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Profile shot of an aboriginal man displaying tribal scarring across his body

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Patricia Heath collection
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Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Card with a studio photograph of Thomas Hinton on either side, both show him posing alongside an 'Advance Australia' banner

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Thomas Hinton collection
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Albumen prints
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Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Thomas Hinton
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Courtroom sketch 'Michael Chamberlain in the witness box. Chamberlain Trial, Darwin '82.' by Veronica O'Leary.

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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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Aboriginals, NSW

Aboriginals, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Medallion presented to Bransby Beauchamp Cooper after England vs Victoria cricket tour match, 1873

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Bransby Beauchamp Cooper collection
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Medallions
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Victoria, Australia
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Bransby B. Cooper
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1873
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Upper Mary St., Gympie, Queensland

Upper Mary St., Gympie, Queensland

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Gympie, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1900
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Terracotta bowl with dark blue slip by Renita Stanley

Terracotta bowl with dark blue slip by Renita Stanley

Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 7
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Bowls
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Ms Renita Stanley
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2005
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Art Deco ceramic character jug depicting Stanley Melbourne Bruce

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Sir Littleton Groom collection
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Jugs
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England, United Kingdom
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Ashtead Potters Limited
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1928
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REGA brand pneumatic kerosene tank used with a burner to heat cattle branding irons, used on Idracowra Station, NT

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Leo Murphy collection
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Kerosene cooking stoves
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Rega Pty Ltd
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1968
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Woven fibre pubic cover.

Woven fibre pubic cover.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Personal adornments
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Convict love token

Convict love token

British-Australian Friendship Society collection
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Convict love tokens
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1797
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Message on postcard

Message on postcard

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Newtown, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1910
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Purchase slip from Takeda Bros. and Co., 1931

Purchase slip from Takeda Bros. and Co., 1931

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Takeda Bros & Co
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1931
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Courtroom sketch of the Chamberlain trial by Veronica O'Leary, 1982.

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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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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Robert
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Main Entrance, Parramatta Park, N.S.W, 1905

Main Entrance, Parramatta Park, N.S.W, 1905

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Parramatta, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1905
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Giant clam shell

Giant clam shell

Australian Fisheries Management Authority collection
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Shells
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Cobbler, King, Mogil Mogil

Cobbler, King, Mogil Mogil

L Richard Smith breastplate collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Mogil Mogil, New South Wales, Australia
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King Cobbler
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Miss Louie Pounds

Miss Louie Pounds

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Photographic portrait of Admiral Sir John Rushworth Jellicoe

Photographic portrait of Admiral Sir John Rushworth Jellicoe

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic prints
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Whetstone [stone implement]

Whetstone [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Glenthompson, Victoria, Australia
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Parsley Bay, Sydney

Parsley Bay, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Parsley Bay, Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Alexandra Fountain, Bendigo, Vic

Alexandra Fountain, Bendigo, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bendigo, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Handwritten note regarding the fitting of new frames

Handwritten note regarding the fitting of new frames

Gweneth Meyers collection
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Notes
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1958
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Handbell - Note D Octave 4 Pattern 21

Handbell - Note D Octave 4 Pattern 21

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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Woman holding a child, and a man on the veranda of a timber house

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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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Farm workers at Boondara,

Farm workers at Boondara,

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Boondara, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1918
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At the end of my long ride I was delightfully cool.

At the end of my long ride I was delightfully cool.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr F Welch
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1906
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Halcyon 'Surfmaster Avoca' multiplier fishing reel

Halcyon 'Surfmaster Avoca' multiplier fishing reel

Gordon Winter collection
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Fishing reels
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Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
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Halcyon Products
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1940
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Kodj axe made by Larry Blight, Albany WA

Kodj axe made by Larry Blight, Albany WA

Larry Blight collection
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Axes
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Albany, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Larry Blight
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2012
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Nowra Bridge, NSW, 1906

Nowra Bridge, NSW, 1906

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Nowra, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1906
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Bathes of Apollon

Bathes of Apollon

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Bark painting 'A mam or namandi spirit in Margolidjban' by Dick Nguleingulei Murrumurru, Gunbalanya, 1968

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Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 5
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Dick N. Murrumurru
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1968
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Snake sculpture

Snake sculpture

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Wood carvings
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Nora
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1982
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To Greet You.  A timber cutters camp

To Greet You. A timber cutters camp

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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England, United Kingdom
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B. B., London
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Convict love token engraved with the initials S.C., 1822

Convict love token engraved with the initials S.C., 1822

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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The Coming of the First Missionary by Dick Roughsey

The Coming of the First Missionary by Dick Roughsey

Goobalathaldin (Dick Roughsey) collection
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Gouache paintings
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Dick Roughsey OBE
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1981
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The Post Office, Sydney

The Post Office, 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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1911
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The Barge

The Barge

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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Harold J. Munkara
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Main Street, Lake Entrance, Vic

Main Street, Lake Entrance, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Lakes Entrance, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Panoramic, photographic postcard of the Melbourne Cricket Ground, Olympic Pool, Velodrome and Soccer Ground

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Gordon Railway station

Gordon Railway station

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Gordon, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Linocut titled Kaiwalagal, by David Bosun and Solomon Booth, 2001

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David Bosun and Solomon Booth collection
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Linocuts
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Mr David Bosun
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2001
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Invitation to a State Ball at Parliament House, Canberra, on 25 October 1934

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Elizabeth Kay collection no. 2
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Invitations
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Parliament of Australia
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1934
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Brown [savagely]: do you know ...

Brown [savagely]: do you know ...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The lake and weir, Yarrawonga, Vic

The lake and weir, Yarrawonga, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Lake Mulwala, Yarrawonga, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Cyrtostylis Reniformis

Cyrtostylis Reniformis

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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The Spit, Middle Harbour, Sydney

The Spit, Middle Harbour, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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The Spit, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Sheet of paper with a speech by the Captain of the M.V. 'Fair Sea' written in pencil on one side

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J Wyszogrodzki collection no. 1
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Maritime documents
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Railway Station Clarence

Railway Station Clarence

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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1909
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Willaim Street, Bathurst

Willaim Street, Bathurst

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Bathurst, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Letter of thanks from London Exhibitions Ltd, 1905

Letter of thanks from London Exhibitions Ltd, 1905

Captain Cook Plane Table Frame collection
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Business letters
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London, England
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London Exhibitions Limited
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1905
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Boondarra, showing horse teams pulling wagons loaded with wool bales

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Boondara, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1918
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Beddgelert and Snowdon

Beddgelert and Snowdon

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Industrial buildings with chimneys that are billowing smoke

Industrial buildings with chimneys that are billowing smoke

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Footbridge, Lake Wollundry, Wagga, NSW

Footbridge, Lake Wollundry, Wagga, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Hunting by the Sea.

Hunting by the Sea.

Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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Melville Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Tipurrukuwamirri
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Convict love token from J. Hooper

Convict love token from J. Hooper

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Tax Stamps sheet

Tax Stamps sheet

Carmelo Mirabelli collection no. 1
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Financial records
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Shepparton, Goulburn Valley, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Carmelo Mirabelli
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1957
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Mounted copy of William Pitt Faithfull and Mary Deane's marriage certificate

Mounted copy of William Pitt Faithfull and Mary Deane's marr...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Marriage certificates
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