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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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Digging stick - wana

Digging stick - wana

Tjanpi 'Flying Seven Sisters' collection
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Digging sticks
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Blackstone (Papulankutja Aboriginal community), Western Australia, ...
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Mrs Mamie Butler
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2016
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Film negative - Ullparidja people, Tomkinson Range, north of Mt Davies, South  Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1903

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1903
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Grand View guest house, Mt Gambier, SA

Grand View guest house, 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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St Stephen's Church of England, Newtown

St Stephen's Church of England, Newtown

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Newtown, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Moonlight, Sydney Harbour

Moonlight, Sydney Harbour

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Souvenir lidded dish - Royal Birth 1982

Souvenir lidded dish - Royal Birth 1982

Cecil Ballard Jnr collection
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Commemorative objects
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Prince Charles P.
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1982
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Mount Isa, Queensland, Australia
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Greg Illin
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Botanical Gardens Sydney, N.S.W.

Botanical Gardens Sydney, N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Germany
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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St. Patricks - Church Hill

St. Patricks - Church Hill

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Germany
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1948 36hp Daimler landaulette as used in the 1954 Royal Tour of Australia

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John Harvey collection
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Motor cars
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England, United Kingdom
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Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
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1947
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Bark painting depicting six crabs by Tom Djawa, Milingimbi, 1965

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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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Tom Djawa
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1965
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Pale blue saucer decorated with design of lily-of-the-valley and leaves

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Saucers
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Cast iron prison key

Cast iron prison key

Sotheby's collection no. 1
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Keys
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Campbell Street Gaol, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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1837
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Metal nail

Metal nail

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Nails
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Double Bay, Sydney.

Double Bay, Sydney.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Double Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Rabbit trap

Rabbit trap

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Paintbrush

Paintbrush

Milikapiti Council collection
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Paintbrushes
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Fifteen girls and five boys at the birthday party for Florence Ethel Faithfull and Mary Bryden, on the verandah at Springfield.

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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1903
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Our town Nguiu on Bathurst Island

Our town Nguiu on Bathurst Island

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Wurrumiyanga (Nguiu), Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Terri...
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Mary Dunn
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Poster  'Balloon Challenge'

Poster 'Balloon Challenge'

Australian Bicentennial Authority collection
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Seven grey koalas

Seven grey koalas

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Invitation to Elsie Deane from Mrs Arthur Greenfell, President of the YWCA of Great Britain

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Elsie Deane collection
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Invitations
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London, England
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Elsie Deane
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1937
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Printed supplement from

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Magazine inserts
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1858
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Dolly clothes peg

Dolly clothes peg

Margaret Heap collection
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Clothes pegs
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New Norfolk, Tasmania, Australia
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Pioneer Woodware Co
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1950
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Royal Agricultural Society of NSW

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Colledge Family collection
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Certificates
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New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Emilie Roach
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1949
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WATSON'S BAY. Sydney. N.S.W.

WATSON'S BAY. Sydney. N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Watsons Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Identity card for the 12th World Conference Against A and H Bombs

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Audrey Johnson collection
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Manly Wharf, Sydney.

Manly Wharf, Sydney.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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L & H Publishing Co
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Postcard with photograph captioned Harbour Bridge, Sydney May 1930

Postcard with photograph captioned Harbour Bridge, Sydney Ma...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney Harbour Bridge, Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Aus...
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1930
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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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Ground edge hatchet head, Portland [stone implement]

Ground edge hatchet head, Portland [stone implement]

Herbert Keys collection
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Stone artefacts
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Portland, Victoria, Australia
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Roads and trams at Circular Quay in Sydney.

Roads and trams at Circular Quay in Sydney.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Circular Quay, Sydney Cove, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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L & H Publishing Co
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Large bed of hyacinths at Springfield with a female figure in the background

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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1916
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Church of Our Lady of the Sacred Heart, Randwick, Sydney, N.S.W

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Randwick, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Spiritual Health

Spiritual Health

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Australian Club, near Domain Entrance, Sydney

Australian Club, near Domain Entrance, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Photograph of Carmelo Mirabelli and companion standing next to ladder

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Carmelo Mirabelli collection no. 2
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Mr Carmelo Mirabelli
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Letter printed on yellow paper, titled '1984-A Year to Remember'

Letter printed on yellow paper, titled '1984-A Year to Remem...

1992 Torres Strait Islands Cultural Festival collection
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Letters
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Australia
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Australia Post
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1984
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Child's drawing - Nemarluk by Jack V, Wadeye (Port Keats) NT

Child's drawing - Nemarluk by Jack V, Wadeye (Port Keats) NT

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Port Keats (Wadeye), Northern Territory, Australia
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Jack V
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Print - A Practical Lesson

Print - A Practical Lesson

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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London, England
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Thomas McLean
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1834
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Brisbane Street, Ipswich, Queensland.

Brisbane Street, Ipswich, Queensland.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Ipswich, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1911
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Wet specimen - Wombat - heart

Wet specimen - Wombat - heart

MacKenzie collection
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Zoological specimens
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Envelope containing handwritten letter addressed to J Wyszogrodzki from Archbishop Mannix 1951

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J Wyszogrodzki collection no. 1
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Mr Jack Wyszogrodzki
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1951
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Helichrysum Apiculatum

Helichrysum Apiculatum

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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British halfpenny, 1861

British halfpenny, 1861

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Halfpennies
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1861
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Postcard depicting an image of Mr E.I Cole and Mr W.H. Ayr of the Bohemian Dramatic Company

Postcard depicting an image of Mr E.I Cole and Mr W.H. Ayr o...

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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Langtree, Avenue, Mildura, Vic

Langtree, Avenue, Mildura, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mildura, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Envelope containing a letter from Joan Richmond to her mother

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Joan Richmond collection
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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1931
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'Travels of Mala the Hare Wallaby', painted by Timmy Tjugudai Tjungurrayi, 1981

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Timmy T. Tjungurrayi
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1981
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Document with a typed testimony in Polish and an underlined heading 'Zaswiadczenie', 1948

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George Zagora collection
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Documents
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1948
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Reversible pink jacket

Reversible pink jacket

Carmelo Mirabelli collection no. 1
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Jackets
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Tribal Beat

Tribal Beat

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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1910 sixpence and two 1910 twopenny bits

1910 sixpence and two 1910 twopenny bits

Terence Lane collection
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Brooches
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White enamel mug

White enamel mug

Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Mugs
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Mr Myles J. Dunphy
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John Turner - your sweetheart when a boy Mabel

John Turner - your sweetheart when a boy Mabel

Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Portrait photographs
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Child's drawing - 'Coastal Mangrove' by Sarah Toeboy age16, Weipa North State High School QLD

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Weipa, Queensland, Australia
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Sarah Toeboy
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Long-neck turtle

Long-neck turtle

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Brisbane Institute of Social Service

Brisbane Institute of Social Service

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Fernery Road to Mt Camberwarra, NSW

The Fernery Road to Mt Camberwarra, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Cambewarra Mountain, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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