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Top grinding stone [stone implement]

Top grinding stone [stone implement]

Edmund Milne collection
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Upper grinding stones
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Gundabooka, New South Wales, Australia
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Appeal to the Citizens of New South Wales to raise money for the Sydney Harbour Bridge Celebrations March 1932

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Enid Treadgold collection
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Leaflets
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Sydney Harbour Bridge, Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Aus...
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Mrs Elna Glover
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1931
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Black and white photograph depicting Amy Hudson holding flowers, 1937

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Amy Hudson collection
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Photographs
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Amy Hudson
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1937
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Landscape by Greg Kelly

Landscape by Greg Kelly

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Paintings
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Greg Kelly
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Group of school boys, some with tennis racquets.

Group of school boys, some with tennis racquets.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The men are playing snooker

The men are playing snooker

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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Henry V. Dunn
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Bark painting depicting six crabs by Tom Djawa, Milingimbi, 1965

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J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Tom Djawa
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1965
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Fibre basket by Janice Nixon, 2008

Fibre basket by Janice Nixon, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Baskets
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Janice Nixon
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2008
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Length of blue tapestry wool

Length of blue tapestry wool

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Yarns
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Bushfire Appeal

Bushfire Appeal

Ben Chifley collection no. 3
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Receipts
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Black and white photograph of Francis De Groot cutting ribbon at opening of Sydney Harbour Bridge, 1932

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic prints
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Sydney Harbour Bridge, Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Aus...
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Francis De Groot
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1932
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Typescript of letters written by William Pitt Faithfull between 1851 and 1854

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Documents
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William P. Faithfull
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1851
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Mickey Mouse Weekly - Souvenir Coronation issue, 1953

Mickey Mouse Weekly - Souvenir Coronation issue, 1953

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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Magazines
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Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
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1953
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Aboriginal breastplate for Paddy, King of Nive Downs and Duke of Tambo

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Paddy King of Nive Downs and Duke of Tambo collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Nive Downs, Augathella, Queensland, Australia
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King Paddy
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Mixed media construction or installation titled 'Anybank'

Mixed media construction or installation titled 'Anybank'

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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1993
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Trophy awarded to Royce Hart - Premiers 1967

Trophy awarded to Royce Hart - Premiers 1967

Royce Hart collection
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Trophies
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Bark painting 'Galawu - Stringy bark house', by George Milpurrurru, 1985

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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Bark paintings
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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George Milpurrurru
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1985
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Carved wallaby

Carved wallaby

Papuan Official collection
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Carvings
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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1915
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Two women holding parasols, Florence Ethel [Bobbie] Faithfull

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Safety Beach, Dromana, Vic.

Safety Beach, Dromana, Vic.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Safety Beach, Dromana, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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St Georges' River Lorne

St Georges' River Lorne

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Cream cotton corset

Cream cotton corset

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Corsets
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1850
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Hyde Park, Sydney

Hyde Park, Sydney

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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I went to bush and see a horse and I ride a horse

I went to bush and see a horse and I ride a horse

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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Cyril J. Kerinaiua
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Film negative - Different ways of wearing the hair, Petermann Ranges, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1926

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Film negatives
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Petermann Ranges, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1926
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Canberra Parliament House.

Canberra Parliament House.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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A J. Bowden
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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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Jackie Tipungwuti
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Photographic postcard depicting Miss Amy Shirwood as Lena Harwood [and] Jack McGowan as Arthur Clifton in 'An Indian Hero'

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Fraser and Jenkinson
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Grevillea variabilis

Grevillea variabilis

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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Coloured pencil illustration of flowers

Coloured pencil illustration of flowers

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Drawings
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1892
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Mana the Shark

Mana the Shark

Regina Wagner collection
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Bulambi Djerrkura
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World Tournament in Perth - Australia v Scotland 14-8-67.

World Tournament in Perth - Australia v Scotland 14-8-67.

History of Netball - Margaret Pewtress collection
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Scoresheets
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Painting no. 7, Rainbow Serpent story by Dick Roughsey - Everybody builds shelters because a storm is coming

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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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The Call to Breakfast

The Call to Breakfast

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Mr James A. Turner
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Banksia serrata

Banksia serrata

Banks Florilegium collection
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Engravings
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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Fine bone china bowl in a presentation case, especially made by Wedgwood to commemorate the Australian Bicentenary in 1988

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Waterford Wedgwood Australia Limited collection
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Bowls
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Staffordshire, England
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Wedgwood
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1987
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Courtroom sketch 'Trial Judge. Mr. Justice Muirhead.' by Veronica O'Leary, 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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Original Sorry badge and card produced by Link-Up

Original Sorry badge and card produced by Link-Up

Peter Read collection
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Badges
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Embroidered silk postcard from World War One

Embroidered silk postcard from World War One

David Westcott collection no. 6
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Postcards
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1914
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Centenary Tower & The Lakes, Mt Gambier, SA

Centenary Tower & The Lakes, Mt Gambier, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mount Gambier, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Ocean Beach, Sorrento, Vic

Ocean Beach, Sorrento, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sorrento, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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A card to accompany a cake

A card to accompany a cake

Margot Child collection
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Cards
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Bristol, England
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Mrs Margot Child
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1915
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Basket decorated with shells

Basket decorated with shells

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Muriel Maynard collection
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Baskets
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Tasmania, Australia
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Ms Muriel Maynard
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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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Nollamara, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Jeffrey Humphries
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Logbook certificate from Light Plane Services listing work carried out for C of A renewal, 6 May 1981

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Neil Jensen collection
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Aviation documents
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British Pattern 1842 .75 smooth bore percussion musket used by the 12th Foot (East Suffolk Regiment)

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Neville Locker collection
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Muskets
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England
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Tower of London [Armouries]
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1848
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Metal 'hurricane' kerosene lamp with glass chimney, cotton wick and wire handle

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Guiseppe Picone collection
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Kerosene lamps
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Mr Guiseppe '. Picone
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Night Dwelling Spirit, Gurumuka

Night Dwelling Spirit, Gurumuka

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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Tatalara
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1948
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Chart of the Murray River from Wentworth to above Danger Island

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Trevor Reed collection
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Navigational charts
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Wentworth, New South Wales, Australia
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1885
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Two girls in Japanese costume, holding fans.

Two girls in Japanese costume, holding fans.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Porcelain caricature wine bottle

Porcelain caricature wine bottle

Carmelo Mirabelli collection no. 1
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Wine bottles
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Postcard featuring a section drawing of a German UC5 mine-laying submarine

Postcard featuring a section drawing of a German UC5 mine-la...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Robilt toy train bogie goods van with 'PENNANT HOUSEHOLD KEROSINE' on the side.

Robilt toy train bogie goods van with 'PENNANT HOUSEHOLD KER...

Bruce Macdonald collection
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Toy railway cars
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Cream-coloured partial dance program with 'Faithfull' handwritten on the cover in pencil

Cream-coloured partial dance program with 'Faithfull' handwr...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dance programs
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Illumination on glass of Councillor D.C. Sterry in council robes

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David Chaplin Sterry collection
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Portrait photographs
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Souvenir of Katoomba - taken at Echo Point

Souvenir of Katoomba - taken at Echo Point

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Echo Point, Katoomba, Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Mosman Bay, NSW

Mosman Bay, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mosman Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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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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Film negatives
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1903
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A mountain track

A mountain track

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Mr James A. Turner
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Child's drawing, La Perouse, Sydney

Child's drawing, La Perouse, Sydney

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Darren Moffitt
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