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Souvenir octagonal white bone china side plate with a picture of the Speaker of the House of Representatives chair

Souvenir octagonal white bone china side plate with a pictur...

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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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Peter
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Lavender Bay

Lavender Bay

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Lavender Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1903
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Siemens Brothers Morse Code Printer

Siemens Brothers Morse Code Printer

Professor Arthur Hardie Corbett collection
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Printing equipment
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London, England
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Siemens
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1850
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Long wooden dibble

Long wooden dibble

Chai Vang and Por Ye collection
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Gardening tools
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Wet specimen - Horse - heart. This may be the Army horse heart used to compare with Phar Lap's heart at the AIA.

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MacKenzie collection
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Zoological specimens
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Sir Colin MacKenzie
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Light Horse in action, Romani, Palestine, 1916

Light Horse in action, Romani, Palestine, 1916

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1916
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Professor Henry and Luise Krips collection
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Spearheads
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Holden tiepin

Holden tiepin

Jack Heenan collection
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Tiepins
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GM Holden Ltd
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1956
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The Old School

The Old School

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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Arnold Yunkaporta
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Club

Club

L and T Hackney collection
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Clubs
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Gilgandra, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Thomas P. Hackney
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1918
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Child's drawing by Bella Conway, St Michael's School, Palm Island QLD

Child's drawing by Bella Conway, St Michael's School, Palm I...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Palm Island, Queensland, Australia
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Bella Conway
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Second Prize awarded for 'Round Rose Tablecloth' at Mount Larcom & District Agricultural Society 21st Annual Show

Second Prize awarded for 'Round Rose Tablecloth' at Mount La...

Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Queensland, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1959
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War Relief fundraising certificate issued to May Knowles in 1944

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People's Paraphernalia collection no. 8
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Certificates
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Victorian Department of Education
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1944
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Model shield

Model shield

JC Le Souef collection
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Small scale models
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Elwood, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Albert A. Le Souef
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1868
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Enjoy a private mass with the Pope

Enjoy a private mass with the Pope

Papal Visit Office collection
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Advertising pamphlets
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Australia
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Pope John Paul II
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1986
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P.J. McGann's Phegans' Estate, Woy Woy

P.J. McGann's Phegans' Estate, Woy Woy

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Woy Woy, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Captain R A Sharland SS Wyreema 1925

Captain R A Sharland SS Wyreema 1925

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Melbourne Train Entering Kilcunda Station

Melbourne Train Entering Kilcunda Station

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Kilcunda, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Long ago in the Gulf of Carpentaria there was a man called Dick Roughsey an Aboriginal ...

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Port Lincoln, Eyre Peninsula, South Australia, Australia
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Regina Butts
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Certificate awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, 1887, First Prize

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Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Certificates
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1887
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Hatchet head [stone implement]

Hatchet head [stone implement]

HP Moss collection
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Edge-ground axe heads (stone)
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Cronulla, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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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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Giles Ngakyunkwoka
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The Man Dauandja, work on paper, Oenpelli, 1948

The Man Dauandja, work on paper, Oenpelli, 1948

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Unknown
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1948
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Weight and Centre of Gravity Schedule for G-AERD, 16 March 1980

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Neil Jensen collection
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Aviation documents
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Kangaroo mounted on a blue-enamelled boomerang.

Kangaroo mounted on a blue-enamelled boomerang.

Terence Lane collection
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Brooches
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1913
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Ink bottle

Ink bottle

Les Robertson collection
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Ink bottles
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Lesley A. Robertson
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1920
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Pendant of greenstone  with a kangaroo on a band

Pendant of greenstone with a kangaroo on a band

Terence Lane collection
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Pendants
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Pincushion with pins

Pincushion with pins

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Pincushions
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Plate No.11 from Carter's Floral Illustrations

Plate No.11 from Carter's Floral Illustrations

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Prints
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Gurwood Street, Wagga

Gurwood Street, Wagga

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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Model club

Model club

JC Le Souef collection
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Small scale models
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Elwood, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Albert A. Le Souef
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1868
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Andalusians

Andalusians

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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London, England
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Knife with a wide blade with broken point

Knife with a wide blade with broken point

Thompson Family collection
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Knives
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Glass plate negative - The old open-cut in pre-Cambrian clay-slates at the Daly River copper mine, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1905

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glass plate negatives
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Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1905
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Plate No. 9 in Carter's Floral Illustrations

Plate No. 9 in Carter's Floral Illustrations

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Prints
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Numbat sculpture

Numbat 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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Spearhead

Spearhead

Horne-Bowie collection
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Gold mourning locket containing a photograph of Australian champion boxer Les Darcy, who died in 1917

Gold mourning locket containing a photograph of Australian c...

Kevin Hannan collection
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Mourning jewellery
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Birmingham, West Midlands, England
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James L. Darcy
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1928
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'Tiwa' by Lily Long, 2008

'Tiwa' by Lily Long, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Paintings
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Nullagine, Western Australia, Australia
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Lily Long
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2008
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Five flowers

Five 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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Poster titled 'Post Office communication services are vital to the development of Australian industries'

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Australia Post Historical collection
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Advertising posters
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Postmaster General's Department
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1959
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South East Wind and Hammer-headed Shark

South East Wind and Hammer-headed Shark

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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Kulpidja
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1948
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The Gap, Watson's Bay

The Gap, Watson's Bay

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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The Gap, Watsons Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1849
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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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Kythe Wikmunea
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Poster

Poster

Union of Australian Women collection
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Posters
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Audrey McDonald
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1950
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Seek Ye The Lord

Seek Ye The Lord

Reverend John Grosse collection
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Badges
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Reverend John Grosse
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Cartoon of New South Wales Labor Premier Barrie Unsworth characterised as a robot

Cartoon of New South Wales Labor Premier Barrie Unsworth cha...

Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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New South Wales, Australia
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Ward O'Neil
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1986
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"SECOND PRIZE, GOULBURN, 1905, A., P., AND H. SOCIETY"

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1905
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White plastic funnel

White plastic funnel

Valerie Jones collection
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Funnels
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Glass plate negative - Rock engravings, Deception Creek east, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, between 1905 and 1914

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glass plate negatives
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Deception Creek, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1900
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Landscape with a fence in the foreground and industrial buildings in the background.

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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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Australian Government Bentley 'S' Series 3 black saloon motor car used by Sir Robert Menzies

Australian Government Bentley 'S' Series 3 black saloon moto...

Department of Administrative Services (Transport and Storage Divisi...
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Motor cars
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Crewe, Cheshire, England
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Rolls Royce
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1964
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The Woman's World 1888

The Woman's World 1888

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Magazines
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1888
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Pigmented plaited fibre armband

Pigmented plaited fibre armband

A Morrison collection no. 1
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Armbands
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Bathurst City Croquet Club

Bathurst City Croquet Club

Ben Chifley collection no. 3
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Receipts
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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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Wave Hill, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lorna
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Certificate

Certificate

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Certificates
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Barkly Street, looking west, Ararat, Vic

Barkly Street, looking west, Ararat, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Ararat, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Port Melbourne Railway Pier

Port Melbourne Railway Pier

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Germany
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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