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White china mug to commemorate the (cancelled) 1949 Royal Visit to Australia

White china mug to commemorate the (cancelled) 1949 Royal Vi...

Cecil Ballard Jnr collection
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Commemorative mugs
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England
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King George VI
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1949
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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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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Evelyn Pilakui
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Wet specimen - Horse - brain

Wet specimen - Horse - brain

MacKenzie collection
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Zoological specimens
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Native warrior, Fiji

Native warrior, Fiji

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Fiji
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Top hat worn by Henry Bayton Somer Gullett MC OAM

Top hat worn by Henry Bayton Somer Gullett MC OAM

Wight-Gullett collection
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Top hats
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London, England
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Richard Hunt & Co Pty Ltd
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1960
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Tweed Heads, New South Wales, Australia
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Haydon Rotumnh
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Poster 'IT TAKES ONLY ONE NUCLEAR WEAPON TO SPOIL YOUR DAY...'

Poster 'IT TAKES ONLY ONE NUCLEAR WEAPON TO SPOIL YOUR DAY.....

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Political posters
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Australia
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Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament
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1960
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Photograph of a pavilion at the East Melbourne Cricket Ground

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Nanette Ward collection
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Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Edgar Richard Mayne
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1921
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Gorby Goobie

Gorby Goobie

Mary Nicholson collection no. 2
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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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1988
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Deaf & Dumb & Blind Institute, Sydney

Deaf & Dumb & Blind Institute, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Nail cleaner

Nail cleaner

Thompson Family collection
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Manicure equipment
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Sauchie House

Sauchie House

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1905
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Small notebook titled 'Canberra House and Land'

Small notebook titled 'Canberra House and Land'

Thompson Family collection
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Notebooks
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Charlie + his mate Timboon lime fields

Charlie + his mate Timboon lime fields

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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Angurugu, Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Fiona Wurramara
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Hair brush and comb set

Hair brush and comb set

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Hair care equipment
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London, England
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Mappin & Webb Ltd
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1913
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Jessie Harris (nee Baker) with her children,  Jessie, Phyllis, George (Tom).

Jessie Harris (nee Baker) with her children, Jessie, Phylli...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Postcard featuring a photograph of large pitched camp of Mena, Egypt

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Commemorative book celebrating the Trans-Australian Railway, Turning the First Sod, By His Excellency the Governor General at Port Augusta, 14 September 1912

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Elizabeth Kay collection no. 1
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Commemorative books
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Port Augusta, South Australia, Australia
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Commonwealth of Australia
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1912
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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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Houses overlooking a beach

Houses overlooking a beach

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Engraved boab nut 'Spearing Stockman' by Jack Wherra

Engraved boab nut 'Spearing Stockman' by Jack Wherra

Jack Wherra collection no. 1
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Nut carvings
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Mowanjum, West Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Jack Wherra
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1963
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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Acetylene Gas generated by Brandts Automatic BB System, published by Brandt Bros, Sydney and Melbourne

Acetylene Gas generated by Brandts Automatic BB System, publ...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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W.S. Grubb and Co.
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Postcard with the following title

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

Patricia Heath collection
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Bruny Island, Tasmania, Australia
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Truganini
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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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Ilperle-Tyathe, Northern Territory, Australia
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Brian Wilson
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Pink dance program titled 'Government House, 1869'

Pink dance program titled 'Government House, 1869'

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dance programs
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1869
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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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Roslyn Frith
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Do Not Abandon Me, Liberty!

Do Not Abandon Me, Liberty!

Thahn Nhon Le collection
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Political posters
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Le Thanh Nhon
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1988
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Aunty Agnes Shea's teapot set

Aunty Agnes Shea's teapot set

Aunty Agnes Shea collection
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Teapots
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Wool Train Smash at Nundah January 1899

Wool Train Smash at Nundah January 1899

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Nundah, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Scenic Sydney - St. Andrew's Cathedral - Near Manly

Scenic Sydney - St. Andrew's Cathedral - Near Manly

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Dillenia Alata

Dillenia Alata

Banks Florilegium collection
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Mounts
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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Stone tool from the banks of the now submerged Molonglo River, Canberra

Stone tool from the banks of the now submerged Molonglo Rive...

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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Cream-coloured dance program with 'Pass Mint, 2 Squadron' handwritten on the back

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Baking tin for tarts

Baking tin for tarts

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Tart tins
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Framed certificate of the RAILMEC Quality Policy

Framed certificate of the RAILMEC Quality Policy

Australian National Railways Commission collection
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Certificates
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Islington Railway Workshops, Kilburn, Adelaide, South Australia, Au...
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Australian National Railways Commission
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1997
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Handbell - Note E Octave 7 Pattern 06

Handbell - Note E Octave 7 Pattern 06

Jennifer Anne Murphy collection
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Musical instruments
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London, England
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Whitechapel Bell Foundry
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1910
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Kingsley Hall Potts Point NSW

Kingsley Hall Potts Point NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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The Rocks, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ramsay Photo Works Pty Ltd
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Four women walking down a bush road

Four women walking down a bush road

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1906
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The Nada Group found out some of the small animals birds

The Nada Group found out some of the small animals birds

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Jervis Bay, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Robert
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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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Mary Joseph
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The Chalet, Mt Hotham, Vic

The Chalet, Mt Hotham, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mount Hotham, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Messenger boy with bicycle, 1917

Messenger boy with bicycle, 1917

Cycling in Australia - Ephemera collection no.1
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Postcards
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Bark painting depicting designs from both Arnhem Land moieties by Djunmal, Milingimbi, 1966

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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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Djunmal
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1966
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Courtroom sketch of the Chamberlain trial by Veronica O'Leary, dated 28 October 1982.

Courtroom sketch of the Chamberlain trial by Veronica O'Lear...

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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Paris

Paris

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Valerie Henderson  (nee Faithfull), her mother, Ethel Faithfull, Edwina Henderson and her mother, Heather Henderson, (nee Menzies).

Valerie Henderson (nee Faithfull), her mother, Ethel Faithf...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Report detailing the results of the Magnetical, Nautical and Meteorological Observations...

Report detailing the results of the Magnetical, Nautical and...

Burke and Wills collection
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Reports
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Professor Georg B. von Neumayer
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1860
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Michelle Watt
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Photographic portrait of a man and woman

Photographic portrait of a man and woman

Gallaway-Gore collection
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Portrait photographs
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Wolsey Underwear

Wolsey Underwear

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Wolsey Ltd
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Our Flag, Renmark 1918

Our Flag, Renmark 1918

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Wartime badges
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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A W. Patrick
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1918
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Kangaroo

Kangaroo

Terence Lane collection
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Brooches
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1880
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Courtroom sketch 'Dr Hector Orams. Dental Surgeon.' by Veronica O'Leary, 1982.

Courtroom sketch 'Dr Hector Orams. Dental Surgeon.' by Veron...

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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Bark painting 'Map of painter's travell [sic] by plane from Yirrkala to Sydney' by Mawalan Marika, Yirrkala, 1963

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Dr Karel Kupka collection
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mawalan 2 Marika
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1963
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'SGBSC Premiership win' 1983

'SGBSC Premiership win' 1983

St George Budapest Soccer Club collection
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Pamphlets
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Iris Rice
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Lindsay Evans
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Bark painting 'Two Hunters' by John Namerredje Guymala, Gunbalanya, 1974

Bark painting 'Two Hunters' by John Namerredje Guymala, Gunb...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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John N. Guymala
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1974
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