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The eternal question

The eternal question

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Charles D. Gibson
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Letter

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Betty Hall collection
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr H L. Napthali
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1945
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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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Burnished, wooden fighting club

Burnished, wooden fighting club

19th Century NSW Aboriginal Artefacts collection
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Clubs
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North-west NSW, Australia
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1800
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Bark painting 'Emu Dance' by Tom Djawa, Milingimbi

Bark painting 'Emu Dance' by Tom Djawa, Milingimbi

Y Pettinato collection
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Tom Djawa
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Panorama of Beechworth, Vic

Panorama of Beechworth, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Beechworth, 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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Jane F. Poantumilui
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Third leaf of Record of Sessions House, Old Bailey

Third leaf of Record of Sessions House, Old Bailey

I Dowdle collection
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Reports
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1826
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Men's grey trousers

Men's grey trousers

Michael Long collection no. 1
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China
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Saddleworth, South Australia, Australia
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Midland Agricultural Society
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Prince Street & clock tower, Grafton NSW

Prince Street & clock tower, Grafton NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Grafton, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Bone china coffee cup with a coloured Commonwealth Parliament Coat of Arms

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Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 1
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England
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Royal Grafton
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1957
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Zwitsal Baby - Zalf baby ointment

Zwitsal Baby - Zalf baby ointment

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Ointments
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1949
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Convict love token from John Fulcher, 1831

Convict love token from John Fulcher, 1831

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Cyclist and friend at 'Clydeville', Broken Hill, NSW, 1907

Cyclist and friend at 'Clydeville', Broken Hill, NSW, 1907

Cycling in Australia - Ephemera collection no.1
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Lilian Faithfull in her wedding dress, standing on the veranda at Springfield holding her bouquet in her right hand.

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Sketchbook of drawings of the Nyikina people, by Butcher Joe Nangan

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Butcher Joe Nangan collection
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Joe (Butcher) Nangan
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Glazed brown ceramic demijohn with screw-threaded stopper [Mt Lyell M&R Co Ltd, Port Adelaide]

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William and Jeanette Derham Family - Bendigo Pottery collection
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Mr William Derham
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1888
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Six women playing cricket

Six women playing cricket

Ruby Lee collection
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Good Old Sydney - Dear Else, I'm having a Right, Real, Rattling, Ripping, Rollicking, Rousing time. Yours to a cinder, Hild

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Caricature of a kangaroo playing cricket

Caricature of a kangaroo playing cricket

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Gecko, Ipilja-ipila

The Gecko, Ipilja-ipila

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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Holden tiepin

Holden tiepin

Jack Heenan collection
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GM Holden Ltd
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1970
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Identity badge belonging to Jack Heenan showing the Holden logo

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Jack Heenan collection
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GM Holden Ltd
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1970
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Two wheeled trolley constructed from a Vehicle Construction Kit

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Sir Roland Wilson collection no. 2
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Toys
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Sir Roland Wilson
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1956
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Right foot buckled sling back platform shoe with peek-a-boo toe

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Ron Muncaster collection no. 1
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Shoes
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Ron Muncaster
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1994
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'Kumpupirntily' by Jakayu Biljabu and Dadda Samson, 2007

'Kumpupirntily' by Jakayu Biljabu and Dadda Samson, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Jakayu Biljabu
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2007
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Stone tool from the banks of the now submerged Molonglo River, Canberra

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HP Moss collection
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Anvils (stone)
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Molonglo River, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Henry P. Moss
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Sharpe Street, Cooma

Sharpe Street, Cooma

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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Red hard cover elephant folio scrapbook relating to John [Johnny] Warrens' soccer career, 1970-1972

Red hard cover elephant folio scrapbook relating to John [Jo...

John 'Johnny' Warren collection
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Scrapbooks
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Johnny Warren MBE OAM
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Brass winding key for chronometer

Brass winding key for chronometer

Department of Defence collection
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St Albans, Hertfordshire, England
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Thomas Mercer Ltd
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1923
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Receipt for 75 pounds from the British and Colonial Aeroplane Company

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Eric J Treloar collection
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Receipts
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The British and Colonial Aeroplane Company Limited
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1914
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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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Unknown
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Fastening pin for latch on chronometer, used in HMAS Tamworth

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Department of Defence collection
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Fasteners
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Liverpool, Merseyside, England
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Joseph Sewell
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Hampton Court Palace

Hampton Court Palace

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Elizabeth Street, Sydney

Elizabeth Street, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Souvenir octagonal white bone china side plate with a picture of the Speaker of the House of Representatives chair

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Allen and Helena Lister collection
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Side plates
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Dudley, Staffordshire, England
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Shelley Potteries
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1920
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Australian Football League sports trading card of Gary Dhurrkay of the Fremantle Dockers

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Select Australia collection
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Collecting cards
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Terrey Hills, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Select Australia Pty Ltd
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1996
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Railway Station, Springwood

Railway Station, Springwood

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Springwood, Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Convict love token from John Parker, 1837

Convict love token from John Parker, 1837

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Robbery Under Arms, No. 3

Robbery Under Arms, No. 3

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Charles Hammond
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No.5 Kangaroo Hunting, Australia, compliments of Singer Sewing Machines

No.5 Kangaroo Hunting, Australia, compliments of Singer Sewi...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Australia
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Singer Manufacturing Co
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A scene at the Blue Lake, Mt Gambier, SA

A scene at the Blue Lake, 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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Upper grinding stone

Upper grinding stone

Tjanpi 'Flying Seven Sisters' collection
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Upper grinding stones
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Tjanpi Desert Weavers
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Needlework pattern for 'Table Centre Design 2171'

Needlework pattern for 'Table Centre Design 2171'

Bridge Family collection no. 4
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Needlework patterns
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Bone point

Bone point

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bone points
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Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Sea-monsters

Sea-monsters

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Bavaria, Germany
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Solomon Bros, LTD
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Religious Aspirations at the Zoo

Religious Aspirations at the Zoo

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Norman A. Lindsay
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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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Therese A. Pilakui
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Yilkaringkatjanyayi Pitja (Has the Plane Come?) by Dianne Ungukalpi Golding

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Warakurna Tjanpi collection no.2
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Sculptures
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Dianne U. Golding
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St Patrick's College, Manly, NSW

St Patrick's College, Manly, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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Acacia longifolia

Acacia longifolia

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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Pukamani Poles

Pukamani Poles

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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Margaret R. Pilakui
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Manly

Manly

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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"Children's band" armlet made of cane bound in a circle with...

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Armbands
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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Prize card awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show

Prize card awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1887
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Christ Church, Mt Gambier

Christ Church, Mt Gambier

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mount Gambier, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Negative holder Double dark

Negative holder Double dark

Turner Family collection
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Film holders
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Glass plate negative - Man holding north-western type of spearthrower and wearing pubic fur tassel, Wardaman people, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1922

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glass plate negatives
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Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1922
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Glass plate negative - Sub-manager's children, Cadelga station, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1919

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1919
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