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White ceramic soup bowl with letters CACS

White ceramic soup bowl with letters CACS

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Soup bowls
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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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VWBBA A Grade Premiership 1958 - Melbourne Blue

VWBBA A Grade Premiership 1958 - Melbourne Blue

History of Netball - Margaret Pewtress collection
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Certificates
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Round copper plaque

Round copper plaque

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Plaques
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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North Head Quarantine Station
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Ivanhoe Gold Mine

Ivanhoe Gold Mine

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Ivanhoe, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Plate No. 12  in Carter's Floral Illustrations

Plate No. 12 in Carter's Floral Illustrations

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Prints
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'Opossum tree story', by Narritjin Maymuru, 1966

'Opossum tree story', by Narritjin Maymuru, 1966

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Narritjin Maymuru
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1966
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Dear me! I wasn't aware that Mr Sanders was addicted to drink...

Dear me! I wasn't aware that Mr Sanders was addicted to drin...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Jim Webb sitting at the wheel of a car with his wife Hope (nee Faithfull) standing beside him in the driveway

Jim Webb sitting at the wheel of a car with his wife Hope (n...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Armband

Armband

Charles Hart collection
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Armbands
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Archibald Memorial. Hyde Park. Sydney N.S.W.

Archibald Memorial. Hyde Park. Sydney N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Hyde Park, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Stan Mitchell collection
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Postcard featuring a sepia photograph image of

Postcard featuring a sepia photograph image of "Moor Park Ho...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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WNBBAV A Grade Runners- Up, Autumn 1960 won by Aberfeldie

WNBBAV A Grade Runners- Up, Autumn 1960 won by Aberfeldie

History of Netball - Margaret Pewtress collection
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Certificates
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Soldier's Memorial and Observatory Obelisks, Parramatta Park, N.S.W.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Parramatta, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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State Boys' Memorial - that's one of our boys, 1919

State Boys' Memorial - that's one of our boys, 1919

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Commemorative badges
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Atkinson & Co
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1919
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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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Simeon Arkwookerum
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Painting no. 12, Rainbow Serpent story by Dick Roughsey - The Tree-goanna brothers, the Wangoo, climbed after Goorialla

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Dick Roughsey Rainbow Serpent collection
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Oil paintings
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Dick Roughsey OBE
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Cane cuirass

Cane cuirass

Papuan Official collection
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Torso armour
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea
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Mr S D Burrows
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1914
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Knife

Knife

Stan Mitchell collection
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Stone tools
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Sculpture

Sculpture

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Wood carvings
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Amata, South Australia, Australia
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George Munkari
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1975
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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Central Australia, Australia
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Small metal bottle opener

Small metal bottle opener

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Bottle openers
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Commonwealth Railways oval cast metal plaque

Commonwealth Railways oval cast metal plaque

Australian National Railways Commission collection
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Coats of arms
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South Australia, Australia
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Commonwealth Railways
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1951
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HMS Eclipse

HMS Eclipse

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Boomerangs
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Voiture de Gala, Musee des Voitures a Trianon

Voiture de Gala, Musee des Voitures a Trianon

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Sketchbook, 'RDS Garden', Diana Boyer

Sketchbook, 'RDS Garden', Diana Boyer

Diana Boyer collection
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Sketchbooks
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Diana Boyer
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Pages 29 to 32 of the copy of the Jerilderie Letter, which was originally composed by Ned Kelly

Pages 29 to 32 of the copy of the Jerilderie Letter, which w...

Christies Auction collection
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Letters
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Stringybark Creek, Victoria, Australia
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Edward 'Ned' Kelly
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1879
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Postcard featuring

Postcard featuring "A British Soldier's Letter from Weeton /...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Certificate

Certificate

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Prize certificates
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Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia
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1885
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'Flying dingoes', painted by Mick Namarari Tjapaltjarri, 1974

'Flying dingoes', painted by Mick Namarari Tjapaltjarri, 197...

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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Mick N. Tjapaltjarri
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1974
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Mena Camp Tramp Terminus - (Cairo)

Mena Camp Tramp Terminus - (Cairo)

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Cards
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Cairo, Egypt
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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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Drawings
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Oswald Coparbar
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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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Neville Pootchemunka
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Painting depicts an abstract pattern with patterned squares

Painting depicts an abstract pattern with patterned squares

Maningrida Arts and Crafts 04/06/1974 collection
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Bark paintings
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Manakudok-adjiripa, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Jacky Maranberra
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1974
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International Exhibition Victoria, 1873 medallion awarded to Wilhelm Greiffenhagen

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Wilhelm Greiffenhagen collection
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Medallions
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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1873
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Mutton bird spit

Mutton bird spit

Vernon Graham collection
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Hunting and gathering tools
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Flinders Island, Tasmania, Australia
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Vernon Graham
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1992
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Why don't you send your boy to school?

Why don't you send your boy to school?

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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England, Great Britain
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Raphael Tuck & Sons
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Bark painting 'Birth of a Mimi' by Yirawala, mouth of the Liverpool River

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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Bark paintings
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Liverpool River, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Yirawala
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Wooden club, Weapon

Wooden club, Weapon

Stan Mitchell collection
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Clubs
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Postcard featuring two horses with jockeys in a field

Postcard featuring two horses with jockeys in a field

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Kodak
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Stop French Testing

Stop French Testing

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Political badges
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Muroroa Atoll, Tuamotu Archipelago, French Polynesia
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Direction des Centres d'Experimentation Nucleaires
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1966
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Top hat worn by Henry Bayton Somer Gullett MC OAM

Top hat worn by Henry Bayton Somer Gullett MC OAM

Wight-Gullett collection
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Top hats
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London, England
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Richard Hunt & Co Pty Ltd
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1960
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Linocut titled Badu Harbour, by Joseph Au, 2012

Linocut titled Badu Harbour, by Joseph Au, 2012

National Museum of Australia History Through Art Award 2012 collection
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Linocuts
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Badu Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Joseph Au
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Mary Bryden

Mary Bryden

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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1882
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Arthur Street, Montgomery

Arthur Street, Montgomery

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Letter from Samuel Bromley to Thomas Mussen, November 16th 1864

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Alexander Mussen collection
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Letters
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Pyramul, New South Wales, Australia
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Reverend Samuel Bromley
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1864
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Balmain Sydney - A Happy New year

Balmain Sydney - A Happy New year

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Balmain, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Bark painting 'The first firing of the bush at Caledon Bay' by Mungurrawuy Yunapingu, Port Bradshaw

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Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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Port Bradshaw, North-east Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mungurrawuy Yunupingu
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Courtroom sketch 'Mr Gormack. Defense Witness. Oct. 19. 1982, son Paul attacked by dingo.' by Veronica O'Leary.

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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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Convict love token from Henry Meyers, 1832

Convict love token from Henry Meyers, 1832

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Camelot with two women and a child

Camelot with two women and a child

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Hand-coloured and annotated map of Holland

Hand-coloured and annotated map of Holland

Nance Pownall collection
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Maps
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Rotterdam, Holland
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Mrs Nancy M. Pownall
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1937
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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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Sofala, New South Wales, Australia
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Teddy Sampson
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Red hard cover elephant folio scrapbook relating to John [Johnny] Warrens' soccer career 1973

Red hard cover elephant folio scrapbook relating to John [Jo...

John 'Johnny' Warren collection
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Scrapbooks
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Johnny Warren MBE OAM
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Certificate

Certificate

David Westcott collection no. 6
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Certificates
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1888
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Red fabric headband worn by Barrie Pittock

Red fabric headband worn by Barrie Pittock

Barrie Pittock collection
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Headbands
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Dr Barrie Pittock
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1970
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Gardiner Two Day Marine Chronometer No 5/3947 in wooden case

Gardiner Two Day Marine Chronometer No 5/3947 in wooden case

Department of Defence collection
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Chronometers
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London, England
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R Gardner
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1893
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Prince Alfred Hospital

Prince Alfred Hospital

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Envelope with an illustration of a merino ram on it

Envelope with an illustration of a merino ram on it

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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