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Elizabeth Bay, Sydney

Elizabeth Bay, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Elizabeth Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Preston's straight spokeshave

Preston's straight spokeshave

George Henry Taylor collection
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Spokeshaves
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Mr George H. Taylor
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Letter from Maurice Horn, thanking Vane Lindesay for the 20 entries he contributed to the

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Vane Lindesay collection no. 1
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New York, United States of America
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Maurice Horn
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1977
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School report

School report

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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The Crown Prince of Johore and Equerry at the Coppice Coal Mines Cannock Chase

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Untittled, square, batik silk scarf in blue, green and gold colours, by Nyukana Baker

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Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 7
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Scarves
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Nyukana (Daisy) Baker
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Postcard featuring a photograph inscribed

Postcard featuring a photograph inscribed "THE VALLEY OF DEA...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Gallipoli, Turkey
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1917
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Black and white photograph depicting cricketer Amy Hudson batting during the Interstate Championships in Sydney in 1934

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Amy Hudson collection
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Photographs
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New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Amy Hudson
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1934
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Grandfather Turner. Father of John Turner

Grandfather Turner. Father of John Turner

Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Portrait photographs
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Scotland
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Yancomani plum leaf

Yancomani plum leaf

Milikapiti Council collection
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Leaves
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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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Ground edge hatchet head, Broadmeadows, Melbourne [stone implement]

Ground edge hatchet head, Broadmeadows, Melbourne [stone imp...

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Edge-ground axe heads (stone)
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Broadmeadows, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Engraved boab nut 'Mortuary Rites 2' by Jack Wherra

Engraved boab nut 'Mortuary Rites 2' 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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Mercer Marine Chronometer No 13290 in a wooden case, with accessories

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Department of Defence collection
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Chronometers
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St Albans, Hertfordshire, England
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Thomas Mercer Ltd
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1923
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Waterfall

Waterfall

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Spearthrower made by Erlikilyika (Jim Kite) and collected by Herbert Basedow in 1913

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Spearthrowers
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Charlotte Waters, Northern Territory, Australia
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Erlikilyika (Jim Kite)
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1934
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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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Reslyn Davis
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'Murrnyi / Murrtjumun', bark painting, native plant species

'Murrnyi / Murrtjumun', bark painting, native plant species

Mulkun Wirrpanda collection
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mulkun Wirrpanda
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Port Jackson

Port Jackson

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Port Jackson, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Logbook detailing distances travelled and running information for the trip from England to Australia on a Vespa scooter

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Nicholas Lidstone collection
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Logbooks
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The Final Hearing of the Kenbi Land Claim of 1995, (turtle shell) by Gullawun Daniel Lee, 1999

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Gullawun Daniel Roque Lee collection
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Cox Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Gullawun D. Lee
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1994
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Aboriginal Australia

Aboriginal Australia

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Posters
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Shield

Shield

Ray and Dallas Maple Family collection no. 2
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Shields
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South Australia, Australia
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Howard Maple
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1930
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Drafting Sheep

Drafting Sheep

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Certificate

Certificate

ET Fealy collection
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Port Augusta Rly.  Water supply, Flinders Ranges

Port Augusta Rly. Water supply, Flinders Ranges

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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'Minyipuru' by Jakayu Biljabu, 2008

'Minyipuru' by Jakayu Biljabu, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Paintings
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Punmu, Western Australia, Australia
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Jakayu Biljabu
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2008
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Child's history text book

Child's history text book

Reverend John Grosse collection
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Textbooks
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Reverend John Grosse
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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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Gordon
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Australia, GPO Sydney

Australia, GPO Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Raphael Tuck & Sons
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Correspondence School Super Primary Department Progress Certificate for 1st Year Drawing and Applied art

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Nettie McColive collection
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Certificates
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Super Primary Department, Adelaide
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The Blue Mts NSW near Mt Victoria

The Blue Mts NSW near Mt Victoria

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Raphael Tuck & Sons
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1907
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Professor Henry and Luise Krips collection
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Spearheads
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Running shoe, right

Running shoe, right

Nova Peris collection
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Sports footwear
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Nova Peris
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Aboriginal sovereignty

Aboriginal sovereignty

Inada Holdings 19/08/1985 collection
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Political badges
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Letter from Nephew & Cousin / George to Aunty, Uncle & Enid, written at sea on 28 November 1941

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Enid Treadgold collection
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Personal letters
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Five Dock, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William R. Glover
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1941
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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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Horses and Cowboy 1997

Horses and Cowboy 1997

Liesl Rockchild collection
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Bush toys
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Titjikala, Northern Territory, Australia
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David Wallace
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1997
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'Footprints on the Rabbit Proof Fence' by Judith Samson (Anya)

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Judith Samson collection
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Acrylic paintings
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He'll be home soon, sick and wounded. Give him a helping hand.

He'll be home soon, sick and wounded. Give him a helping han...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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QSL card for VK4HA

QSL card for VK4HA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Painting depicts an abstract design that recalls the facial decoration for an ancient Pukamini ritual

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Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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Melville Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Black Joe Wombadiemeri
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1974
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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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Martin
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Stone tool - Knife

Stone tool - Knife

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Stone tools
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Bark painting depicting the ceremonial Wawilak ground by Dawidi Djulwadak, Milingimbi, 1964

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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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Dawidi
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1964
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Kaffir Beauty - depicts an African mother and child

Kaffir Beauty - depicts an African mother and child

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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In the Botanical Gardens, Melbourne, Vic

In the Botanical Gardens, Melbourne, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Royal Botanic Gardens, Melbourne, Melbourne, New South Wales, Austr...
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Australians.  Greetings at Xmas

Australians. Greetings at Xmas

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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England, United Kingdom
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B. B., London
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1912
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A Federation style, two storey brick house and front garden

A Federation style, two storey brick house and front garden

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1909
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Archibald Memorial. Hyde Park. Sydney N.S.W.

Archibald Memorial. Hyde Park. Sydney N.S.W.

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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The old people smoke the crab claw

The old people smoke the crab claw

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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Louis J. Tipungwuti
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Morton Summit Road, Adelaide, SA

Morton Summit Road, Adelaide, 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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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Audrey Karyuka
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Tube of pale yellow glass for glass eye sclera

Tube of pale yellow glass for glass eye sclera

Paul McClarin collection
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Samples
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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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Daphne Kawangka
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Shield with pokerwork bird, kangaroo, emu and bush on anterior, stylistically attributed to La Perouse, Sydney

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Scott Rainbow collection
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La Perouse, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Clapstick

Clapstick

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Clapsticks
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Certificate

Certificate

Woodleigh Shorthorn Stud collection
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Prize certificates
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Royal Agricultural Society of Victoria
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1967
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The Moon Man and his wife and the son

The Moon Man and his wife and the son

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Claudia Kantilia
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The Old Stager

The Old Stager

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Frederick F. Booty
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