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Things that my mother used to eat

Things that my mother used to eat

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Ceduna, South Australia, Australia
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Tammy Master
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Loch Tay

Loch Tay

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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The Last of England's Infamous Felon Fleet The Convict Ship

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Jay Kruizenga collection
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Pamphlets
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United States of America
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Convict Ship 'Success' Touring Museum
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1924
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Landing Place, Captain Cook, Kurnell, Botany Bay

Landing Place, Captain Cook, Kurnell, Botany Bay

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Kurnell, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Captain James Cook
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1908
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Order book of John Meagher and Co.

Order book of John Meagher and Co.

J B Young Ltd collection
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Account books
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Lamson Paragon Limited
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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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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Alice Springs High School
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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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Cynthia Yunkaporta
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Emanuel Brothers ledger 1949 - 1958

Emanuel Brothers ledger 1949 - 1958

Emanuel Family collection
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Ledgers
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Heba Barlow

Heba Barlow

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Rectangular black metal photographic developing tray

Rectangular black metal photographic developing tray

Turner Family collection
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Developing trays
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Freedom of Opportunity - International Women's Year 1975

Freedom of Opportunity - International Women's Year 1975

Meredith Hinchliffe collection no. 1
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Event posters
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1975
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Athol Gardens, Sydney Harbour, NSW

Athol Gardens, Sydney Harbour, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss E Cleminson
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1911
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Painting depicts a large shark & lizard

Painting depicts a large shark & lizard

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 4
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lardjanga
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1967
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Miller's Hotel, Brighton le Sands N.S.W.

Miller's Hotel, Brighton le Sands N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Brighton-le-Sands, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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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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Federal Cycles, T.R. Balfour Cyle Manufacturer

Federal Cycles, T.R. Balfour Cyle Manufacturer

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Geelong, Victoria, Australia
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T R. Balfour
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Headdress decorated with shells and feathers, made by Audi Gibuma of Boigu Island

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1992 Torres Strait Islands Cultural Festival collection
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Headdresses
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Boigu Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Audie Gibuma
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1992
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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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Jennifer Crowson
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Wet specimen of a pouched young wombat

Wet specimen of a pouched young wombat

MacKenzie collection
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Zoological specimens
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Sir Colin MacKenzie
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Untitled painting by Louie Pwerle

Untitled painting by Louie Pwerle

Helen Eager and Christopher Hodges collection no. 2
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Acrylic paintings
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Utopia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Louie Pwerle
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1990
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Kyoto Station Hotel

Kyoto Station Hotel

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Kyoto, Japan
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Untitled acrylic painting on card by Dick Roughsey

Untitled acrylic painting on card by Dick Roughsey

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Acrylic paintings
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Dick Roughsey OBE
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1977
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Boomerang with incised design from Hermannsburg, 1951

Boomerang with incised design from Hermannsburg, 1951

Barrie and Jennifer Hadlow collection
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Boomerangs
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65. Kyloe Boiler G, Nearing Lambie Street, Cooma, 1910

65. Kyloe Boiler G, Nearing Lambie Street, Cooma, 1910

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Cooma, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1910
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QSL card for VK5Z

QSL card for VK5Z

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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South Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1936
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King William Street, looking south, Adelaide, SA

King William Street, looking south, 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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QSL card for VK4K4, From the Heart of the Queensland Sugar Belt

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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A West Australian Aboriginal - Black Tracker

A West Australian Aboriginal - Black Tracker

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Western Australia, 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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Drawings
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Delores
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Convict love token from Thomas Spicer, January 17, 1818

Convict love token from Thomas Spicer, January 17, 1818

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Memorial Gardens & Memorial, Wagga, NSW

Memorial Gardens & Memorial, Wagga, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Convict love token from Robert Salmon, 1841

Convict love token from Robert Salmon, 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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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lupulung
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Wool sample box

Wool sample box

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Display cases
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Aboriginal artists at work on traditional bark paintings illustrating tribal stories and legends ...

Aboriginal artists at work on traditional bark paintings ill...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Typical Australian Aborigines

Typical Australian Aborigines

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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"Brown & Kidd Pty Ltd Bakery Engineers and Machinery Merchan...

ET Fealy collection
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Information sheets
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Emanuel Brothers private journal August 1910 - May 1967

Emanuel Brothers private journal August 1910 - May 1967

Emanuel Family collection
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Ledgers
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White Lion Hotel, Banbury

White Lion Hotel, Banbury

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Postcard featuring corner of John Cooper & Sons Horse Shoe Factory, Melbourne

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Bendigo, Victoria, Australia
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John Cooper & Sons
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1914
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Wooden club, Weapon

Wooden club, Weapon

Stan Mitchell 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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Adrian
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Painting by Benita Clements titled 'Namatjira Family'

Painting by Benita Clements titled 'Namatjira Family'

Ngurratjuta Many Hands collection
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Watercolour paintings
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Benita Clements
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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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Walter Pukutiwara
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Commercial Street looking west, Korumburra, Vic

Commercial Street looking west, Korumburra, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Korumburra, 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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Peter
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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South Australia, Australia
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Great Northern Juvenile Athletic and Schools Exhibition Association
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1936
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Kangaroo

Kangaroo

Terence Lane collection
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Brooches
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1900
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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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1984
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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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Bone china saucer with a coloured Commonwealth Parliament Coat of Arms insignia

Bone china saucer with a coloured Commonwealth Parliament Co...

Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 1
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Saucers
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England
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Wedgwood
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Square woven tablemat

Square woven tablemat

Lois Grosse collection
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Tablemats
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HMS Triumph

HMS Triumph

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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England
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Raphael Tuck & Sons
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White ceramic dinner plate with 'CACS' in the centre

White ceramic dinner plate with 'CACS' in the centre

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Dinner plates
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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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Two-page Preliminary Inspection Report detailing work to be carried out for issue of C of A

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Neil Jensen collection
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Aviation documents
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Copy of Stradivari's 'Maurin' violin, made by Australian mastercraftsman A E Smith in 1946

Copy of Stradivari's 'Maurin' violin, made by Australian mas...

EV Llewellyn collection
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Violins
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Arthur E. Smith
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1946
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Wooden spear, used in the 'Seven Sisters' performance at the 'Tracking Kultja' festival at the NMA in 2001

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Maruku Arts collection no. 2
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Spears
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Walter Pukutiwara
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2001
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Letter

Letter

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Letters
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Chungking, China
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1935
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A label with text starting

A label with text starting "This belt belonged to Hargreaves...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Labels
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Dinner bell

Dinner bell

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Bells
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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North Head Quarantine Station
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