1971

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Papunya Art 2008 collection
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Watercolour paintings
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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1971
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The city from Pennington Gardens, Adelaide, SA

The city from Pennington Gardens, Adelaide, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Four boys, two in scout uniforms, with bicycles in the background

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Arts Festival - Melbourne 1956

The Arts Festival - Melbourne 1956

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 3
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Books
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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1956
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Female symbol and fist

Female symbol and fist

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Badges
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Australia
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People for Nuclear Disarmament
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1981
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Scenes - Australian Coast

Scenes - Australian Coast

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Mr Herbert Beecroft
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Group of women, a girl, and a baby, posed in front of a tent

Group of women, a girl, and a baby, posed in front of a tent

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The river and park, Swan Hill, Vic

The river and park, 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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'Wundan', bark painting, native plant species

'Wundan', 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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Postcard featuring the portraits of 26 men of the Brisbane Tramways Company

Postcard featuring the portraits of 26 men of the Brisbane T...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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British Tramways Company
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1910
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Boomerangs
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Central Australia, Australia
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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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Dale Ampeybegan
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The weir out for its annual overhaul, Mildura, Vic

The weir out for its annual overhaul, Mildura, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mildura, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Nemarluk

Nemarluk

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Port Keats (Wadeye), Northern Territory, Australia
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Jack V
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Hawkesbury A College, Richmond NSW

Hawkesbury A College, Richmond NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Richmond, Hawkesbury, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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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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Angurugu, Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Rodney Nglami
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Miss Nellie Stewart

Miss Nellie Stewart

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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Handbell - Note E Octave 7 Pattern 06

Handbell - Note E Octave 7 Pattern 06

Jennifer Anne Murphy collection
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Musical instruments
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London, England
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Whitechapel Bell Foundry
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1910
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Sydney Hospital

Sydney Hospital

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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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Here's a health to all those that I love

Here's a health to all those that I love

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Pukumani Poles

Pukumani Poles

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Anacleta Timaepakua
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Bark Painting, Fishing Scene showing Dugong and Turtle, from Groote Eylandt, 1948

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American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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1948
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Spear

Spear

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Spears
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Jamieson Range, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Jackson Mclean
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Continuation of handwritten recipes for

Continuation of handwritten recipes for "Preserved Apples", ...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Manuscripts
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Springfield Shearers, 1880.

Springfield Shearers, 1880.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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1880
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Suspension bridge, Queanbeyan

Suspension bridge, Queanbeyan

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Queanbeyan, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1905
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