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Cabbage tree palm leaf basket

Cabbage tree palm leaf basket

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Baskets
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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River

River

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Book titled Exercises for Ladies to Improve and Perfect Beauty, containing loose double page

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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London, England
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Donald Walker
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1837
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Painting depicting a stingray in X-Ray style taken from a hut

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Dorothy Bennett collection
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Convict love token from G. Johnson, 1841

Convict love token from G. Johnson, 1841

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Group of men in hats, many are holding a billy or a mug

Group of men in hats, many are holding a billy or a mug

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Glass plate negative - Flock of sheep, Kimberley Downs station, 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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Beret

Beret

Sir Hubert Opperman collection no. 2
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Sir Hubert F. Opperman
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Joseph Sewell Marine Chronometer No 9143 in a wooden case, used in HMAS Tamworth

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Department of Defence collection
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Chronometers
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Liverpool, Merseyside, England
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Joseph Sewell
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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1949
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Handwritten note found with sampler in folder

Handwritten note found with sampler in folder

Embroiderers' Guilds of Australia collection
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The Lyceum Opened by Spencer's Theatrescope Co.

The Lyceum Opened by Spencer's Theatrescope Co.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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Aster Stellulatus

Aster Stellulatus

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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1875
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Gleichenia Flabellata

Gleichenia Flabellata

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
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1873
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Painted Wandjina board by Lily Karadada

Painted Wandjina board by Lily Karadada

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Mowanjum, West Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Lily Karadada
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Glass plate negative - Grave with painted grave posts, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1911

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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1911
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Broken Hill Pickets 1909, Police Station

Broken Hill Pickets 1909, Police Station

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia
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NSW Police
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1909
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At night the flying foxes come and eat the mangoes

At night the flying foxes come and eat the mangoes

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Merlene Poantulura
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Letter and envelope from Joan Richmond - Italy

Letter and envelope from Joan Richmond - Italy

Joan Richmond collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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1932
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Senator Natasha Stott-Despoja's leather backpack

Senator Natasha Stott-Despoja's leather backpack

Natasha Stott Despoja collection
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Backpacks
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Senator Natasha J. Stott-Despoja
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Blotting paper

Blotting paper

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Bark painting 'Djang'Kawu Sisters at Gariyak' by Valerie Munininy 2

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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Valerie Munininy 2
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The Beach and Pier, Coogee, NSW

The Beach and Pier, Coogee, 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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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Kindheit L'Enfance - Childhood, Czechoslovakian Polka sheet music associated with Bodenwieser Ballet

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Cuckson Bodenwieser collection no. 2
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Envelope for letter written to Will Glover and his new wife Elma to welcome them home

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Enid Treadgold collection
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Envelopes
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William R. Glover
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1919
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Rectangular enamelled metal sign

Rectangular enamelled metal sign "Post Office"

Australia Post Historical collection
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Signs
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1980
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District Court, Queen's Square, Sydney

District Court, Queen's Square, Sydney

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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Dusolina Giannini - Desdemona

Dusolina Giannini - Desdemona

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Photograph showing Constance Faithfull sitting side-saddle on a horse

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Folding postcard with photographs of Wagga Wagga, NSW

Folding postcard with photographs of Wagga Wagga, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Armadale, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Advertising card featuring boxer Milburn Saylor, 'Light-weight Tornado', 28 March 1914

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising cards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Milburn Saylor
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1914
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Mug depicting Governor Davey's Proclamation to the Aborigines of Tasmania 1816

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Violet Mace collection
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Bothwell, Tasmania, Australia
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Violet Mace
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1934
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Film negative - Indigenous man shepherding goats and sheep, near Oodnadatta, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1903

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Film negatives
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1903
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Reaping

Reaping

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Pastoral Revew

The Pastoral Revew

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Man dressed in either fancy dress, national costume or theatrical clothing

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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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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Map of Tasmania by James Sprent

Map of Tasmania by James Sprent

James Sprent collection
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Film negative - Dinjimanne and family, South of Mt Woodroffe, south-central Musgrave Ranges, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1903

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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1903
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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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Cyril J. Kerinaiua
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Royal Melbourne Show 1986 Third prize certificate

Royal Melbourne Show 1986 Third prize certificate

Woodleigh Shorthorn Stud collection
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Prize certificates
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Royal Agricultural Society of Victoria
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1986
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Cook Street - Looking north, Kingsdale

Cook Street - Looking north, Kingsdale

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Snake sculpture

Snake sculpture

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Wood carvings
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Mutitjulu, Northern Territory, Australia
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Pulya Taylor
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1982
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Waistband

Waistband

Papuan Official collection
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Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Sir Hubert Murray
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1915
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Yarra Beach, Botany

Yarra Beach, Botany

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Botany, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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St Peters Church of England, Darlinghurst

St Peters Church of England, Darlinghurst

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Darlinghurst, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Black and white photographic postcard of 'Oceanmere', Bondi N.S.W.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Bondi, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Smith's Weekly - Armistice Number, Facsimile of Historic Cease Fire Order..., 1936

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Robbie Swan collection
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Advertising posters
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Smith's Weekly
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1936
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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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Harold
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The Imp

The Imp

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1905
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'My Country' by Sheila Friday Jones, 2007

'My Country' by Sheila Friday Jones, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Paintings
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Sheila Friday Jones
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2007
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Helipterum Exiguum

Helipterum Exiguum

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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1875
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Railway platform, longest in Australia, Albury, NSW

Railway platform, longest in Australia, Albury, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Albury, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Cobb & Co ledger

Cobb & Co ledger

Cobb & Co collection
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Ledgers
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Tamworth, New South Wales, Australia
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Cobb & Co
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Elizabeth Bay, Sydney, NSW

Elizabeth Bay, Sydney, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Elizabeth Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Convict love token from Joseph Kelf, 1833

Convict love token from Joseph Kelf, 1833

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Prize card awarded to 'A.L Faithfull' 1887

Prize card awarded to 'A.L Faithfull' 1887

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1887
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Gratiola Periviana

Gratiola Periviana

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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1875
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Linocut of diving helmet titled 'Au Karem ar Araigi le' by Ellarose Savage, 2012

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Ellarose Savage collection no.2
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Linocuts
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Darnley Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Ms Ellarose Savage
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2012
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Blade [stone implement]

Blade [stone implement]

Enid Bowden collection
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Normanton, Queensland, Australia
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