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YMCA - Red Triangle Day

YMCA - Red Triangle Day

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Club badges
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Young Mens Christian Association
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1914
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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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Lindqvist Two Day Marine Chronometer No 114, with accessories in a wooden case

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Department of Defence collection
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Chronometers
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London, England
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William Lindqvist
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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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Gertie Ngallametta
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Postcard with the following title

Postcard with the following title "Lallah Rookh. TRUGANINI. ...

Patricia Heath collection
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Photographic postcards
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Bruny Island, Tasmania, Australia
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Truganini
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Convict love token from 1820

Convict love token from 1820

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Christmas card with begonia decoration

Christmas card with begonia decoration

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Christmas cards
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Courtroom sketch of Michael Chamberlain giving evidence by Veronica O'Leary, 14 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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Woven circular placemat

Woven circular placemat

Reverend and Mrs Fenn collection no. 2
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Tablemats
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Akubra brand broad-brimmed fur felt hat worn by anthropologist by Dr Peter Sutton when he was doing fieldwork

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Peter Sutton collection no. 2
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Hats
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Australia
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Akubra Hats Pty Ltd
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1980
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Muehlenbeckia Cunninghami

Muehlenbeckia Cunninghami

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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Azolla Fliculoides

Azolla Fliculoides

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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1873
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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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Unknown
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He'll be home soon, sick and wounded - GIVE HIM A HELPING HAND

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Postcards
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British Columbia Netball Clinic

British Columbia Netball Clinic

History of Netball - Margaret Pewtress collection
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Leaflets
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The ANZAC memorial and Lake of Reflection, Sydney, NSW

The ANZAC memorial and Lake of Reflection, Sydney, NSW

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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Toepfer mirror galvanometer

Toepfer mirror galvanometer

Bureau of Mineral Resources collection no. 1
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Geophysical survey equipment
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Desert flowers

Desert flowers

Balarinji Art collection no.2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Kangaroo mounted on a wishbone

Kangaroo mounted on a wishbone

Terence Lane collection
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Brooches
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1903
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City Bridge & Adelaide's skyline, SA

City Bridge & Adelaide's skyline, 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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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Stan Mitchell collection
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Spearthrowers
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Professor Henry and Luise Krips collection
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Spearheads
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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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Woodenbong, New South Wales, Australia
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Janelle Roberts
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Boomerangs
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Mosman and Bay, Sydney

Mosman and Bay, Sydney

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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Alex Cowan & Sons Ltd
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Oblong tie-dyed olive brown-green silk scarf

Oblong tie-dyed olive brown-green silk scarf

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Carol Horton collection
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Scarves
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Tasmania, Australia
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Carol Horton
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Double storey house and a garden

Double storey house and a garden

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Magpie Goose And The Jungle Fowl

The Magpie Goose And The Jungle Fowl

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Nathanael N. Maralngura
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Message stick

Message stick

Stan Mitchell collection
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Carvings
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Newspaper - 'Skaugum News' 17 May 1949

Newspaper - 'Skaugum News' 17 May 1949

D Simankevicius collection
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Newsletters
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Pamphlet titled 'The Australian Golf Club Kensington Sydney'

Pamphlet titled 'The Australian Golf Club Kensington Sydney'

Thompson Family collection
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Pamphlets
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Kensington, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Group of school boys in Class 5B

Group of school boys in Class 5B

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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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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Susanne Hayes
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Australian silver mounted emu egg inkstand with lift off lid

Australian silver mounted emu egg inkstand with lift off lid

Silver Inkstand collection
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Inkstands
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J M Wendt, Adelaide and Mount Gambier
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A football at Nguiu

A football at Nguiu

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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Lorenzo Kerinaiua
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Laptop owned by Rosie Cross, aka RosieX or geekgirl

Laptop owned by Rosie Cross, aka RosieX or geekgirl

Rosie Cross collection
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Laptop computers
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Mourning disc

Mourning disc

Charles Hart collection
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Ceremonial objects
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Australian animals on blue

Australian animals on blue

Balarinji Art collection no.2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Mulga wood desk calendar presented to R E M Mitchell by the Staff of Minter, Simpson & Co, on 31 March 1939

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Justice Else-Mitchell collection no. 1
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Desk calendars
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1939
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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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Child's drawing

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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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Jack
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The Outlet, Maroondah Dam, Healesville, Vic

The Outlet, Maroondah Dam, Healesville, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Maroondah Reservoir, Maroondah, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Large gathering of men and women in formal attire - Australia Day 26.1.52  18 Clifton Karachi

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Thompson Family collection
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Photographs
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1952
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Shearing shed, Keera, N.S.W. September, 1952

Shearing shed, Keera, N.S.W. September, 1952

Noelle Sandwith collection no. 1
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Drawings
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Keera, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Noelle O. Sandwith
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1952
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A view at Lorne, Vic

A view at Lorne, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Lorne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Courtroom sketch 'Prof. Nairn.' by Veronica O'Leary, 1982.

Courtroom sketch 'Prof. Nairn.' by Veronica O'Leary, 1982.

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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S.S. Wyreema

S.S. Wyreema

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Georges Ricard-Cordingley
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Two men in a factory standing next to a large piece of machinery that is pouring out liquid metal.

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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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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Mount Isa, Queensland, Australia
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Elizabeth Trindle
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Farm Cove, from Botanical Gardens, Sydney, N.S.W

Farm Cove, from Botanical Gardens, Sydney, N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Farm Cove, Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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Kangaroos and handprints

Kangaroos and handprints

Balarinji Art collection no.2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Goanna sculpture

Goanna sculpture

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Wood carvings
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Fregon, South Australia, Australia
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Malyanka
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Meaghers store -  two storey brick building

Meaghers store - two storey brick building

J B Young Ltd collection
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Photographic postcards
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Temora, New South Wales, Australia
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1915
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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James D. Puantulura
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Emu egg carved with image of a horse by Bill Reid

Emu egg carved with image of a horse by Bill Reid

Bill Reid - John Cawte collection
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Engraved emu eggs
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Bill Reid
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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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Leslie
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Recipe folder

Recipe folder

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Folders
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Convict love token from James Farley, 1834

Convict love token from James Farley, 1834

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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Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Angela
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