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Nice day at the beach

Nice day at the beach

Political Cartooning 2006 collection - John Tiedemann
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Cartoons
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2005
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The Speedy Ready Reckoner

The Speedy Ready Reckoner

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Reference books
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Untitled, by Narritjin Maymuru, Yirrkala, 1967

Untitled, by Narritjin Maymuru, Yirrkala, 1967

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Narritjin Maymuru
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1967
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Brick building, with large doors and a barred door and window

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Olympic Pool, Sydney, N.S.W

Olympic Pool, Sydney, N.S.W

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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Murray Views
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A Bush Road

A Bush Road

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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1909
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Colour Photograph - Part of a collage of photos of protests at the South African Embassy, Canberra.

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Kerry Browning collection
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dominica Katjirr
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Bark painting 'The Dead Spirit' by Yirawala, Marrgulidban

Bark painting 'The Dead Spirit' by Yirawala, Marrgulidban

Dorothy Bennett collection
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Liverpool River, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Yirawala
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Birds Returning

Birds Returning

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Allan Mansell collection
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Etchings
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Tasmania, Australia
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Allan Mansell
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Bark painting divided into square and rectangular panels and depicting a rectangular figure with two triangular prongs on the top

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American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mundjinu
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Saskatoon Beer Medallion

Saskatoon Beer Medallion

Nanette Ward collection
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Canada
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The Greenduck Co.
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1913
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Child's drawing - I like eating goose my father hunt it by Louis Joseph Tipungwuti age 9yrs, St Therese's School, Nguiu, Bathurst Island NT

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Wurrumiyanga (Nguiu), Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Terri...
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Louis J. Tipungwuti
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Macquarie Lighthouse Sydney

Macquarie Lighthouse Sydney

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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Nib pen

Nib pen

Justice Else-Mitchell collection no. 1
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Three patterned kangaroos

Three patterned kangaroos

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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'Royal' of the West, Bathurst Show prize certificate awarded to V M Wilson, 1975

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Bathurst, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1975
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Mark Roberts
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Pink crested bower bird

Pink crested bower bird

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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John M. Cantle
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Special Service Squadron off Sydney heads 9.4.24

Special Service Squadron off Sydney heads 9.4.24

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Waverley, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1924
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Malta - Entrance to Grand Harbour

Malta - Entrance to Grand Harbour

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Malta
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La Perouse N.S.W.

La Perouse N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Ashfield, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Child's drawing - The village by Lucille Pontmului age 12yrs, St Therese's School, Nguiu, Bathurst Island NT

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Wurrumiyanga (Nguiu), Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Terri...
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CUSTOMS HOUSE, CIRCULAR QUAY, SYDNEY.

CUSTOMS HOUSE, CIRCULAR QUAY, SYDNEY.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Circular Quay, Sydney Cove, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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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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Six page letter from John Close to Alice Close, Antarctica 1911

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John Collinson Close collection
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Letters
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Antarctica
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Mr John Henry Collinson Close
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1911
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Lionel says:

Lionel says: "K.O. litter - don't rubbish Australia!"

People's Paraphernalia collection no. 19
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Australia
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Lionel Rose
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1966
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Weapon - Club - wooden

Weapon - Club - wooden

Edmund Milne collection
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Clubs
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Bark painting depicting a hunter of the dreamtime called Migganarg.

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Billy Yirawala
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Stipa Semibarbata

Stipa Semibarbata

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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1873
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I'm Trying So Hard to Forget You

I'm Trying So Hard to Forget You

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Painting depicts four goannas

Painting depicts four goannas

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lardjanga
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Parker toy train passenger car

Parker toy train passenger car

Bruce Macdonald collection
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Toy railway carriages
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The Mountain Road, Shoalhaven, NSW

The Mountain Road, Shoalhaven, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Shoalhaven District, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Before Initiation Boys Receive Presents

Before Initiation Boys Receive Presents

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Paintings
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Dick Roughsey OBE
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1973
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Needle and string

Needle and string

Stan Mitchell collection
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Postcard featuring a sepia photograph, portraying men, women and children observing and accompanying a moving tank along a road

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Nowra Bridge

Nowra Bridge

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Nowra, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Film pack adaptor

Film pack adaptor

Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Photographic equipment
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New York, United States of America
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Eastman Kodak Company
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1903
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Bondi Beach

Bondi Beach

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bondi Beach, Bondi, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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'Time Change'

'Time Change'

Diana Boyer collection
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Diana Boyer
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Raeline Liddy
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Male figure house post

Male figure house post

Papuan Official collection
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Carvings
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr A P. Lyons
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1914
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Amber bead necklace

Amber bead necklace

Guna Kinne collection no. 2
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Necklaces
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Latvia
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1950
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La Perouse, Sydney

La Perouse, 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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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Red-brown hard cover elephant folio scrapbook relating to John [Johnny] Warrens' soccer career, MISC 79 (Cosmos) 1983

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John 'Johnny' Warren collection
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Scrapbooks
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John N. Warren MBE OAM
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Cutting the cards

Cutting the cards

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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NSW Bookstall Co Ltd
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Brass fastening latch

Brass fastening latch

Department of Defence collection
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Fasteners
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London, England
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Edward Thomas Loseby
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1846
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Crystal wine glass from Old Parliament House

Crystal wine glass from Old Parliament House

Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 2
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Wine glasses
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Government of Australia
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Chalet, Lorne, Vic

Chalet, Lorne, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Lorne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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You and I

You and I

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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Untitled child's drawing by  Flora Tipungwuti, St Francis Xavier School, Daly River NT

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Flora Tipungwuti
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Kullberg No 1332 chronometer in a wooden case

Kullberg No 1332 chronometer in a wooden case

Australian Survey Office collection no. 2
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Australian Survey Office
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Rushcutters Bay, Sydney

Rushcutters Bay, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Rushcutters Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Survival 2001

Survival 2001

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Posters
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Lovett Tower, Woden Town Centre, Phillip, Canberra, Australian Capi...
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Cathedral Rocks

Cathedral Rocks

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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1907
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Convict love token from Paul Stieney, 1836

Convict love token from Paul Stieney, 1836

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Austral Railway Models toy train bogie van

Austral Railway Models toy train bogie van

Bruce Macdonald collection
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Toy railway cars
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Junction Street, Nowra, NSW

Junction Street, Nowra, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Nowra, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Bush Life: her first riding lesson, 1920s

Bush Life: her first riding lesson, 1920s

Horse photographs and ephemera collection no. 2
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Photographs
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New York, United States of America
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1920
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