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Kerry Packer

Kerry Packer

Peter Nicholson collection no. 3B
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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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1983
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Glass plate negative - Luritja men demonstrating use of weapons, central Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

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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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1920
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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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Flemington Racecourse, Melbourne

Flemington Racecourse, Melbourne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Flemington, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Art Series
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An Australian Wild Flower

An Australian Wild Flower

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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Charles H. Kerry
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The Murray River, Swan Hill, Vic

The Murray River, 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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Wages book

Wages book

J B Young Ltd collection
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Wages books
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Queanbeyan, New South Wales, Australia
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J B Young Holdings Ltd
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1946
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Discussion Poster No.21 - Where Your Taxes Go - November 1, 1948

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George W Barber collection
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Posters
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Commonwealth Office of Education
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1948
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Lilian Faithfull and William Anderson on their wedding day.

Lilian Faithfull and William Anderson on their wedding day.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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HMAS Franklin

HMAS Franklin

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Handstitched leather shoe with iron nails in sole and heel [punishment shoe]

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Convict Era Shirt collection
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Shoes
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Granton, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Courtroom sketch 'Const. Metcalf & J. Phillips Q.C.' by Veronica O'Leary, dated 30 September 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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Round, pale pink velvet powder applicator

Round, pale pink velvet powder applicator

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Powder puffs
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Ration card

Ration card

Bridge Family collection no. 3
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Seeing the umpire home

Seeing the umpire home

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Master Jack McKenzie
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1906
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New Railway Station , Sydney

New Railway Station , Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Central Railway Station, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1907
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Business card for Colin Rodgers M.M

Business card for Colin Rodgers M.M

James Taylor Light Horse collection
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Sergeant James S. Taylor
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Lucian Faithfull, Robert Faithfull and Edgar Deane.

Lucian Faithfull, Robert Faithfull and Edgar Deane.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Portrait photographs
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Australia Day Burra Aug 10, 1918, Swing Bridge

Australia Day Burra Aug 10, 1918, Swing Bridge

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Commemorative badges
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Burra, South Australia, Australia
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Australian Red Cross Society
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1918
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Letter

Letter

Betty Hall collection
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Sir Robert 'Bob' G. Menzies
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1942
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Hooked boomerang made by Erlikilyika (Jim Kite) - moth, beetle, lizard and kangaroo motifs

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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Charlotte Waters, Northern Territory, Australia
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Erlikilyika (Jim Kite)
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1934
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spearthrowers
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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Soldiers Memorial Hall. Wollongong N.S.W

Soldiers Memorial Hall. Wollongong N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Extract from Mr Charles Matcham's letters to a relative in England 1834

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Documents
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Message stick

Message stick

Enid Bowden collection
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1987
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Bathes of Apollon

Bathes of Apollon

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Sunk garden with large sundial

Sunk garden with large sundial

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Club, collected from Jimmy Clements aka Yangar aka Nangar

Club, collected from Jimmy Clements aka Yangar aka Nangar

Edmund Milne collection
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Clubs
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Jimmy Clements
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Weapon - Spearthrower

Weapon - Spearthrower

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spearthrowers
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Gatji, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Sepia photograph of the Australian Cricket team taken at Southend Ground, England 1921

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Nanette Ward collection
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Photographs
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England
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1921
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Home from the field, twilight

Home from the field, twilight

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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J Hutchings
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Lantern slide - Pitjantjatjara man, 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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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1920
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The carfing of the old people

The carfing of the old people

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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Evelyn Pilakui
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Railway Station, Stanmore

Railway Station, Stanmore

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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The Crown Studios
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1914
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Two storey building with thick ivy growing over the top, and four men standing outside

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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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1907
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Man standing amongst wood piles.  Hearty Chrismas wishes

Man standing amongst wood piles. Hearty Chrismas wishes

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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South Perth, W. Australia

South Perth, W. Australia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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South Perth, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Raphael Tuck & Sons
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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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Kerri-Ann Kerinaiua
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Boomerang made by Erlikilyika (Jim Kite)

Boomerang made by Erlikilyika (Jim Kite)

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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Charlotte Waters, Northern Territory, Australia
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Erlikilyika (Jim Kite)
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1934
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Hatching House, Salmon Ponds, Tas.

Hatching House, Salmon Ponds, Tas.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Horse-shoe Bend, Smythe's Creek, Great Ocean Road, Vic

Horse-shoe Bend, Smythe's Creek, Great Ocean Road, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Smythes Creek, 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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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Valerian Munkara
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Glass plate negative - Houses, Killalpaninna, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1919

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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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1919
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Landscape painting

Landscape painting

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Watercolour paintings
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Richard Moketarinja
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Costume design in gouache and pencil on paper with card backing, showing an Aboriginal woman wearing a feathered pubic apron and wristbands

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Beth Dean Carell collection no. 2
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Design drawings
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Myriophyllum amphibium

Myriophyllum amphibium

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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Encased photograph of Edward Robert Gore

Encased photograph of Edward Robert Gore

Gallaway-Gore collection
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Photographs
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Mr Edward R. Gore
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Painting depicts three figures dancing

Painting depicts three figures dancing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Gumardir River, Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Robin Ngainmira
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Seven page letter from John Close to Alice Close, Antarctica 1911

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John Collinson Close collection
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Letters
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Antarctica
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Mr John Henry Collinson Close
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Relics of Convict Discipline

Relics of Convict Discipline

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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John W. Beattie
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Part of model dancing platform

Part of model dancing platform

Papuan Official collection
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Models
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Central Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr B W. Bramell
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1927
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Postcard featuring a printed pen and ink drawing of a soldier wading in wet muddy conditions

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Three children sitting in a sulky with a small boy and a dog on the left and a girl on a pony on the right.

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Convict love token from Issac Farrow, 1841

Convict love token from Issac Farrow, 1841

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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Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
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Ricky Smith
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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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Lucas Puautjimi
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Albert H. Baile, Musical Director, Australian National Band (World Tour)

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
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Photogelatine Engraving Co.
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Wooden paddle - Yirrkala, 1948

Wooden paddle - Yirrkala, 1948

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Paddles
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Bowen Downs map

Bowen Downs map

Andrew and Lesley Cowper collection
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Maps
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The Two Women Dreaming by Shorty Lungkarta Tjungurrayi 1974-75

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Yayayi, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Shorty Lungkarta Tjungurrayi
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1975
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