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Bark painting depicts two goannas

Bark painting depicts two goannas

Maningrida Arts and Crafts 1982 collection
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Bark paintings
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1982
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Hunting

Hunting

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Francis Mary
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Newcastle Beach, NSW

Newcastle Beach, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Newcastle Beach, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Irene Cook
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1910
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Balarinji, three concentric circular motifs

Balarinji, three concentric circular motifs

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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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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Jill King Labarooy Nangala
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Yass Spring Show, 1906, Second Prize

Yass Spring Show, 1906, Second Prize

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1906
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Stan Mitchell collection
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Boomerangs
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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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Angurugu, Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Georgina Wurramara
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Curves in black and white

Curves in black and white

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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'Dhanggi', bark painting, native plant species

'Dhanggi', 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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2014
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Crotalaria verrucosa

Crotalaria verrucosa

Banks Florilegium collection
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Mounts
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Endeavour River, Cooktown, QLD, Australia
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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QSL card for VK5WG

QSL card for VK5WG

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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Port Pirie, South Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1936
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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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Mount Isa, Queensland, Australia
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Brian Doolan
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Invitation to an evening reception in the Great Hall of Parliament House on 9 May 1988

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Chris Grady collection
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Invitations
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Government of Australia
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1988
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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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Lilly Sandy
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Bathurst to Sydney 1927 - Fastest time sash

Bathurst to Sydney 1927 - Fastest time sash

Ken Ross collection
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Sashes
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Bathurst, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Ken Ross
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1927
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'Dhanguniya', bark painting, native plant species

'Dhanguniya', 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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2011
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A Day with the Cattle.  - 'The Sydney Mail' On the Land Series

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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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Child's drawing by Ernest, Tabulam Primary School NSW

Child's drawing by Ernest, Tabulam Primary School NSW

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Tabulam, New South Wales, Australia
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Ernest
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Cream cotton apron altered for Red Cross use during WWI fundraising

Cream cotton apron altered for Red Cross use during WWI fund...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Work aprons
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Postcard featuring a jockey on a horse - David

Postcard featuring a jockey on a horse - David

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Army Plane that came to Warburton by Eunice Yunurupa Porter

The Army Plane that came to Warburton by Eunice Yunurupa Por...

Warakurna History Paintings collection
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Paintings
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Warakurna Community, Western Australia, Australia
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Eunice Y. Porter
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2011
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Spirit People by Yirawala, Croker Island, 1965

Spirit People by Yirawala, Croker Island, 1965

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Croker Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Yirawala
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1965
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 'Wanydjarrpu', bark painting, native plant species

'Wanydjarrpu', 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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2014
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Carved female figure

Carved female figure

Papuan Official collection
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Carvings
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Sir Hubert Murray
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1915
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Child's drawing by Maria Fullerton, St Michael's School, Palm Island QLD

Child's drawing by Maria Fullerton, St Michael's School, Pal...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Palm Island, Queensland, Australia
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Maria Fullerton
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'Dhanguniya', bark painting, native plant species

'Dhanguniya', 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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2012
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Rocket Brigade, Newcastle

Rocket Brigade, Newcastle

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Stockton, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
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The Rocket Brigade
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Glass bowl

Glass bowl

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Bowls
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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1960
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Stan Mitchell collection
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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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Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Clare Aghala
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Lassetter's The Leading Universal Providers, Sydney - Sydney Harbour

Lassetter's The Leading Universal Providers, Sydney - Sydney...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Round the grass-tuft glided a pearly shell.

Round the grass-tuft glided a pearly shell.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mrs Ida Outhwaite
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Clock from the Australian Embassy in Jakarta, Indonesia

Clock from the Australian Embassy in Jakarta, Indonesia

Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade collection no. 2
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Wall clocks
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China
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Seiko Pty Ltd
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2004
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Cartoon of Labor Minister for Foreign Affairs, Bill Hayden, building a Trojan horse

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Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Ward O'Neill
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1984
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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R McHughes
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Wood carving of a female figure in human form

Wood carving of a female figure in human form

Professor Ronald Berndt collection
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Wood carvings
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North-east Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Professor Ronald M. Berndt
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Woolwich Dock, Sydney, N.S.W.

Woolwich Dock, Sydney, N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Woolwich Dock, Woolwich, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Nicholson's for Pianos advertisement postcard

Nicholson's for Pianos advertisement postcard

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Herbert H. Messenger III
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1910
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The inked-in image: a survey of Australian comic art

The inked-in image: a survey of Australian comic art

Vane Lindesay collection no. 1
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Manuscripts
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Vane Lindesay
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1969
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Round wire mesh strainer with a metal plate soldered onto the base

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Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Strainers
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Australia Welcomes The American Fleet

Australia Welcomes The American Fleet

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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FIRST PRIZE, GOULBURN, 1907, A., P., AND H SOCIETY, Section J Class 122, Exhibitor A. L. Faithfull, Ewe 1 1/2 & under 2 1/2  Yrs

FIRST PRIZE, GOULBURN, 1907, A., P., AND H SOCIETY, Section ...

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1907
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Numerical braille plate

Numerical braille plate

Dulcie May Magnus collection
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Educational aids
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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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Mount Isa, Queensland, Australia
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Greg Illin
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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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The Armless Artist

The Armless Artist

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Group of school girls on camp at Bulli in 1910

Group of school girls on camp at Bulli in 1910

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bulli, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1910
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Courtroom sketch 'Day 1 of the Chamberlain trial Justice Muirhead. Darwin.' by Veronica O'Leary dated 13 September 1982.

Courtroom sketch 'Day 1 of the Chamberlain trial Justice Mui...

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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Photograph of Dame Pattie and Sir Robert Menzies

Photograph of Dame Pattie and Sir Robert Menzies

Dame Pattie Menzies collection no. 2
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Photographs
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Dame Pattie Menzies
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Message stick

Message stick

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 1
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Message sticks
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Not known
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1960
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Stan Mitchell collection
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Spearthrowers
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The Ten Best Citizens of Victoria - John Madden

The Ten Best Citizens of Victoria - John Madden

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Victoria, Australia
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Sir John Madden
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Souvenir from France

Souvenir from France

David Westcott collection no. 7
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Postcards
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1914
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Bill

Bill

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Large group of school boys and teachers saluting in the playground

Large group of school boys and teachers saluting in the play...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Blotting paper

Blotting paper

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Certificate awarded at the Inverelle P & A Association, 1973 for second prize for a tatted butterfly doily

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Inverell, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1973
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Bernly Savoy Hotel.  Kings Cross. Sydney

Bernly Savoy Hotel. Kings Cross. Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Kings Cross, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Stone tool - Knife

Stone tool - Knife

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Stone tools
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